#14 Julia Tyree | Pitcher/Utility
Hometown: Benicia, Calif.
Previous School: Benicia
Major: Biology, Minor in Chemistry; Pre-Medicine
2015 First Team All-GPAC
2014 Omaha World-Herald Honorable Mention All-Nebraska
2014 American Red Cross / NAIA Champion of Character Award Winner
2013 Omaha World-Herald Honorable Mention All-Nebraska
Tyree blossomed into one of the top hitters in the conference as junior, appearing in 51 games (50 starts) ... batted .397 (56-for-141) with 11 doubles, two triples, seven home runs, 38 RBIs and 38 runs ... posted a .514 on-base percentage and .652 slugging percentage ... converted 118 of 124 chances for a .952 fielding percentage ... ranked in the top five among GPAC players in slugging percentage (third), on-base percentage (third) and batting average (fourth) ... seven home runs rank in a tie for fourth for the most in a single season in program history ... notched multiple hits in 15 games ... in the circle, made 20 appearances (10 starts) and went 5-5 with a 4.01 ERA and 19 strikeouts in 75 innings.
Tyree provided a steady bat and pitching arm while starting all 48 games (13 as a pitcher) ... At the plate, batted .325 (49-for-151) with 13 doubles, two triples, two home runs, 28 runs, four stolen bases and 38 RBIs (team high; fourth in the GPAC) ... posted a .376 on-base percentage and .477 slugging percentage ... in the circle, appeared 24 times and worked a total of 98 innings ... went 10-3 with a 4.00 ERA ... allowed 70 runs (56 earned) on 119 hits and 32 walks. struck out 38 ... had a fielding percentage of .964 (four errors in 112 chances).
Tyree impacted Concordia immediately as she played in 33 games, including 20 appearances in the circle...went 6-13 with a 4.40 ERA in 109.2 innings (second on the team)...struck out 40 and allowed 151 hits and 49 walks...at the plate, batted .209 with two home runs and nine RBIs...played in 12 games at second base.
Prepped at Benicia High School in Benicia, California under coach Brandie Todd ... Earned four varsity letters and started all four years ... Captain for two years ... All-League 3 years ... Various team awards such as MVP, best offensive, best defensive, and most inspirational ... Team was 1st place in league in 2012 ... Also participated in cross country.
Born on February 14, in Benicia, California ... Daughter of Juanita and Doyle Tyree ... Has one older brother