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#24 - Wendy Gillet
2017-18 Softball
POS.
1B
B/T
L/L
HT.
5-9
YR.
Jr.
HOMETOWN
Orange, Texas
PREV SCHOOL
Starks HS
Wendy Gillet

2016 Freshman Season: Named to the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference All-Conference squad as a First Baseman after leading the team and finishing second in the conference in both batting average (.410), hits (59), and doubles (16)... Led the team with four home runs... Her batting average and doubles were third in the single-season annals, while her 59 hits was fifth in the single-season annals... Finished 29th in the country in toughest to strikeout (one every 48.3 at-bats), 77th in hits, and 110th in RBI’s (39)... Finished fourth in the SCAC with a .618 slugging percentage... Began her collegiate career with a hit in 10-straight games... Named SCAC Offensive Player of the Week after her first week of the season, going 9-for-20 with six RBI’s, five doubles, two runs scored and a triple in a pair of games each at LeTourneau February 8, at Southwest Assemblies of God February 9, and at Millsaps February 13... Scored the winning run in the Ladies 3-2 win at Southwest Assemblies of God February 9... Drove in an insurance run in the three-run seventh of the Ladies 4-2 win at Millsaps February 13... Named the final SCAC Offensive Player of the Week in helping the Ladies wrap up an SCAC Tournament berth with an 8-for-15 effort with nine RBI’s, four runs scored, and a pair of home runs at Austin College April 15-16... Went 3-for-4 with a two-run home run in the first inning in the SCAC Tournament appearance-clincher with an 8-4 win at Austin College April 15... Named Academic All-Conference.

Prior to Centenary: Played first base for head coach Jack Miller at Starks HS… Was an accomplished player for the Panthers, including being named First Team All-District and First Team Coaches All-State five times, four time First Team Writers All-State, a three time All-Southwest honoree and a two-time All-American… Member of the Louisiana Class C State Championship Basketball team in 2011… Named Academic All-State in three different sports.

Personal: Full name is Wendy Marie Gillet… Born November 29, 1996… Daughter of Wade and Janice Gillet… Has one sister, Angela, and one brother, Chris… Majoring in psychology at Centenary.

Favorite Movie: Harry Potter

Hobbies: Watching movies and playing with her nieces and nephews

Pre-game Superstitions: Wearing the same thing and has to listen to music

Favorite Athlete: Mark Teixeira