Sophomore Third Baseman Goes 4-4 In 11-9 Win At Auburn
2013: Set a program-record with her 13-game hitting streak from Feb. 22-March 8 ... Became the Ole Miss career stolen bases record holder with a steal at UCF on March 1 ... Led the Rebels and was third in the SEC and 31st nationally with 33 stolen bases, the most in Ole Miss single season history ... Batted .305, and was tied for second on the team with 34 runs ... Had the second most hits on the team with 51 ... Named to 2013 SEC Softball Community Service Team ... Went 3-4 with two RBI, one run and her first triple of the year in game one vs. Alcorn State ... Went 2-4 with one run in each of the first two games vs. Texas A&M ... Went 2-3 with one run and one RBI vs. ULM ... Went 3-5 in the series finale at Auburn, scoring two runs and stealing one base ... Went 2-3 with a stolen base in game one vs. Florida ... Scored two runs in game two at Georgia ... Completed a 2-3 day at Belmont with three runs scored and a stolen base ... Had one hit, one RBI, one run and one stolen base in game one at No. 15 Kentucky ... Went 2-3 with two runs scored, an RBI and a stolen base in game two of a doubleheader against Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... Had a career-high four hits (4-4), with two runs scored and a career-high tying four stolen bases in game one vs. UAPB ... Finished 3-4, with one run scored, one RBI and one stolen base against Middle Tennessee State ... Stole a then-career high four bases in the Rebels' season-opening win over Saint Mary's, and tied a career-high with three hits against the Gaels.
2012: Appeared in 53 games with 52 starts in the outfield ... Ranked ninth in the SEC with 20 steals ... Finished third on the team with a .291 batting average ... Led the squad in triples with three ... Tied for fourth on the team in hits with 37 ... Tied career-high with three hits including the game-winning RBI single in the seventh inning versus South Carolina (5/6) ... Posted two hits, scored two runs, had one RBI and stole a base in the second game of a doubleheader against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (5/1) ... Picked up two hits at No. 23 LSU (4/21) ... Went 3-for-3 with three runs scored and stole a career-high three bases against No. 24 Auburn (4/1) ... Went 2-for-4 and scored a run versus Colorado State (3/10) ... Collected two hits and scored two runs in the second game of a doubleheader sweep at Arkansas (3/7) ... Went 2-for-3 and scored two runs against Belmont (3/3) ... Picked up two hits and scored a run at Florida State ... Was 1-for-3 with two runs scored and two steals in the season opener against Tennessee Tech (2/10).
2011: Appeared in 51 games with 46 starts in the outfield ... Finished second on the team with a .313 batting average and 128 at-bats ... Ranked second on team in hits with 40 ... Led the squad in runs scored with 26 ... Posted two hits at No. 4 Georgia (4/15) ... Stole a base, scored a run and collected two hits against Middle Tennessee (4/13) ... Scored a run and doubled at Mississippi State (4/1) ... Registered two hits, stole a base and scored a run against Central Arkansas (3/16) ... Went 2-for-2 with a season-high two-RBI in a doubleheader against Alcorn State (3/1) ... Went 1-for-2 with a home run and a season-high two stolen bases against Southeast Missouri (2/27) ... Connected on two hits, a run scored and stole a base versus Fordham (2/18) ... Went 3-for-4 and knocked in a run against San Jose State (2/10).
2010: Tied for second on the squad with 11 steals and finished third with 24 runs scored ... Picked up two hits and scored two runs in a doubleheader against Alcorn State (5/14) ... Stole a base and scored a run against Arkansas (5/2) ... Tied a school-record with four runs scored at Central Arkansas (4/2) ... Also swiped two bases and picked up a hit and RBI against the Bears ... Stole a base and later scored at Samford (4/15) ... Collected a stolen base and scored a run versus Georgia (4/11) ... Picked up a season-high two hits against Alcorn State (3/31) ... Also posted a stolen base, a run scored and an RBI ... Posted a hit and a stolen base against Central Arkansas (3/3) ... Went 1-for-1 with a stolen base and a run scored versus Centenary (2/27).
HIGH SCHOOL: A three time All-Region 7-5A and three time All-State pick at North Gwinnett for Coach Randy Black ... Earned Georgia Coaches' Association All-County honor twice and was named to the Gwinnett Daily Post All-County team three times ... Was selected to the 2008 Georgia Coaches' Association All-Star team and to the "Super Six" in both 2007 and 2008 ... Holds the Gwinnett County steals record for both a season (38) and a career (100) ... Batted .385 for her career with a .485 on-base percentage ... Named an NFC A Scholar-Athlete ... Earned four letters in softball and two in track ... A two-time track team MVP ... Was president of Key Club, a member of the Homecoming Court and earned a 200+ Community Service Award.
CLUB TEAM: Played for the East Cobb Bullets.
PERSONAL: Full name is Brittany Elizabeth Broome ... Born February 13, 1991 ... Daughter of Thad and Anna Broome ... An early childhood education major ... Made the Chancellor's Honor Roll in Fall 2009 and the UMAA Honor Roll in Fall 2011 ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll in 2011 and 2012 ... Favorite TV show is `Gossip Girls' ... Favorite food is fried chicken ... Says her most prized possession is her clothes ... Would add UCLA to the schedule if she could add one team ... Couldn't image going a week without popcorn ... Says her grandfather is the person that most influenced her life ... Chose Ole Miss because of the teammates.
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