Payne Delivers Career-High 6 RBI, Grand Slam In Win
2014 (Freshman): Had 17 starts at catcher and started the final three games of the year at Tennessee at third base ... Threw out three base runners attempting to steal ... Started each of the final two games at No. 13 Missouri as catcher ... Went 1-4 in game two vs. Alcorn State, scoring a run and batting in another ... Had one RBI in game one vs. Alcorn State ... Went 2-3 in game two at South Carolina with two runs scored, two RBIs and one home run, the first of her career ... Ended the game vs. Louisiana Tech by throwing out a base runner attempting to steal second ... Started at catcher in the series opener vs. No. 9 Alabama ... Scored one run in game two at ULM ... Started game two at No. 1 Florida and knocked in her first RBI ... Hit a single and scored a run in game two vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... Went 1-1 at Utah and also earned a walk ... Scored two of Ole Miss' five runs vs. Saint Louis ... Scored one of Ole Miss' two runs vs. Bowling Green ... Went 2-4 in Ole Miss' second game at Southern Miss and scored the go-ahead run in the eighth inning ... Scored one run vs. Western Carolina ... Went 1-3 with a run scored vs. Fordham.
High School: One of the top softball players in the Empire State ... Named All-State as a senior ... Second team All-State selection as a junior ... Named All-Long Island as a catcher in 2012 and 2013 ... Was named All-Division all four years, and was the League II Rookie of the Year as an 8th grader ... Four-time All-League selection ... Named second team East Region as a sophomore ... Was named the Bay Shore Softball Player of the Year, and won the Bay Shore Softball Silver Slugger Award ... Was named the Field Player of the Year and to the Large Schools Playoff All-Stars as a captain ... Helped lead Bay Shore High School to a state championship in 2010 ... NFCA Scholar Athlete recipient ... A very skilled field hockey player, was named All-Division and All-Conference as a freshman and sophomore ... Was also a two-year letter winner on the varsity basketball team.
Club Team: Played for Team Long Island.
Personal: Daughter of John M. Syrett Sr. ... Involved with Athletes Helping Athletes and peer support.
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