DSU Softball BIO
16 Casey Beighley

Academics:  Two-time NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete (2010, 2011) ... member of Chi Alpha Sigma, a honor society that recognizes student-athletes who have maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.4 or higher ...2010 and 2011 MEAC Commissioner All-Academic honoree.

2012:  Lowe's Senior Class Award nominee.

2011:  Finished season tied for fifth all-time in DSU softball history with 16 doubles ... averaged 0.33 doubles per game, good for 12th nationally ... MEAC Pitcher of the Week for March 21 ... recorded a .308 batting average with a career-high 45 hits (fourth) ... tied for team lead with two home runs ... started 46 games ... tallied 23 runs (fourth) and 26 RBI (third) with 67 total bases (fourth) ... posted .459 slugging (fourth), .333 on-base and .850 fielding percentages ... went 3-for-3 on the base paths ... tied career-high with five at-bats twice ... posted a career-high two doubles in three games ... led off season with three hits and two runs scored at North Carolina Central on Feb. 25 ... finished third on team with 2.96 ERA (sixth MEAC) ... posted first winning season with a 9-7 record ... nine wins was second-most on team and eighth in the conference ... led team with four complete games and pitched two complete game shutouts (back-to-back with UMES on March 19 and Mount St. Mary's on March 20) ... also earned first career save in the team's first game of the 2011 MEAC Tournament vs. South Carolina State on May 12 ... second on team with 85.0 innings pitched ... held opposing batters to a .240 average at the plate, good for third in the MEAC ... allowed just 48 runs and 36 earned runs, both good for second in the MEAC behind teammate Stephanie Sarris ... allowed conference-low one home run ... threw career-high 7.0 innings vs. Mount St. Mary's on March 20 ... earned first win of season in 9-1 victory at Siena on Feb. 26.

2010:  Started 37 of 38 games played ... posted .248 batting average with 29 hits, eight doubles and three home runs (second on team) ... collected 14 runs scored and 18 RBI in addition to 46 total bases ... finished season with .393 slugging percentage ... recorded a career day with four hits and three runs in five at-bats at North Carolina Central on Feb. 26 ... tallied five RBI with two hits vs. Barton on Feb. 28 ... smacked two doubles vs. Rhode Island on March 21 ... seventh in the MEAC with 30 appearances as a pitcher ... second with 19 games in relief and fourth with 13 games finished ... fifth with 91 hits, 56 runs and 41 earned runs allowed ... recorded a 4.73 ERA (third) and 8-5 win/loss record (second) ... tallied 78.0 innings pitched, the second-most on the team ... allowed opposing batters a .286 average ... pitched a season- and career-high 6.1 innings vs. North Carolina State on March 13 ... earned first win of season in a 17-3 victory vs. South Carolina State on Feb. 27 ... allowed no hits four times throughout the season and no runs nine times.

2009:  Started illustrious career with Hornets as a successful hitter and pitcher ... finished third on the team with a .293 batting average in 46 games played her freshman season for the Hornets ... started all but one game ... recorded 39 hits (second) with seven doubles (second), one triple and 11 runs scored in addition to 22 RBI (second) and two walks ... posted .361 slugging (fourth), .309 on-base and .833 fielding percentages ... tallied a career-high three hits and three RBI at North Carolina Central in the second game of a doubleheader on Feb. 13 ... as a pitcher, appeared in 18 games, starting seven for DSU ... wrapped up season second on the team with a 3.37 ERA and 3-5 record in 62.1 innings pitched ... threw two complete games and one shutout ... finished first on the team with 11 games in relief ... led team with just 30 total earned runs allowed ... struck out 43 batters and held opponents to a .289 batting average ... collected first win of career with a 9-0 win at North Carolina Central on Feb. 13 ... threw 5.0 innings, giving up just three hits and striking out six in NCCU game ... pitched season-high 6.2 innings vs. Temple on April 17 and vs. Hampton on April 25.

High School:  Three-time All-Pacific View League First Team honoree and MVP ... also named the Pacific View League Pitcher of the Year as a senior ... also earned Honorable Mention honors her freshman season.

Club:  Member of SoCal Panthers for five years, one of California's top travel squads ... was teammate of DSU softball players, Breanne Parr, Tawny Reeger and Rachel Carroll.

Personal:  Born May 11, 1990 in Los Angeles, Calif. ... daughter of Vickie and Thomas Beighley ... last name is pronounced "BIG-lee" ... graduated in 2008 from Pacifica High School in Oxnard, Calif. ... volunteered her time as a tutor at Curren Elementary School ... majoring in mass communications with the goal of creating her own magazine ... member of the S.T.I.N.G. club.


Innings Pitched - 7.0 vs. Mount St. Mary's 3/20/11

Walks allowed - 6 vs. Howard 4/2/10

Strikeouts - 6, four times

Batters faced - NA

Hits - 4 at North Carolina Central 2/26/10

Doubles - 2, four times

Triples - 1, three times

Home runs - 1, five times

Total bases - NA

RBI - 5, vs. Barton 2/28/10

Runs - 3 at North Carolina Central 2/26/10

Walks - 1, eight times

HBP - 1, four times

Strikeouts - 3 vs. Winston-Salem State 4/18/09

Sac Flies - 1, three times

At bats - 5, six times

Stolen Bases - 1, five times

Field Chances - NA

Putouts - 3, three times

Assists - 3, three times
Position: Outfield/Pitcher
Height: 5'7"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.
High School: Pacifica H.S.
Major: Mass Communications
Experience: 3 Years
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