Breanne Javier Reflects on Career

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Eric Lopez had a chance to talk with former UCF Knight 1st Basemen Breanne Javier about her UCF Knights career as well as her one season she played in the NPF with the USSSA Pride in 2009.

During her time with the Knights from 2006-2009,  Javier helped lead UCF to the 2008 Conference USA Championship title and to the NCAA Gainesville Regional for just the second time in program history. During the Knights spectacular run in the post season, the Knights defeated No. 9-ranked Houston at Cougar Softball Stadium in the C-USA Championship game, before taking down the nation’s top-ranked Florida in the NCAA Regional finals at Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium. In the Gainesville Regional against Georgia Tech, Javier broke the school record for most base hits in a single breaking the record held by Stephanie Best. 3391723

Javier discussed among many topics in the Interview included :

  • What made Javier decide to come to UCF?
  • What was it like it going through tough 2006 UCF Softball season
  • What made the 2008 team so special?
  • Favorite moment in UCF Career?
  • What was it like playing with Allison Kime?
  • How Javier ended up in the NPF?
  • What was it like playing with USSSA Pride ?
  • What was it like facing Allison Kime in the NPF?
  • What was it like playing with Monica Abbott?
  • Whats her thoughts on UCF Program currently ?
  • What advice she give Shelby Turnier, Samantha McCloskey and Kahley Novak about playing in the NPF?

Breanne Javier Interview 

Javier ranks in UCF’s top-five in 15 career categories, holding the all-time titles in double plays turned, putouts and chances, while ranking third in hits, RBIs and total bases, fourth in batting average and fifth in doubles.

Javier ranks in UCF’s top-five in 15 career categories, holding the all-time titles in double plays turned, putouts and chances, while ranking third in hits, RBIs and total bases, fourth in batting average and fifth in doubles.

In 2008, Javier set two UCF single-season records after tallying 85 hits and registering a 15-game hitting streak from April 5th to May 4th, while also ranking in the top-10 in 20 additional categories.

Javier earned a spot on the Louisville Slugger/NFCA All-Southeast Region First Team in her senior season which was 2009. Javier was also  named a three-time All-C-USA selection by the league’s head coaches from 2007-09.

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Breanne Javier and Allison Kime in 2009 in NPF Regular Season when Javier’s USSSA Pride took on Kime’s Rockford Thunder

The first baseman was not only named one of the league’s best infielders three-straight seasons. Javier earned spots on the C-USA Championship All-Tournament Team in both 2007 and 2008, the 2008 Hawaii Paradise Classic All-Tournament Team and was named the league’s Hitter of the Week on April 30, 2007.

 

Javier started 242 of her 243-consecutive starts at first base, with the other start being at the designated player position.

Following her graduation, Javier became the third former Knight to play in the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) when she signed a free-agent deal with the USSSA Pride for the 2009 season. Javier and the Pride in their 1st season in the NPF ended up in the NPF Championship Series where Javier and Pride lost to Allison Kime’s Rockford Thunder.

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