11 - Mandy Chandler
Mandy Chandler
Height: 5-7
Year: --
Hometown: Covington, Ga.
High School: Eastside
Position: P
Major: Marketing

2008: Appeared in 38 games with 30 starts ... Went 25-9 with a 0.98 ERA and 311 strikeouts over 236.2 innings ... Set GCSU single-season strikeout record ... Pitched 28 complete games, 12 of those being shutouts ... Held batters to a .153 batting average against ... In postseason play went 5-3 with a 1.68 ERA and 60 strikeouts .... Threw four consecutive complete game shutouts in PBC play ... Had 13 games with 10-plus strikeouts ... Named to the Peach Belt Conference All Tournament Team after going 4-1 with a 1.63 ERA and 36 strikeouts in the playoffs ... Named Daktronics Second Team All-American ... Named to the NFCA All-Region First Team ... Named to Daktronics All-Region First Team ... Named to the NCAA Regional All-Tournament Team ... Named to the CoSIDA/ESPN the Magazine Academic All-American Third Team, after taking first team All-District ... PBC Silver Scholar.

2007: Appeared in 41 games with 31 starts ... Named All-Peach Belt Conference and Daktronics All-Southeast Region ... Went 22-12 with a 1.33 ERA and 280 strikeouts over 221.1 innings ... Dealt eight shutouts among 22 complete games ... Her career marks of 479 strikeouts and 45 wins are already GCSU records, despite being just a junior ... Teamed with Janna Shiver for a no-hitter in her first outing of the season against Clark-Atlanta ... Had 12 games with 10-plus strikeouts, including a season-best 16 in a 2-1 win over Lenoir-Rhyne ... Went 10 appearances without a loss from March 14 to April 7 ... Peach Belt Presidential Honor Roll.

2006: Earned All-Peach Belt Conference and Second Team NFCA All-Region honors as a freshman after posting a 23-4 record and 1.84 ERA with 199 strikeouts in 190.2 innings pitched ... Also held hitters to a .217 batting average ... Was tied for the league lead in wins, ranked second in strikeouts, and was tied for second with six shutouts ... Was named the MVP of the NCAA South Atlantic Regional after posting a 4-0 record with a 1.53 ERA and 44 K's in 32 innings in four appearances ... Fanned a school-record 23 batters while pitching all 16 innings in GCSU's 4-1 victory over Lenoir-Rhyne in the NCAA Regional Championship game ... Was also named to the PBC All-Tournament Team after posting a 2-0 record with a 0.82 ERA ... Went 8-1 in PBC games and was named the PBC Pitcher of the Week on April 17 ... Was also named to the PBC Presidential Honor Roll.

High School: Graduated from Eastside High School in Covington, Ga. ... Earned Honorable Mention All-State honors as a senior and was a two-time All-Region selection.

Personal: Daughter of Glenn and Christi Chandler ... Born March 31, 1987 ... Majoring in marketing ... Chose GCSU because of the university's academic reputation and the quality of the softball program ... Lists Lisa Fernandez as her favorite athlete ... Hopes to pursue a career in pharmaceutical sales after graduation ... Lists "Wedding Crashers" as her favorite movie ... Team representative of Student Athlete Advisory Committee.

 

 

Year ERA W-L APP SHO IP ER SO
2008 0.98 25-9 38 12 236.2 33 311
2007 1.33 22-12 41 8 221.1 42 280
2006 1.84 23-4 35 6 190.2 50 199
Total 1.35 70-25 114 26 648.2 125 790