Nadine Blackie
Nadine Blackie

Player Profile

Delta, British Columbia

Last College:
Pensacola Junior College




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Maryland v Towson


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Maryland v GW


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Maryland v UNC

As a junior in 2009: Averaged a .300 batting average on the year, which was third on the team ... started and played in 52 games ... had 22 runs, a team high, and 42 hits tied for second on the team in RBI with 18 ... her .479 slugging percentage and .404 on-base percentage were the highest on the team ... also led the team in walks with 22 and putouts with 296 ... had 11 stolen bases ... had three hits in back-to back games against Hofstra on April 8, including a career-high three RBI in the first game ... had two stolen bases against Nevada on Feb. 21.

Before Maryland: Played center field and shortstop the past two seasons at Pennsacola Junior College in Pensacola, Fla. ... earned All-Panhandle Conference first team honors after leading the Pirates to a 30-18 record in 2008 ... batted .381 with 24 runs, seven doubles, one triple and 22 RBIs during her sophomore season at Pensacola JC ... named to the Florida Community College Activities Association (FCCAA) All-Tournament team and the Gulf District All-Tournament team after batting .500 with seven runs during five postseason games as her team advanced to the tournament's semifinal ... represents Pensacola JC's all-time leader in runs scored ... participated in club softball for Delta Heat Fastpitch in Delta, British Columbia, where she played nearly every infield and outfield position ... a member of the White Rock Renegades women's team that participated in the Canada Cup and captured the provincial championship ... also represented British Columbia by winning gold at the Canada Summer Games in 2005.

Personal: Daughter of Les and Christine Blackie ... is an only child ... represents the team's lone internationally-born player ... chose Maryland for its academic integrity and strong softball program ... participates in athletics for the fierce competition and the camraderie she develops with her teammates ... enjoys singing in the shower and dancing in the car ... favorite athlete is Canadian-born NBA star Steve Nash ... lists pasta as her favorite food ... a business management major.

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