Maryland clinches a top-three finish in the ACC with pair of wins Saturday
Beards leads offense with four hits, four RBI
Maryland outscores Delaware State, 23-3, in two games Wednesday
Rookie hits two home runs, one a walk-off, for 10-1 win over BC
Maryland won game one, 6-0, and lost in game two, 8-6
Before Maryland: Played four years of varsity softball at Hart High School for Steve Calendo...played second base and shortstop...in her senior season (2012), hit .352 on the year with 32 hits and 12 home runs...hit .396 as a junior (2011) with 36 hits, 31 RBI and six home runs...named to All-League Second Team and Offensive Player of the Year as a junior (2011)...four-time Scholar-Athlete...also played for the So Cal Combat Panthers and coach Bob Surane...member of multiple honor societies and groups...graduated with a 4.3 GPA.
Personal: Juliann Strange...parents are Steve and Pam Strange...has two brothers, Scott and Cody...lists Peyton Manning as her sports hero...came to Maryland for the beautiful campus and great atmosphere...also considered Texas A&M-Corpus Christi...wants to become a math teacher or tutor...math major.