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Molly Manning
Molly  Manning


Ponte Verde Beach, Fla.

High School:
Bartram Trail




Wildcats Walk-Off Winners in Season Finale

Manning's walk-off single caps seventh inning rally


Pirates Win Marathon Game on Eleventh Inning Single

Villanova's first extra inning of the year went eleven innings


Seniors Carry Wildcats to Victory in Opener Against Seton Hall

Delahaba's gem and Burlin's home run punctuate win


Wildcats Take on Seton Hall in Final Series of the Season

Six Villanova seniors will play their final games


Villanova Loses Heartbreaker to No. 17 South Florida

Wildcats rallied to tie the game in the seventh, but fell in the bottom of the frame

2011: Started 44 games in her junior season, including 18 starts and 5 relief appearances in the circle... Had the fourth highest average on the team at .275 with 36 hits... Tied for second on the team with two home runs and finished third on the team with 19 RBIs... Had a 3.83 ERA in the circle...Led the team in wins overall with 8 and BIG EAST victories with 3... Threw 11 complete games, 115 innings, and added 68 strikeouts... Fourth on the team in BIG EAST batting average at .290 and second with seven RBIs... Had nine multi-hit games and five multi-RBI games... Hit her first career grand slam against Louisville (March 27)... Had two hits, including the game-winning two-run home run against Rutgers (April 27) where she also pitched a complete game, surrendering just one run... Had three hits and three RBIs against Eastern Tennessee St (March 4) where she also pitched seven innings and zero earned runs... Had two hits and three RBIs in a victory against La Salle (April 7)... Pitched a complete game in a victory against South Carolina (February 18) while surrendering zero earned runs... Gave Villanova their first BIG EAST victory with her complete game effort at Louisville (March 26).

2010: Stellar sophomore campaign... Played in 54 games as a pitcher and designated player... Made 28 appearances on the mound with 13 wins... Totaled a 2.99 ERA... Started 17 games... Threw 13 complete games and had one save... Struck out 130 batters in 154.2 innings pitched... Threw the first no-hitter of her career Feb. 26 in a 4-0 victory against St. Francis in Ft. Myers, Fla... Recorded a .277 batting average with 44 hits and 15 runs... Tallied five doubles and tied for second on the squad with four homeruns... Notched a .384 slugging percentage... Slammed a game-tying homerun at DePaul on April 10 which led to a 3-2 Villanova victory... Named to the second team All-Mid-East Region... Named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

2009: Posted a 5-5 record in 21 appearances... Made 14 starts and four complete games...Recorded one shutout in 82.0 innings pitched... Struck out 73 batters with a 2.56 ERA... Named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

Bartram Trail High School: Four-year letterwinner...Four-time all-county and three-time all-conference selection...Named to the first team all-state and all-area in both 2007 and 2008...2008 Florida Times Union Softball Player of the Year...2008 District 5A Player of the Year...Helped her team to a 2008 FHSAA softball championships...Was also an all-county and all-conference selection in basketball...Graduated Magna Cum Laude with three academic letters.

Personal: Daughter of Andy Manning and Kathryn Kehoe...Born 5/16/90...Has one sister, Kelly...Planning to major in business.