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Hannah Penna
Hannah Penna

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Miami

High School:
Southwest Miami

Height:
5-10

Position:
P

B/T:
R/R

05/14/2014

Blue Demons Back Among Finest in the Nation

BIG EAST champion faces James Madison Friday in NCAA Regional at Lexington, Ky.

04/26/2014

Blue Demon Express Rolls to 16th Win in a Row

Connolly's blast leads DePaul to longest winning streak since 2011

04/25/2014

Senior Foursome Inspiring Teammates to Realize Their Potential

Verdun, Braden, Coronado, Penna to be honored at Senior Day postgame ceremony on Sunday

04/13/2014

Blue Demons Beat Hoyas 9-1, Stay Perfect in Conference Play

DePaul wins 11th straight game and goes to 10-0 in the BIG EAST with blowout win

04/12/2014

Blue Demons Top Georgetown for Ninth Win in a Row

DePaul opens critical three-game BIG EAST series with 7-6 win in opener of Saturday's doubleheader

CAREER HONORS & AWARDS
• 2010-11 BIG EAST All-Academic Team
• 2011-12 BIG EAST All-Academic Team

2014 (Senior Season):Hit game-deciding, pinch-hit three-run HR to beat No. 23/25 Notre Dame (4/4)... picked up first career save in 7-3 win at Creighton (4/18)... earned first win against Western Carolina, striking out 11 in six innings (2/14)... picked up two wins at NFCA Leadoff Classic, allowing just one extra base hit... named to BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll for second time in career (2/24)... went 2-for-4 with two RBI in 10-6 comeback win against Rutgers... made first appearance of the season on the mound vs. Jacksonville (2/7).

2013 (Junior Season): Career-high four-hit, six RBI day vs. Seton Hall... career-high 12 strikeouts in complete-game shutout vs. Pittsburgh... smashed a dramatic pinch-hit, three-run home run to beat Notre Dame on Senior Day at Cacciatore Stadium... hit first career home run against Pacific... went 8-7 in the circle with a 3.42 ERA.

2012 (Sophomore Season): Held No. 1 California to one run on five hits in 2-0 loss... pitched a four-hit shutout against Hofstra... stopped Delaware on one run and three hits... combined with Kirsten Verdun for shutouts against Georgetown and Connecticut... named to the BIG EAST Honor Roll.

2011 (Freshman Season): Made first collegiate appearance against Fordham... ripped a hard grounder that brought home the winning run against No. 22 Ohio State... played in five games with three appearances in the pitching circle.

High School: Miami-Dade First Team pitcher as a senior after going 19-8 with a 1.02 ERA and 205 strikeouts while batting .380... second-team, All-State as a junior... led Southwest to district title game as a senior... two-time team MVP in softball and volleyball... academically top 10 percent of senior class... older sister Missy was an All-American pitcher at Stanford in 2009... Hannah pitched for the Dominican Republic National Team in the 2010 World Championships at Caracas, Venezuela.

Personal: Daughter of Robert and Lori Penna... has four brothers, Robert, Joseph, Matthew, Edward and five sisters, Anita, Melissa (Missy), Leanne, Heidi, Bethanie... majoring in Psychology.