Cortlandt Manor, N.Y. / Walter Panas
At Delaware: Second-year member of the Blue Hens who will again challenge for the starting position behind the plate.
2012 Season: Appeared in 51 games while making 46 starts, all but one behind the plate • earned the Team Defensive MVP award • recorded five hits and two runs scored on the year • posted first career hit against Binghamton (2/17) • had a single in three consecutive games against La Salle, Norfolk State and Western Michigan • also recorded a single against George Mason (4/1) • threw out 10 runners attempting to steal.
High School: Four-year starter on the softball team as a catcher and shortstop at Walter Panas High School • three-time All-League selection • All-Section I pick and fourth team All-State honoree as a senior • earned New York State Officials Sportsmanship Award during senior year • NYS Scholar Athlete all four years • two-year captain • led Walter Panas to the Section I Class A tournament during her final two seasons • member of National Honor Society and National Spanish Honor Society • earned Pablo Neruda Award and Underclassmen Math, Spanish and English awards • given Superintendent’s Award for Outstanding Co-Curricular Achievement.
Personal: Mary C. O’Reilly • daughter of Patrick and Karen O’Reilly • has an older sister, Susan • health and physical education major at Delaware with a minor in physical activity with disabilities • enjoys exercising, math, and playing video games.
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