Freshman pitcher Marlaina Laubach remains perfect at 4-0
BEFORE PENN STATE
Four-year starter on Kempner varsity team coached by Charity Rychlik ... Named team MVP for her efforts during her senior campaign ... Earned second team All-District following freshman and sophomore years ... Named first team All-District, won Leadership Award as a junior and senior ... Golden Glove award-winner as a sophomore and junior ... Started for Kempner varsity volleyball team as a senior ... Earned Academic Excellence Award and named to honor roll all four years ... Played travel ball with Texas Kaos under head coach Bert Emanuel, winners of 2009 12U ASA Southern National Championship ... Qualified for 16U Amateur Softball Association (ASA) Nationals in 2010, the Premier Girls Fastpitch (PGF) Nationals in 2011 and 2012 and the Triple Crown (TC) Gold Nationals in 2012 ... Named TC All-American in 2011 and 2012.
Shelby Clare Miller was born March 19, 1995 to parents Bill and Carolyn Miller in Houston, Texas ... Has two brothers, Aaron and Daniel, and one sister, Ameria ... Aaron played football at Trinity University ... Plans to major in kinesiology with a minor in business.
MILLER ON PENN STATE
"I love everything about the campus, the softball program, the atmosphere and the educational opportunities that Penn State has to offer. The people at Penn State are a close-knit family with a strong drive to succeed."