The Haff Rèsumè
Schutt Sports/NFCA Division I National Freshman of the Year Top-Three Finalist
NFCA All-South Region Second Team
SEC All-Tournament Team
All-SEC Second Team
SEC All-Freshman Team
Three-time SEC Freshman of the Week
2018 | Freshman | Game-by-Game
Posted a 29-7 record on a 1.51 ERA as a freshman … Started 31 games on 45 appearances, including 19 complete games … Threw the seventh no-hitter in program history in a 9-0 win over Northern Colorado (March 2) … Registered seven additional one-hitters throughout the course of the season … Held hitters to a .157 batting average while in the circle … Allowed just 44 walks in 213.1 innings pitched, while posting 249 strikeouts … Had 12 outings in which she posted seven or more strikeouts coupled with one or fewer walks … Tallied three victories without allowing a run in 18.2 innings, including a pair of complete-game shutouts over DePaul and Wichita State in the NCAA Fayetteville Regional.
Haff capped her standout prep career with a 14-2 season in the circle to go along with a 0.58 ERA, 225 strikeouts and just 28 walks on her way to Premier Girls Fastpitch (PGF) All-Southeast Region honors. During her career at Lake Region (Fla.) High School, she registered a 49-9 record with a 0.72 ERA and 619 strikeouts. She helped Lake Region to a pair of state runner-up finishes and four district championships. Among her individual accolades, Haff was a two-time Florida Athletic Coaches Association 7A Softball Player of the Year and ranked as high as No. 47 in the FloSoftball Top 100.
Mary is the daughter of Ron and Tula Haff, and has a brother, Drake. In addition to her high school career, Haff’s travel ball team was the Rhode Island Thunder, and she is planning to major in biochemistry at Arkansas.