Carly Duckworth Athlete Profile

#3 Carly Duckworth

Position: Outfielder Height: 5-7 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2011-2014 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT Last School: Olympus High School

Personal

  • Daughter of Tracy and Lorie
  • Born in Salt Lake City
  • Has three sisters and one brother
  • Enjoys playing and watching all sports, being with friends and family, traveling, and playing guitar
  • Chose number 3 because she grew up wearing it
  • Father played football at Utah State from 1982-84
  • Majoring in finance

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Olympus High
  • As a pitcher, helped Olympus make the state semifinals for the first time in school history in 2010
  • Three-time 4A All-State First Team (2008-10)
  • 4A All-State Second Team as a freshman in 2007
  • Four-time All-Region selection
  • Three-time Team MVP
  • Also lettered in basketball, volleyball and cross country
  • Teammate of fellow BYU softball player, Tori Almond on ASA state champion club team Salt Lake Flames
  • Coached by Cyndee Bennett
  • Honor roll student
  • National Honors Society
  • Student council member


2011 | Freshman Year

  • All-Mountain West Conference First Team
  • MWC All-Academic roll
  • One of the top freshmen in the MWC
  • In conference games, was ranked fourth in on base percentage (.525), fifth in runs scored (14) and 10th in batting average (.387)
  • Hit a solo home run at New Mexico
  • Tied a BYU record with 4 runs at Colorado State, adding 2 hits, 2 RBI, a double, a home run and 2 walks
  • Hit a 3-run home run vs. Utah Valley with 1 stolen base
  • Hit a 2-run home run to end the Utah State game early, totaling 3 RBI and 1 run
  • Hit a home run in the season opener vs. Weber State, garnering 3 RBI and 1 run
  • Named to the Hawaii Spring Fling All-Tournament team
  • Hit an RBI-double vs. No. 16 Hawaii
  • Had 1 hit vs. No. 16 Hawaii
  • Had 1 hit vs. No. 9 Cal
  • Hit 3-for-3 against Cleveland State, including a home run with 3 RBI and 1 run
  • Started against Cal State Northridge, hitting an RBI-double and scoring 1 run
  • Started for the first time as a Cougar vs. No. 19 Texas A&M, hitting 2-for-4 with 2 runs, 1 RBI and 1 stolen base, including a solo home run
  • Came in as a pitcher against Ole Miss, getting BYU out of a jam, then retiring the side with one strikeout the following inning to start the Cougars on a comeback win

2012 | Sophomore Year

  • Academic All-WAC
  • WAC Scholar-Athlete
  • Hit walk-off single vs. Long Beach State to bring in the game-winning run in the bottom of the seventh
  • Home runs in back-to-back games vs. Memphis and Indiana
  • Hit 2 doubles vs. LIU Brooklyn, accounting for 2 RBI
  • Hit a career-high 3 for 4 with 3 RBI, 1 run and a double vs. UC Davis
  • Played in 43 games, starting in 36, mostly in left field

2013 | Junior Year

  • PCSC Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Turned a 7-3 double play against No. 20 Hawai’i after making a catch in left field and then gunning the runner down at first base
  • Hit 2 for 3 against No. 11 LSU with one run scored
  • Had two hits, two runs scored and one RBI against New Mexico
  • Earned her first win as a Cougar pitcher against Maine 
  • Pitched a complete game against Providence College and struck out a career-high seven batters in the loss
  • Hit 2 for 3 with two runs scored in two-straight games against Marist and San Diego
  • Went 2 for 4 against Sant Clara with one run scored, one triple and two RBI
  • Hit 5 for 12 with five runs scored and one RBI in the series against Saint Mary's
  • Had two hits and two RBI in the Regional opener against No. 3 Oregon; was the only player in the Regional to bring in runs against Oregon
  • Started in 49 games of 55 played
  • Was third on the team and in the conference in stolen bases with a career-high 12

2014 | Senior Year

  • All-WCC Academic Team
  • Homered in three of the first six games of the season
  • Hit a two-run home run to center field against Idaho St.
  • Went 3-for-4 with two runs, an RBI and a double against Southern Utah
  • Had the game-winning RBI against Pacific to finish off the sweep
  • Went 1-for-2 with a hit-by-pitch, three runs and an RBI in the WCC Championship clinching victory over Saint Mary's
  • Went 1-for-3 and scored the first run in a win over Northwestern in the Washington Regional
  • Tied for second on the team with six stolen bases
  • Started in 47 games of 54 played
  • NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete