Shelby Turnier

Position: Pitcher | Number: 1
Bats: Right | Throws: Right
Daye of Birth: 05/16/1994 | Height: 5-5

Resides: Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.

Pro Experience:
2nd Season: CHI (2016-present)

College Experience:
Central Florida

  • Drafted 11th overall in the 2nd round of the 2016 NPF Draft by the Bandits
  • Signed a one year contract with the Bandits on May 26, 2016
  • Renewed her contract with the Bandits for a second season on February 9, 2017.
  • Enjoyed an excellent rookie season with the Bandits, compiling a team-best 6-4 record.
  • Posted a 3.22 ERA in 69.2 innings of work in the circle.
  • Allowed three runs on six hits across 4.2 innings to pick up her first career win on June 14, 2016.
  • Tossed a 1-2-3 seventh inning in game three of the NPF Championship Series to clinch the Bandits' fourth Cowles Cup title in franchise history.
  • Delivered 10 scoreless innings in the postseason while collecting one win and two saves.
  • Became the first All-American in UCF softball history after earning First Team honors in 2015.
  • Holds the program’s single-season record for ERA (0.87).
  • With a 3-2 win over Connecticut in the AAC quarterfinals, moved into first on the program’s all-time wins list (79).
  • 2015 American Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Year.
  • Conference USA All-Freshman Team member.
  • 3x First Team all-conference performer
  • Led UCF to consecutive NCAA Tournament appearances.
  • Became the highest draft pick in UCF history after being taken 11th overall in the 2016 NPF Draft
  • Majored in accounting while at Central Florida.
  • Worked as an assistant softball coach at the University of North Florida during the offseason.
  • Highest draft pick in UCF softball history.


Year League Club W L SV CG IP ERA H AVG R BB SO ER
2016 NPF Bandits 5 4 0 2 60.2 3.69 53 .227 34 18 47 32