7 - Hilary Johnson|
|Previous School:||Monterey HS|
Appeared in all but one game, including 50 starts (34 in center field, 16 in right field)...named first team all-PCSC after batting .298 with 15 stolen bases, the second most in the conference and the new Sacramento State Div. I (1990-pres.) single-season record...led the team with 10 sacrifices and ranked second on the Hornets with 23 runs...committed just three errors all season...hit .351 (20-for-57) against PCSC competition...hit safely in 15 of her last 18 games, and raised her batting average 48 points over that span...had eight multiple-hit games...now a three-time all-conference selection, Johnson has a career .318 batting average...her 32 career stolen bases are tied with Lindy Winkler (2003-06) for the Sacramento State Div. I career lead.
Named second team all-Pacific Coast Softball Conference after ranking second on the team in batting average (.353), runs (33), hits (49) and stolen bases (10)...marked the second year in a row she was named second team all-conference...started 46 games in left field...missed nine games because of injury...ranked first on the Hornets in sacrifices (11)...raised her batting average to .413 against PCSC competition, including 19 hits in 46 at-bats…batted a team-best .480 with runners in scoring position and .465 with runners on base…hit safely in 32 games, and had four hitting streaks of at least four games long…batted .647 (11-for-17) during the final six games of the season…her 10 stolen bases were one shy of the school’s Div. I single-season record...hit better than .300 for the second consecutive season and now has a career batting average of .328...averaged more than one hit per game (1.07)...tied for second on the tem with 13 multiple-hit games...her 33 runs rank as the fifth-highest mark in Hornet Div. I single-season history...named to the PCSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll (given to student-athletes with a 3.0 gpa or better) for the second straight year.
Named second team all-Pacific Coast Softball Conference after batting .304 with a team-high 28 runs...became just the third Hornet freshman in the last nine years to hit .300...a .369 hitter against conference competition, she batted .444 (20-for-45) over her final 13 games of the season to raise her batting average 49 points during that span...named PCSC Player of the Week on May 5 after batting .643 (9-for-14) against eventual conference champion Loyola Marymount...was one of 13 Hornets named to the PCSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll...stole seven bases (7-for-13) and recorded a .361 on-base percentage...played in 46 games, including 35 starts in right field, two in left field and three at designated player...had a team-high .431 on-base percentage against conference competition.
Prior to Sacramento State
Attended classes at Monterey Peninsula College.
A 2003 graduate of Monterey High School...played four years of volleyball, soccer and softball...was team captain for all three sports...became the only female athlete at Monterey HS to play four years of three different sports...led the softball team to consecutive league titles (2002-03)...an all-league and all-county selection as a senior after hitting a league-best .416...received honorable mention honors from the Monterey Herald for Female Athlete of the Year.
Born August 14, 1985... parents are Kimber and Stacee Johnson...a child development major with a 3.49 gpa...played two years of club softball for the Salinas Wildcatz (Gold 18-under)...on that squad, she teamed with current Hornets Amy Tompkins, Teri Ann Caoagan, Jennifer Fryou and Ashley Dawson.