3 - Lauren Blair|
|Previous School:||Golden West HS|
CAREER STATS (pdf)
Appeared in nine games, including one start at second base…also made four appearances as pinch runner and two as a pinch hitter…scored runs in three of those four pinch running appearances…had just four at-bats all season, and did not commit an error defensively…named to the PCSC’s Commissioner’s Honor Roll for the third straight year…recipient of the NFCA Scholar-Athlete Award from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) for the third straight year.
Appeared in 18 games, including two starts at second base…made a team-high 12 appearances as a pinch runner…had seven at-bats with a double, a walk and three runs scored…both of her starts came against San Diego on April 10…recipient of the NFCA Scholar-Athlete Award from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) for the second straight year…the award is given to student-athletes that record a 3.5 gpa or better during the academic year…also named to the PCSC’s Commissioner’s Honor Roll for the second straight season.
Appeared in 31 games, including eight starts (four times at second base, twice at shortstop and twice in left field)…finished the year with 32 at-bats, six runs, four hits, three walks, an RBI and a stolen base…made a team-best 13 appearances as a pinch runner, scoring on four of those occasions…went 2-for-3 with two runs, a walk and an RBI in a victory over Santa Clara on April 11…recipient of the NFCA Scholar-Athlete Award from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA)…also named to the PCSC’s Commissioner’s Honor Roll.
A 2009 graduate of Golden West High School in Visalia, Calif…played four years of softball for the Trailblazers as the team’s second baseman…a four-time all-West Yosemite League selection…helped the 2009 squad to a league championship, including a 22-13 overall record and 10-2 league mark…as a senior, she was 10-for-11 in stolen base opportunities and committed just six errors all season (.957 fielding percentage)…a first team all-league and second team all-county selection as a sophomore…graduated as the school’s valedictorian with a 4.05 gpa.
Parents and Bill and Lesli Blair…a liberal studies major…played four years of club softball for Valley Gold of Fresno…played against the United States softball team during the squad’s 2008 Bound 4 Beijing Tour…brother, Ryan, played for the Sacramento State baseball team in 2007-08, and was drafted by the Cleveland Indians in the 21st round of the 2008 draft.