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Elizabeth Allum
Elizabeth Allum

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
College Station, Texas

High School:
A&M Consolidated

Position:
OF

B/T:
R/R



2010: Academic All-Big Ten ... saw action in 37 games, starting 31: 29 in right field and two as the designated player ... first collegiate hit was a solo home run against No. 20 Texas at the Houston Classic ... posted a .236 average with 10 runs and six RBI ... reached base via hit, walk or hit by pitch in 25 of 37 games ... drew nine walks and was hit by a pitch five times ... put together a four-game hit streak from Feb. 19 to 21, including three home runs, two against Top 25 foes ... tallied multiple hits in two games, against No. 16 Louisiana-Lafayette and against Cal State Fullerton ... drove in the game-winning RBI vs. Butler ... laid down seven sacrifices ... garnered the Unsung Hero Award at the team's postseason banquet.

2009: Academic All-Big Ten ... appeared in five games as a pinch hitter ... saw time in the right field after pinch hitting against Pacific ... returned to the field after missing much of the 2008 season with a leg injury.

2008: Appeared in six games, starting one in left field and one as the designated player ... Picked up first career start vs. South Alabama (2/9) ... Recorded six at-bats ... Laid down first career sacrifice hit vs. Loyola-Chicago (3/2) ... Registered three putouts: vs. South Alabama (2/9), vs. Stanford (3/1) and vs. Loyola-Chicago (3/2).

2007: Appeared in three games, mostly in pinch-hitting situations ... registered a .333 on-base percentage with one walk ... tallied two at-bats: in collegiate debut vs. Marist and at IUPUI ... chalked up first career walk at Saint Mary's.

High School: A three-year letterwinner at A&M Consolidated High School ... earned all-league honors as a sophomore and second-team all-district acclaim her junior season ... batted .330 with 12 RBI as a senior ... posted a .324 average en route to the district honors and outstanding student-athlete accolades her junior season ... led team to district championship in 2004 and 2005 under head coach Shelly Batson ... team competed in the postseason playoffs all four years ... also played on the freshman and junior varsity volleyball teams ... played summer ball for the Hi-Desert Lightening, the Hi-Desert Thunder and the Texas Avengers ... attended the National Student Leadership Conference ... earned second place in the National Geography Challenge.

Personal: Full name is Elizabeth Kay Allum ... born Jan. 25, 1987 ... parents are Phillip and Margaret Allum ... has two sisters, Caroline and Juliette ... majoring in history ... will face high school teammate Courtney Oberg when the Boilermakers take on Baylor, Feb. 16.