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Katy McJunkin
Katy McJunkin

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Visalia, Calif.

High School:
El Diamante

Position:
C/UT

B/T:
R/R



2014: Second Team All-Midwest Region ... Two-time Big Ten Freshman of the Week, March 31 and April 21 ... saw action in 50 games, starting 40 - 31 as the designated player and nine at catcher ... boasted a .363 average, second best on the team ... drove in 15 RBI, including the game winners against Michigan State and Indiana and two game-tying RBI ... scored 12 runs ... reached base in 38 of 50 games, including 12 straight games from March 16 to April 9 ... put together a six-game hit streak from April 18 to 25 ... tallied multiple hits in eight games and multiple RBI efforts in three contests ... recorded nine perfect days at the plate, including a 3-for-3 effort vs. Michigan State ... first collegiate hit was a single against Northern Iowa ... first collegiate home run came against Illinois ... drew 12 walks and was hit by a pitch four times ... stole one base ...ranked third on the team in average in Big Ten play (.368).

High School: A second team all-state selection at catcher as a senior ... set school career records for batting average (.461) and hits (182) ... posted a school season record .545 batting average as a senior, while also adding 45 RBI and 10 extra-base hits ... was errorless in 251 defensive chances en route to her second straight team defensive MVP honor ... a second team California All-State Junior Team catcher after posting a .465 average with 33 RBI, 12 doubles, two triples and three home runs ... a four-time all Tulare County first team honoree ... a four-time all-West Yosemite League selection, garnering second team honors as a rookie and first team accolades each of her last three seasons ... a three-time Fresno Bee all-area selection, earning second team honors as a sophomore and first team honors her junior and senior years ... garnered team offensive MVP honors her freshman and sophomore seasons after hitting .348 and .471 respectively, and leading the league with a .581 average her second year ... also played varsity golf three years, earning most improved honors as a sophomore ... a four-year honor roll member ... a Lifetime California Scholarship Federation recipient in 2013 ... volunteered for the Miracle League, which aids special needs children in athletics ... played travel ball for the Orange County Batbusters.

Personal: Full name is Katy Elizabeth McJunkin ... born April 17, 1995 ... parents are Donovan and Christine McJunkin ... mother played softball at Cal State Bakersfield ... has two brothers: Trey and Colin ... plans to major in agriculture.