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1 Taylor Abeyta

AS A SENIOR IN 2016
All-CCAA Second Team ... NFCA All-Academic ... CCAA All-Academic ... CCAA Spring All-Academic ... Played and started in all 58 games ... Scored 36 runs, third most on the team, with 48 hits and 33 RBI ... Second on team in steals with 19 ... Had the third-best batting average on the team, hitting .330 ... Tallied 73 putouts and 4 assists ... Had a 12 game hitting streak, starting vs. Northwest Nazarene (4/2) and ending vs. Chico State (4/30) ... Went 3-for-5 with one run, two RBI and two steals vs. Northwest Nazarene (4/2) ... Went 2-for-3 with two runs and one RBI vs. Cal State San Bernardino (4/15).

AS A JUNIOR IN 2015
Scored 20 runs, good for third on the team, and recorded 34 hits and eight RBI in 50 appearances ... Led the team in triples with three ... Had the longest on-base streak of the season with 19 games ... Maintained a perfect fielding percentage while tallying 59 putouts and five assists ... Finished second on the team with 12 stolen bases ... In the doubleheader against Adelphi (2/16), amassed four hits, three runs and one RBI ... Went 2-for-4 with two runs and a RBI against Cal State Dominguez Hills (3/23).

AT PENN STATE
All Academic Big Ten Honorable Mention ... Made 14 starts in 36 appearances at first base, outfield and as a pinch runner her freshman year while posting a batting average of .229 and an on-base percentage of .289.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2012 graduate from Mt. Carmel in San Diego ... Helped her team become league and CIF Champions in 2009 and 2010 ... Played for the OC Batbusters and the SoCal Breakers ... Named to the Union-Tribune All Academic Team junior year ... Also played water polo for the Sundevils.

PERSONAL
Born June 17, 1994 in San Diego ... Parents are Thomas and Regina Abeyta ... Has an older sister named Linnea Abeyta ... Public health major at Marshall College ... Wants to become a consultant for hospitals after graduating from UCSD ... Most memorable moment in competition was hitting a three-run double against Depaul in the Fullerton Tournament her freshman year at Penn State ... Enjoys cooking and going to different and unique restaurants all over San Diego ... Fan of the San Diego Chargers and San Diego Padres ... Favorite athletes are Bo Jackson ... Loves Mexican food ... Parents are her greatest influences.

GAME HIGHS
At Bats 5 2 times (last 4/2/16 vs. Northwest Nazarene)
Runs 2 11 times (last 4/15/16 vs. Cal State San Bernardino - 2)
Hits
3 2 times (last 4/16/16 vs. Cal State San Bernardino - 1)
Doubles
1 9 times (last 4/3/16 vs. Central Washington)
Triples 1 5 times (last 4/15/16 vs. Cal State San Bernardino - 1)
Home Runs
0  
RBI
2 4 times (last 4/12/16 at Cal State San Marcos - 2)
Walks 3 4/20/16 at Cal State San Marcos
Stolen Bases
3 3/25/16 vs. Cal State East Bay - 1
CAREER STATISTICS
Year AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB-ATT PO A E FLD%
2015 .258 50-48 132 20 34 5 3 0 8 45 .341 14 0 13 1 .329 0 7 12-14 59 5 0 1.000
2016 .330 58-58 176 36 58 4 2 0 21 66 .375 14 2 27 0 .383 1 12 19-22 73 4 2 .975
Totals .294 108-106 308 56 92 9 5 0 29 111 .360 28 2 40 1 .360 1 19 31-36 132 9 2 .986

GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
2015
2016

Position: Outfielder
Height: 5'5"
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Diego, CA
High School: Mt. Carmel HS
Other College: Penn State
College: Marshall
Major: Public Health
Experience: 1 Letter
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