2008 (Junior): Appeared in 45 games with 10 starts ... entered 23 games as a pinch-runner and scored seven runs with two stolen bases in those appearances ... finished with 11 runs scored and two hits on the season.
2007 (Sophomore): Appeared in 38 games with 10 starts -- nine as designated player and one in right field ... led the team with 25 pinch-running appearances.
2006 (Freshman): Played in 37 games, earning 16 starts -- 13 in right field with three appearances as the designated hitter ... batted .235 with six RBI and 14 runs scored ... struck out just six times, and her .395 on-base percentage ranked second on the team ... stole six bases in eight attempts ... best game was a 3-for-3 performance against Arkansas-Pine Bluff when she tripled and drove in two runs.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Jasper High School for head coach Nancy Walker ... was a three-time first-team all-district honoree; in 2002 at second base, in 2004 at first base and in 2005 at shortstop ... was a member of a bi-district championship team in 2002 ... as a senior, batted .524 with a .604 on-base percentage ... strong in the classroom as well, was a member of the National Honor Roll, Who's Who Among American High School Students, and the National Honor Society.
Personal: Daughter of Gregory and Martha Garcia ... cousin, Nick Garcia, played soccer at Indiana and is now a member of the Kansas City Wizards professional soccer team ... majoring in health science.