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Katie Christner
Katie Christner

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Tinley Park, Ill.

High School:
Victor J. Andrew

Height:
5-6

Position:
IF

Bats/Throws:
R/R

2014: Played in 41 games, starting in 24 ... went two-for-two with a run and double vs. North Dakota (4/9) ... recorded a career-high three hits, including a double and triple against Green Bay (4/16) ... scored two runs on three occasions

2013: Played in 40 games, starting in 26 ... recorded first career hit against Presbyterian (2/8) ... scored first career run at Charlotte (2/8) ... hit first career home run against Notre Dame (2/10) to lead the Badgers to a 6-5, 10-inning win over the Irish ... tied for seventh on UW freshman single-season stolen base record list with seven ... .875 stolen base percentage is tied for fifth

High School: Four-year letterwinner ... named first-team all-conference sophomore and junior year ... Southwest Suburban all-conference sophomore, junior and senior year ... Illinois Coaches' Association second-team sophomore, junior and senior year ... earned Scholar Athlete award all four years... earned Chicago Sun-Times all-area honorable mention junior year ... named Southtown Star all-area senior year ... earned Chicago Tribune all-state honorable mention senior year ... made Chicago Tribune Scholar Athlete team senior year ... named Victor J. Andrew Female Athlete of the year senior year ... head coach was Jim Holba ... letterwinner in volleyball sophomore year ... was a National Merit commended student and earned the Community Service Award for over 100 hours of service ... Graduated first in class of 530

Personal: Parents are Randy and Julie Christner... her father, Randy, played baseball at Cornell and mother, Julie, played soccer at Walsh University ... has two younger siblings, Kelly and Travis ... enjoys hanging out with friends and family, coaching the Grissom Middle School softball team and reading ... major is undecided

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Season Highs
At Bats 4 (3x) MR at Michigan, May 4
Runs 2 (3x) MR at Michigan, May 2
Hits 3 vs. Green Bay, April 16
Doubles 1 (2x) MR vs. Green Bay, April 16
Triples 1 vs. Green Bay, April 16
Home Runs N/A
Runs Batted In 1 (3x) MR at Michigan, May 2
Walks 2 vs. Purdue, April 26
Strikeouts 2 (2x) MR at Michigan, May 4
Stolen Bases 2 (2x) MR vs. Purdue, April 26
Hitting Streak N/A
Career Highs
At Bats 4 (6x) MR at Michigan, May 4, 2014
Runs 3 vs. Eastern Michigan, March 16, 2013
Hits 3 (3x) MR vs. Green Bay, April 16, 2014
Doubles 1 (3x) MR vs. Green Bay, April 16, 2014
Triples 1 vs. Green Bay, April 16, 2014
Home Runs 1 vs. Notre Dame, February 10, 2013
Runs Batted In 3 vs. Presbyterian, Feb. 9, 2013
Walks 2 (2x) MR vs. Purdue, April 26, 2014
Strikeouts 2 (9x) MR at Michigan, May 4, 2014
Stolen Bases 2 (2x) MR vs. Purdue, April 26, 2014
Hitting Streak 4, March 3-10, 2013

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