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Jennifer Krueger
Jennifer Krueger

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Portage, Wis.

High School:
Portage

Height:
5-9

Position:
OF

Bats/Throws:
L/R

Jennifer Krueger Photo Gallery

Honors: 2011 second-team All-Region ... third team All-Big Ten in 2009, 2010 and 2011 ... two-time Big Ten Player of the Week (May 2, 2011 and May 16, 2011) ... Academic All-Big Ten in 2009 and 2010 ... 2011 UW Offensive Player of the Year ... awarded team MVP and Offensive Player of the Year in 2009 ... won UW's Coaches award in 2008

Career:
Holds career (98), single-season (43) and single game (3) stolen base records at UW ... owns three of top four single-season stolen base totals ... school-record 19-game hitting streak from 5/12/10-3/15/11 ... holds school record for games with four or more hits with 3 ... second all-time at UW in stolen base percentage (.831) and games with three or more hits (13) ... ranks third at UW in career batting average (.322) and triples (7) ... fifth in OBP (.394), runs (97) and walks (56) ... sixth in hits (166) ... seventh in games played (200) ... eighth in multi-hit games (36)

2011:
Set UW's single-season hits record with 64 ... third-best batting average in school history (.379) and third-most runs (38) ... sixth-most multi-hit games (16) ... seventh-best OBP (.436) ... 10th-best stolen base percentage (.811) ... recorded three hits or more in a game 6 times, second-best mark in school history ... had two 4-hit games, tied for the most in one season at UW ... led team in batting average, OBP, at-bats, runs, hits and stolen bases ... picked up second Big Ten Player of the Week honors on May 16 for performance against Ohio State, going 5-7 with 3 RBI and 3 runs ... in game one against Buckeyes, was 4-4 with 3 runs scored, 1 RBI and 1 SB (5/13) ... in game two, drove in two runs (5/14) ... named Big Ten Player of the Week on May 2 for efforts against Michigan and Iowa ... perfect 2-2 with a double, run and stolen base against Michigan (4/30) ... in doubleheader against Iowa (4/27), was 5-7 (3-3 in game two) with 2 runs, a walk and a stolen base ... had first extra-base hit of the season with a triple, going 2-4 with a stolen base against Illinois (4/24) ... broke the UW single-season stolen base record and tied the single-game record with three stolen bases in win over South Dakota State (4/13), also went 3-4 on the day with two runs ... went 2-4 with two runs and a stolen base in game two of doubleheader against North Dakota (4/7) ... went 4-4 with a stolen base and tied career high in runs with three in game one of doublehear against Loyola Chicago (3/31) ... recorded two runs, one RBI, one walk and one stolen base while going 1-3 against Penn State (3/26) ... scored twice and stole base while going 3-2 against Harvard (3/17) ... went 3-3 with a run and RBI while tying her own school record in stolen bases in one game with three against Northern Colorado (3/16) ... went 2-4 with two stolen bases and a run scored against UNLV (3/13) ... reached base in all three plate appearances with one hit and two walks, and added an RBI, against Colorado State (2/20) ... collected three hits and one run scored against Missouri State (2/19) ... went 1-2, recording two runs, one RBI, two walks and two stolen bases against Colorado State (2/18) ... stole two bases against Texas State (2/17)

2010:
Led team in walks and stolen bases ... tied for third in single-season triples with 3 ... ranks tied for fourth in one season at UW with 23 walks ... stolen base percentage of .875 in season ranks fifth all-time at UW for on season ... was 4-4 with 2 RBI and 1 run against Michigan State (5/14) ... went 3-3 with two runs scored and two stolen bases at Notre Dame (4/29) ... tied career high with three runs scored, part of 2-2 day with 1 walk in game two of DH against South Dakota (4/21) ... set UW single-season stolen base record with 20th steal of season in game one of DH against South Dakota (4/21) ... set school record with 42nd stolen base of career against Ohio State (3/27) ... tallied career-high three RBI on triple against Rutgers (3/13)

2009:
Led the team hitting in nearly all offensive categories, including batting average, runs scored, hits, stolen bases, total bases and on-base percentage ... 18 steals was second-highest total all time at Wisconsin ... three triples was tied for second-most in one year at UW ... stolen base percentage of .783 ranked ninth for single season at Wisconsin ... had three hits in four different games (2/20, 3/7, 3/28 and 5/6) ... career-high three runs scored against Indiana (3/28) ... set UW single-game record with three stolen bases against Boise State (2/8)

2008:
Started 20 games including 17 games in center field ... eight stolen bases ranked third all-time among freshman ... learned to become a lefty slapper prior to the season ... stole season-high two bases and recorded an RBI against Indiana (4/6) ... first hit of career came against North Dakota State (3/14) ... recorded first collegiate stolen base against Northern Colorado (2/9)

High School:
Two-time all-conference honoree ... two-time all-district selection ... first-team all-state ... third-team all-state ... team MVP ... named Most Dedicated player for three years

Personal:
Parents are Roman and Kelly ... has one brother, Josh and one sister, Emily ... majoring in actuarial science

Career Offensive Statistics
Season GP/GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB-SBA BB SO Avg. OBP SLG OPS HBP TB SH SF
2008 45/20 45 10 7 0 0 0 2 8-9 4 19 .156 .224 .156 .380 0 7 2 0
2009 53/53 158 21 51 0 3 0 1 18-23 14 39 .323 .385 .361 .746 2 57 5 0
2010 49/49 144 28 44 1 3 0 10 29-33 23 40 .306 .405 .354 .759 1 51 7 0
2011 53/53 169 38 64
1 1 0 8
43-53 15 34 .379 .436 .396 .832 3 67 1 1
Totals 200/175 516 97 166 2 7 0 21
98-118 56 132 .322 .394 .353 .747 6 182 15 1
Career Defensive Statistics
Season PO A E FLD Pct.
2008 13 0 3 .813
2009 59 9 3 .958
2010 55 2 5 .919
2011 49 8
1 .983
Totals 176 19 12 .942
Career Highs
At Bats 5 (4x) MR at Michigan State, April 3, 2011
Runs 3 (4x) MR vs. Ohio State, May 13, 2011
Hits 4 (3x) MR vs. Ohio State, May 13, 2011
Doubles 1 (2x) MR vs. Michigan, April 30, 2011
Triples 1 (7x) MR vs. Illinois, April 23, 2011
Home Runs N/A
Runs Batted In 3 vs. Rutgers, March 13, 2010
Walks 2 (6x) MR vs. Colorado State, Feb. 20, 2011
Strikeouts 3 (4x) MR vs. Utah, March 6, 2011
Stolen Bases 3 (3x) MR vs. South Dakota State, April 13, 2011
Hitting Streak 19, May 12, 2010-March 15, 2011
Season Highs
At Bats 5 at Michigan State, April 3, 2011
Runs 3 (2x) MR vs. Ohio State, May 13, 2011
Hits 4 (2x) MR vs. Ohio State, May 13, 2011
Doubles 1 vs. Michigan, April 30, 2011
Triples 1 vs. Illinios, April 23, 2011
Home Runs N/A
Runs Batted In 2 vs. Ohio State, May 14, 2011
Walks 2 (2x) MR vs. Colorado State, Feb. 20, 2011
Strikeouts 3 vs. Utah, March 6, 2011
Stolen Bases 3 (2x) MR vs. South Dakota State, April 13, 2011
Hitting Streak 16, Feb. 17-March 15, 2011

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