Second Base
Height 5'4"
Year Senior
Hometown League City, Texas
High School Clear Falls
School: CC
Birthdate September 30, 1995


2017: Played 36 games and made 34 starts, including 33 starts at second base … Hit .223 with three doubles, four home runs, 15 runs and 10 RBIs … Five multi-hit games … Hit her first home run of the year at the EMU Madeira Beach Invite against Kent State (Feb. 25) … Went 2-for-3 with a solo shot in a 7-6 victory over North Dakota State (March 11) … Hit 2-for-4 with a double, a run and an RBI in game two of a doubleheader sweep over Dartmouth (April 1) … Hit .467 with three runs and two RBIs during a five-game hitting streak (March 24 – April 2) … Named to the Ivy League Weekly Honor Roll (April 3) … Homered in game one of a four-game series at Princeton, finishing the series with three hits, three runs and two RBIs (April 21-22) … Hit her final homer on the last day of the season at Penn (April 29).

2016: Played and started in all 48 games at second base … Named honorable mention All-Ivy League … Five-time Ivy League weekly honor roll recipient (March 1, March 8, March 15, March 29 & April 26) … Set the program’s single-season records in slugging percentage (.669), total bases (93), home runs (10) and RBI (36) … Ranked second in the conference and 103rd in the nation in slugging percentage … Finished seventh in the conference and 105th in the country in doubles per game (0.27) … Led the team with a .360 batting average after 13 doubles, 10 home runs and 36 RBI … Picked up team-leading eight multi-RBI games while adding 12 multi-hit games.

2015: Earned honorable mention All-Ivy League honors in her first season at Columbia ... Finished the season batting .241 while starting 40 games at second base and appearing in two additional contests ... Tallied five doubles, one triple and one homerun ... Went 2-for-4 with two doubles in the season opener against UMass-Lowell (Feb. 20) ... Scored three runs in the team's first win of the season over Siena (Feb. 20) ... Went 1-for-3 with two RBI in a loss at Hawaii (March 15) ... Collected three hits in a two-game split with Harvard (March 27) ... Went 3-for-4 with a double, two RBI and a run in a win over Yale (April 5) ... Recorded her first career triple in a win against Fairleigh Dickinson (April 8) ... Knocked in four RBI in a 2-for-4 outing that featured her first career homer in the final game of the season at Penn (April 26).

Prior to Columbia: A four-year letterwinner in softball for Clear Falls … Earned All-District honors as a shortstop in 2014, as a pitcher in 2013, and as a designated hitter in 2012 … Took home academic All-American honors in 2014 … Team won a district championship her final three seasons.

Personal: Daughter of Tricia and Mike Troutt ... Born on Sept. 30, 1995.

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