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24 Shelby Unger

2016: Played and started in six games before missing the rest of the season due to injury … posted a .375 batting average (6-for-16) with two RBI while safely reaching base in five out of six games … named College Sports Madness Second Team Preseason All-Ivy League.

2015: Earned second team All-Ivy League honors for the first time in her career... Appeared in 31 games with 30 starts during her sophomore season, playing centerfield and first base ... Put up a .278 batting average with 13 RBI, four doubles, two homeruns and 14 runs scored ... Opened the season with a solo homer against UMass-Lowell ... Had back-to-back 2-for-3 outings in a pair of wins at Brown (4/4) ... Went 2-for-3 with three runs and a stolen base in a victory over Yale (4/5) ... Homered at Princeton (4/11 Game 2) with two RBI ... Recorded another 2-for-3 outing with a run in a win over Saint Peter's (4/16 Game 1) ... Tallied four RBI and one run in a 1-for-2 game two win over the Peacocks ... Put up two three-hit games against Penn (4/25-4/26) in the final weekend of the season.
2014: Started all 44 games in the outfield for the Lions … Finished the season batting .308 with 24 RBI and 20 runs scored … Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week on Apr. 1 after hitting .545 with a home run and five RBI while starting all four games in centerfield … Hit a solo home run in the bottom of the sixth inning to tie game one against Brown (Mar. 28/ Game 1), sparking a rally to lift Columbia to a win … Went 3-for-4 with two RBI vs. Rider University (Mar. 23/ Game 1) … Had a 2-for-3 outing with 3 RBI, a run scored and a double against Yale (Mar. 30/ Game 2) … Went 3-for-3 with 3 RBI, two runs scored, and two doubles at Cornell (Apr. 20/ Game 2).

El Dorado High School: Four-year letterwinner in softball and three-year in basketball … Two-time captain in basketball ... As a sophomore she was second team All-Century League... Earned first team All-Century League and played in the Orange County Senior All-Star game in 2013 ... Received the El Dorado High School Female Athlete of the Year … Batted .357 as a senior ... Played for Newport Beach Riptide 18Gold club team.

Personal: Earned Scholar Athlete Awards freshman through senior year of high school ... Daughter of Kari and Douglas Unger ... Born August 21, 1994.

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%
2014 .308 44-44 130  20 40 13 1 3 24 64 .492 13 1 19 1 .375 0 0 0-0 31 4 2  .946 
2015 .278 31-30 90 14 25 4 0 2 13 35 .389 7 2 16 1 .343 0 0 2-2 61 0 2 .968
2016 .375 6-6 16 3 6 0 0 0 2 6 .375 0 1 1 0 .412 0 0 0-2 7 1 0 1.000
TOTAL .301 81-80 236 37 71 17 1 5 39 105 .445 20 4 36 2 .365 0 0 2-4 99 5 4 .963
Position: First Base/Outfielder
Year: Junior
Hometown: Yorba Linda, Calif.
High School: El Dorado
College: CC
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