Anna Cross
Anna  Cross


Cross Roads, Texas

High School:
Cross Roads HS






@LATechSB Falls to No. 1 Minnesota

Lady Techsters play Saturday at 4 p.m.


@LATechSB Outlook: Outfield

Lady Techsters boast power, speed, strength in the outfield


@LATechSB Outlook: Catchers

Lady Techsters open the season Feb. 10


@LATechSB Outlook: Pitchers

Lady Techsters rotation will include two lefties and two righties


Morgan Turkoly Named Second Team all-Louisiana

Bailey Allen and Anna Cross Earn Honorable Mention Honors


Sand Dollar Classic

LA Tech softball posted a 3-2 record over the three day tournament in Gulf Shores, Alabama.


2013 WAC Softball Tournament - Game 2

Photos from Louisiana Tech's 1-0 win over UT Arlington in the 2013 WAC Softball Tournament in Ruston, La.

2016 Second Team All-Conference USA
2016 Third Team All-Mideast Region
2016 Honorable Mention All-Louisiana
2013 WAC Freshman of the Year
2013 First Team All-WAC

Named second team all-Conference USA … Named third team all-Region … Named honorable mention all-Louisiana … Named to the Conference USA Commissioners Honor Roll … Appeared in 54 games, making 53 starts … Became just the second player in school history to hit 30 or more home runs and drive in 120 runs in a career … Set a Louisiana Tech school record with 48 runs scored in a season … Led the Lady Techsters with nine doubles, 14 home runs, 108 total bases, 33 walks and a .639 slugging percentage … She batted .314 on the season, with 53 hits … Registered a team-high 15 multi-hit games this season and 11 multi-RBI games … Blasted two home runs and drove in six runs against Tennessee Tech … Delivered a game-tying solo home run to send a series finale against #22 Florida Atlantic into extra innings … Conference USA Pitcher of the Year Kylee Hanson gave up just 11 home runs this season, two of those 11 came from Cross … Nearly half of Cross’ hits this season went for extra bases … Scored multiple runs in ten games this season, including scoring three runs on four different occasions … Made 13 appearances in the circle for the Lady Techsters, all in relief, tossing 22.2 innings … Posted a 2.78 ERA and registered a 1-0 record with one save … Struck out 18 batters over those 22.2 innings pitched … Came on in relief against North Texas to toss a season high 4.1 innings, allowing just one hit and striking out five over that stretch.

2015: Named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Started 49 games at third base ... Batted .308 with 45 hits in 146 at bats ... Recorded seven doubles and six home runs ... Scored a team-high 31 runs and registered 27 RBI ... Walked a team-high 24 times ... Was 21-of-24 in stolen bases ... Registered nine multi-hit games and 10 multi-RBI games ... Had a season-long 10 game hitting streak ... Ended the season by reaching base in 10 straight games ... Five of her six home runs came in Conference USA play (Florida Atlantic, Charlotte, Southern Miss, North Texas, and UTEP) ... Was 2-for-3 with four RBI in a win over North Texas ... Went the final 18 games of the season without committing an error at third base (60 chances) ... Scored six runs in a three-game Conference USA series against UAB ... Scored three runs and registered six RBI in a three-game Conference USA sweep over North Texas.

2014: Started 51 games on the year (missed one game due to injury) ... 48 starts came at SS, 2 at pitcher and one at DP ... Batted .284 on the season with 38 hits in 134 at bats ... Totaled 12 doubles and five home runs ... Scored 18 runs and tallied 30 RBI ... Was 10-of-12 on stolen bases ... Was second on the team with 19 walks drawn ... Was 0-3 in the circle with two saves and a 5.88 earned run average ... Made 17 appearances, including two starts ... Logged 25.0 IP allowing 33 hits and striking out 26 ... Had eight multi-hit games and seven multi-RBI games ... Had a season-long seven game hitting streak ... Ended the season with an 11-game on-base streak ... Recorded eight RBI in a doubleheader sweep of Alcorn State and Southern at the ULM Tournament on Feb. 22 ... Recorded three RBI and two hits in a 5-3 win over Stephen F. Austin ... Totaled two doubles and two RBI in a win over C-USA foe Middle Tennessee ... Hit a three-run home run in a 7-0 win at Southeastern Louisiana ... Had two hits and 3 RBI in a loss to C-USA foe Southern Miss ... Had two hits, including a home run, and four RBI in a road loss at Northwestern State ... Was 3-for-3 against C-USA foe East Carolina.

2013: Named WAC Freshman of the Year by league coaches and by CollegeSportsMadness.com ... Named first team all-WAC by league coaches ... Named second team all-WAC by CollegeSportsMadness.com ... Named WAC Pitcher of the Week (April 1) ... Named LSWA Pitcher of the Week (April 1) ... Named Academic All-WAC ... Started 52 games at either shortstop, right field or pitcher ... Batted .323 with 40 hits in 124 at bats ... Totaled nine doubles and six home runs ... Scored 30 runs and drove home 29 more ... Was 20-of-22 in stolen bases ... Was 6-8 with a 3.06 earned run average in the circle ... Made 26 appearances in the circle while starting 19 games ... Threw 96.0 innings allowing 97 hits and issuing 70 walks ... Struck out 27 ... Recorded nine multi-hit games and even multi-RBI games ... Was 2-for-3 with three RBI in a win over NCAA Tournament participant Northwestern State ... Was 2-for-3 with four RBI as she hit her first collegiate grand slam in a win over New Mexico State ... Was 2-for-3 with three RBI in a win over Southern ... Also homered against UL-Monroe, New Mexico State, Northwestern State and Utah State ... Stole a season-high three bases in win over UL-Monroe ... Picked up her first collegiate win in the circle in an 8-4 win at New Mexico State, handing the Aggies their only conference loss at home in 12 games ... Pitched a complete-game, one-hit shutout over NCAA participant Northwestern State ... Threw four more shutout innings (allowing only one hit) and picked up another win against NCAA participant Northwestern State.

High School: Lettered four years for coach Steve Tardiff at Cross Roads High School in Texas ... Helped lead the Bobcats to the District 21-1A title all four years and a third place finish in the state tournament in 2010 ... As a junior, batted .600 with eight doubles, four triples and six home runs ... Scored 34 runs and drove in 42 ... Was 12-of-13 on stolen bases ... Named the District 21-1A Newcomer of the Year in 2009 ... Named the District 21-1A MVP in 2010 and 2011 ... Named the Player of the Year for Henderson County in 209 and 2010 ... Named all-state in 2011 ... Named to the 2010 All-East Texas Team ... Lettered four years in volleyball, two years in basketball, two years in track and three years in golf ... Named the 2009 District 21-1A MVP Hitter in volleyball ... Named All-Henderson County in 2009 in volleyball ... Named all-state in 2009 and 2010 in volleyball ... Named first team all-district in basketball in 2008 ... Played travel ball for coach David Cotton and the ASA A Nationals for three years.

Personal: Full name is Anna Elizabeth Cross ... Daughter of John Cross and Alison Bristow ... Has two sisters, Lorin and Lindsey ... Born July 19, 1994 in Athens, Texas.


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