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Claire Gibson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brusly, La.

High School:
Brusly HS

Height:
5-5

Position:
3B/SS

Experience:
2L

Bat/Throw:
R/R

Claire Gibson

2010: Saw action in 16 games, making 15 starts at third base ... Recorded a .162 batting average with six hits in 37 at bats ... Totaled one double ... Recorded four runs and four RBI ...

2009: Saw action in 47 games, making 42 starts for Louisiana Tech at third base, shortstop and designated player ... Recorded a .250 batting average with 31 hits in 124 at bats ... Had four doubles and two home runs ... Scored 10 runs and drove home 13 ... Stole her first career base against Top 25 Fresno State ... Hit her first two collegiate home runs in a three game series against Utah State ... Had a career-high three RBI in a win over Utah State April 18 ... Recorded a career-high three hits in a win at Northwestern State April 8 ... Had four hits and batted .333 in the 2009 Western Athletic Conference Tournament, including two hits in a 4-0 win over No. 24 Nevada ...

2008: Saw action in 13 games for Tech, making six starts ... Made four starts at third base and two at designated player ... Batted .238 for the year collecting five hits in 21 at bats ... Scored four runs while registering one RBI ... Had a career-high two hits in win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff (Feb. 15) ... Recorded her first collegiate RBI in win over Alcorn State (April 2) ...

High School: Lettered four years for coach Julie Mayeux at Brusly High School ... Played shortstop and third base for the Panthers of District 8-3A ... Named first team all-district at shortstop as a junior and senior ... Named first team all-state as a sophomore, junior and senior ... Named second team all-district as a freshman and sophomore ... Member of the Beta Club as a freshman and sophomore ... Played travel ball for coach Billy Stears and Yogi Doyle and the Louisiana Patriots for three years and for coach Yogi Doyle and the Louisiana Hustlers for one ...

Personal: Full name is Claire Emily Gibson ... Daughter of Sarah and Joe Gibson ... Has three brothers, Joey, Matthew and John ... Majoring in English ... Born Oct. 9, 1989, in Baton Rouge, La.