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Summer Young
Summer  Young

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Alba, Texas

High School:
Alba Golden HS

Height:
5-5

Position:
3B

Experience:
2L

Bat/Throw:
R/R

2009: Saw action in 34 games, starting 33 of them ... Registered a .152 batting average with 12 hits in 79 at bats ... Totaled one double and one home run ... Totaled five runs and five RBI ... Registered a solo home run in a win over Boise State March 28 ... Drove home a season-high two runs in an 8-0 win over UL-Monroe Feb. 28 ...

2008: Started 62 games at third base for Tech ... Registered a .155 batting average with 23 hits in 148 at bats ... Totaled three doubles and one home run ... Scored 11 runs while driving in nine runs ... Had four multi-hit games, including a pair of three-hit games ... Recorded three hits in win over North Texas (Feb. 13) ... Registered three hits in loss to Northwestern State (April 9) ... Had a three-run home run in a win over McNeese State (April 16) ... Had the game-winning RBI in the bottom of the seventh inning in a 4-3 victory over No. 17 Nevada (May 9) at the WAC Tournament ...

2007: Started 39 games for Louisiana Tech while seeing action in 44 ... Made 38 starts at third base ... Registered a .221 batting average with 25 hits in 113 at bats ... Had four doubles and one home run ... Scored five runs while driving in 12 ... Was 1-for-1 on stolen bases ... Had six multi-hit games ... Had three multi-RBI games ... Had a season-best four game hit streak ... Recorded her first collegiate hit against Mississippi Valley State Feb. 17 (home run) ...

High School: Lettered four years for coach LeAnn Tharp at Alba Golden High School in Texas ... Helped lead the Panthers to the state playoffs as a freshman and sophomore ... Played third base and pitched for Alba Golden ... As a senior, batted .422 on the year ... ... Named the District 17-2A Offensive Player of the Year as a freshman and sophomore ... Named the District 17-2A Pitcher of the Year as a senior ... Named the team MVP as a freshman, sophomore and senior ... Missed most of her junior season due to injury ... Lettered in volleyball all four years ... Was a varsity cheerleader as a freshman, sophomore and junior ... Also a member of the track and field team, competing at regionals in the discus as a sophomore and senior ...

Personal: Full name is Summer Ann Young ... Daughter of Mark and Lisa Young ... Has one brother, Ryan, and one sister, Jordan ... Born Aug. 3, 1988, in Irving, Texas.

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