Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#22 Lauren Schutzler
Position: Outfield
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Monterey, Calif.
High School: Notre Dame
Experience: 3 Letters

2010: Garnered second team All-Pac-10 honors ... Named second team NFCA All-Pacific Region ... Anchored Arizona's outfield starting all 66 games in center ... Batted second for Arizona in all 66 games while posting a .387 batting average ... Represented most of Arizona's speed on the bases, had more stolen bases (13) than any other player had attempts ... Had a career-best 82 hits while boasting an on base percentage of .468 ... Also set career-high figures in runs scored (64), doubles (8) and RBI (37) ... Second on the team with 27 multi-hit affairs ... Doubled twice against New Mexico in a 3-for-4 outing while scoring two runs ... Tied a career-high by knocking in four runs in a 12-4 drubbing of Arizona State which included a three-run blast to right-center and an RBI double ... Began the season with her average teetering around .500 for the first quarter of the season, including going 20-for-40 in the month of February ... Strung together hitting streaks of six or more four times throughout the season, including two, seven-gamers and a six-gamer that ran five games into the postseason ... Tucson Regional: Had at least two hits in all three games ... Singled and scored the tying run in the 12th inning in the second game against Hofstra ... Her 7-for-13 performance in this years regional makes her an astonishing 20-for-29 (.690) in three years in regional play ... Skied a walk-off homer in Arizona's run-rule victory against Cornell to open regional play ... Tucson Super Regional: Went 2-for-3 in each game with all four hits inside the infield ... Scored the super regional's first run when she was brought around to score after bunting to get on in the first inning of the fist game ... WCWS: Recorded 11 put outs in center field ... Batted in the Wildcats' first earned run in Oklahoma City since 2007 when she drove home Karissa Buchanan in the third inning against Washington ... Had two of Arizona's six hits vs. the Huskies ... Scored two runs in the series-clincher against Tennessee and also in the first matchup with UCLA.

2009: Started 59 games in centerfield ...Put up career numbers in every major statistical category ... First team All-NFCA West Region selection, along with an honorable mention All-Pac-10 citation ... Also named to the second team Pac-10 All-Academic squad ... Scored four runs against Saint Joseph's on March 8 ... Tallied a season-high three hits on six separate occasions, mostly during early-season tournament play ... Had a career-high four RBI twice; against Utah on Feb. 20 and at UCLA on April 4 ... Hit two doubles twice during the campaign, including during the postseason against UT Martin ... Drew two walks in consecutive games against Stanford and California ... Had the longest hitting streak of the season at 16 games ... The streak was also the longest of her career and the longest in three seasons for the Cats ... Once again saw time as the two-hole hitter, but was more productive from the eight-hole ... Her batting average went as high as .519 and led the team through the midway portion of the season ... Louisville, Ky. Regional: Had one of the most outstanding Regional rounds in recent memory for Arizona ... Batted 1.000 (2-for-2) with two runs scored and two RBI against UT Martin in the opener; both of her hits were doubles ... Also drew a walk in the game ... Batted 1.000 (3-for-3) again with three runs scored the next game against Louisville ... Hit a three run home run in the Regional championship game against Purdue, and finished the day .500 (2-for-4) with two runs scored ... Palo Alto, Calif. Super Regional: Found her spark in game three with a 2-for-2 performance against the Cardinal ... She also scored a pivotal run that led to Arizona's 6-5 WCWS-berth-clinching win ... WCWS: Drew a walk against Alabama.

2008: Started 49 games in centerfield, with five in right at the beginning of the season ... WCWS: Had a walk and three putouts in center ... Tucson Super Regional: Batted .375 (3-for-8) against Oklahoma, with a stolen base and four putouts ... Hempstead, N.Y. Regional: Hit a team-leading .857 (6-for-7) on Long Island at least one run in all three games, including two in Game 3. Also nabbed an RBI in Game 1 against Canisius and a stolen base in Game 3 vs. Hofstra ... Led the team in batting average through the midway point of the year ... Hit her first career home run against South Florida on February 29, and followed that up with a blast against Oregon State on April 27 ... Had a 10-game hitting streak leading up to WCWS play, and nabbed a seven-game hitting streak early in the season ... The speedy slap hitter saw time in the two-hole, but finished the season as a solid No. 8 ... Scored three runs on three separate occasions in 2008 ... Had only one error the entire season ... Finished the season second on the team in batting average at .353.

High School: Notre Dame High School, Monterey, Calif., 2007 ... Team won three Central Coast Section championships ... Four-year member of the honor roll ... Her club team, the Worth Firecrackers, won the 2007 18-under gold national championship after finishing as the runner up in 2006 ... Named to the 2006 NFCA All-America first team.