Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Hallie Wilson
Hallie Wilson


Santa Ana, Calif.

High School:






Cats Walk Off in Extras

Hallie Wilson hit a three-run walkoff home run in the bottom of the tenth to help Arizona secure its 18th victory at home this season.


Arizona Hosts UCLA in Nationally Televised Series

Arizona and UCLA, which have a combined 19 NCAA titles, meet for three games at Hillenbrand, Thursday through Saturday


UO's Four-Run Sixth Dooms Cats

Oregon scored four runs in the sixth inning to beat Arizona 5-3 in game one of the three game series


Cats Split with New Mexico State

Arizona and New Mexico State split Tuesday's doubleheader at the New Mexico State Softball Complex


Seven-Run Frame Leads Cats to Sweep

Shelby Babcock pitched four shutout innings and Mandie Perez hit a grand slam as Arizona took game two, 9-0, to sweep the Gauchos.

2012: Named Pac-12 all-Freshman as well as second-team all-conference ... Led the team in batting average at .346 to become the first freshman to lead Arizona in batting average since Brittany Lastrapes did so in 2009 at .364 ... Started 56 games, the first 51 games in the leadoff spot and the final five games of the season in the two-hole ... Started 53 games in center, two games in right and one game at first base ... Led the team with 65 hits on the season ... Scored 39 runs on the campaign, second most on the squad ... Doubled 12 times, two off the team lead ... Collected the fourth most bases on the team with 83 ... Drew 23 walks, fourth most on the squad ... Reached base in 20 straight games from 3/25-4/29, the longest streak on the team ... Blasted two home runs on the season ... Drove in 28 runs ... Was perfect in 52 defensive chances including four outfield assists, best on the squad ... Tied a team-best with 18 multi-hit games including a 4-for-4 performance against New Mexico State (3/21) ... Went 2-for-4 with four RBI against Southern Utah (2/18), one of her seven multi-RBI contests ... Hit in eight consecutive contests (3/2-3/23), third longest hitting streak on the team ... Hit eight doubles in the first nine games of the season and just four in the final 46 games ... Collected a hit in each of her first six games as a Wildcat ... Hit her second home run of the season, part of her four hits against Washington. The freshman drove in a pair of runs while batting .444 against the No. 4 team in the country ... Went 5-for-11 (.455) with four RBI against Oregon ... Tucson Regional: Had a pair of hits in each of the final two games of the regional ... Drove in two runs against Notre Dame (5/20) ... Batted 4-for-12 (.333) with a pair of RBI and a run scored in the round ... Norman Super Regional: Recorded one hit in the round ... Played first base for the first time all season in game two to fill in for an injured Jessica Spigner ... Had five putouts in game two at first base and one in game one as the centerfielder.

High School: A member of the 2010-11 USA Softball Junior Women's National Team ... Cited as first team All-American in 2009 by NFCA and EA Sports ... A gold medalist at the 2010 Pan American Championship ... Earned four letters under Vince Brown at Foothill High School in North Tustin, Calif., the same high school as former Wildcat great Caitlin Lowe ... 2011 Second Team all-league selectee ... Voted first team all-league and -county in 2010 ... Cited as 2009 Player of the Year by the Orange County Registrar ... MVP of the Seaview League in 2009, in which she was voted MVP ... Named Foothill Lady Knight of the Year in 2009 ... In addition to her All-America status in 2009, was voted first team all-state, -CIF, -Los Angeles and Orange County ... Placed on Orange County all-freshman team, all-city team and second team all-Seaview League team in 2008 ... Won Foothill Offensive MVP as a freshman ... Holds career records at her high school for on-base percentage (.519), home runs (17), slugging percentage (.691), walks (47), hit-by-pitch (16) and runs scored (121) ... Had a career batting average of .440, just 27 points behind Caitlin Lowe for the Foothill career batting average ... In addition to Lowe, Foothill High School produced former Arizona stars Lauren Bauer, Autumn Champion, Michelle Churnock and Courtney Fossatti ... Chose Arizona over UCLA and Oklahoma because "I want to be a part of the legacy that Arizona softball has."

Personal: Born Hallie Alexandra Wilson in August, 1993 to Jim and Susan Wilson ... Has one sister, Emilie (21) ... In her free time, enjoys reading and going to the beach ... Intended major is undecided.

Career Honors: 2012 All-Pac-12 (Second Team) Pac-12 All-Freshman

Career Single-Game Highs: Hits: 4, New Mexico State, Mar 21, 2012 Doubles: 2, vs Nebraska, Feb 10, 2012 ; North Dakota, Feb 17, 2012 Home runs: 1, at Washington, Apr 07, 2012 ; New Mexico State, Mar 21, 2012 Total bases: 5, vs Nebraska, Feb 10, 2012 ; New Mexico State, Mar 21, 2012 RBI: 4, Southern Utah, Feb 18, 2012 Runs scored: 2, 7 times Walks: 2, at Washington, Apr 07, 2012 ; New Mexico, Apr 18, 2012 ; Oregon State, May 11, 2012 Hit by pitch: 1, 4 times Struck out: 2, Oklahoma, May 26, 2012 Sac flies: 1, Oregon, Apr 27, 2012 At bats: 5, Oregon, Apr 29, 2012 ; vs Nebraska, Feb 10, 2012 ; vs Long Beach State, Feb 26, 2012 Caught stealing: 1, San Diego State, Mar 28, 2012 Field chances: 5, Oklahoma, May 26, 2012 Putouts: 5, Oklahoma, May 26, 2012 Assists: 1, 4 times