Softball


Bailey Behrens
Bailey Behrens
15

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Morris, Ill.

High School:
Morris

Height:
5-5

Position:
OF

B/T:
L/R

AT ILLINOIS

2010 - Senior
Started two of the 13 games she saw time in ... Earned two hits and two walks on the season ... Scored one run as a pinch-runner against Southern Illinois on April 21.

2009 - Junior
Played in 17 games with one start ... Scored four runs for the season, including two in Big Ten play ... Picked up hits against Bradley on April 9 and Minnesota on May 3 ... Started as the designated player against No. 12 Arizona on Feb. 14 ... Academic All-Big Ten.

2008 - Sophomore
Played in 10 games with three starts ... Made her first start of the season on March 28 as the designated player against San Diego State ... Also started both games against Purdue on April 27 ... Was 2-for-3 with her first career triple against Indiana on April 26, recording two RbIs ... Academic All-Big Ten.

2007 - Freshman
Played in 26 games with six starts ... Made her first career start as the designated player against Oklahoma on Feb. 10 ... Hit a three-run home run in 12-1 victory over Bethune-Cookman on Feb. 24, picking up a career-high four RBIs and two hits ... Picked up hits as a pinch hitter against Texas A&M (March 2) and Longwood (March 23).

HIGH SCHOOL
Joliet Herald All-Area in 2005 and 2006 ... Morris Daily Herald All-Area from 2004-2006 ... 2006 Morris Daily Herald MVP ... All-conference from 2004-06 ... Morris Offensive MVP from 2004-06 ... Class salutatorian ... Mathlete state qualifier in 2003, 2005 and 2006 ... Four-year high honor roll.

PERSONAL
Born July 31, 1988, in South Korea ... Daughter of Larry and Amy Behrens ... Has one older brother, Justin ... Majoring in accounting with a Spanish minor ... Illinois State Scholar ... National Honor Society member.

GETTING TO KNOW BAILEY
Favorite athlete: Derek Jeter ... Favorite pro sports team: New York Yankees ... Favorite food: Fruit and Kraft Macaroni & Cheese ... Favorite restaurant on campus: Za's ... Future plans: Become a CPA, work for one of the top four accounting firms and possibly go to law school ... What I've learned from Coach Sullivan: "If you're on time, you're late" ... Superstition: "Don't step on the foul line and I put my left sock on before my right sock and my left shoe before my right shoe ... Sport I'd play other than softball: Dance or tennis.

BEHRENS' CAREER STATISTICS

Year Avg. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB Slg. % BB HBP OB % SF SH SB-Att. PO A E Fld. %
2007 .152 26-6 33 3 5 0 0 1 5 8 .242 5 1 .282 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 .000
2008 .188 10-3 16 1 3 0 1 0 2 5 .313 0 0 .188 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 .000
2009 .182 17-1 11 4 2 0 0 0 0 2 .182 1 0 .250 0 0 1-1 0 0 0 .000
2010 .000 13-2 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 2 0 .182 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 .000
TOT .145 66-12 69 10 10 0 1 1 7 15 .217 8 1 .244 0 0 1-1 0 0 0 .000
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