Versatile athlete ... Runs the bases well ... Will challenge for playing time in left field or center field ... Could also see time at second base as well.
Awards/Honors 2007 All-Freshman Team
2009 (Jr.): One of three players to play in all 56 games ... Had 25 starts, including 14 in left field and 11 in center field ... Also saw action at shortstop and second base ... batted .187 with 15 hits and 16 runs scored ... Went 3-for-3 at the plate against UAB-2 (3/7) ... Recorded two doubles and a triple ... Had two hits and scored two runs against Northwestern State (4/22) ... Posted two-multiple hit games and a multiple RBI game ... Scored two runs in the C-USA Tournament ... 2008 (So.): Played in 48 games and started 36 ... batted .189 with 21 hits, including five doubles ... Recorded nine RBIs ... Had five multiple-hit games ... Was 4-of-5 in stolen bases ... Named to the K-Club Invitational all-tournament team ... 2007 (Fr.): Named to the Conference USA All Freshman Team ... Ranked among the team's leaders in batting average (No. 2), slugging percentage (No. 3), on-base percentage (No. 3), runs scored (No. 3), hits (No. 2), RBIs (No. 3), doubles (No. 4), triples (No. 2), home runs (No. 4), total bases (No. 3), hit by pitch (No. 2) and stolen bases (No. 1) ... Established a school record with five hits against Louisiana Tech (2/24) ... Tied another school mark with three doubles against UTEP (4/15) ... Notched three games in which she drove in three runs, including versus Louisiana Tech (2/24), Southeastern Louisiana (3/7) and at Marshall (4/7) ...Recorded an 8-for-15 stretch (.533) with a double, a home run, five runs and five RBIs from March 14 until March 17 in doubleheaders versus Florida A&M and UCF ... Had season-high, five-game hitting streak from March 26 through Apr. 7 ... That string included the Marshall series in which she went 4-for-13 and drove home five runs to go along with a homer as the Lady Eagles swept the Herd in the road C-USA series ... Made 51 starts in 52 games played, including 47 assignments in left field.
Prep: Attended Franklinton High School ('02-'05) and Parkview Baptist ('05-'06) ... Named to the all-district team ... Also lettered in basketball and track ... Named all-district in basketball ... Named Gatorade "Rookie of the Year" for basketball as a freshman ... Named Who's Who Among American High School students.
Travel Ball: Played with the Louisiana Crushers and MS Eclipse ... Played alongside former teammates Holly Milner, Brittney Wright, as well as current team members Logan James and Megan Hill for the Eclipse ... Hit .220, with one double, three triple and two RBIs while with the Eclipse ... Hit .245, with six doubles, three triples, one home run and seven RBIs with the Crushers.
Personal: Daughter of Joe and Donna Alonzo ... Father played college football at Southeastern Louisiana University ... Majoring in sport administration.
Alonzo's Career HighsHits: 5 vs. Louisiana Tech (2/24/07)
Runs: 4 vs. Louisiana Tech (2/24/07)
RBI: 3, three times (last vs. Marshall (4/7/07)
2B: 3 vs. UTEP (4/15/07)
SB: 2, 2x last vs. Mississippi Valley (2/24/08)
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