Southern Miss snapped an 11-game losing streak to UAB with a win in the first game of a doubleheader.
2014 (Sophomore): Ranked 44th in the NCAA in triples and 77th in triples per game ... Played in 52 games on the season, making 51 starts ... Boasted a .351 batting average, going 46-for-131 with nine doubles, four triples, one home run, 18 runs scored and 26 RBI ... Added 10 walks and six hit by pitch for an on-base percentage of .422 ... Boasted a .504 slugging percentage ... Led the team in batting average, on-base percentage, hits, triples and hit by pitch; second in slugging percentage, runs batted in, total bases and stolen bases; third in doubles, sacrifice bunts and total plate appearances; fourth in home runs, at bats, games played and games started; and fifth in walks ... Third on the team with 10 multiple hit games and five multiple RBI games ... Had a team-best 10-game hitting streak and a 29-game reached base streak ... Only player on team to record four hits in a game, finishing 4-for-4 with a run scored, four RBI and a home run at UTEP ... Had three hits against Alcorn State and Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... Had three RBI against ULM at the Texas Invitational ... Tied school record with two triples twice accomplishing the feat against Detroit and Arkansas-Pine Bluff ... Had a season-best two doubles against Ole Miss ... Also had doubles against Texas Southern, Texas, ULM, Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Troy and Louisiana Tech (2x) ... During 29-game reached base streak, batted .475, going 38-for-80 with seven doubles, four triples, one home run, 17 runs scored, 23 RBI, eight walks, four hit by pitch, a .543 on-base percentage and a .700 slugging percentage ... Defensively led the team in total chances, putouts and fielding double plays.
2013 (Freshman): Played and started 54 games on the season ... Recorded a .241 batting average, going 35-for-145 with nine doubles, one triple, 11 runs scored and 13 RBI ... Drew 28 walks and was hit by six pitches for an on-base percentage of .383 ... Had four multiple hit games, including a three-hit performance against East Carolina, finishing the game 3-for-4 with a season-best two doubles and a run batted in ... Also had multiple hits against Ole Miss, Troy and Georgia Tech ... Drove in a season-high two runs against Fresno State and Troy ... Notched a triple against UC Davis ... Finished the season with a 12-game reached base streak - one of just three double-digit reached base streaks on the team.
High School: Attended Don Antonio Lugo High School (2008-11) before concluding prep career at Livingston High School (2011-12) ... Earned First Team All-District honors as a senior ... Recorded a .493 batting average as a senior, going 37-for-75 with five doubles, four triples, 30 runs scored, 21 RBI and eight stolen bases ... Two-time Scholar Athlete at Don Lugo HS as part of the California State Federation of High School Scholars ... Also lettered in volleyball ... Played travel ball with Arsenal 18A and Hit Away Gold ... Helped Arsenal 18A win the 2009 ASA Regional tournament ... Member of the National Society of High School Scholars.
Personal: Full name is Sarah Maree Evans ... Daughter of Julee and Art Evans ... Has an older brother, Jonathan ... Brother Jonathan played golf at Cal Baptist (2010-11) ... Born on Feb. 25 in San Bernardino, Calif. ... Majoring in criminal justice.