Height: 5'10"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Des Plaines, Ill.
High School: Maine West HS
Experience: 3 Years


2013 -- Appeared in 44 games, while receiving 43 starts… Received First Team All-Summit League recognition (Outfield)… Garnered College Sports Madness First Team All-Summit League recognition (Utility Player)... Earned Summit League All-Tournament Team honors… Received Blues City Classic Second Team All-Tournament Team honors… Batted .357 (10th best in team single-season history) with a team-high 45 hits in 126 at-bats, including two home runs and a team-high 10 doubles… Scored 16 runs and drove in 23 RBI (second most on the team), while finishing with 61 total bases… Maintained .484 slugging and .413 on-base percentage… Drew nine walks, three hit-by-pitches and went 3-for-3 in the stolen base department… Recorded 30 putouts, two assists and committed three errors for a .914 fielding percentage… Notched 12 multi-hit games, along with seven multi-RBI games… Held a season-long nine-game hit streak… In league action (13 games), batted .366 with a team-high 15 hits, including three doubles… Drove in seven RBI and scored five runs… Drew five walks and recorded 18 total bases… Maintained a .439 slugging and .447 on-base percentage… Recorded 15 putouts, one assist and committed no errors for a 1.000 fielding percentage… Went 1-for-2 with two RBI, a double, a run scored, a stolen base and a sacrifice in Kansas City’s 8-0 win over North Carolina Central (Feb. 9)… In Kansas City’s 11-3 loss to Texas Tech (Feb. 16), went 2-for-3 with a double and a home run to become the program’s all-time RBI leader…  Went 2-for-4 with three RBI in UMKC’s 5-3 win over Indiana State (Feb. 23)… Against Nicholls State (Feb. 24), went 2-for-4 with two runs, two RBI and a run score in the Kangaroos’ 16-3 win in five innings… Went 2-for-3 with three RBI in Kansas City’s 6-1 win over Detroit (Feb. 24)… In the Kangaroos’ 16-11 loss to Troy (March 9), went 3-for-4 with three runs and a double… Went 3-for-4 with two runs, three RBI and a home run in UMKC’s 7-0 win at Wichita State (March 13)… Went 3-for-3 with in UMKC’s 7-5 win over Western Illinois (April 13)… In the series finale against Western Illinois (April 14), went 2-for-2 with two RBI, a run scored, a double and a walk in the Kangaroos’ 9-0 win in five innings… Went 2-for-4 with two RBI and a run scored in Kansas City’s 11-7 loss to South Dakota State (May 5)… Against North Dakota State in The Summit League Championships (May 10), went 4-for-4 with a run scored… Career wise, sits first in RBI (116), fourth in batting (.346), fourth in hits (186), third in doubles (35), sixth in home runs (6), eighth in at-bats (538), seventh in runs (76), sixth in walks (46), fourth in stolen bases (35), fifth in on-base percentage (.409), 10th in games played (186) and seventh in strikeouts per game (4.51) on UMKC’s all-time list. 

2012 -- Appeared in 42 games, starting 41 until suffering an injury... Batted .322 (second on the team) with 38 hits, including six doubles and one triple... Led UMKC in RBI with 23 and scored 15 runs... Maintained a .390 slugging percentage and .406 on-base percentage, both were good for second on the team... Went 5-for-6 in the stolen base department... Recorded 28 putouts with five assists and two errors for a .943 fielding percentage... Had a season long eight-game hit streak... Notched four multi-RBI games and nine multi-hit games... Made four relief appearances in the circle and finished with a 1-0 record... Maintained a 7.00 ERA and struck out three batters over seven innings... Lone win came in a 9-8 victory over Utah Valley (March 28) where she pitched two innings allowing two earned runs, while striking out one... Earned first-career College Sports Madness Player of the Week honor (Feb. 28)... Went 2-for-2 with two RBI, a walk, and a stolen base vs. DePaul (Feb. 11)... Went 3-for-4 with a double and four RBI vs. Detroit Mercy (Feb. 26)... Went 3-for-4 with an RBI and run scored vs. Saint Louis (March 2)... In a doubleheader against Utah Valley (March 28), went 2-for-5 with three RBI in game one and 2-for-4 with two runs, a double, and RBI in game two... Went 3-for-4 with an RBI and run scored vs. Southern Utah (March 31)... Against South Dakota State (April 6), went 2-for-4 with a double, two runs, and an RBI... On the UMKC all-time career list, she is fifth in batting (.342), eighth in hits (141), seventh in doubles (25), second in RBI (93), 10th in walks (37), fifth in stolen bases (32), fifth in on-base percentage (.408), and seventh in strikeouts per game (4.51).  

2011 -- Started all 54 games… finished the year hitting .354, while slugging .484 and recording a .400 on-base percentage... recorded 57 hits, including 11 doubles, two triples and two homeruns and 10 walks… scored 28 runs and drove in 35… stole 20 bases and registered a .909 fielding percentage… finished with a 3-2 record, with a 2.48 ERA, 22 strikeouts in 31 innings… started three games, completing two… named to the all-Summit League Tournament Team… named Summit League Player of the Week on Feb. 21… finished fourth in The Summit League in hits (57) and stolen bases (20) and fifth in batting average (.354) and RBIs (35)… recorded the 10th highest batting average (.354), sixth most hits (57), ninth most doubles (11), second most RBIs (35), eighth most runs (28) and second most stolen bases (20) in UMKC single season history… sits fourth in batting average (.350), 11th in hits (103), ninth in doubles (19), second in RBIs (70), eighth in stolen bases (27), fifth in on-base percentage (.409) and sixth in strikeouts per seven innings (4.71) in UMKC career history… had 14 multi-hit games, including four three-hit games and eight multi-RBI games, including 1-for-3 performance with four RBIs a run and a grand slam… had two or more hits in six straight games from 2/19-2/25… went 1-for2 with a run, while registering the win on the mound after allowing three hits with six strikeouts in seven innings… pitched seven innings with nine strikeouts and a win, while going 3-for-5 with three RBIs, two runs, two stolen bases and a double in the doubleheader with Wisconsin-Parkside (3/28)… had a season long nine-game hit streak.

2010 -- First Team all-Summit League selection... played in 46 games with 45 starts recording a .346 batting average... recorded a UMKC single season record with 35 RBIs... .346 average was 10th best in school history for a single season and fourth best for a career... her .420 on-base percentage ranks fourth all-time on the UMKC career list... scored 17 runs, with eight doubles, two home runs and 11 walks, while stealing seven bases in seven attempts...  finished with a 10.00 ERA on the mound in 21.0 innings pitched with 13 strikeouts, while recording the team's only save against South Dakota (4/10)... struck out first career batter against Northwestern State (2/13)... notched her first collegiate hit with a single in the season opener against SEMO (2/13)... tallied 12 multi-hit games and a team-high nine multi-RBI games... her 12-game hit streak from Apr. 2-23 was the longest on the team... went 2-for-4 with three RBIs, two runs scored and a double against IUPUI (3/18)... went a combined 9-for-13 with seven RBIs, two runs, two stolen bases and two doubles over a four game span against South Dakota State (4/2-3) and South Dakota (4/10)... closed out the year by going a combined 5-for-8 with five runs, four RBIs, two walks, a home run, a double and a stolen base in the final series of the season against Oakland (5/7-8)... named to The Summit League Winter/Spring Academic all-League team.

High School -- All-state selection at Maine West High School as a senior... also was a three-time all-conference and two-time all-area honoree... was the MWHS team Most Valuable Player all four years... served as team captain as a junior and senior... played for the Lake County Liberty AAU team for two years... also was a two-year letterwinner in volleyball as an outside hitter.

Personal --
Born on March 13, 1991 in Des Plaines, Ill... Daughter of Russell and Karen Ott... Has one sister, Hailey... Majoring in business.

Favorite Food -- Cookie Dough.

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