Krista Bava
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Hughson, Calif.

High School:
Hughson HS '10

Last College:
Utah State

Height:
5-7

Position:
OF

B/T:
L/L

2013: Led all Aggies with six doubles and 18 walks... Also finished fourth on the team with a .319 slugging pct., .338 on-base pct., one home run and 14 RBIs... Of her 14 RBIs, eight were earned with two outs... Named a starter in 41 of 46 games played, primarily in center field (36 gms.)... Also started four games as a DP and one in right field... Stole three bases in as many attempts... Hit .221 (25-for-113) in her inaugural season at UC Davis... Hit her first home run as an Aggie vs. Cal Poly (5/10, Gm. 1)... Batted a season-high 3-for-3 with a double at UC Riverside (4/20, Gm. 1)... Drove in a season-high two runs in that same game against the Highlanders... Also earned two RBIs vs. Santa Clara (2/17), at Hawai'i (3/30, Gm. 2) and against Cal Poly (5/10, Gm. 2).

UTAH STATE (2011-12): Redshirted 2012 season... Started 47 of 53 games as a freshman, batting .293 (39-for-133)... Also ranked among team leaders in runs (22) and RBIs (21)... Rapped out six doubles and two homers... Selected as school's Student-Athlete of the Week (voted by state-wide media panel) for 4/17/11, having scored the winning run in two wins against Boise State.

HUGHSON HS '10: All-state honoree and Trans Valley League MVP as a senior... Earned three All-TVL nods... Batted .443 with 43 RBIs in final season... Played summer ball for Modesto Lady Warriors from 2005-10.

PERSONAL: Born in Turlock, Calif.... Majoring in human development... Parents are Mike & Julia Bava... Julia pitched for Utah State's softball team, and was a member of the 1984 squad that advanced to the College World Series... Utah State finished in the top eight and received a No. 1 national ranking during the '81 season... Niece of UC Davis senior associate A.D. Cindy Spiro.

Year Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB BB SO SB
2013 .221 46 113 11 25 6 1 1 14 36 18 31 3
Totals .221 46 113 11 25 6 1 1 14 36 18 31 3