Kristin Herrera
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mountain View, Calif.

High School:
Los Altos HS '02

Height:
5-4

Position:
2B

Major:
Exercise Biology

2004: Saw action in 11 games, including 7 starts... Batted 6-for-21 (.286) with 4 runs and 2 RBI... Went 2-for-4 with RBI single at Bakersfield (3/5)... Rapped RBI double at San Bernardino (2/7)... Field 19 chances (11 putouts, 8 assists) with no errors, all at second base.

2003: Appeared in 39 games, starting 26... Batted .303 (23-for-76) with 15 runs and 10 RBI... Rapped out 5 doubles and a triple... Had 7 multi-hit games, including two in a home doubleheader vs. UC San Diego (4/18)... Went 2-for-2 with a double in the opener, then 2-for-4 with a triple and 2 RBI in the nightcap... Hit 3-for-4 with 2 runs at San Bernardino (2/28).

LOS ALTOS HS '02: Earned first-team All-Santa Clara Valley Athletic League honors in both softball and basketball... Two-year MVP in each sport... Batted .453 as a senior... Hoop team won SCVAL in 2001... Also a standout in field hockey, making All-SCVAL first team as a senior, second team as a junior... Voted as school's Athlete of the Year in each of her last two seasons... Selected as Scholar-Athlete of the Year in 1999-2000.

PERSONAL: Born Jan. 21, 1984 in San Jose, Calif.... Exercise biology major... Hopes for career as a dental hygienist... Parents are Robert & Barbara Herrera... Lists sports hero as Lance Armstrong, non-sports hero as her father.