Lauryn Saunders
Lauryn  Saunders


San Jose, Calif.

High School:
Leigh HS '13





Aggies host Gauchos in final home series of '16

UC Davis softball will honor Christina Guidry, Leah Munden, Kaila Olson, Alicia Paine, Justine Vela and Kelly Zboralske in a Senior Day ceremony following Sunday's game


Aggies head south to San Luis Obispo for three games

UC Davis returns to Big West play this weekend at Cal Poly; junior right-hander Andrea Reynolds returns to her hometown


Aggies return home to face UC Riverside

Weekend series will feature four of the Big West's top base stealers


Aggies head to Fullerton for first league road series

Both games of Saturday’s doubleheader will air on ESPN3


League homestand continues against Long Beach State

UC Davis looks to continue strong start to Big West play during upcoming weekend series against the 49ers

2015: Named a starter in 10 of 28 games played... Earned seven starts behind the plate, two as the team's designated player and another at third base... One of four players responsible for the team's sacrifice flies total; her sac fly took place vs. Santa Clara (2/15)... Hit the first of her two home runs at UC Santa Barbara (4/18)... The other was hit vs. Cal State Fullerton (5/3)... Recorded a season-high four at-bats at UC Riverside (4/25)... Scored a run in four games... Posted a season-high two hits in another four games... A season-high three RBI took place at UC Santa Barbara, in the same game that she hit her first round-tripper of the season... Hit a double at Fresno State (2/14), at Stanford (2/18) and vs. North Dakota (2/28)... Smacked her first collegiate triple vs. Cal State Fullerton (5/2).

 One of two players who belted a team-high seven home runs (UC Davis hit 10 as a team in 2013)... Four of those seven home runs were hit in league games... Ended her inaugural season at UC Davis ranked No. 2 in slugging pct. (.468), walks (17) and No. 3 in RBI (21)... Hit .382 as a leadoff batter... Reached base in 11 straight games, the second-longest streak among all Aggies... Penciled as s starter in all but five of her 50 games played... Thirty of those starts took place behind the dish, she was the Aggies' designated player in the other 15... Scored a season-high two runs at Cal State Fullerton (5/4)... Hit a team-high two home runs, both solo shots, that same game... Blasted a round-tripper in each of her first two games as an Aggie... Drove in a season-high three RBI vs. Syracuse (2/21) and at Santa Clara (3/1)... Recorded a sacrifice hit in four games... Recorded a hits and an RBI in the same game, in consecutive outings at the Wolf Pack Classic vs. North Dakota (3/15), at Nevada (3/15) and against North Dakota the following day... Held a four-game hit streak at one point of the season.

LEIGH HS '13: Earned three varsity letters as a member of Leigh High School's volleyball team as an outside hitter and middle blocker, three as a center for women's basketball and another four letters as a softball catcher... Named all-league softball MVP as a freshman.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Denise and Ryan Saunders... Has one younger sibling, Shane... Enjoys music, dancing, snap chatting, working out and sleeping... Capturing all-league MVP honors as a freshman is her most memorable athletics highlight... Not many people know she can recite all the words to the movie "Pitch Perfect"... Lauren Chamberlain is her sports hero... Selected UC Davis because she feels that "this is a great academic school and a gateway to a better life" ... Possesses aspirations to become a crime scene investigator... Would love to visit Germany due to her ethnic background... Firmly believes that, "hard work beats talent when talent does not work hard."

2014 .242 50 124 9 30 7 0 7 21 58 17 28 0
2015 .378 28 45 4 17 3 1 2 10 28 3 6 0
Totals .278 78 169 15 47 10 1 9 31 86 20 34 0