Cara Maxey

Cara Maxey

Player Profile


Fresno, Calif.

High School:




OREGON STATE: (2002) Played in 44 games making 16 starts, mostly in the outfield…finished with a .151 batting average on eight hits in 53 at bats…belted three extra base hits with two doubles and a home run…ranks in a tie for ninth place in the OSU record book with five career home runs…also started for the Beavers at shortstop and second base…was a perfect 1-for-1 with a double and run scored against San Diego (Feb. 10) in the CS-Northridge Tournament…was 2-for-3 with a double against No. 12 Pacific (Mar. 1) at the CSUF Worth Tournament…went 1-for-3 with an RBI and two runs scored against San Jose State (Mar. 3) at the CSUF Worth Tournament…finished 1-for-1 on stolen base attempts…tallied a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage with 12 putouts and five assists.

(2001) Played in 59 games with 46 starts, splitting time between outfield and second base…Recorded a .195 batting average on 25 hits in 128 at bats…Belted four doubles…Ranked second on the squad with three home runs…Recorded five multiple hit games and five multiple RBI contests…Finished the opening day of the season with a 4-for-6 effort from the plate and five RBI against BYU (Feb. 3) in the Southern Utah Tournament…Was a perfect 2-for-2 with a run scored against No. 4 Stanford (Apr. 7)…Had a single and scored a run against Chattanooga (May 18) in the NCAA Regional Tournament…Ranked third on the squad with a .243 batting average in Pac-10 games…Had a .961 fielding percentage with 82 putouts and 64 assists.

(2000) Saw a lot of action as a freshman, making 45 starts in 49 appearances... Split time at second base and leftfield... Batted .192 with 20 hits, six doubles and eight RBI... Was one of three Beavers to hit a pair of doubles in a game, with a 2-for-3 performance in OSU’s 5-2 victory at Saint Mary’s... Belted a grandslam homerun to help the Beavers cruise to an 11-3 victory against Utah on February 11... Had six multiple hit games... Recorded a four-game hitting streak early in the season... Ended the year with a hit against Oklahoma in the NCAA Regional Tournament... Had a .914 fielding percentage.

BULLARD HS: Four-time All-North Yosemite League honoree... Two-time all-region selection... Second team All-American... Invited to try out for the USA Junior Olympic Team... Bullard won two national championships, one state championship, four league titles and two valley titles during her career... Three-time Golden Glove award recipient... Fresno Bee All-Star... Two-time all-league pick in basketball... Holds the school record for most points scored in a game (36) and is a member of the 1,000 points club... FCA vice president... Who's Who Among American High School Students.

PERSONAL: Born in Fresno... Daughter of Deana and Jim Maxey... Has two older brothers, Steven and Robbie... Also has a sister, Jaime, who played softball at Fresno State... Her cousin David Forester plays football at UC-Davis.

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