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  Shannon Koplitz
Shannon Koplitz

Player Profile

New Orleans, La.

High School:
Benjamin Franklin




As a Senior in 2010: Second Team All-Pac-10 for second straight season ... started all 56 games at third base for the Cardinal ... finished the season hitting .323 ... recorded 51 hits, nine doubles, two triples, four home runs and 32 RBI ... moved into the career top-10 at Stanford with 127 RBI (9th), eight triples (T5th), 114 runs scored (10th) and 93 walks (5th) ... strung together an 11-game hitting streak, the longest on the team in 2010 ... drove in a season high four RBI versus Santa Clara on Mar. 19 ... made her collegiate debut in the circle in a relief appearance at Washington (5/7) ... CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District VIII First Team ... First Team Pac-10 All-Academic.

2010 Game-By-Game Statistics

As a Junior in 2009: Named to the All-Pac-10 Second Team ... also earned All-West Region honors for the first time in her career ... started all 59 games for the Cardinal, primarily at third base but also at second base ... recorded a .325 batting average with 55 hits (third on the team) ... second on the team with 48 RBI, a single-season total that ranked fourth in school history ... also second on the team with four triples and eight home runs ... third on the team with 39 runs scored, a .538 slugging percentage and a .448 on-base percentage ... third in the conference in triples and among the league's 10 leaders in both walks (31) and RBI (48) ... hit in 34 games with 17 multi-hit games and 17 multi-RBI games to her credit ... posted a season-long eight-game hitting streak between Feb. 7 and Feb. 20 ... hit her first career grand slam in the first game of the year against McNeese State (2/6) ... also homered against Wagner during the opening weekend (2/8) ... went 3-for-4 with a double in a win over UC Santa Barbara at the Campbell/Cartier Classic (2/12) ... hit a three-RBI triple to blow open a game against No. 24 Long Beach State (2/13) ... tripled in back-to-back games against Saint Mary's and Indiana in late February ... was 3-for-4 with three RBI and another triple in a win over UC Riverside (2/28) ... put the game-winning ball in play to lift Stanford to a 3-2 come-from-behind win over Cal Poly (2/28) ... was 3-for-3 with three more RBI against Cal State Fullerton (3/1) ... posted three RBI for the third time in five games against Penn State (3/6), hitting two home runs in the contest ... picked up the game-winning RBI single in a 1-0 win over UC Davis (3/8) ... posted four RBI for the second time against Santa Clara (3/21) ... was 3-for-5 with a double in an extra-inning win over Cal Poly (3/23) ... ripped three two-run home runs in Pac-10 play, all three of which made the difference in the game ... hit the game-winning home run off of National Player of the Year Danielle Lawrie in the fourth inning to lift Stanford to its second win over eventual national champion Washington (3/29) ... ripped the game-winning single in the top of the seventh to lift Stanford over Oregon State in Corvallis (4/3) ... hit another two-run home run in Stanford's extra-inning win over No. 5 Arizona State (4/18) ... was 2-for-4 with a walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth to lift Stanford over Oregon (4/24) ... was 2-for-3 in Stanford's come-from-behind win over Arizona (5/2), posting a critical single in the game-winning rally ... led Stanford with six hits and a .667 batting average in the NCAA Super Regional series, posting two hits in each game and driving in four runs ... an ESPN Academic All-District VIII First Team pick ... named to the Pac-10 All-Academic Second Team.

2009 Game-By-Game Statistics

As a Sophomore in 2008: Started all 64 games as the Cardinal's second baseman ... had ten doubles on the year, third on the team ... hit .253 with 45 hits, 22 runs scored and 33 RBI ... stole five bases ... had six multi-hit games and nine multi-RBI games ... went 2-for-3 with two RBI and her first double of the year in the season-opener against San Diego (2/8) ... hit a three-RBI double against Saint Mary's in the team's home-opener ... doubled in first three home games of the year ... had multiple hits in both games of a doubleheader against Santa Clara and Wichita State at the Stanford Invitational (2/15) ... cracked her first homerun of the year against the Broncos and drove in a season-high three runs ... recorded multiple RBI in both games of a doubleheader against Pacific and Santa Clara the following day (2/16) ... thumped her second career triple against Fordham at the Palm Springs Classic (2/22) ... nabbed the game-winning sacrifice fly in a 3-1 win over Ohio State (2/23) ... ripped a three-run homerun to match her season-high RBI total against St. John's at the Worth Invitational in Fullerton (2/29) ... also picked up multiple RBI against Princeton (3/22) and Santa Clara (4/15), hitting her third homerun of the year against the Tigers ... ripped a clutch single to plate the tying run in a come-from-behind extra-inning win over Cal (4/18) ... ripped a solo homerun against San Jose State (4/22) ... recorded the first three-hit game of her career to lead Stanford to a win over Oregon in Eugene (5/2) ... stepped up to lead the Cardinal with six hits and a .500 batting average at NCAA Regionals ... hit in every NCAA Regional game ... went 2-for-4 with two critical hits in the team's first win over Massachusetts (5/17) ... followed with a 2-for-3 performance and another RBI in the Cardinal's regional championship game with the Minutewomen (5/18) ... named to the Pac-10 All-Academic Second Team.

2008 Game-By-Game Statistics

As a Freshman in 2007:Earned All-Pac-10 Honorable Mention ... won a starting spot mid-season after homering in three straight games against Syracuse (2/24), Marist (2/25) and Cal Poly (3/2) ... started 43 games and appeared in 50, playing shortstop and right field ... fourth on the team with a .267 batting average ... third on the team with a .440 slugging percentage, a .387 on-base percentage and nine doubles ... notched 31 hits and scored 20 runs on the year ... recorded five multiple-hit games ... notched multi-RBI games against Syracuse (2/24) and Minnesota (3/4) ... longest hitting streak was five games from Mar. 25 to Apr. 1 ... notched the game-winning RBI in a 4-3 win over Santa Clara (4/17) ... went 2-for-3 and scored a season-high two runs against Marist (2/25) ... went 2-for-2 with a double and her first career triple against Loyola Chicago (3/10) ... went 2-for-3, scoring two runs, in the team's win over No. 13 Oregon (4/1) ... went 2-for-4 with a double, an RBI and two runs in the team's upset of No. 12 UCLA (4/20) ... recorded a pair of back-to-back doubles in the Cardinal's home meeting with Oregon (5/10).

2007 Game-By-Game Statistics

High School: A 2006 graduate of Benjamin Franklin High School in New Orleans, La. ... a four-time all-district and three-time all-metro selection ... 2006 Metro Player of the Year ... a High School Heisman Honorable Mention selection ... also a two-time all-district selection in basketball ... a National Merit Finalist, AP Scholar and Valedictorian.

Club: Played for the New Orleans Déjà Vu ... also competed for the Absolute Blast in Washington in 2005 ... a member of the Wichita Mustangs in Kansas during the summer of 2007.

Personal: Daughter of Brent and Lynn Koplitz ... has a younger brother, Trevor ... both parents are chemistry professors ... majoring in human biology with a concentration in environmental science and policy ... hobbies include reading, watching movies, star-gazing, camping, hiking and riding roller coasters ... full name is Shannon Nicole Koplitz.

Koplitz' Career Batting Stats

2007 .267 50/43 116 20 31 9/1/3 14 16/21 1/1
2008 .253 64/64 178 22 45 10/1/4 33 24/33 5/7
2009 .325 59/59 169 39 55 4/4/8 48 31/27 3/3
2010 .323 56/56 158 33 51 9/2/4 32 22/18 6/6
Totals .292 229/222 621 114 182 32/8/19 127 93/99 15/17
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