11 - Katie Hooper
Katie Hooper
Height: 5-7
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Sun Valley, CA
Position: UTIL
Bats/Throws: R/R
EXP: HS
Previous School: Burbank HS

2014 All-Big West Honorable Mention 

2014 Big West Conference All-Freshman Team

2014

Hooper appeared in 55 games and made 54 starts in her freshman season … named All-Big West Honorable Mention and to Big West All-Freshman Team … batted .314 for the season with 49 hits, 15 runs, a triple, three home runs and 36 RBIs … led team with 11 doubles, ranking among the Big West Top 10 … also ranked among league leaders in RBIs … hit two home runs in a victory over Boise State, becoming the 28th player in program history to achieve the feat … led the Matadors with a .350 batting average against Big West opponents … had seven runs, five doubles, a home run and 13 RBIs vs. conference foes … posted 15 multi-hit games and nine multi-RBI games … sported a .966 fielding percentage in 207 defensive chances.

Burbank High School

Hooper was a multi-sport standout for the Bulldogs ... played four seasons of softball ... earned multiple all-league honors and was league's Offensive Player of the Year in her final three seasons ... also played four seasons of volleyball and and earned all-league honors ... played two seasons of soccer ... named her high school's Female Athlete of the Year in senior year ... graduated in 2013. 

Personal

Born on October 15, 1995 ... daughter of Denise and Michael Hooper ... has a sister, Natalie, and a brother, Riley ... favorites include the LA Angels of Anaheim, Mike Trout, Adam Sandler, Jennifer Lawrence and "Pretty Little Liars" and "Chicago Fire" ... advice to young people is "leave it all out on the field" ... lists her parents as her greatest heroes ... majoring in Kinesiology. 

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