92  Katalin Lucas
Katalin Lucas
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Agua Dulce, Calif.

High School:
Village Christian HS

Height:
5-2

Position:
C

B/T:
R/R

05/07/2014

Herd to Begin C-USA Tournament Action Against UAB

Marshall will start its title defense in Thursday quarterfinal

05/04/2014

Marshall Sweeps LA Tech on Senior Day

The Herd will compete in the C-USA Tournament starting Thursday

05/03/2014

Herd Punches Ticket to Boca Raton, Fla.

Marshall clinched a spot in the C-USA Tournament

04/27/2014

Marshall Triumphs in Series Finale Against Charlotte

The Herd has one final conference series to secure a spot in the conference tournament

04/23/2014

Herd Splits the Last Day of Non-Conference Action

Marshall leads all-time series vs. Ohio 32-19

10/03/2012

Softball vs. NPF Game Action

Marshall softball plays the National Pro Fastpitch All-Stars in Charleston.

09/25/2012

NPF FanFest

Players from the Herd and the NPF team sign autographs during FanFest.

2014 (Sophomore): Started all 59 games played in 2014. Batted for a .248 average with 40 hits, 23 RBI, 27 runs and 6 home runs in 2014. Walked 17 times on the season and successfully stole 4 bases on 4 attempts. Recorded a .416 slugging percentage, .339 on-base percentage and .967 fielding percentage. Reached 67 total bases in 2014. Hit a career high 3 hits two times in 2014. Had 2 doubles in a game against Louisiana Tech on May 4th. Was able to reach 6 total bases against Loyola February 15th. Walked a season and career high 3 times in a game vs FIU on April 19th. Tied for 10th in school history for most games played in a single season with 59. Tied for 1st in total games started in single season school history with 59. Named to 2013-14 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

2013 (Freshman): Made most of her appearances behind the plate and started in 54 of 55 regular-season contests, was the wall behind the plate in all six postseason contests... Lucas ended the season with a .211 average and ranked second on team with seven doubles... She got her first hit against Michigan in the USF-Demarini Tournament Feb. 8 and her first home run against Drexel in the Spartan Classic Feb. 25... Lucas had three perfect games going 2-for-2 against Quinnipiac Feb. 23 in the Spartan Classic and had two 1-for-1 games with one double and two walks against UCF March 22-23... She made the Conference USA All-Tournament Team and C-USA All Freshman Team.

High School: A four year starter at Village Christian High School splitting time between catcher and third base, compiling a .971 fielding percentage in her senior year...batted .500 during her final year of high school with 32 runs batted in and a .958 slugging percentage...scored a league -high 38 runs and appeared in the circle during the year and compiled a 1.89 ERA and struck out 171, both league highs...earned all-league honors as a Crusader, with first team honors in her final past year...trained seeing eye dogs during her free time.

Personal: Born June 14, 1994 to parents Robert and Catherine Lucas...has one sister, Jenny (22) who is student at UC Irvine...majoring in psychology with a minor in business.