ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
11 - Jane Alexander
Jane Alexander
Year: Junior
Hometown: Palo Alto, Calif.
High School: Castilleja School
Position: Infield
Major: Psychology
Bats/Throws: L/R
House Affiliation: Adams

Junior 2011
Went 2 for 2 with a double against Florida Atlantic March 4 ... Went 1 for 2 with an RBI against UC Riverside March 11 ... Collected hits in back-to-back games against St. Louis (March 13) and Wisconsin (March 15) and again against Wisconsin and San Diego State March 17 ... Launched a two-run homer in Game 1 and went 2 for 2 with two runs scored in Game 2 in doubleheader at Quinnipiac March 26 ... Went 2 for 2 in Game 1 against Iona March 27 ... Ripped a solo home run in Game 2 against Princeton April 8 ... Was 2 for 3 with a double and an RBI in Game 2 against Cornell April 9 ... Was 2 for 2 with two doubles, two runs and two RBI in Game 2 against Holy Cross April 12 … Launched a home run and went 2 for 4 in Game 2 against Brown April 16 … Went 1 for 3 with two runs and two RBI in Game 1 against Yale April 24 … Was 2 for 3 with a triple, a home run and two runs scored against the Bulldogs in Game 1 April 26 … Had a pair of RBI in the series opener against Dartmouth April 30 … Closed the regular season on a six-game hitting streak.

Sophomore 2010
Was 1 for 3 with a double against Central Florida March 5 … Logged a triple against College of Charleston March 6 … Was 1 for 2 with an RBI against Bucknell March 16 … Was 2 for 3 from the plate against San Diego … Went 1 for 2 with an RBI in game against Kansas March 19 … Compiled an eight-game hitting streak from March 25 to Apr. 6 … Went 2 for 5 with a triple, a stolen base and two runs scored in game two against Fairfield March 28 … Was 2 for 4 in 6-3 win at Holy Cross Apr. 6 … Was 1 for 2 with a run scored and an RBI in final game against Yale Apr. 27 … Finished the regular season going 2 for 3 with a double, two runs scored and an RBI at Dartmouth May 2.

Freshman 2009
Appeared in 36 games, starting in 15 … Had a .222 batting average on 10 hits at 45 at bats … Scored 10 runs on the season … Had first multi-hit game of the season in second game of doubleheader against Bryant March 26… Went 1 for 3 and scored two runs in 10-3 win over Rhode Island April 2 … Recorded a hit and an RBI in 4-0 win over Yale April 14 … Went 1 for 3 and scored a run in 3-0 win over Holy Cross April 23.

Before Harvard
Played four years of varsity softball at Castilleja ... Team captain senior year ... Played shortstop and second base ... First-team All-West Bay Athletic League all four years ... First-team all-state (small schools) senior year ... All-Mercury News first team and All-Palo Alto Weekly first team senior year ... Daily News Group first team senior year ... Mercury News and Palo Alto Daily Player of the Week honors senior year ... Palo Alto Weekly Athlete of the Week senior year ... Led team to league championship all four years ... Highest batting average senior year (.782 overall and .804 regular season) ... Second-highest on-base percentage senior year (.813) ... Sixth in the state senior year in slugging percentage (1.509) ... Played two years on the basketball team as a shooting guard ... National Merit Commended Student ... Peer advisor junior and senior years ... Middle school softball coach four years ... Social co-chairman junior year ... Arts with a Heart Dance Benefit program junior and senior years ... Tutor at Beechwood Elementary School freshman and sophomore years.