Jana Anderson Athlete Profile

#2 Jana Anderson

Jana Anderson
Position: Util Height: 5-3 Roster Years: 2006-2007 Hometown: Sandy, UT

Personal

Parents are Phil and Lesli Anderson...four-time letter winner in softball...three-time letter winner in volleyball...born in Knoxville, Tenn...youngest of four children...three-time academic letter winner in high school.

Before BYU

Team captain at Alta HS (Sandy, Utah) in softball for one year...three-time All-Region in softball...two-time All-State in softball...Won state tournament and made All-Tournament team in 2004...batted .420 with 33 stolen bases for ASA softball team in summer of 2005...2005 ASA softball team won Utah State Championship.

Summary

Speedy left-handed slap hitter with good base running instincts.



2006 | Freshman Year

Saw action in 43 games...made one start...picked up three base hits on nine at-bats...recorded a .400 on base percentage...was second on the team with 10 stolen bases...attempted a team-leading 15 stolen bases...played much of the season with a broken thumb suffered while taking outfield practice.

2007 | Sophomore Year

The team's first pinch-running option...scored 15 runs...second on the team with 10 stolen bases out of 11 attempts...led the team with seven stolen bases in MWC-play...appeared in 44 games, started one.