Angela Findlay 22
Angela Findlay

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lockport, Ill.

High School:
East

Height:
5-5

Position:
OF/IF

B/T:
R-R


Senior (2010) ... CoSIDA ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America second team ... Academic All-Big Ten Conference ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award ... Big Ten Medal of Honor recipient ... NFCA All-Great Lakes Region first team (outfield) ... All-Big Ten Conference first team (outfield) ... Started all 57 games in rightfield ... Established Michigan's single-season record with 69 runs scored ... Also registered career highs in home runs (14) and RBI (53) ... Recorded 16 multi-hit games and 16 multi-RBI efforts ... Batted .375 in Big Ten play with five homers and 18 RBI ... Went 3-for-4 with a two-run homer in the fifth inning against #15 Tennessee in the NCAA Super Regional (May 28) ... Batted 2-for-4 with two RBI against Western Michigan (May 4) ... Tallied three hits, including a three-run, bases-clearing double, and scored three runs at Purdue (April 25) ... Hit 2-for-3 with two runs and four RBI in the Penn State doubleheader (April 21) ... Recorded two hits, including two-run homer, and scored three runs against Northwestern (April 18) ... Matched a career high with four hits in the home opener against Bowling Green (March 24) ... Knocked out two home runs against Louisville at the Red and Black Tournament (March 14) ... Registered a season-high six game hitting streak from March 3-13 with three straight multi-hit efforts against #8 Alabama (March 6), South Carolina (March 7) and Hofstra (March 13) ... Tallied three home runs in a six at-bat stretch at the NFCA Leadoff Classic (Feb. 26-28), including two against Southern Illinois -- the latter a sixth-inning grand slam ... Registered a career-high six RBI against Southern Illinois ... Went 1-for-3 with three runs scored and three RBI in season opener against Tennessee Chattanooga at the NTC Division I Elite Invitational (Feb. 13).

Junior (2009) ... Academic All-Big Ten Conference ... NFCA All-Great Lakes Region first team ... All-Big Ten first team ... Started 58 games in rightfield, missing one due to illness ... Boasted 16 extra-base hits with four home runs and a career-high 13 doubles ... Went 2-for-5 with two doubles, two runs scored and three RBI vs. Baylor in the NCAA Super Regional finale (May 23) ... Registered back-to-back multi-hit effort in the second of two games vs. Ohio State (May 6) and in the regular-season home finale vs. Michigan State (May 8) ... Matched a season-high with three hits in the OSU nightcap ... Tallied a pair of doubles and three RBI vs. Indiana-2 (April 29) ... Boasted a eight-game hitting streak between March 28-April 15 ... Batted 5-for-6 with two RBI and three runs scored in Minnesota series (April 11-12) ... Went 4-for-6 with three runs in Penn State doubleheader (April 1) ... Went 2-for-3 with two runs scored vs. Fresno State in the opening game of the Judi Garman Classic (March 12) ... Tallied season bests with 3-for-4, two RBI, three-run effort vs. Tennessee Tech at the Louisville Tournament (March 8) ... Also posted multi-hit performances vs. Virginia Tech (Feb. 27) and UC Riverside (Feb. 21).

Sophomore (2008) ... Academic All-Big Ten Conference ... All-Great Lakes Region second team ... All-Big Ten first team (unanimous selection) ... Started all 60 games in the outfield, splitting time between rightfield and leftfield ... Boasted career highs in runs scored (39), hits (59) and doubles (8) ... Drove in the game-winning run against #17 Virginia Tech in the NCAA Super Regional opener (May 24) ... Went 2-for-3 with two runs scored vs. Wright State in the NCAA Regional opener (May 16) ... Batted .426 (26-for-61) in Big Ten Conference action ... Broke a scoreless tied with the game-winning solo home run in the top of the 10th at Penn State (May 3) ... Also tallied the game-winner -- on a fourth-inning RBI single -- vs. Florida State-2 (April 30) ... Posted a career-high 10-game hitting streak between April 11-27, hitting .548 (17-for-31) over the stretch with 14 runs scored and nine RBI ... Registered a 5-for-7 effort with four scored and an RBI in the Ohio State series (April 18-19) ... Also went 5-for-7 in Wisconsin doubleheader (April 11), posting three hits, a three-run homer and four total RBI in the nightcap ... Tallied a career-high 4-for-4 day with three RBI at Purdue-1 (March 30) ... Recorded two doubles and an RBI in the Big Ten opener at Indiana (March 28) ... Went 3-for-3 vs. UNLV at the Judi Garman Classic (March 20) ... Ripped a game-winning triple in the third inning against UC Santa Barbara (Feb. 29) ... Posted a pair of perfect days at the UCF Tournament, going 2-for-2 vs. Auburn (Feb. 24) and 3-for-3 in the opener vs. Drake (Feb. 22).

Freshman (2007) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award ... NFCA All-America third team ... Great Lakes All-Region first team ... All-Big Ten first team ... tallied 14 multi-hit efforts and led the team with 10 multi-RBI games ... went 2-for-3 with a run scored vs. #6 Northwestern at the Big Ten Tournament (May 11) ... batted 2-for-3 in the Wisconsin doubleheader (April 29) with an RBI, a walk and two sacrifice hits ... went 2-for-2 with two RBI at Indiana-2 (April 22) after blasting a three-run home run in the first contest ... scored the game-winning run in the seventh inning at Purdue (April 20) ... went 4-for-7 with four RBI in the Central Michigan doubleheader (April 17) ... tallied a two-out, walk-off grand slam in the home opener vs. Western Michigan-1 (April 3) ... along with sister, Samantha, hit back-to-back solo shots in the first inning at #8 Northwestern (May 31) ... batted 3-for-4 with a double vs. Liberty (March 24) ... went 2-for-3, which included her first-career triple, with two runs and two RBI vs. #25 California (March 23) ... was a perfect 2-for-2 with a walk vs. Cal State-Northridge (March 16) ... went 2-for-4 with two RBI and two runs vs. #12 Washington (March 15) ... doubled and scored twice vs. Virginia (Mar. 3) ... registered two-run home run in lone at-bat vs. North Carolina (Feb. 24) ... knocked out first career home run -- a two-run, sixth-inning bomb -- vs. Maryland (Feb. 16) ... tallied first collegiate hit vs. Texas-Arlington (Feb. 10).

Prep ... Graduated from Lockport High School (2006) .... Four-year Honor Roll ... National Honor Society ... National Spanish Honor Society ... U.S. Navy Award for Academic Achievement ... Twice named all-state second base by the Chicago Tribune and Illinois Coaches' Association (2005, '06) ... Selected to All-Area first team by Herald News (2004, '05, '06), Chicago Sun Times (2005, '06) and Star and Southtown (2003, '04, '05, '06) ... Twice named Herald News and Star MVP (2005, '06) ... Batted .416 with four home runs as a senior (2006) ... Lockport HS captured the 2004 Illinois AA State Championship ... 2004 All-State Tournament team selection ... Joliet Old Timer's Baseball Association Player of the Year (2004) ... Hit .393 with four home runs as a junior (2005) and .384 with 38 RBI as a sophomore (2004) ... Earned SICA West All-Conference honors four times (2003, '04, '05, '06) ... Named 2005 SICA West Most Valuable Infielder ... Also participated in basketball and volleyball.

Club/Junior Team ... Played with the Stone City Sharks summer team, coached by Ed Serdar and Jack Podlesny ... Captured the 2003 AFA National Championship with the Stone City Marlins.

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in psychology... Born on January 12, 1988 ... Daughter of Joseph and Terri Findlay ... Sister, Samantha, was an All-America softball player Michigan (2005-08).

Hitting Avg GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB ATT PO A E FLD%
2007 .367 55 54 147 28 54 5 1 5 33 76 .517 15 1 19 0 .422 3 7 4 5 40 13 0 1.000
2008 .337 60 60 175 39 59 8 1 3 25 78 .446 20 5 13 0 .414 3 11 1 1 38 1 1 .975
2009 .337 58 58 166 35 56 13 0 4 30 81 .488 23 6 15 0 .429 3 11 5 5 25 1 1 .963
2010 .350 57 57 163 69 57 9 0 14 53 108 .663 29 7 10 0 .463 2 11 5 5 37 0 1 .974
Career .347 230 229 651 171 226 35 2 26 141 343 .527 87 19 57 0 .432 11 40 50 16 140 15 3 .981