Tana Barnes

#11 Tana Barnes

Pos. IF
Ht. 5'9"
Yr. Sr.
Hometown Washington, Ill.
High School (Prev. School) Washington

2002: Appeared in 36 games for the Crusaders ... third on the team with a .247 batting average ... had five multi-hit games ... pitched a one-hit shutout against Philadelphia ... named to the Mid-Con All-Academic Team.

2001: Started all 45 games for the Crusaders ... led Valpo with seven doubles ... three triples ranked her seventh in the Mid-Con ... led the team with 11 RBI's ... had two hits and three RBI's against Wright State ... had three hits against Western Illinois ... named to the Mid-Con All-Academic Team.

2000: Started and played in 43 games ... was second on the team with 14 RBI's ... went 3-for-3 in a game twice ... homered against Oakland ... pitched in six games recording a 2-3 record ... threw a complete game shutout against Loyola ... named to the Mid-Con All-Tournament Team.

Prep: A First Team All-State selection as a senior ... Female Athlete of the Year at Washington H.S. as a senior ... named Player of the Year by the Peoria Journal Star ... holds school record for striking out 22 in one game.

Personal: Tana is the daughter of Marvin and Linda Barnes ... majors are secondary education and physical education ... born June 16, 1981.