THIS YEAR: A likely starter in right field, sophomore Angie Sprague may also see some time playing on the dirt at second base... Has a good bat and hits well to the opposite field and uses her speed to get on base and go for extra bases ... Penciled to be the Cougars' leadoff hitter.
2010 (freshman): As a 2010 freshman, played in all 49 games for the Cougars'... Was second on the team in hitting with 48 hits and a .298 batting average ... Also swiped a team-best 12 bases and scored a team-high 25 runs ... Went 5-for-9 with 4 runs in a doubleheader split with the NAIA's No. 17-ranked Cal State San Marcos ... Was also 3-for-3 with 2 RBIs in a win over Bethany ... Put together an 11-game hitting streak late in the season in which she went 17-for-42 (.405), primarily against GSAC competition ... Committed just 2 errors in 52 chances (.962).
HIGH SCHOOL: Played 4 seasons of varsity softball for head coach Scott Higuera at Charter Oak High in Glendora, Calif. ... Was a 3-time All-Miramonte League selection, including first team honors as a 2009 senior when she batted . 369 with a home run, 2 doubles, 12 RBIs and team-highs of 26 runs and 6 stolen bases ... Put together a 7-game hitting streak late in the season in which she went 11-for-22 (.500) with 3 doubles, a triple and 11 runs scored ... In 3 games against league rival Wilson High of Hacienda Heights, went 7-for-10 with 8 runs scored ... As a 2007 sophomore, named all-league second team after batting .316 with a team-leading 4 triples to go along with 4 doubles and a home run, while leading the Chargers to a 25-8 record and the CIF quarterfinals ... Made the varsity squad as a 2006 freshman and appeared in 21 of Charter Oak's 28 games, batting .333 with 4 doubles, 3 triples and a home run for the 17-10-1 Chargers ... Also lettered 2 seasons in volleyball (libero) and was named the team's most outstanding defensive player as a senior ... Was a 4-time scholar-athlete.
PERSONAL: Born Feb. 2, 1991, in Los Angeles, Calif. ... Parents are Russell (transportation supervisor) and Tina (assistant in Azusa Pacific's human relations office) Sprague ... Has 1 brother (Jason) and 1 sister (Nicki) ... Majoring in business with a minor in psychology ... Would like to be a police detective someday ... Enjoys cooking.