2001 (Junior): Hit safely in seven of last eight games & batted .375 (9-24, 6 R, double, triple, RBI, walk, hit by pitch, 2 SH, 1 SB & 12 TB) ? ? hit safely in 24 of last 33 games & batted .343 (36-105, 21 runs, 3 doubles, triple, 5 RBI,6 BB, 2 HBP, SF, 4 SH, 7-9 SB, 37 TB) ? in last 41 games, batted .352 (44-125, 31 R, 11 RBI, 4 doubles, triple, 7 BB, 9-11 SB, 3 HBP, 4 SH & SF) ? concluded WAC play with a five-game hit streak & batted .429 (6-14, 5 R, RBI, double, triple, walk, 1 SB, SH) ? finished second on team in batting, hits, runs, and multiple-hit games (16) ? season-high nine-game hit streak (.452, 14-31, 9 R, double, 3 RBI, BB, HBP, SF, SH, 4-4 SB, 15 TB) ? had season-best 3 RBI vs. New Mexico State.
Pacific (1999-2000): As a freshman, started all 60 games as the leadoff hitter ? led the Tigers with 57 hits and tied for the team lead in stolen bases (8) ? finished second in batting (.298) and third in runs (25) and sacrifice hits (10) ? as a sophomore, started all 56 games ? led team in batting (.293), hits (53), sacrifices (10) and stolen bases (15) ? shared team lead in runs (25) and total bases (64) ? four-time Dean's List ? two-time Big West Player of the Week ? four-time all-Big West Academic.
Buchanan HS: Five-sport letterwinner in cross country, basketball, track and field, softball and tennis at Buchanan High School ? in softball, was a three-year varsity starter in center field ? helped BHS to a Valley title in 1998 ? also led team to two Tri-River Athletic Conference championships (1997, 1998) ? three-time all-conference selection ? two-time all-Valley ? an all-state honoree as a senior ? in cross country, set TRAC record with a time of 18:26 (3.2 miles) as BHS won league, Valley and state championship crowns her freshman year ? as a sophomore and junior, team repeated with two more TRAC and Valley crowns ? played basketball her junior season and BHS captured a TRAC title ? in her final season, was selected BHS Athlete of the Year and Junior League Athlete of the Year.
Personal: Born November 24, 1980 ... parents are Craig Heilbut and Lori Foutz ? her husband's name is Nathan Whipple ? has three brothers, Arden, Bryce and Christian and four sisters, Richelle, Janalee, Meredith, and Chelsea ? sister Richelle ran track at Fresno City College ? admires her husband the most ? hobbies include singing and staying active by playing sports ? Honor Roll member ? member of 1997 Fresno Force 16-under national championship team ? recruited by Pacific, Sacramento State and Arkansas.
CAREER STATISTICS Year G/GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI S/SF BB K SB/SBA TB SLG% AVG 2001 58/58 177 40 59 6 1 0 16 8/1 13 10 10/14 67 .379 .333
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