LAKE LAND COLLEGE
Two-year starter for the Lakers out of Illinois ... one of the top junior college hitters in the country as a sophomore ... earned NFCA and NJCAA first team All-American honors ... eighth signee during the Shanon Hays era to be named an All-American in junior college ... led the country with a .590 batting average ... also was the leader nationally for hits (111) and on-base percentage (.645) ... 45 of her hits went for extra bases ... finished third nationally with 26 doubles, 94 runs scored and a 1.005 slugging percentage ... added 63 RBI while finishing 21-for-23 in stolen base attempts ... team ended the year 52-7 overall and advanced to the national tournament for the second-straight season ... Lake Land was 105-14 overall during her two seasons ... made a strong collegiate debut in 2012, hitting .371 with 13 doubles, eight triples and a pair of home runs ... also drove in 32 runs while scoring 33 times despite missing part of the season due to injury.
KALANI HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year starter for the Falcons ... was a Oahu Interscholastic Association (OIA) honorable mention selection as a freshman ... named the OIA Player of the Year as a junior ... helped lead Kalani to the OIA Championship ... earned all-state tournament team honors soon after the championship win ... honored as a first team All-OIA selection following both her junior and senior seasons.
Kristi Belshe ... born to parents Royal and Sheree Belshe in her hometown of Honolulu, Haw. ... is the first Red Raider to ever hail from the state of Hawaii ... an only child ... nutrition major ... hopes to one day become a chef.