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1   Cote Clark
Cote Clark

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Irvine, Calif.

High School:
Beckman HS

Height:
5-2

Position:
OF

Experience:
HS

B/T:
L/R


Pronounced: co-TAY

2014 (Fr.):
Started all 39 games with 27 in RF and 12 in CF (last 22 starts were in RF) ... Hit .263 to rank seventh on the team ... Finished with 30 hits - 27 singles, two doubles and a triple as a slapper - along with 10 RBI and 13 runs ... Ranked second on the team in steals, finishing 5-of-6 ... Added three sac bunts to tie for second-most on the team ... All seven of her multi-hit games were 2-hit performances ... Collected her only multi-RBI game of the year in the second game of a DH at St. Bonaventure (4/12) when she drove in a run on a single in the sixth and two on a single in the seventh that proved to be the difference in the 10-8 victory ... Opened the season with a 7-game hitting streak and reached base in the first 10 games - tied for the team high ... Had an RBI in her first career at-bat (groundout) against DePaul (2/21) in the NFCA Leadoff Classic ... Recorded her first 2-hit game, drove in a run and had her only outfield assist of the year in the 8-7 win over UConn (2/22) ... Was 2-for-4 with an RBI and scored the game-winning run against Yale (4/2) in the opening game of a DH sweep ... Against Dayton (4/5) three days later, she had two hits, drove in a run and scored twice, including the game-winning run ... Scored twice in a 10-inning 3-2 loss at Boston College (4/9) ... Drove in a run and scored in the pivotal 6-run inning of UMass' 7-2 win over Dayton (5/7) in the opening game of the Atlantic 10 Championship at Fordham.

Before UMass:
Was a four-year starter in the outfield at Beckman High School in Irvine, Calif. ... She hit .470 with a .533 on-base pct. as a senior, while scoring 20 runs and driving in 10 in 21 games ... Named Second Team All-Orange County and Rookie of the Year in 2010 for the Patriots ... Played club ball for the 18U Firecrackers Gold in Long Beach, Calif. for coach Jim Snyder.

Personal:
Full name is Maria Jose Clark ... Born Oct. 4, 1990 in Chile and moved to the United States when she was 7 years old ... Undecided on a major

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