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24   Lesley Ferrara
Lesley Ferrara

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Stamford, Conn.

High School:
Stamford

Height:
5-9

Position:
OF

Birthdate:
07/19/1984

Bat/Throw:
R/R


As A Senior In 2006:

0-8 at the A-10 Tournament (5/11-13) ... 1-3 (.333) with a two-run double and a run scored vs. UConn (5/7) ... Went 0-4 with a walk and a sacrifice at Saint Bonaventure (5/5) ... Went 2-6 (.333) with two runs scored, a home run, and a sacrifice vs. Rhode Island (5/1) ... Went 4-6 (.667) with a double, run scored, and four RBI vs. Dayton (4/28) ... Batted .667 (2-3) with a walk, a home run, and three RBI at Central Connecticut (4/26) ... Hit .667 (4-6) with a double, two runs scored, and two RBI at Saint Louis (4/23) ... Went 0-5 vs. Harvard (4/20) ... Went 1-2 (.500) with a sacrifice at Boston College (4/18) ... Hit .500 (3-6) with a pair of runs scored, a double, two RBI, and a sacrifice vs. Temple (4/15) ... Hit .400 (2-5) with two runs scored and a double vs. St. Joseph's (4/13) ... Was 0-3 at UConn (4/12) ... Went 1-5 (.200) with two runs scored and two RBI vs. Charlotte (4/9) ... Batted .200 (1-5) with a double and two sacrifices at Fordham (4/2) ... Went 0-4 with a run scored at La Salle (3/31) ... Hit .750 (3-4) with a double, run scored, sacrifice fly, and three RBI vs. DArtmouth (3/29) ... Batted .200 (1-5) with a walk at George Washington (3/24) ... Was 3-13 (.231) with a run scored and a sacrifice at the FAU Parents' Weekend Tournament (3/17-19) ... Batted .316 (6-19) with a run scored, a double, three RBI and three sacrifices at the Adidas Invitational (3/9-12) ... Hit .200 (1-5) with a walk at the NFCA Leadoff Classic (2/24) ... Batted .077 with a stolen base at the Campbell/Cartier Classic (Feb. 10-12).

As A Junior In 2005: Played in 23 games, making 16 starts ... Batted .163 with four runs scored, eight hits, four doubles, one home run, five RBI, two walks and a .306 slugging percentage ... Had one stolen base and a .241 on-base percentage ... 2-2 with a double against La Salle (April 29) ... Went 1-5 with a three run home run, the first of her career, vs. Temple (April 17) ... Picked up a pinch-hit RBI double against Saint Joseph's (April 15) ... Went 1-5 (.200) at the Villanova Challenge (March 19) ... Batted .200 (3-15) with a run scored, two doubles, a RBI and a sacrifice at the Speedline Invitational (March 10-13).

As A Sophomore In 2004: Appeared in 29 games, making nine starts ... Batted .214 with nine hits, four walks and a hit by pitch ... Scored one run, had three RBI and was 1-1 (1.000) in stolen base attempts ... Had a .214 slugging percentage and a .298 on-base percentage... Was 2-5 (.400) at La Salle (March 27) ... Was 2-2 (1.000) in two pinch hitting roles vs. Dayton (April 9) ... Had the game-winning, two-RBI single in game two of the doubleheader ... Had a pinch-hit RBI single at Boston University (April 12) ... Was 1-2 (.500) as a pinch hitter vs. St. Bonaventure (April 18) ... Was 1-2 (.500) as a pinch hitter at the NCAA Tournament (May 20-21).

As A Freshman In 2003: Selected to the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Played in 12 games, making five starts ... Scored two runs, drove in one and drew two walks ... Had a RBI at the Speedline Invitational (March 6-9)... Drew a walk and scored in one plate appearance at La Salle (March 28) ... Went 1-1 (1.000) against George Washington (May 4).

Before UMass: Four-year letterwinner in softball at Stamford (Conn.) High School ... Had a career .424 batting average and .622 slugging percentage ... Hit seven career home runs, 12 doubles, nine triples and drove in 70 runs ... Scored 69 runs ... Committed just two career errors in center field ... Batted .425 with two home runs, three doubles, three triples and 21 RBIs as a senior ... Three-time FCIAC Conference champions ... Won the 2000 Connecticut State championship ... Three-time first team All-Conference and All-State ... Also lettered in volleyball and basketball for four seasons.

Personal: Full name is Lesley Barbara Ferrara ... Born on July 19, 1984, in Stamford, Conn. ... Daughter of Sue and Dan Ferrara ... Sister of Paul and Matthew ... Cousin, Greg Kulowiec, played basketball at St. Anselm (N.H.) from 1997-2000 ... Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences majoring in English.

Lesley Ferrara's Career Statistics at UMass

YEAR
AVG.
GP-GS
AB
R
H
2B
3B
HR
RBI
TB
SLG.
BB
SF-SH
SB-A
2003
.143
12-5
14
2
2
0
0
0
1
2
.143
2
0-0
0-0
2004
.214
29-9
42
1
9
0
0
0
3
9
.214
4
0-0
1-1
2005
.163
23-16
49
4
8
4
0
1
5
15
.306
2
0-3
1-1
2006
.277
51-51
130
17
36
8
0
2
22
50
.385
4
10-1
1-1
Career
.234
115-79
235
24
55
12
0
3
31
76
.323
12
13-1
3-5

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