|Hometown:||San Jose, CA|
|High School:||Mitty HS|
Appeared in 43 of a possible 49 games and started 38 times, primarily at second base and in left field … led Cal Poly in steals and attempts (8-for-8) and sacrifice hits (eight) … successfully advanced a baserunner in 30 of 55 opportunities (54.5 percent) … matched a career-high with two hits on three occasions: versus Nevada (March 4), San Jose State (March 10) and at UC Santa Barbara (May 5) … compiled a .971 fielding percentage with just four errors in 138 chances.
Posted .959 fielding percentage in 27 starts and 41 appearances, primarily in left field … struck out a Cal Poly-low seven times in 81 at-bats … reached base during eight-straight games from March 27 to April 10 … earned lone RBI of season during 7-1 victory at UC Riverside (April 2).
Mitty HS (San Jose, Calif.)
Three-time All-West Catholic Athletic League selection and three-year letterwinner batted .283 with a team-best 18 runs during 2010 senior season … finished fourth among WCAL hitters in 2009 with a .423 batting average and also compiled a .536 slugging percentage and a .447 on-base percentage … earned San Jose Mercury News Sophomore of the Year praise and All-San Francisco Chronicle second team recognition in 2008 after hitting .421 … helped program to a combined 82-7 overall record and a 23-2 WCAL mark during three seasons, as well as league titles in 2009 and 2010 … Mitty HS finished 2009 campaign 32-0, won the CIF Central Coast Section Division II title and earned a No. 1 national ranking by ESPN RISE … four-year letterwinner in field hockey.
Daughter of Steve and Tammy Andersen … has two brothers: Nick and Ricky … majoring in kinesiology … would like to pursue a career in the medical field … four-time member of the Dean’s List at Cal Poly (Fall 2010, Spring 2011, Fall 2011, Winter 2012) … member of the National Honor Society at Mitty HS … Jillian Kay Andersen was born on Oct. 1, 1991 in San Jose, Calif.