UVU visits Utah for a non-conference twinbill Monday.
At Utah Valley University ... FRESHMAN (2014): Pitched in 24 games as a true freshman, earning six starts on the year ... went 2-4 with a 6.22 ERA ... threw 50.2 total innings, allowing 63 runs (45 earned) on 62 hits with 25 strikeouts and 63 walks ... earned her first career win on March 29 at Bakersfield after allowing only two hits and one run in 3.2 innings ... earned her first career save in a 5-3 win over Southern Utah after recording the final three outs of the game, including two by strikeout ... pitched 6.2 innings against Grand Canyon on April 11 for her longest outing of the season.
Before Utah Valley ... Prepped at Agua Fria High School in Avondale, Arizona ... was a three-time all-state selection and earned second team honors after her senior season ... named team MVP during both her junior and senior years ... posted a 1.16 ERA during her junior season ... earned all-region honors as a freshman and again as a sophomore ... also played three seasons of volleyball while at AFHS.
Personal ... Born Feb. 20, 1995 in Phoenix, Arizona ... daughter to Jason and Kandi Lawton ... graduated from AFHS in 2013 with a GPA of 3.4 ... plans to major in Business at UVU ... aunt Cindy Lawton was an All-American at Florida State.