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20 Jacklyn Tyburk

Career: Played in 86 games, including 41 as a starter ... hit .184 (25-136) with five doubles, one home run, and 13 RBIs ... had six walks, six hit-by-pitches, and an on-base percentage of .270.

2017 (Senior): Played in 26 games, including six as a starter ... hit .161 (5-31) with a double and two RBIs ... added a walk, four hit-by-pitches, and an on-base percentage of .278 ... had a pinch-hit RBI double in a 7-4 win over ETSU.

2016 (Junior): Played in 20 games, including seven starts ... served as the team's go-to bat off the bench while occasionally serving as the designated hitter ... batted .111 (3-27) with two doubles ... had hits in wins over Saint Francis, East Carolina, and Holy Cross.

2015 (Sophomore): Played in 14 games, including six starts ... batted .211 (4-19) with one double and one RBI ... added one walk ...had a hit in wins over Canisius, East Carolina and Army West Point.

2014 (Freshman): Played in 29 games, including 22 starts ... hit .220 (13-59) with one double, one home run and 10 RBIs ... walked 10 times ... stole one base on one attempt ... went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run and four RBIs at Colgate (4/26) ... went 2-for-3 with a run scored in a 12-3 win at Colgate (4/26) ... went 2-for-4 with a double and four RBIs in a 9-1 win at Boston University (5/4) ... hit .350 (7-20) with nine RBIs in eight conference games.

High School/Personal: Four-year letterwinner in softball at Glenbard West High School ... earned All-Area and All-Conference honors ... a member of the team that won the West-Suburban Conference title ... named team's Rookie of the Year in 2011 and Offensive Player of the Year in 2012 ... played travel softball for New Lenox Lightning ... named 2012 Fireworks Tournament All-American with the Lightning and helped her team to the "A" National Championship title ... a member of the National Honor Society ... an AP Scholar ... received Academic Letter and Gold Bar ... also a recipient of the Jay Kyle Braide Leadership Award and a High Honor Roll student ... Greek School graduate ... daughter of Bill and Joy Tyburk ... has three younger siblings, Alek, Gerik and Nikki ... uncle, Dimitri Nifocatos, was a gymnast at the University of Illinois-Chicago and a member of the Greek National Team.

Major: Civil Engineering

Position: Infield
Year: Senior
Hometown: Glen Ellyn, Ill.
High School: Glenbard West
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