5  Olivia Mintun
Olivia Mintun

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Neoga, Ill.

High School:
Neoga

Last College:
Lake Land College

Height:
5-6

Position:
IF

Major:
Health Science


2014:
Started all 52 games and batted .338 with one home run and 19 RBI...led the team with 53 hits...went 2-for-4 with a triple and three RBI against Liberty on Mar. 2...went 2-4 with a double and three RBI vs. Fairleigh Dickinson on Mar. 9...enjoyed a 3-for-4 outing against Sacred Heart...went 2-for-4 with a home run and two RBI against Albany on Mar. 23...scored two runs in a 2-for-4 performance against Columbia on Apr. 8...collected two hits and two RBI in three at-bats against Umass Lowell on Apr. 13...went 3-for-3 against Maine on Apr. 20...scored two runs in a 2-for-4 performance against Temple on Apr. 23...hit 7-for-12 with four runs scored in a three-game set against Albany in the America East Championship...stole 9-of-10 bases successfully on the season.

2013:
Started 54 games and hit .237 with one home run and nine RBI...went 2-for-3 with three runs and an RBI in a win over Lafayette on Mar. 2...went 2-for-3 with two runs in a victory over Manhattan on Mar. 15...went 2-for-3 with a run against UMBC on Mar. 30...had two hits and two walks in a win over Quinnipiac on Apr. 4...went 2-for-4 with a double against Binghamton on Apr. 27...knocked in two runs against Seton Hall on May 1...hit a three-run home run against Binghamton in the America East Tournament on May 10...led the team with a .385 average (5-for-13) during the America East Tournament.

2012 (at Lake Land College):
Hit .385 in 56 games...registered eight doubles, one triple, two home runs and 29 RBI, while swiping 13 bags...helped the Lakers to a 53-7 record, including a 32-0 mark in the Great Rivers Athletic Conference, the first undefeated conference season in program history...helped Lake Land to an NJCAA World Series appearance...named an NFCA Academic All-American...named an NJCAA Academic All-American.

2011 (at Lake Land College):
Hit .447 in 50 games...finished second on the team with 72 hits...posted seven doubles, three triples, one home run and 40 RBI, while stealing 15 bases...helped Lake Land to a 43-10 record and an NJCAA World Series appearance...named an NFCA Academic All-American.

High School:
Four-year letterwinner at Neoga High School for head coach Ashley Robison...also lettered in basketball, volleyball and cross country...led team in RBI, OBP and stolen bases all four years...Coach's Pick all four years...earned Mental Toughness Award in 2010...named NTC All-Conference all four years...played club ball for the Mattoon Pride and head coach Nic Nelson...member of the National Honor Society.

Personal:
Olivia Katherine Mintun...born Nov. 6, 1991 in Mattoon, Ill...daughter of Mike and Kathy Mintun...cousin, James Rieck, played tennis at Lake Land College...majoring in health sciences.

Mintun Fun Facts:
Favorite hobbies: snowboarding and wakeboarding...favorite movie: Fight Club...favorite actress: Mila Kunis...favorite musician: Dave Matthews Band...I'd like to star in a music video with: Shakira...if I could be a cartoon character, I'd be: Road Runner.

Mintun's Career Statistics
YEAR GP/GS AVG. AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP OBP% SF FLD% SB/ATT
2014 45/45 .301 133 24 40 6 1 1 16 51 .383 8 12 .390 1 .926 7/8
2013 54/54 .237 156 25 37 2 1 1 9 44 .282 11 11 .330 1 .920 4/6
TOTAL 99/99 .266 289 49 77 8 2 2 25 95 .329 19 23 .357 2 .923 11/14