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    Micah Truax
    5 Micah Truax
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    South Glens Falls N.Y

    High School:
    South Glens Falls

    Position:
    OF/SS/P

    B/T:
    R/R

    2008 (Junior): Named the BIG EAST Player of the Year for the second consecutive season, only the fourth player in BIG EAST history to do so and first Husky since Janna Venice...Also named to the All-New England Regional Second Team and named to the Easton All-American Second Team for the second straight season... played in each of the 50 games for the Huskies starting in all of them... lead the team in at-bats (154) and hits (52) also knocking in 23 RBIs while blasting 7 homeruns on her way to setting the new UConn all-time homerun record (25)... stole 13 bases in 15 attempts (ranking seventh on the UConn all-time list)... received BIG EAST Player of the Week honors on April 14 after going 10-18 with one homerun, three runs and three RBIs including the game-winner against St. John's... received her second BIG EAST Player of the Week nod going 6-for-6 against Louisville recording two RBIs, one run and two stolen bases.

    2007 (Sophomore):
    Named the 2007 BIG EAST Player of the Year after a stellar sophomore season...also selected to the All-BIG EAST First Team and the NFCA All-Region Second Team...started 42 games this season for UConn in centerfield...led the team with 11 home runs, a UConn single-season home run record...ranks second in all-time home runs with 18 after only two seasons...third on the team in batting average at .338...led the team in runs (33) and had 45 hits on 133 at-bats...first on the team in stolen bases with five...posted a slugging percentage of .618...was 2-for-4 scoring three runs with two RBI in the win over No. 21 California (3/9)...went 3-for-4 with two home runs in game one against Rutgers (4/22) before hitting her third home run of the day in the second game of the doubleheader...collected 18 total bases in doubleheaders against Villanova and Rutgers...was 6-for-8 in the doubleheader against Louisville (4/27)...registered three RBI in each game with Syracuse (3/25 & 3/26)...homered four times in five games against Pittsburgh, Syracuse and St. John's...solid defensively with 61 putouts in 2007...named BIG EAST Player of the Week for the week ending April 22 after posting a .426 batting average and 1.200 slugging percentage against BIG EAST opponents.

    2006 (Freshman):
    Led the team in five batting categories including runs scored (39), home runs (7), stolen bases (8), at bats (154) and total bases (76)...started all 48 games as a true freshman...recorded 39 hits with a .318 batting average...tallied 23 RBI...had a dominating performance in first collegiate game with three hits, two being home runs and five RBI...went 2-3 with a double against Florida State (3/7)...recorded a double against Florida A&M (3/8)...was 2-3 and had a stolen base against Western Illinois (3/10)...drove in three runs with a home run against Kent State (3/11)...knocked out another home run against Indiana (3/12)...went 3-4 including a home run and two RBI and added a stolen base against Villanova (3/26)...was 3-4 with a stolen base against Quinnipiac (4/5)...went 2-3 against Hofstra (4/11)...tallied three hits with a double and a home run for two RBI against Seton Hall (4/22)...in game two against St. John's (4/22) had three RBI and a home run...was 3-4 against Pittsburgh (4/30).

    High School: Five-time letterwinner at South Glens Falls...named team Most Valuable Player her senior season...New York State Player of the Year......Post Star Player of the Year and Saratogian Player of the Year and Times Unior Player of the Year as a senior...team was 2002 New York State Champions and 2005 New York State finalists...Foothills MVP her junior and senior seasons...Section 2 MVP...Aileen Durant Second 2 Umpires Sportsmanship Award...team captain her senior season...also earned four letters in basketball and five in soccer...team captain in both sports her senior season...member of National Honor Society and the Spanish Honor Society... Varsity Club member.

    Personal: A pre-education major at UConn...born January 18, 1987.

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