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Krista Klein
Krista Klein

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Garden Grove, Calif.

High School:
Pacifica

Height:
5-11

Position:
C/IF

Birthdate:
02/02/1988

Experience:
1L

Bats-Throws:
R-R

2007 ... One of Auburn's starters at third base ... Played in 47 games, starting 20 ... Batted .170 with three doubles and three RBI ... Set a season-high with three hits against Alabama A&M, tying for a team-season high with two doubles ... Posted her first career double in the second game of a doubleheader against Mississippi State ... Went 1-for-2 and drove in a run in Auburn's win over Hofstra ... Played in all six games in Hawaii, starting the last five ... Collected her first career hit against DePaul (2/10).

High School ... High school coach was Rob Weil ... Named Second-Team All-League in 2006 and first team in 2005 ... Earned the Pacifica Coaches Award in 2003 and 2005 ... Named the team's Defensive Most Valuable Player in 2003 ... Earned Academic All-CIF honors from 2003-06.

Personal ... Born Feb. 2, 1988 to Jim Klein and Joy Rawlings ... Has two brothers: Jason, 20, and Jeremy, 13, and one sister, Nikki, 16 ... Majoring in political science.