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Samantha Alvillar
16  Samantha Alvillar

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Torrance, Calif.

High School:
North Torrance HS

Position:
Utility

Birthdate:
07/18/1992

Experience:
2L

B/T:
L/R

04/06/2012

UCF Deals UTEP Pair of Losses in Doubleheader

The Miners and the Knights will wrap-up the three game series on Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Helen of Troy Softball Complex.

03/24/2012

Carrera Sets C-USA Single Season Home Run Standard in Loss to ECU

The senior became the first player in Conference USA history to hit more than 19 home runs in a season when she hit a pair of long balls in game one Saturday.

03/11/2012

Softball Comes Up Short against Southern Miss

The Miners (12-15, 2-1 C-USA) concluded their first conference series with a total of 35 runs scored.

03/10/2012

Miners Open Conference Play With Two Wins Over Golden Eagles

Camilla Carrera broke the single season home run record with her 15th home run of the season in game two against the Eagles.

03/06/2012

Miners Pick up a Pair of Wins Over Purple Aces

The Miners will continue their four game series against the Purple Aces on Wednesday in a doubleheader starting at 12:00 p.m. at the Helen of Troy Softball Complex.

03/21/2014

UTEP Softball vs North Texas

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

02/23/2014

UTEP Softball vs Incarnate Word

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

02/22/2014

UTEP Softball vs Incarnate Word

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

03/10/2012

UTEP Softball vs Southern Miss

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

04/22/2011

UTEP Softball vs ECU

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

2013: Redshirt.

2012 (SOPHOMORE): Played in 46 games, starting 38 ... versatile athlete who played all infield positions (except pitcher) and in the outfield ... hit .239 in 109 at bats ... tallied six and hit a home run ... crossed home plate 25 times ... was 5-for-5 in stealing bags ... recorded five-multi hit games ... hammered a grand slam against I-10 rival NM State (2/21) ... went 2-for-3 with an RBI and two runs scored versus Iowa State (3/3) ... tallied two hits, an RBI and a run scored against Southern Miss (3/10) ... accounted for 83 putouts and 47 assists with a fielding percentage of .935.

2011 (FRESHMAN): Saw action in 44 games and started in 42 of them ... recorded a batting average of .259 in 116 at bats ... scored 16 runs on 30 hits including two doubles and six RBIs ... drew nine walks ... was 9-for-10 in stolen bases ... recorded a hit, and RBI, a run scored and two stolen bases against North Dakota (2/13) ... went 2-for-3 with two RBI against Houston (4/9) ... accounted for 82 putouts and 66 assists with a fielding percentage of .914.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Led North Torrance High School to back-to-back CIF titles in 2008 and 2009 and runner-up honors in 2010 ... garnered All-CIF and all-area honors as a senior ... invited to the "Adidas Futures" as a junior, the event gathers the nation's top 100 unsigned high school players. 


PERSONAL: Full name is Samantha Beatrice Alvillar ... daughter of Jeanne Alvillar ... born 7/18/92 (Torrance, Calif) ... communication studies major ... nickname Sam Bam.

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