3 Casey Lester
Casey  Lester

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Gilroy, Calif.

High School:
Gilroy HS

Last College:
La Salle

Height:
5-7

Position:
Outfielder

Experience:
1 Letter

Bats/Throws:
L/R


05/14/2016

Spartans Send Softball Seniors Out With 5-3 Win

Senior Anissa Pinedo drove in three of the five Spartan Runs

05/11/2016

Spartans Host New Mexico This Weekend; Seniors Honored

The Spartans have broken three offensive records this year and are eyeing four more this weekend.

05/08/2016

Spartans Sweep Boise State With 14-4 Victory

The Spartans hit .437 in the series with 20 extra-base hits including 11 home runs.

04/23/2016

Seventeen-Hit Attack Leads To Spartans Victory

Spartans are 17-4 overall and 10-2 in MW play when they bang out double digit hits.

04/22/2016

Linford Pitches Gem In 11-1 Win

With the win, San José State improves its record against Nevada in Reno to 12-5.

SPARTAN NOTES: Completed her career as a Spartan in 2016.

HONORS
Academic
2014
Academic All-Mountain West
San José State Scholar-Athlete

2016: Made 31 appearances with nine starts, all in the outfield…batted .242 (8-for-33) with 14 runs, six RBI and five walks…appeared mostly as a base running specialist…on base percentage was .359 and slugged .273…drove in a season-high two runs vs. LIU Brooklyn (2/26) and at Utah State (4/10)…lone steal of the season came at Colorado State (4/3)…hit .500 with a runner on third and less than two outs…successfully advanced runners at a .368 clip. (Game-by-Game Stats)

2015: Appeared in 25 games and made nine starts, all in the outfield...batted .318 (7-for-22) with eight runs, two RBIs and 10 walks...compiled an on base percentage of .529 and slugged .318...as a starter hit .294 (5-for-17) with four runs and two RBIs...went 6-for-9 (.667) leading off an inning and .400 (2-for-5) as a pinch hitter...enjoyed a .533 success rate advancing runners...RBIs came against Wright State (2/13), where she was 2-for-3 with a run, and versus Idaho State (2/20)...began the season with a five-game hitting streak. (Game-by-Game Stats)

2014: Four starts in 33 appearances...Used mainly as a pinch runner...Scored 11 runs with one run scored in three-straight games: at Santa Clara (3/14) and in both Princeton games (3/15-16)...15 at bats during the season...Singled at Colorado State with a run scored. (Game-by-Game Stats)

LA SALLE: Started every game her freshman season...Second on the team in runs (21), batted .280.

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned four letters in softball at Gilroy (Calif.) High School and Head Coach Julie Berrgren...Three-time First Team All-Tri-County Athletic League honoree and team's offensive MVP...All-Santa Clara County Second Team pick in 2010 and 2011...ESPN Rise Athlete Honorable Mention...Played club ball for San Jose Sting and Head Coach Bob Perales.

CASEY: Majoring in kinesiology with the intention of becoming an orthopedic surgeon...Enjoys shopping, working out and traveling...Casey Jacklyn Lester was born on April 6, 1994, in Santa Clara, Calif.

Year Avg. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SLG% BB OB% SAC SB-ATT A E FLD%
2014 .067 37-4 15 11 1 0 0 0 0 .067 4 .300 0 1-2 1 0 1.000
2015 .318 25-9 22 8 7 0 0 0 2 .318 10 .529 1 0-0 1 2 .778
2016 .242 31-9 33 14 8 1 0 0 6 .273 5 .359 0 1-2 1 0 1.000
Total .229 93-22 70 33 16 1 0 0 8 .243 19 .409 1 4-2 3 2 .905