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Chanin Naudin - Softball - Kansas Jayhawks

Chanin Naudin

Position Infield
Height 5'8''
Class Senior
Hometown Princeton, Texas
High School Princeton

2015 (Senior)
Named to the Academic All-Big 12 First Team… Started all 55 games at third base… Batted .280 and recorded the third-most home runs on the team (9)… Posted 46 hits and batted in 36 runs, while scoring 36 runs… Concluded career fifth all-time with 38 doubles and eighth in RBIs with 113… Launched the first home run at Rock Chalk Park, a solo shot against Omaha (3/14)… Logged back-to-back four-RBI games against Bradley (2/13) and at New Mexico State (2/13), launching a home run in each… Went 3-for-3 at the plate against Arkansas (2/7) and Missouri (5/16)… Drew 26 walks which contributed to a .378 on-base percentage… Tallied 10 multiple-RBI games and 14 multiple-hit games… Hit one grand slam against New Mexico State (2/13)… Tagged a three-run home run against New Mexico State (2/14), Idaho State (3/14) and Iowa State (5/8)… Recorded three walks against Indiana State (5/16) and Missouri (5/17)… Tallied a pair of doubles against Penn State (2/8)… Closed out the last four games of the season with three hits, eight walks and zero strikeouts… Recorded 98 assists, 60 putouts and limited to just eight errors on the season.

2014 (Junior)
Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Second Team… Started 55 games at third base… Led the team and tied for third in the Big 12 in doubles with 15… Ranked fifth in KU single-season history and third among Kansas juniors in doubles… Ended the season with a .970 fielding percentage and led the team in assists with 86… Had a batting average of .258 with 24 RBIs… Posted a total of 40 hits, including five home runs… Also drew 19 walks, which was third-best on the roster… Recorded a .452 on-base percentage… Totaled five multi-hit games and six multi-RBI games… Registered first multi-RBI game of the season against SIU Edwardsville (2/23) with three RBIs… Went 3-for-3 against South Dakota State (3/11) collecting a run and a RBI… Hit a two-RBI double against Northern Illinois (3/14)… Launched the first of three-consecutive home runs against Fairfield (3/21)… Recorded two doubles against Oklahoma State (3/28) in a 2-for-3 performance at the plate… Collected second multi-hit game with two doubles against Wichita State (4/2)… Drilled a two-RBI home run at UMKC (4/8)… Collected fifth home run of 2014 against Iowa State (5/9)… Hit 15th double in postseason play against Nebraska (5/17).

2013 (Sophomore)
Started all 50 games at third base… Hit .301 and was one of five Jayhawks to drive in more than 30 RBIs in 2013… Drilled seven home runs, five in Big 12 play… Had a career-high four hits, including a double and a RBI, in the first game against Georgetown (2/9)… Went 2-for-3 with an RBI in the second game against Georgetown (2/9)… Hit a two-run home run against Indiana State (2/15)… Went 1-for-2 with a RBI and a run scored against Bryant University (2/17)… Hit her third double of the year and added a RBI in the second game at Texas A&M Corpus Christi (2/22)… Went 1-for-3 with two RBIs against Stony Brook (3/1)… Had a hit and picked up three RBIs against Lafayette College (3/2)… Went 2-for-3 with two RBIs and a run scored against Louisiana-Monroe (3/10)… Hit home runs in all three games of the series at Texas Tech (4/5-7)… Went 2-for-3 in the first game of a doubleheader against Furman (4/13)… Hit a two-run home run in the series finale at Furman (4/14)… Hit a three-run home run in the first game of the Iowa State series (5/10)… Went 3-for-3 with two RBIs, including a home run, in the second game at Iowa State (5/11)… Added three RBIs off of two hits in the season finale at Iowa State (5/12).

2012 (Freshman)
An All-Big 12 Conference Second Team honoree after hitting .311 with a team-best 15 RBIs in conference play… Earned the starting third baseman role as a freshman and started 47 games… Recorded three hits, going 3-for-3, against Northern Colorado (2/12)… Her first career home run was a walk off against Oklahoma State (3/24) in the bottom of the eighth, giving KU its first home win since 2010… Recorded three hits, going 3-for-3, with a double and two RBIs at No. 7 Oklahoma (4/1)… Went 2-for-4 with five RBIs and her first career grand slam against No. 22/25 Baylor (4/7), the Jayhawks’ only grand slam of the year… Went 3-for-3 with a double, two RBIs and a run scored against Wichita State (4/11)… Recorded two hits in three at bats, including a double and a run scored, against Wichita State (4/11), giving her an .833 batting average against the Shockers… Went 2-for-4 with a RBI in her first-ever meeting with Texas (4/13)… Recorded two hits in three at bats, including two RBIs and two runs scored, in the series finale against No. 5 Texas (4/14)… Went 2-for-3 with a RBI and a run scored against Iowa State (4/22)… Recorded a hit to go along with two RBIs to start the comeback rally against No. 24 Texas Tech (4/28).

High School
Lettered in softball all four years at Princeton High School for coach Craig Deputy… Guided the Panthers to the regional semi-finals in 2009 and 2010 before leading them to a Bi-District Championship in 2011… Posted a .538 batting average her senior season, complete with five home runs and 30 RBIs… In 2011, named the VYPE Magazine North Texas/Colin County Softball Player of the Year… Also took home first-team all-region and District 13-3A MVP honors after her senior year… Named All-District Defensive Player of the Year as a junior and selected all-area for a second-straight year… An all-district first-team member her sophomore season… Also lettered in track, cross country and soccer.

Played for her father, Ed Naudin, on the American Athletics for four years before joining the Texas Glory Gold under coach Kevin Shelton… In 2007, her American Athletes team became the youngest squad to ever win 14U Nationals… Also won 10U Nationals in 2004.

Born Chanin Luz Naudin in Orange, California… Daughter of Ed and Cheri Naudin… Has two siblings, Nick and Chele.