Stephanie Cihlar
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Stephanie Cihlar

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Charles, Ill.

High School:
St. Charles North

Height:
5-7

Position:
OF

Bats/Throws:
L/R

2010: Wrapped up her career ranked third on Loyola's career stolen base chart with 57 thefts...had her best season at Loyola and was a Second Team All-Horizon League honoree...led the team with 24 stolen bases, a total which also ranks tied for fourth on Loyola's single-season list...recorded her first career extra-base hits and finished with two doubles and four triples among her 51 hits...batted .384 in Horizon League play and .452 in the team's 22 wins...tallied 15 multi-hit games, including five three-hit performances...put together a season-high, seven-game hitting streak March 31-April 11...in her final games as a Rambler, went a combined 5-for-7 in a doubleheader sweep of Detroit...went 3-for-4 with two runs, four RBI, a triple and a steal in a 19-0 win over Detroit...picked up her first career extra-base hit, a double, after 67 consecutive singles, in an 8-1 win over Wagner...went 3-for-3 with a double, RBI and pair of steals versus Bradley...went 7-for-12 (.583) in a three-game series at Wright State...recorded three hits, scored twice, tripled and stole a bag in a 10-2 win over Youngstown State...First Team ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District V pick...member of the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll...NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete.

2009: Batted a career-best .281 and ranked tied for second on the team with 19 stolen bases in 51 contests...swiped a team-best 13 bags and hit .276 in Horizon League games...batted .357 at home...recorded seven multi-hit efforts...had two three-hit performances...reached base safely in 11 straight appearances, Feb. 22-March 14...picked up her first career RBI in a victory versus Dayton...had a hit in five of Loyola's six games versus ranked teams...had a season-best, six-game hitting streak, March 7-14...scored twice and drove in a run in a win versus Minnesota...went 5-for-8 with two RBI and four stolen bases in a doubleheader sweep of Detroit...went 3-for-4 with a steal in game one of a twin bill against Wright State...member of the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.

2008: Became the team's regular starter in left field for the final month of the season...batted .253 overall, but hit .344 (11-for-32) in Horizon League contests...all 20 of her hits were singles...batted .310 at Loyola Softball Park...had three three-game hitting streaks and recorded three two-hit contests...singled and scored a run in an 8-6 loss to No. 2 Arizona State...had a pair of hits in a 3-0 loss to UIC...had a hit and swiped a bag at No. 23 DePaul...had a pair of singles and a steal in a tough, 1-0 loss to Cleveland State...hit safely in all three games of a weekend series versus Detroit...singled twice in a 2-1 win over Butler at the Horizon League Championship...member of the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll...named a NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete.

2007: Started the first 10 games of the year and appeared in 35 contests overall...went 2-for-2 with a walk and a stolen base in game two of a doubleheader at UC Riverside...at No. 22 California, went 1-for-3 and stole a base...singled in her only at-bat versus San Diego State on March 11...had a hit and scored a run at Wisconsin...swiped a base and scored Loyola's lone run against UIC at the Horizon League Championship.

High School: Batted .442 with a .522 on-base percentage as a senior at St. Charles North...scored 35 runs and had 53 hits in 2006...two-time Elgin Courier All-Area Team selection...also earned all-area accolades from the Kane County Chronicle and the Daily Herald in 2005 and 2006...as a senior, named to the Chicago Sun-Times All-Area Team and was also an honorable mention all-state selection by the Chicago Tribune...two-time all-conference performer...two-time academic all-conference honoree...graduated in the top five percent of her class...played for the Wasco Diamonds.