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Karen Chaw
Player Profile:
Karen Chaw 1505139
Position: Catcher/Outfield
Height: 5'5"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Castro Valley, Calif.
High School: Castro Valley

Junior (2016): All-Ivy First Team…Ivy League Player of the Week (4/5)…Started 40 of 42 games played…Hit. 293 with 39 hits and 29 RBIs…Hit three home runs including a walk off homer against Penn (Apr 8) in extra innings….Went 2-for-3 with a home run and four RBIs at Cornell (Apr. 2)…Second on the team in doubles with 10…Led Dartmouth in plate appearances with 133…Had an eight game hitting streak from March 26 to April 8.

Sophomore (2015): All-Ivy First Team…Second on the team in home runs (7)…Led Dartmouth in RBI’s (30)…Fourth on the team in batting avg. (.316)…Second on the team in slugging percentage (.568)…Tallied 30 hits and three doubles…Started 32 games…Recorded 17 runs.

Freshman (2014): Ivy League Rookie of the Week (February 25, March 4)…One of two players to start in all 50 games…Split time between right field and third base…Hit .277 with 39 hits and second on the team with 29 RBI…Finished second on the team in home runs with seven…Fourth on the team with a .468 slugging percentage…Third in total bases with 65…First in sacrifice flies with three…Third in plate appearances with 152…Reached base successfully in 33 games…Had seven multi-hit games…Had 10 multi-RBI games…Had a nine-game hitting streak (April 4 -13)…Picked up her first collegiate hit in her debut against Florida International (February 21)…Recorded the team’s first home run of the season against Florida International (February 22)…Had three RBI against Penn State (March 1)…Hit a home run in back-to-back games on March 1….Belted a two-run homer against UC Riverside (March 22)…Solo home run against Columbia (April 4)…Three hits against Yale (April 12)…Solo home run at Brown (April 20)…Two-run homer against Penn (May 3)…Recorded 20 putouts…Nine assists…Five errors. 

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Castro Valley HS ... Senior captain ... Named to the NSC Scholar Athlete and HAAL All-League Team all four years at Castro Valley… Led her team to three consecutive HAAL League Championships… Two-time first-team All-HAAL selection… Named the West Alameda County Conference League Player of The Year as a senior… Named first-team All WACC selection… League Champions of WACC senior year… Named Second-Team All East Bay as a senior

Personal: Daughter of Glenn and Sue Chaw ... Has one brother... Majored in Environmental Studies at Dartmouth with a career in either math or science... Enjoys Photoshop, photography, arts and crafts, baking, fat birds, crochet and music. 

 Chaw's Career Statistics
Yearavggp-gsabrh2b3bhrrbitbslg%bbhbpsogdpob%sfshsb-attpoaefld%
2014 .277 50-50 141 14 39 5 0 7 29 65 .461 10 2 16 1 .327 3 0 0-0 20 9 5 .853
2015 .322 37-30 90 17 29 3 0 7 29 53 .589 13 2 9 0 .415 1 0 0-0 86 12 1 .990
2016 .293 42-40 133 16 39 10 1 3 29 60 .451 8 1 11 0 .333 2 0 0-0 16 1 0 1.000
TOTALS .294 129-120 364 47 107 18 1 17 87 178 .489 31 5 36 1 .352 6 0 0-0 122 22 6 .960
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