9 Janine Tyler
9 Janine Tyler
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr
Hometown: Pueblo, Colo.
High School: East HS
Previous College: Otero JC
Position: SS
Major: Sociology

2008: Was an all-RMAC honorable mention selection at shortstop ... Played every game at shortstop for the ThunderWolves, hitting .354 with with eight home runs ... Led the team with 50 runs scored, 10th highest mark in the RMAC ... Stole the first 23 bases of the season without being caught, eventually finishing the season with 24 steals, breaking the school's single-season stolen base mark ... Took over the school record for most career triples with 11 ... Only struck out 18 times in 189 at bats, making her one of the toughest strikeouts on the ThunderWolves.

2007: Burst onto the scene for the ThunderWolves in 2007, leading the team in average (.379), runs (37), hits (47), triples (6), and stolen bases (20) ... Her six triples were the most triples in a single season in school history ... Finished sixth in the conference with 20 steals in 20 attempts ... Went 2-for-5 with a season-high 4 RBIs in an 11-9 victory over Fort Lewis Feb. 26 ... Was an honorable mention selection to the all-RMAC team.

At Otero JC: Named First Team All-Region for the Rattlers ... Played shortstop for the Region Champion Otero JC squad in 2006.

At East HS: A three-sport athlete at East HS, she earned All-State selections in both softball and basketball ... Also competed in track for the Eagles ... Named 4A Softball Player of the Year ... A First Team All South-Central Selection on two occasions ... Earned All-Colorado Softball Team honors in 2004 ... Coached at East HS by Ben Garcia.

Personal: Daughter of Robert and Norma Tyler ... Has five older siblings: Robert, Alfonso, Amadeo, Tisha and Natalie ... Her brother, Amadeo Lefebre, played baseball for the Pack ... Birthday is July 6 ... Majoring in Sociology.