GW opens Colonial Classic with hitting display
Junior travels to Jamaica to build home
Colonials Slug 17 Hits in Non-Conference Finale
Colonials Post Season-High 16 Hits on Saturday
Colonials Open Conference Play with Perfect Weekend
2017: Posted a .286 average, starting all 25 games in which she played in the outfield before being sidelined with injury...Successful in all six stolen base attempts on the year...Made just one error on the season for a .982 fielding percentage...Matched a career-best three runs scored against Quinnipiac (March 4).
2016: Appeared in 45 games, making 41 starts for the Colonials -- all but one in right field...Ranked third on the team with a .320 batting average in breakout season...Tallied 13 RBIs on the year and scored 18 runs...Successfully stole eight bases in 10 attempts...Ranked third on the squad with 14 walks to help her to a .382 on-base percentage...Ranked third on the team with a .366 average (26-for-71) against A-10 opponents while reaching base at a .403 clip...Ranked second on the team with 11 multiple hit games, including career-high three-hit performances against Pacific (Feb. 20), St. Bonaventure (April 2) and Fordham (April 9)...Tallied seven-game hitting streak from April 2-16.
2015: Saw action in 34 games making 21 starts, including 17 starts in center field...Batted .239 (16-for-67) with a .303 on-base percentage...Tallied a pair of hits two times during season, against Cornell (April 1) and Saint Louis (April 12)...Posted three doubles on season, one against Cornell and two against Dayton (April 18-19)...Recorded two RBIs against Atlantic 10 foe Saint Louis (April 12) and cross-town rival Georgetown (April 21)...Earned a pair of walks in a single game against Saint Louis (April 11)...Tallied eight RBIs and seven walks during season...Scored 12 runs on year including two against Cornell (April 1)...Posted season-high three putouts at Fordham (April 25)...Named to GW Athletics Academic Dean's List.
Led the Firebirds to third place in the D1 state playoffs as a senior ... Named her team's offensive MVP that season after batting .458 with 20 RBIs, 37 runs scored and a .492 on-base percentage ... Was a perfect 14-for-14 in stolen base attempts in 2014 ... Chaparral's Defensive MVP as a junior ... Led the Firebirds to the state title game in 2013 ... Hit .454 with 18 RBIs, 34 runs scored, 18 steals and a .512 on-base percentage as Chaparral's leadoff hitter that season ... Garnered East Valley Tribune All-Phoenix Second Team and All-Arizona Honorable Mention as a junior ... Played her first two scholastic seasons at Desert Mountain High School, batting .318 with 18 extra-base hits and 14 steals as a freshman and sophomore ... Won four straight championships with the Arizona Storm and Arizona Firecrackers club teams from 2010-13.
Alana Jones Anderson ... Born Feb. 17, 1996, in San Francisco, California ... Daughter of Charlie and Alan Anderson ... Has a younger brother, David, and a younger sister, Andie ... Majoring in statistics.
|At-Bats||5||3x, Last at Saint Louis (5/8/16)|
|Runs||3||2x, Last vs. Quinnipiac (3/04/17)|
|Hits||3||3x, Last vs. Fordham (4/9/16)|
|RBIs||3||7x, Last at St. Bonaventure (4/2/16)|
|Doubles||1||7x, Last vs. Niagara (3/18/17)|
|Triples||1||2x, Last at St. Bonaventure (4/2/16)|
|Walks||2||2x, Last vs. Akron (3/12/16)|
|Total Bases||5||2x, Last at St. Bonaventure (4/2/16)|
|Putouts||4||6x, Last vs. Providence College (2/17/17)|
|Assists||1||5x, Last vs. Niagara (3/17/17)|
Softball Stays Perfect at Home
George Washington softball stayed perfect on its home field with another doubleheader sweep Friday to begin its Buff and Blue Challenge.
Softball Aims to Extend Streak at Buff & Blue Challenge
George Washington softball is set to host Brown, Lafayette and Siena for the Buff and Blue Challenge, beginning Friday at the GW Softball Field on the Mount ...
Cone, Costlow Garner A-10 Softball Honors
George Washington’s Jenna Cone and Sarah Costlow picked up Atlantic 10 weekly softball honors Tuesday for their efforts in a dominant run at the...
Softball vs. UMBC Postponed
The GW softball doubleheader against UMBC scheduled for Wednesday has been postponed due to cold temperatures and high winds in the forecast.
Softball Wraps Perfect Colonial Classic
George Washington softball capped a perfect run at its Colonial Classic in style Sunday, blasting Fairleigh Dickinson, 20-0, in five innings.
Softball Improves to 4-0 at Colonial Classic
Morgan Rinehart homered in both games of a doubleheader Saturday, powering George Washington softball to a sweep at the Colonial Classic.
Softball Kicks Off Colonial Classic with Sweep
A standout pitching effort from Sarah Costlow in her first home start of the season, highlighted a George Washington softball sweep to open its Colonial...
Softball Hosts Colonial Classic
GW softball will welcome Princeton and Fairleigh Dickinson to the Mount Vernon Campus this weekend for its Colonial Classic.