15 Chelsea Janes
15 Chelsea Janes
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Longmeadow, MA
High School: Longmeadow
Position: C
Bats/Throws: R/R

2012: Recipient of the Barbara Chou Leadership Award… Had career highs in games played (28), hits (16) and runs scored (5)… Threw out seven runners trying to steal in only her second season behind the plate… Went 4-for-5 with a pair of RBIs in the doubleheader sweep of Brown.

2011: Recipient of the Andy Van Etten Coaches Award for the second time in her three years at Yale... Successfully made the move from outfield to catcher... Had career highs in at bats (20), RBI (3) and runs scored (3)... Knocked in two runs as Yale completed a doubleheader sweep of Rhode Island.

2010: Appeared in 16 games… Her first career hit was a double against Princeton… Knocked in two runs against Dartmouth.

2009: Appeared in 19 games... Made her first career start against Bryant... Scored her first career run in a victory over Harvard... Recipient of the Andy Van Etten Coaches Award, which is bestowed upon the player who represents the ideals of Yale Softball that go beyond statistics.

Before Yale: First team All-Western Massachusetts selection as a junior and senior at Longmeadow High School... Named to second team as a sophomore... Four-time all-league selection... Team captain as a junior and senior... Batted .521 with a .625 on base percentage as a senior... Hit .508 in her junior year... Helped team to league championship as a sophomore... Played for the 18-and-under Massachusetts Destruction club team... All-state tenor saxophone player and First Chair in All-Western Massachusetts Wind Ensemble... Member of two-time regional champion high school quiz show team... National Merit Scholar.