21 Sydney Fabian  
Sydney Fabian

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Lake Elmo, Minn.

High School:
Hill-Murray HS

Position:
Utility

B/T:
L/R


09/27/2014

Gophers Sweep First Fall Doubleheader

Minnesota defeated North Dakota State by scores of 7-5 and 11-5 at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium.

09/05/2014

Gophers Hold 2014 Awards Banquet

Kaitlyn Richardson, Sara Moulton, Sara Groenewegen, and Erika Smyth won team awards Friday night

05/16/2014

Gophers Topple Green Bay in Regional Opener

Minnesota will play North Dakota State Saturday at 1:30 p.m. for a spot in the regional championship game

05/09/2014

Gophers Set for Big Ten Tournament

Minnesota, 38-9 in 2014, reached the conference title game last year

05/03/2014

Gophers Top Purdue in Five Innings, 9-1

Minnesota improved to 37-9 overall 15-5 in the Big Ten wi

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2014 SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Academic All-Big Ten • made 40 starts, 38 of which came in left field, and played in 45 games • had a .259 batting average with a .367 on base percentage and a .419 slugging percentage, scoring 24 runs while driving in 18 • posted five multi-hit games and four multi-RBI performances, including games with three RBI against BYU (Feb. 15), Army (Feb. 22), and Green Bay in the Gophers' NCAA Regional opener (May 16) • reached base in 13-consecutive games from Feb. 8-28 • hit her first-career home run Feb. 15 against BYU • came home with game-winning runs against UNC-Greensboro (Feb. 23) and Purdue (May 3).

2013 FRESHMAN SEASON:
Started in 29 games during freshman campaign with collegiate debut against DePaul (Feb. 9) • most starts came in the outfield • recorded a .159 batting average with a .354 on-base percentage • stole two bases for the season • went 2-for-2 vs. Illinois State (Feb. 15) • drew a walk in a pinch hit at bat against Northwestern (March 30) •saw walk against Georgia Southern (March 16) to load bases • hit a double vs. FGCU (Feb. 22) • went 1-for-2 and scored two runs against St. Bonaventure (Feb. 23) to help Gophers win 7-4.

HIGH SCHOOL:
A 2012 graduate of Hill-Murray High School • four-time letterwinner • three-time all-conference selection and a two-time all-state honoree • finalist for Minnesota's Ms. Softball as a senior after batting .552 with 10 doubles, five triples, three home runs, and a team-leading 37 runs batted in • as a junior, batted. 474 with seven doubles, two triples, two home runs, and eight stolen bases • played summer ball for the Minnesota Moose club team, and helped lead it to a pair of 16U national titles within the same month by batting .900 over the team's final 15 games • also played prep ice hockey • three-time Science Student of the Month.

PERSONAL:
The daughter of Pat and Gina Fabian • played for former Gopher shortstop Colleen Conway at Hill-Murray.

Year AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG BB HBP SO OBP SF SH SB-ATT PO A FLD
2013 .159 43-29 63 13 10 1 0 0 1 11 .175 17 2 27 .354 0 0 2-7 14 0 .875
2014 .258 45-40 93 24 24 5 2 2 18 39 .419 12 4 29 .367 0 2 2-4 26 0 .963
TOTAL .218 88-69 156 37 34 6 2 2 19 50 .321 29 6 56 .361 0 2 4-11 40 0 .930