Utes take on Sun Devils in twin bill.
Utes win second straight Pac-12 home series.
Utes earned a 5-4 walk-off victory over the Sun Devils last night.
Utes have three straight Pac-12 games at home.
Utes tie season high in runs.
Dickman Notes: Will serve as a team captain ... two-time Pac-12 All-Conference selection ... played in all 110 career games with 107 starts ... has power, but will also hit for average ... left-handed hitter who runs well and is a triple-threat at the plate ... top three on the team with her speed.
2013: Pac-12 All-Conference Second Team ... Pac-12 All-Academic Second Team ... led the Pac-12 with 15 doubles, tied for fifth in Pac-12 with four triples ... finished 10th in the Pac-12 during league play with a .361 batting average ... hit .327 overall ... tied for first in triples (3), fifth in RBI (24), tied for fifth in total bases (51), sixth in slugging (.708) and seventh in hits (26) in Pac-12 during conference games ... started 54 of 55 games in left field ... posted 11 multi-hit games ... had 10 games with two or more RBI ... team-high 16-game hit streak from Apr. 2 through Apr. 26 ... had two hits, including a double, for two RBI against South Dakota (2/8) ... also had two hits, one double, with two runs against Loyola Marymount (2/8) ... singled and stole a base against Nevada (2/10) ... drew a walk and scored a run against Long Beach State (2/17) ... posted two hits and a sacrifice fly for one RBI at UNLV (2/17) ... hit two-run doubles against Colorado State (2/22) and Idaho State (3/9) ... had one hit in first two games at No. 5 California (3/22-3/23) ... went 2-for-3 with a triple and home run against No. 21 Arizona (3/29) ... hit two homers and two triples for six RBI during a doubleheader against No. 15 UCLA (4/6) ... was 2-for-3 with four RBI in the first game vs. Bruins ... went 2-for-2 with a pair of RBI in the second game against UCLA ... career-high seven RBI during 11-2 win at Oregon State (4/13) was a Pac-12 high in league games and part of a 3-for-4 outing that included two homers ... hit a pair of double for two doubles and three runs scored at Utah State (4/17) ... drove two doubles and scored twice in first game of doubleheader at Southern Utah (4/24) ... had four hits and drove in four runs, including a two-run homer, in the final two games of series vs. No. 12 Washington (5/4-5/5).
2012: Pac-12 All-Freshman Team Honorable Mention selection ... third on team with nine doubles ... fifth on the squad with seven multi-hit performances and had five multi-RBI games ... put together a season-best six-game hit streak from Apr. 25 through May 5 ... sported a .285 batting average during rookie campaign with 21 RBI ... went 3-for-3 with the first RBI of her career against Western Michigan (2/10), which was also her first career multi-hit game ... first career hit was a double against San Diego State (2/10) ... hit a single and laid down a sacrifice bunt against Portland State (2/12) ... went 3-for-4, including a pair of doubles, with three RBI and two runs scored against Cal State Northridge (2/19) ... went 2-for-3 with three RBI, two doubles and two runs scored against North Dakota (3/4) ... had two hits in three at-bats with a double and two runs scored in second game of double against Southern Utah (3/21) ... hit a two-run double and stole a base during first game of doubleheader against No. 1/1 California (4/7) ... had a double in second game of doubleheader at No. 13/13 Oregon (4/10) ... drove in a run during the series finale at No. 15/15 UCLA (4/22) with an RBI single ... came through with an RBI single in second game of Weber State doubleheader (4/25) ... drew a walk and scored in series opener against No. 23 Oregon State (4/27) ... went 2-for-3 with two RBI and a run scored in second game of series versus the Beavers (4/28) ... collected two hits in series finale against OSU (4/29) ... connected on a two-run, two-out single in the sixth against Arizona State (5/5) to lead a three-run sixth-inning rally that tied the game at four runs apiece ... also had a single in opener at ASU (5/4).
High School/Travel Ball: Hit .500 with .556 on-base percentage and .917 slugging percentage at Capistrano Valley High School ... played first three seasons for coach Roger Williams then for Kristen Dedman during senior season ... four-time letterwinner ... team MVP during junior and senior season ... second-team All-South Coast League performer ... named team's Most Inspirational Player during sophomore year ... earned the team's Newcomer of the Year award and was a conference All-Freshman team selection ... member of Courage 18 Gold club team ... team was classified in the ASA 18U Gold section and received a berth to the Premier Fastpitch Qualifier in 2010 ... won the Riverside Toys for Tots 18U championship, took fifth at Colorado Sparkler Tournament and was classified as a So Cal 18U Gold team in 2009 ... team won the 2008 Artesia Punishers Holiday Classic ... recognized as an Athletic Scholar in 2008-09 ... member of Invisible Children's Club in 2008-09 and American Cultures Club in 2009-10.
Personal: Full name is Kate Lynn Dickman ... born Sept. 20, 1993 ... parents are Tom and Donna Dickman ... has five siblings: Matthew (15), Allyson (14), Emily (11), Tommy (10) and Danny (5) ... intends to major in physical therapy and own her own practice.