AS A FRESHMAN (2013) - Appeared in 25 games while started seven...Hit .167 on four hits in 24 at-bats...Scored five runs...Powered two hom runs and totaled six RBI's... Recorded 28 put outs with five assists for a .943 fielding percentage.
BEFORE SIENA-Four-year varisty catcher at Camas High School...Played in every game her last two seasons...Named All-League Offensive Player of the Year...Named First Team All-State...Recieved Student Athlete Academic Award
PERSONAL-Born June 1, 1994...Daughter of Timothy and Domenica...Has two brothers: Joseph and David...Aspires to be a medical specialist and dentist.
GETTING TO KNOW MIKAELA SEARIGHT:
What I like most about Siena College: the relatively tranquil atmosphere.
Where do you see yourself in five years? Medical School
My favorite class at siena is: I enjoy all of my classes, but if I had to pick I'd say my Seminar Class.\
My favorite spot on campus is: Anywhere in the library
What I like most about Siena softball: Being Challenged
What I like most about Coach: Has a good sense of humor
My superstitions are: Do not cross the bat handles if they're lined up on the fence during a game, it's bad juju. Also, if you say anything to jinx yourself and/or the team, knocking on wood is a must.
If I didn't play softball, I would: Have an unfilfilled life. Or i'd be playing soccer since i played it since i was six but gave it up for softball.
The player on the team who I relate to best is: Why? Probably meg because we're catching buddies.
The funniest player on the team is: Why? Probably Alyssa because of her remarkably intelligent one-liners.
My most embarassing sport moment: Showing up late.
My most overused phrase in text messages: "Ohkay"
One thing people would be surprised to know about : I am an adrenaline junky.
My hidden talent is: I can play the clarinet.
What is that one thing you can't do without? My phone because it's the most reliable way to keep in touch with my loved ones back home.
If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to (why): Sicily, because that's where my (maternal) grandparents immigrated from and I've been told it's very beautiful.
The best player I ever played against was: Kat Espinosa
My hobbies are: Spending time with friends, reading, drawing, hikinh, photography.
My biggest fear: Mosquitoes. When I was a kid I watched Animal Planet all the time and once watched a show that exhibited people with Malaria. I was forever scarred.
If I were a crayon, I would be this color(why): Mountain Meadow because it's the best blue-green hue out there (and the name is catchy).
The best piece of advice I have gotten is: "Don't let it bother you."
The person who has helped me the most in my life is : My Parents
Professional Athlete: Ichiro, I'm sad he's not playing for the Mariners anymore!
Pro Sports Team: Mariners
Food: Pad Thai
Flavor of ice cream: Mint Chocolate Chip
Pizza Topping: Ham and Pineapple
Season: Spring because of all the flowers
Holiday: Christmas because I get to see my family.