• Career Statistics
• 2012 Game-by-Game Statistics
2012 (Fr.): Earned first letter at Ball State ... helped guide the Cardinals to just their third Mid-American Conference regular season title in program history with a 40-15 (17-3 MAC) record ... played in 46 games, earning 30 starts in right field ... hit .255 on the year with 26 hits in 102 at bats ... recorded an infield single in her first collegiate at bat versus East Tennessee State (Feb. 17), after drawing a walk in her first career plate appearance earlier in the game ... finished the contest 1-for-1 with two walks, two runs scored and a stolen base ... recorded hits in her first four collegiate games ... blasted a pair of hits in four games ... recorded her first two-hit game versus Dayton (Feb. 25), which included a two-run double for her first collegiate RBI and her first career multi-base hit ... posted her second career two-run double to drive in the game-winning run in BSU's 9-7 victory over Purdue (April 12) ... launched her first career home run in the regular season finale versus Bowling Green (May 6) ... scored 21 runs and tallied 11 RBI on the year ... second on the team with nine stolen bases, going 9-for-11 on the base paths ... named to the Quality Inn Classic All-Tournament Team.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned four letters in softball at St. Charles North High School for coach Tom Poulin ... helped guide the North Stars to an Illinois State runner-up finish and a 32-4 overall record her senior year ... helped guide St. Charles North to a 106-28 record over her career ... tallied a .383 batting average as a senior, with 46 hits and 31 runs scored ... earned Up-State 8 All-Conference honors as a junior after collecting a .415 batting average with 44 hits and 38 runs scored ... Kane County Chronicle All-Area, special mention all-conference and special mention all-area Daily Herald as a sophomore after posting a .330 batting average with 36 hits and 18 runs scored ... Up-State 8 All-Conference, All-Area Daily Herald, All-Area Elgin Courrier and All-Area Kane County Chronicle as a freshman ... tallied a .388 batting average with 39 hits and 12 runs scored as a freshman ... also played nine seasons of club softball for the Wasco Diamonds, where she was coached by her father Steve.
PERSONAL: A psychology major ... born May 26, 1993 in Hoffman Estates, Ill. ... daughter of Steve and Julie Cihlar ... has one sister, Stephanie ... her sister was a four-year letterwinner in softball at Loyola-Chicago, finished her career ranked third in program history with 57 stolen bases and was an All-Horizon Second Team selection as a senior ... full name is Loren Elizabeth Cihlar. Maintains a 3.893 grade-point average.