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Javen Henson
Player Profile:
Javen Henson 1373459
Position: Infield
Height: 5'7"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Red Oak, Okla.
High School: Red Oak HS

Three-time Academic All-Big 12 First Team honoree

2014 (Senior)
Played in 50 games with 40 starts (37 at 2B and 3 at 1B) ... led the team with nine sacrifice bunts and three sacrifice flies ... homered and was 2-2 in a Super Regional game against Tennessee (5/25) ... scored twice, going 1-3 with a walk, in an NCAA regional game against Texas A&M (5/18) ... drove in two and was 2-2 with a walk at Arkansas (4/30) ... went 2-2 with a three-run double and a run scored in game one of a doubleheader against UAB (4/26) ... hit a three-run home run and finished 2-2 with a run scored and four RBI in game two of a doubleheader against Wichita State (4/8) ... hit an RBI double and scored a run in game two of a doubleheader vs. Kansas (4/5) ... homered and drove in two runs in game one of a doubleheader against Kansas (4/5) ... hit a sacrifice fly at Louisiana-Lafayette (3/14) ... went 3-4 with a career-high six RBI, three runs scored and a HR against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (2/28) ... homered in game one of a doubleheader vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (2/28) ... walked, drove in a run and scored a run against Loyola Marymount (2/8) ... went 1-3 with an RBI and run scored vs. Santa Clara (2/8)

2013 (Junior)
Played in 40 games with 19 starts (17 at 3B, 2 at SS) ... went 2-2 with two RBI, two runs scored and a home run against Arkansas in the NCAA Regional (5/19) ... doubled, walked and matched season high with two runs scored vs. Oklahoma State (5/11) ... scored a run and was 1-1 at the plate with a HBP vs. Iowa State (4/26) ... went 1-2 with a run scored and three RBI against Penn State (3/17) ... scored two runs and drove in another vs. Oregon (2/9)

2012 (Sophomore)
Played in 63 games with 62 starts ... fifth on team in home runs (9) and doubles (7) ... tied for fifth on the team with 32 runs scored and 28 RBI ... matched season-high with three runs scored against Lehigh (5/18) ... went 3-3 with three runs scored, four RBI and two home runs at Oklahoma State (4/11) ... season-high 3 runs scored vs. DePaul (3/15)

2011 (Freshman)
Primarily used as the flex player for the majority of the year ... Started 48 games at shortstop and saw action in 52 of Oklahoma’s 62 games ... Scored 15 runs on the year and drew seven walks ... Scored nine runs in non-conference action ... Had a season-high seven assists against 10th-ranked Arizona (5/28) in the Super Regional ... Scored six runs and had only multiple RBI game of the year in Big 12 games ... Went 2-for-3 with two runs scored and two RBI during the second game of a doubleheader at Kansas (4/6).

High School
Oklahoma product out of Red Oak High School ... Coached by Shane Mabry ... Led Red Oak to 2006 and 2007 Oklahoma Class B state titles in fastpitch softball ... A 2008 Under Armour All-American ... Team won district championship all four years of high school ... A 2009 all-state honoree ... ROHS was state runner-up in 2008 ... A four-time all-conference selection ... Earned team’s Golden Glove award last three seasons ... Named to the all-tournament team at the Tournament of Champions in 2008 ... Hit .463 throughout her career with 146 runs scored and 24 home runs ... Drove in 161 runs on 182 hits ... Also played slowpitch softball ... Team finished runner-up at the state tournament in 2007 ... A semifinalist in 2008 ... A four-time all-conference selection ... Also participated in basketball ... Team was an area semifinalist in 2007 and 2008 ... A four-time all-conference selection ... Named to the all-tournament team at the Basketball Tournament of Champions in 2009 ... A track finalist in the long jump and shot put in 2007 ... Earned an academic achievement award for four years ... Named top student in speech and drama, math, science and English ... An FCCLA district champion in senior creed speaking ... Earned top grade point average award in all subjects ... Valedictorian of her senior class.

Travel Ball
Hit .409 with the Wichita Mustangs 18U GOLD ... Had nine home runs and 37 runs batted in ... Placed 17th as ASA GOLD Nationals ... Team finished 12th at ESPN Rise Nationals ... Played for the Tulsa Elite coached by Jeff Filali during the summer of 2009 ... Hit .364 last summer with 36 runs scored and three home runs ... Drove in 28 runs on 39 hits.

Born Javen Dayne Henson in Muskogee, Okla. ... Daughter of Jana Booth ... Has one brother, Chase ... Has several cousins who played baseball and football collegiately ... Grandfather, Ray Henson, attended Oklahoma ... Majoring in health and exercise science.

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