Utes take on Sun Devils in twin bill.
Utes have three straight Pac-12 games at home.
Utes tie season high in runs.
Utes defeat Long Island and Nevada.
Mendenhall drove in four RBI on the day.
Shaum Notes: Started 45 career games behind the plate for the Utes ... has all things necessary to succeed at this level ... tough, gutty and assertive ... learned and improved each week.
2013: Appeared in 13 games with six starts ... started three games at the Red Desert Classic in St. George, Utah ... drew a walk against South Dakota (2/8) ... hit a single against Nevada (2/10) ... drove an RBI single against Long Island Brooklyn (2/23) ... singled against Bethune-Cookman (3/10) ... connected for an RBI double at Utah State (4/17).
2012: Started 39 of 41 games in which she appeared ... recorded base hits in each of Utah's first three games (2/10 through 2/11) ... recorded first career RBI with run-scoring single against Indiana (2/17) ... drove in a run with a single and scored twice against Rider (2/25) ... registered first career extra-base hit with double at UNC Greensboro (2/25) ... hit a two-run double and scored a run during win at No. 24/RV New Mexico (3/4) ... hit a sacrifice fly against Georgetown (3/9) ... hit a single against Stony Brook (3/10) ... had a base hit and scored a run at No. 3/3 Washington (3/25) ... had a base hit and walked versus No. 15/19 Hawaii (4/3) ... connected for a base hit at No. 2 Arizona State (5/4) ... drew a walk against No. 15/17 Stanford (5/12).
At SLCC: Started 61 games behind the plate ... the Bruins finished as the runner-up in the NJCAA National Tournament, the best finish in program history ... the team finished 56-9 overall ... hit .373 with a .413 on-base percentage and .560 slugging percentage ... hit five homers and drove in 39 runs ... registered a .989 fielding percentage ... played in 22 games with three starts while hitting .353 during freshman season.
High School/Travel Ball: Won the Golden Glove award during sophomore and junior years at Fremont High School ... served as team captain during 2009 season.
Personal: Full name is Shaylee Jordan Shaum ... parents are Matt and Leesa Shaum ... brother Jake (18) and sister Kaycee (15) ... majoring in human development ... born May 1, 1991.