#31 DJ Sanders

  Position    IF

  Resides    Columbus, MS

  College    Oregon

#31 DJ Sanders

  Position    IF

  Resides    Columbus, MS

  College    Oregon

#31 DJ Sanders

  Position    IF

  Resides    Columbus, MS

  College    Oregon

 

Get to know DJ:

  • Has two older sisters, Kennedi and DeShuni.
  • Majored in exercise science.
  • Dream job: veteranarian
  • Favorite sports besides softball: basketball

Professional highlights:

  • Posted a .306 average and ranked third on the team with seven home runs as a rookie.
  • Made her professional debut with the Chicago Bandits on June 16, 2018.
  • Recorded her first career hit in an 8-0 win for the Bandits against the Aussie Spirit on June 17, 2018.
  • Delivered home runs in four consecutive games from Aug. 1-4, 2018. Compiled nine RBI across the same span.

Collegiate highlights:

  • Transferred from Louisiana-Lafayette to Oregon ahead of her senior season and amassed second team All-Pac-12 honors.
  • Led the nation with 29 home runs and 82 RBI as a junior with the Rajin’ Cajuns.
  • Batted a career-high .388 with a .524 on-base percentage and NCAA-best 1.013 slugging percentage in 2017 at ULL.
  • Finalist for the 2017 USA Softball National Player of the Year award.

Transaction history:

  • Drafted 21st overall in the fourth round of the 2018 NPF Draft by the Chicago Bandits.
  • Signed a three-year deal with the Bandits on June 7, 2018.

Current On Player Ad Location:

  • Rosemont Visitor & Tourism Bureau

  • Kinship Entertainment/Out of Place Art of Facts

 

Date Opponent AVG GP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SLG% BB HBP SO OB% SO PO A E FLD%
June 6 Comets
June 7 Comets
Total
Season AVG GP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SLG% BB HBP SO OB% SB PO A E FLD%
2018 .306 28 62 19 19 2 0 7 15 .677 4 0 16 .338 2 24 44 7 .907
Total .306 28 62 19 19 2 0 7 15 .677 4 0 16 .338 2 24 44 7 .907