A long-time hotbed for Notre Dame softball talent, California remains well represented on the 2016 Irish
Notre Dame crushes 16 hits in final nonconference win of the regular season
Notre Dame earns 11th straight home win during midweek contest at Melissa Cook Stadium
Notre Dame runs winning streak to six with a complete team effort
Notre Dame downs Omaha for seventh win in its past eight games
HONORS AND AWARDS:
2015 Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Honor Roll
2014 Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Honor Roll
AS A SOPHOMORE (2015): ACC Academic Honor Roll ... appeared in a career-high 11 games (one start), batting .364 with a double, one RBI and three runs scored ... reached base during an additional at-bat by way of an error ... scored first run of the season as a pinch runner in a win over Northwestern State (Feb. 7) ... roped a pinch-hit single at the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic for the second straight season during a win versus UNLV (Feb. 20) ... logged first career RBI after singling as a pinch hitter against Omaha (March 1) ... earned first career start at designated player in a home victory over IPFW (March 25), going 1-for-2 with a run scored ... smashed first career double as a pinch hitter before coming around to score during a 16-1 rout of Michigan State (April 28) in the regular season finale.
AS A FRESHMAN (2014): ACC Academic Honor Roll ... saw action in eight games as a key reserve for the Irish, batting .667 with four runs scored (one as a pinch runner) in only six plate appearances ... tied for the team lead with four hits as a pinch hitter ... scored a run in Notre Dame debut as a pinch runner in season opening win over Tennessee Tech (Feb. 8) at the Auburn Plainsman Invitational ... picked up first career hit, an infield single, as a pinch hitter against UC Davis (Feb. 21) during the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic ... chipped in first ACC hit and scored one run during the finale of the inaugural Irish ACC series win at Georgia Tech (March 9) ... infield single and a run scored during a run-rule home win against Toledo (April 16) ... contributed an infield single and a run scored in the second game of an ACC doubleheader at Virginia (April 18).
PREP AND PERSONAL: Three-year varsity letterwinner at St. Joseph High School ... all-league and Lee Central Coast Newspapers All-Area selection as a junior ... finished with the top batting average, on-base percentage and slugging percentage in the Pac 7 League as a freshman, earning all-league and all-CIF honors ... named to the 2010 Santa Barbara News Press All-County and Best of the West All-Tournament teams ... four-year member of the San Jose Sting club team ... won the ASA/USA Softball 14U National Championship and was on the third-place 2012 Premier Girls Fastpitch Softball Nationals 18 Gold tournament team with the Sting ... also earned letters in tennis, volleyball and soccer ... named Pac 7 Defensive Most Valuable Player and Santa Barbara News Press All-County Goalkeeper in soccer as a junior ... received St. Joseph's 3 Varsity Sport Award in 2012 ... chapter president of the Make A Wish Club ... member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes ... served as a youth leader, and participated in Music Ministry ... daughter of Mike and Tricia Bouquet ... has two sisters, Whitney and Claire ... theology major in the College of Arts and Letters.
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