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#12 Liz Gonzalez
Liz Gonzalez Image
Height: 5-8
Class: SR
Position: P
Hometown: Long Beach, CA
Previous School: Millikan HS

2103 (Jr)- Earned All-GSAC honors… Produced a career year in 29 starts and 34 appearances in the circle… Created new career highs with exactly 200 innings pitched (second GSAC), 18 wins (third GSAC, single season HIU high since joining GSAC), 62 strikeouts, and a 2.45 ERA… She delivered 27 complete games and 6 shutouts… Threw 10 innings twice at Biola and against La Sierra… Pitched an entire doubleheader on five occasions… Struck out a season high six batters against Dakota Wesleyan and Hamline… Three hit and shutout #2 CSU San Marcos on the road for her best performance of the season… Hit .275 with a career high 10 doubles and 3 home runs… Produced career high 23 RBI… Smashed two home runs and drove in three in the first game of a double header against #2 CSU San Marcos… Went 3-4 against Madonna

2012 (So)- Started 21 of 25 appearances in the circle… Threw 112.1 innings while striking out 43… Collected 7 wins… Went the distance against Patten and William Jessup (both 1-0 HIU wins)… Threw seven innings in a 5-3 win against Holy Names and a 5-4 win against Hamline (MN)… All seven wins came with a complete game effort…  She produced a career high eight strikeouts against Cornerstone (MI)… Hit .186 with 2 doubles, 7 RBI, and 2 runs scored… Was 2-2 with two doubles and a run scored and driven in against La Sierra

2011 (Fr)- Made 28 appearances with 22 starts in the circle… Threw a team high 142 innings… Recorded 55 strikeouts including a season high seven against William Penn… Earned five wins and the only save… Hit just .175 but had five doubles and one home run (a three run shot against Cal State San Marcos)

Millikan High School- Three years Varsity… First Team All-Moore League and Moore League Pitcher of the Year as Senior… 72.2 innings, 2.89 ERA, 56 strikeouts, 6 complete games, and 3 shutouts... Hit .294, 1 double, 1 homerun… Hit homerun and struck out 9 in 1-0 win over Fountain Valley… Second Team All-Moore League as Junior and Sophomore… 124.2 innings, 3.99 ERA, 104 strikeouts, 12 complete games, and 3shutouts as Junior… Also played soccer for three years for Rams… Had perfect attendance last three years at Millikan

Personal- Parents Ruben and Rosie Gonzalez… Sister- Karina… Favorite Bible Verse- John 3:16… Choose Hope based on school size and close to home… Enjoys the beach and watching sports… Major is Psychology- wants to work in Family/Child Psychology.

 
2014 Softball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.B/THt.HometownPrevious School
RSNatalie Nunez*JRIF/OFL/R5-0Pico Rivera, CARio Hondo College
2Vanessa SmithJRUTLL/R5-5San Mateo, CADe Anza College
5Amanda MatthewsSO1BR/R5-6Covina, CANorthwest University
6Lauren AckersonSR3BR/R5-5Ontario, CAChino HS
7Aryn CamposFROFS/R5-4Colton, CAColton HS
9Adi LopezSROFL/R5-4Highland, CARedlands East Valley HS
10Jocelyn YoungFRC/OFR/R5-7Reno, NVBishop Manogue HS
11Taylor AuginoJROFL/R5-0West Covina, CAWest Covina HS
12Liz GonzalezSRPR/R5-8Long Beach, CAMillikan HS
13Chelsie KellerFR2B/PR/R5-3Murrieta, CACalvary Murrieta HS
16Alexis RoseFR1BR/R5-7Elk Grove, CAFranklin HS
18Corie ApodacaFRSS/2BR/R5-0Ontario, CAColony HS
21Julie LopezJRCR/R5-8Lakewood, CASt. Joseph HS
22Kayla KleinJRPR/R5-7La Habra, CACerritos College
24Michelle RivasSRCR/R5-9South Gate, CASouth East HS
25Mea FloresSRPR/R5-4Torrance, CAEl Camino College
* Redshirt
Coaches
Aimee Rosa Image
Head Coach
1st season
 
Assistant Coach
1st season
 
 
 
Softball
Overall GSAC Streak
17-33 (.340) 5-15 (.250) Lost 1