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#5 Amanda Matthews
Amanda Matthews Image
Height: 5-6
Class: SO
Position: 1B
Hometown: Covina, CA
Previous School: Northwest University
Bios From Other Seasons

Prior to Hope- Started 29 of 31 games played at Northwest University under Head Coach John Bacon… Managed five doubles and five RBI… For the Eagles, 2013 was their inaugural season in softball

Covina High School- Played four years for Varsity for Head Coaches Joseph Brown and Mark LaVier… As a Senior, hit .369 with two doubles, three triples, and one home run… Drove in 18 runs with 17 runs scored… Helped the Colts finish 17-10 and 9-3 in Valle Vista League play… Earned Second Team All-Valle Vista honors… As Junior, hit .373 with four doubles, one triple, and two home runs… Collected 22 RBI and 20 runs scored… Named Most Inspirational… Also played volleyball

Personal- Parents- Jim (Construction) and Susan (Human Resources) Matthews… Sister- Alysha… Favorite Bible Verse- Jeremiah 29:11… Choose Hope to further relationship with Christ while attending a university close to home… Enjoys shopping, being with family, traveling, and going to Disneyland… Major is Business Management… Wants to work in hospital management.

2014 Softball Roster
Roster for 2014 Softball Team
#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
Aimee Rosa Image
Head Coach
1st season
Assistant Coach
1st season
Overall GSAC Streak
17-33 (.340) 5-15 (.250) Lost 1