UCLA Softball BIO
Gabrielle Maurice
Player Profile:
Gabrielle Maurice 1757331
Position: Outfielder
Height: 5'7"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Modesto, Calif.
High School: Johansen HS

Maurice, who was named NFCA West All-Region Second Team and All-Pac-12 Second Team, was tied for first with 11 hit by pitches (T-4 among Pac-12 players), third with 10 home runs, 13 doubles, a .635 slugging and a .496 on base percentage and tied for third with a .376 batting average, adding 32 walks, 55 runs scored, 46 runs batted in and six stolen bases ... reached base in 54 of 63 games, with hits in 19 of her last 23 ... batted .542 (13-for-24) during her second nine-game hitting streak of the season (April 10-27) with two homers, eight RBI, six walks, 10 runs and four steals ... hit .500 (13-for-26, 1 HR, 10 RBI, 10 R) in her first nine-game streak (Feb. 22-March 7) ... had 17 multiple-hit games and 11 multi-RBI contests ... went 3-for-10 (.300) at the Women's College World Series with five RBI and two runs ... posted a pair of hits and four RBI, including a three-run triple, against #4 Auburn on May 30 ... belted a solo homer versus #2 Oregon on May 28 ... her lone hit in seven at-bats of the Los Angeles Super Regional (May 23-24) against #10 Missouri came in game two on a third-inning single, as she also walked and scored twice in that contest ... posted two hits in eight at-bats (.250) at the Los Angeles Regional (May 15-17) with an RBI double against CSUN on May 15 and a two-run homer on May 17 versus San Diego State ... was 5-for-11 (.455) in the series at #23 Arizona State (May 7-9) with a solo homer in each contest ... had a pair of multi-hit games in the first two contests at ASU ... was 3-for-10 (.300) in the series with #16 Arizona (May 1-3), driving in a pair on a single in game two and posting two singles and two runs in game three ... went 4-for-9 (.444) with two homers, five RBI, four runs and two steals at Oregon State (April 25-27) ... stole two bases for the first time in her career in game one, hit a two-run homer in game two and a three-run bomb in the series finale ... was 3-for-6 (.500) in the series against #18 California (April 17-19), posting two doubles, three runs, three walks and an RBI ... went 6-for-9 (.667) in the series at Stanford (April 10-12), posting two hits in game one and three in game two, adding an RBI and steal in each of the last two contests ... went 2-for-3 with two RBI and a stolen base on April 3 against #1 Oregon ... was 4-for-9 (.444) in the series at #17 Washington (March 21-23), driving in a run in game one and tying career highs with three hits and two doubles in game two ... posted a pair of singles on March 26 at CSUN ... went 2-for-8 (.250) in the Utah series, homering on March 15 and singling on March 14 ... recorded two RBI in both games against Illinois (March 6-7), tying a career best with three hits in the first contest ... posted a pair of two-hit games on Feb. 28 against Southern Utah and Portland State, scoring twice in each contest and driving in three and homering versus SUU ... was named Pac-12 Player of the Week for the first time in her career on Feb. 16, hitting .733 (11-for-15) with 10 RBI, a homer, seven runs and six walks at the Wilson/DeMarini Desert Classic ... ended the weekend with four multiple-hit games, going 2-for-4 against Boise State (Feb. 15), 3-for-4 with three RBI versus Hawai’i (Feb. 14), 2-for-2 against Utah State (Feb. 14) and 3-for-3 with a career-best five RBI, a homer and three runs versus New Mexico (Feb. 13) ... walked three times against Northwestern on Feb. 13.

Was named to the All-Pac-12 Freshman Team, hit .321 with six home runs and 28 runs batted in ... was second on the team and tied for second in the Pac-12 with nine sacrifice hits, also ranking second on the squad with nine hit by pitches, adding 32 runs scored, seven doubles and 13 walks ... had nine multiple-hit games and six multi-RBI contests ... had two hits in nine at-bats with an RBI at the Los Angeles Super Regional (May 24-25) against #14 Kentucky ... posted an RBI single in Game 2 and a single in Game 3 ... was 3-for-8 (.375) with a homer, three RBI, two doubles and four runs at the Los Angeles Regional (May 16-18) ... belted a solo homer and was hit with the bases loaded to drive in two on May 17 against #20 Notre Dame, scoring twice ... had two doubles, two runs and an RBI against Southern Utah on May 16 ... tied a career high with three hits at #3 Arizona State on May 10, scoring twice and driving in a run ... posted an RBI single on May 2 versus Stanford and added two hits with two runs scored on May 3 ... was 2-for-3 with a grand slam in the first game of the April 26 doubleheader at California, recording two walks and two sacrifices in the April 27 finale ... had four hits in an April 21 doubleheader against Long Beach State, including three with a three-run homer in the nightcap ... recorded five hits in 10 at-bats (.500) in the Oregon State series (April 17-19) with five RBI ... had two hits and three RBI on April 17 and three hits and two RBI on April 19 ... was 3-for-8 (.375) in the series at #3 Oregon (April 4-6) with a solo homer on April 5 ... had a pair of singles and a walk on April 4 ... hit a three-run homer on March 28 against Utah ... had an RBI single and scored in game two of a March 26 doubleheader against UC Santa Barbara ... hit her first collegiate home run versus Loyola Chicago on March 7, scoring a pair of runs ... singled, scored and drove in a run against #4 Michigan (March 5) ... had six hits in 14 at-bats (.429) at the Hawai’i Tournament with six runs scored and three doubles ... went 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles, her first collegiate RBI and two runs scored versus Hampton on Feb. 7 ... scored twice and had a single at Hawai’i (Feb. 7). 

Maurice prepped for four years at Johansen High School in Modesto, Calif. ... was a four-time Modesto Metro Conference First Team selection, a four-time First Team All-Region honoree and a two-time Region Modesto Bee Player of the Year (2011, 2012) ... named 2013 County Female Athlete of the Year ... hit .660 as a senior with two home runs, 20 runs batted in, 18 stolen bases and a .712 on base percentage ... earned ESPN First Team and MaxPreps Second Team All-American honors ... was a three-time All-State honoree ... named Cal-Hi Sports State Junior and Sophomore of the Year ... hit .614 as a junior with nine homers, 27 RBI, 18 steals and a .704 on base percentage ... helped the Vikings to a CIF Runner-Up spot in 2010 ... played club with Sorcerer’s.

Born Gabrielle Lee Maurice in Modesto, Calif. ... parents are Joni and Sean Maurice ... father played football at Chico State ... has two older brothers, Hayden, who played baseball at Cal State Dominguez Hills and Connor, who is in the Marines ... chose to attend UCLA because she can receive a degree from one of the nation’s top public universities while competing with a program that has won the most softball national championships ... favorites include the movie “Tropic Thunder”, the San Francisco 49ers and Giants and Golden State Warriors, golfer Tiger Woods and singer J Boog ... thing she likes the most about softball is the competitiveness and the relationships made that are like family ... biggest athletic thrill has been committing to be a Bruin ... hobbies include going to the beach, watching television and playing video games ... majoring in political science.

Gabrielle Maurice's Career Statistics
2014 .321 48-45 131 32 42 7 0 6 28 67 .511 13 9 19 0 .418 0 9 1-3
2015 .376 63-63 181 55 68 13 2 10 46 115 .635 32 11 30 1 .496 0 2 6-8
TOTALS .353 111-108 312 87 110 20 2 16 74 182 .583 45 20 49 1 .464 0 11 7-11

Gabrielle Maurice's Game Highs
AT-BATS 6, at CSUN (3/26/15)
RUNS SCORED 3, vs. New Mexico (2/13/15)
HITS 3, Nine Times (last at Stanford, 4/11/15)
RUNS BATTED IN 5, vs. New Mexico (2/13/15)
DOUBLES 2, vs. Hampton (2/7/14)
2, vs. Southern Utah (5/16/14)
2, at Washington (3/22/15)
TRIPLES 1, vs. Illinois (3/7/15)
1, vs. Auburn (5/30/15)
HOME RUNS 1, 16 Times (last vs. Oregon, 5/28/15)
TOTAL BASES 6, vs. Long Beach State (4/21/14)
6, vs. New Mexico (2/13/15)
6, at Arizona State (5/7/15)
WALKS 3, vs. Northwestern (2/13/15)
SACRIFICE HITS 2, vs. Charleston Southern (3/8/14)
2, at California (4/27/14)
STOLEN BASES 2, at Oregon State (4/25/15)
HIT BY PITCHES 1, 20 Times (last vs. Auburn, 5/30/15)
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