Eight Softball Bruins Earn All-Pac-10 Recognition

May 19, 2004

WALNUT CREEK, CA - Eight members of the defending NCAA Champion UCLA softball team were recognized by the Pac-10 for All-Conference notice, it was announced by Commissioner Tom Hansen on Wednesday.

Senior CF Stephanie Ramos and sophomore 2B/RF Caitlin Benyi earned first-team All-Pac-10 honors. Ramos is having the best offesnive season of her UCLA career, and Benyi is leading the Pac-10 in home runs and is second in the nation in home runs per game.

Senior pitcher Keira Goerl, senior 1B Claire Sua and freshman SS Jodie Legaspi have been selected to the All-Pac-10 second team. Goerl has recorded several milestones this season, becoming the first UCLA pitcher in history to record 100 career victories and 1,000 career strikeouts. Sua hit over .400 this season against Pac-10 opponents, and Legaspi is UCLA's top hitter among its eight-player freshman class. Legaspi is third on the team in batting average for the season.

Three additional Bruins, sophomores Andrea Duran (3B) and Emily Zaplatosch (C) along with freshman P/2B/RF Lisa Dodd earned honorable mention All-Pac-10 notice.

The Bruins begin defense of their NCAA title tomorrow afternoon at 4:30 pm against Mississippi Valley State. UCLA is the top seeded team in the Los Angeles Regional, which is the second-seeded regional for the entire 64-team field. NCAA Regional play begins on Thursday at 9 am at UCLA's Easton Stadium.


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Tuesday, Mar 29
at Cal State Fullerton
Fullerton, CA
W, 5 - 4
Friday, Apr 01
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
W, 16 - 6 (5)
Saturday, Apr 02
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
L, 5 - 6
Sunday, Apr 03
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
W, 4 - 1
Saturday, Apr 09
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
W, 13 - 9
Sunday, Apr 10
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
W, 8 - 0 (6)
Monday, Apr 11
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
W, 2 - 1
Wednesday, Apr 13
vs. CSUN
Los Angeles, CA
W, 6 - 0
Friday, Apr 15
vs. Oregon State
Los Angeles, CA
L, 2 - 8
Saturday, Apr 16
vs. Oregon State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 7 - 5
Sunday, Apr 17
vs. Oregon State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 8 - 0 (5)
Saturday, Apr 23
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
W, 8 - 6
Sunday, Apr 24
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
L, 4 - 8
Monday, Apr 25
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
W, 8 - 7
Friday, Apr 29
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 8 - 6
Saturday, Apr 30
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 6 - 5
Sunday, May 01
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 9 - 4
Friday, May 06
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
W, 15 - 7 (5)
Saturday, May 07
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
W, 8 - 0 (6)
Sunday, May 08
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
Rained Out
Friday, May 20
vs. CSU Bakersfield
Los Angeles, CA
W, 7 - 0
Saturday, May 21
vs. Cal State Fullerton
Los Angeles, CA
W, 3 - 2
Sunday, May 22
vs. Cal State Fullerton
Los Angeles, CA
W, 5 - 4
Saturday, May 28
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
L, 1 - 8
Sunday, May 29
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
W, 2 - 1 (9)
Sunday, May 29
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
W, 2 - 1
Thursday, Jun 02
vs. Auburn
Oklahoma City, OK
L, 3 - 10
Saturday, Jun 04
vs. Florida State
Oklahoma City, OK
L, 4 - 8
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