2004 Softball Season Kicks Off!

Jan. 21, 2004

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UCLA's 2004 season kicks off this weekend with the program's annual clinic and Alumnae Game this Sunday. For information on the pre-game clinic conducted by current and former Bruins along with the UCLA coaching staff, please contact the UCLA Camps Office at 310-206-3550. Following Sunday morning's camp, the Alumnae Game will take place at UCLA's Easton Stadium at 1 pm.The game will include numerous former UCLA softball players, including all five of UCLA's 2004 U.S. Olympians.That list includes Lisa Fernandez, Tairia (Mims)Flowers, Amanda Freed, Stacey Nuveman and Natasha Watley.

ADMISSION WILL BE FREE FOR SUNDAY'S ALUMNAE GAME
UCLA has a new configuration of bleachers for fan seating at Easton Stadium with an updated capacity of approximately 1, 000 spectators. Sunday's Alumnae Game will be the only free admission event currently on the 2004 UCLA softball home schedule.All regular season home games will cost $6 for adults, $4 for youth or non-UCLA students, $4 for groups of 15 or more, and free for UCLA students with ID.Ticket prices for the March 28 game against the 2004 U.S.Olympic Team will be $12 for adults and $8 for youth. Tickets for the March 28 game against the Olympic team are currently on sale at the UCLA Central Ticket Office by calling 310-UCLA-WIN.

DEFENDING CHAMPIONS FIELD EIGHT FRESHMEN
Among the 19 current Bruins taking the field on Sunday, eight are freshmen. In fact, 13 of this year's 19 players are either freshmen or sophomores.The team features a lone junior, catcher Nicole Sandberg and five seniors.That senior class includes Keira Goerl, Julie Hoshizaki, Stephanie Ramos, Amanda Simpson and Claire Sua. This year's freshman class includes Jaisa Creps, Kristen Dedmon, Lisa Dodd, Tara Henry, Ashley Herrera, Whitney Holum, Jodie Legaspi and Shana Stewart.

THIS WEEK: ALUMNAE GAME
Jan.25 Alumnae Game Easton Stadium 1 pm
OVERALL: 0-0 / PAC-10: 0-0
Head Coach: Sue Enquist
Career Record: 750-137-1 (16th season)
NFCA Ranking (2003 Final): No.1
ESPN.com/USA Softball (Preseason): No.1
Softball SID: Amy Symons Hughes
SID Phone: 310/206-8123
SID Email: asymons@ucla.edu

BRUIN QUICK FACTS
Home Field: Easton Stadium
Capacity: 1, 000
Website: www.uclabruins.com
Ticket Prices*: Adults $6; Youth and Non-UCLA students $4; Groups (15 or more)$4; UCLA students FREE
*These Prices apply ONLY to regular season games, and exclude the 3/28 game with the Olympic Team.


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Friday, Feb 12
vs. Colorado State
College Station, TX
W, 6 - 5
Friday, Feb 12
at Texas A&M
College Station, TX
L, 1 - 5
Saturday, Feb 13
vs. Wichita State
College Station, TX
W, 6 - 5
Saturday, Feb 13
at Texas A&M
College Station, TX
W, 7 - 3
Sunday, Feb 14 - 8:00 AM PST
vs. Colorado State
College Station, TX
Friday, Feb 19 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. UCF
Cathedral City, CA
Saturday, Feb 20 - 3:00 PM PST
vs. Notre Dame
Cathedral City, CA
Saturday, Feb 20 - 5:30 PM PST
vs. Cal Poly
Cathedral City, CA
Sunday, Feb 21 - 9:00 AM PST
vs. LSU
Cathedral City, CA
Sunday, Feb 21 - 11:30 AM PST
vs. Pacific
Cathedral City, CA
Thursday, Feb 25 - 5:30 PM PST
vs. Florida
Cathedral City, CA
Friday, Feb 26 - 12:30 PM PST
vs. Georgia
Cathedral City, CA
Friday, Feb 26 - 3:00 PM PST
vs. BYU
Cathedral City, CA
Saturday, Feb 27 - 9:30 AM PST
vs. Oklahoma
Cathedral City, CA
Sunday, Feb 28 - 9:00 AM PST
vs. Northwestern
Cathedral City, CA
Wednesday, Mar 02 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Michigan
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Mar 04 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. UC Santa Barbara
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Mar 05 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. Charleston Southern
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Mar 05 - 3:30 PM PST
vs. Syracuse
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Mar 06 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. Florida State
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Mar 06 - 3:30 PM PST
vs. UC Davis
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Mar 11 - 4:30 PM PST
vs. Mississippi State
Lakewood, CA
Friday, Mar 11 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Long Beach State
Lakewood, CA
Saturday, Mar 12 - 11:30 AM PST
vs. Utah Valley
Lakewood, CA
Saturday, Mar 12 - 4:30 PM PST
vs. Iowa State
Lakewood, CA
Sunday, Mar 13 - 10:00 AM PST
vs. Princeton
Lakewood, CA
Saturday, Mar 19 - 3:30 PM PST
at California
Berkeley, CA
Sunday, Mar 20 - 3:00 PM PST
at California
Berkeley, CA
Monday, Mar 21 - 4:00 PM PST
at California
Berkeley, CA
Thursday, Mar 24 - 5:00 PM PST
vs. Washington
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Mar 25 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Washington
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Mar 26 - 12:30 PM PST
vs. Washington
Los Angeles, CA
Tuesday, Mar 29 - 6:00 PM PST
at Cal State Fullerton
Fullerton, CA
Friday, Apr 01 - 6:00 PM PST
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
Saturday, Apr 02 - 7:30 PM PST
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
Sunday, Apr 03 - 2:00 PM PST
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
Saturday, Apr 09 - 7:30 PM PST
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Apr 10 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
Monday, Apr 11 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
Wednesday, Apr 13 - 2:00 PM PST
vs. CSUN
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Apr 15 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Oregon State
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Apr 16 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. Oregon State
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Apr 17 - 12:00 PM PST
vs. Oregon State
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Apr 23 - 2:00 PM PST
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Sunday, Apr 24 - 2:00 PM PST
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Monday, Apr 25 - 7:00 PM PST
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Friday, Apr 29 - 5:00 PM PST
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Apr 30 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, May 01 - 12:00 PM PST
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, May 06 - 6:00 PM PST
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS