Mirabal appeared in 47 games off the bench, scoring 19 runs and ranking third on the team with 11 stolen bases ... scored the game-winning runs in wins against San Diego State (Feb. 28) and Fresno State (May 16) ... crossed home plate in four consecutive pinch-running appearances from Feb. 21-25 ... stole a pair of bases against Cal State Fullerton (Feb. 25) and Longwood (March 8) ... appeared in the field for the first time against Simon Fraser on Feb. 17, playing the final inning at second base.
Came off the bench in 39 games as a freshman, appearing as a pinch-runner 38 times ... scored 17 runs, including the game-winning run against Stanford on April 4 ... crossed home plate for the first time against Nevada on Feb. 8 ... scored runs in six straight games she appeared in from Feb. 16-March 1 ... was a perfect 8-for-8 in stolen bases, tying for the team lead ... stole a pair of bases against Nevada ... had a steal in three straight games (Feb. 29-March 1) ... came in as a pinch-hitter on March 2 against Saint Peter's.
BISHOP AMAT HIGH SCHOOL
Mirabal played four years of softball at Bishop Amat High School in La Puente, Calif. ... earned All-Del Rey League and All-Valley honors three times ... also named All-CIF, Team MVP and Lady Lancer Best Offensive Player ... received a sportsmanship award at an All-Star Game ... hit .421 for her career.
Born Lauren Lynn Mirabal on Sept. 19, 1989 ... parents are Linda and Tony Mirabal ... has a younger brother, Anthony ... father played baseball and brother plays baseball and football ... says she chose UCLA because it's the best school in the world ... biggest athletic highlight is knowing how proud her family is watching her play ... majoring in women's studies ... career goal is to go into television or sports broadcasting.
Lauren Mirabal's Career Statistics
Lauren Mirabal's Game Highs
|AT-BATS||1, vs. Saint Peter's (3/2/08)|
|RUNS SCORED||1, 36 Times (last vs. Missouri, 5/24/09)|
|STOLEN BASES||2, vs. Nevada (2/8/08)|
2, at Cal State Fullerton (2/25/09)
2, vs. Longwood (3/8/09)