UCLA Softball BIO
Player Profile:

Schroeder was named to the All-Pac-10 honorable mention team, leading the Bruins in runs scored (44), tying for second in doubles (12) and tying for fourth in batting average (.324) ... was also tied for first with eight hit by pitches, third with five stolen bases, tied for third with 57 hits and fourth with 27 walks ... added four home runs and 21 runs batted in ... second on the team with 18 multiple-hit games and added seven multi-RBI contests ... went 6-for-16 with four runs scored and an RBI at the Gainesville Regional ... had three hits, scored twice and drove in a run against Jacksonville on May 21 and went 2-for-3 in the season finale at Florida (May 22) ... notched a pair of singles on May 1 at California ... produced hits in all three games against Washington, singling and scoring on April 21, going 2-for-4 with a single, a double and a run on April 22 and singling and drawing a bases-loaded walk on April 23 ... went 2-for-4 on April 9 and 10 against Stanford ... held an eight-game hitting streak from March 13-April 6, batting .583 (14-for-24) with 12 runs scored, four RBI, four doubles, five walks and six multiple-hit contests ... went 6-for-10 (.600) during the Oregon State series with four runs and three RBI ... had two hits in each game, driving in a pair on April 1 and scoring three times on April 3 ... went 2-for-3 in the first game of a March 29 doubleheader against UC Santa Barbara and scored twice in the nightcap ... had a pair of hits and an RBI double versus Ohio on March 24 ... went 3-for-4 with three RBI, three runs scored and a pair of solo homers, her third-career, two-homer game, against Long Beach State on March 11 ... had two hits, scored three runs and stole a base versus Saint Mary's (March 13) ... scored twice and drove in a pair against Cal State Fullerton (March 12) ... had a pair of singles, scored a run, walked, was hit and stole a base against Ohio State on Feb. 27 ... posted two hits, including a two-run single at Cal State Northridge on Feb. 23 ... produced her second-career, two-homer game on Feb. 19 against Utah with a pair of solo shots ... scored twice versus Utah State (Feb. 20) and stole a base against Portland State (Feb. 19) ... went 4-for-4 with three doubles, four runs scored, two RBI and a walk in the season opener against Utah State (Feb. 11) ... tied the single-game school record of Julie Marshall (1999) with three doubles, setting a career high in runs scored and tying a personal best in hits ... went 2-for-4 with an RBI double and an RBI single against UCF on Feb. 12 ... walked three times, stole a base, singled and scored twice versus North Dakota State (Feb. 12) ... went 1-for-2 with two runs, a double, a walk and a hit by pitch against San Diego State on Feb. 13.

Started the first seven games of the season before suffering a season-ending, left leg injury against Cal State Northridge on Feb. 19 ... received a medical waiver and will be a redshirt junior in 2011 ... had eight hits in 22 at-bats (.364) with seven runs scored, a home run, three runs batted in and two stolen bases ... produced a pair of hits in each of the first two games of the season against Florida Atlantic and Tennessee (Feb. 13), scoring twice and driving in a run versus the Lady Vols ... hit a solo homer in the second game of a doubleheader at UC Santa Barbara (Feb. 17) and went 2-for-4 with a run and a stolen base in the opener ... walked twice and stole a base against Georgia (Feb. 14) ... had an RBI single against Michigan on Feb. 14 ... scored twice and walked versus Cal State Northridge.

Was a member of the U.S. Team that won gold at the Pan American Games Qualifier (July 31-Aug. 9) ... did not play due to a leg injury.

Was named a first-team All-American and All-West Region honoree by the NFCA, as well as first-team All-Pac-10, after leading the Bruins in batting average (.402), home runs (14), runs scored (55), slugging (.684), on base percentage (.516), total bases (119), walks (33) and stolen bases (19) ... was also tied for first with eight hit by pitches and fifth with 33 runs batted in ... ranked 20th in the nation in runs per game, 23rd in on base percentage and 35th in home runs ... was in the Pac-10 Top 10 in nine offensive categories, including third in on base percentage, sixth in homers and slugging and tied for seventh in runs scored and steals ... was tops on the squad with 18 multiple-hit contests ... went 3-for-4 with five RBI and two runs scored at San Diego on March 1 ... had three hits and a homer at Oregon on April 18 ... added three-hit games against Maryland (Feb. 22), Arizona State (April 25) and Stanford (May 8) ... posted four hitting streaks of at least seven games, including a career-best, 13-game streak from March 28 to April 26, in which she hit .457 (21-for-46) with four home runs, eight runs batted in and 12 runs scored ... had an 11-game hit streak to start the season, going 16-for-35 (.457) with six homers, 13 RBI and 15 runs scored ... also had seven-game streaks from March 1-10 and May 1-15 ... recorded a career-best six runs batted in with her first career two-homer game against Northwestern on Feb. 13, one of eight multi-RBI contests ... homered in three straight games twice (Feb. 7-8 and April 17-19) ... also left the yard against Kentucky (Feb. 14), North Carolina State (Feb. 21), Iowa (March 6), Notre Dame (March 10), Arizona State (April 26) and Oregon State (May 3) ... notched multiple runs and hits in the same game nine times, adding at least a pair of RBI in four of those contests ... crossed home plate three times at Arizona State (April 25) and twice on 14 more occasions ... hit .437 during Pac-10 play with five homers and 19 runs scored ... stole a pair of bases against UC Santa Barbara on March 24 ... swiped bags in three straight games three times (Feb. 14-17, Feb. 22-25 and March 1-6) ... walked three times at Cal (March 29) and twice three more times ... drove in the game-winning run three times, including a walk-off victory on a two-run homer against Iowa on March 6.

Earned All-Pac-10 honorable mention and All-Pac-10 Freshman Team accolades after posting a .362 batting average, which was tied for third on the squad ... was also tied for first in stolen bases with eight, second in hits (67) and multiple-hit games (19), tied for second in on base percentage (.434) and third in runs scored (34) and walks (23) ... started all 57 games she appeared in ... ranked sixth in the Pac-10 in average and eighth in hits ... went 4-for-5 with four RBI and three runs scored against Santa Clara on Feb. 9 ... also had a four-hit game against Rutgers (March 8) and posted three-hit contests against Long Beach State on March 9, California on April 6 and in both games of a doubleheader at UC Santa Barbara on March 25 ... went 6-for-9 (.667) with three runs, an RBI, a double and a stolen base against the Gauchos ... posted a seven-game hitting streak from April 5-19, going 10-for-22 (.455) with three runs scored ... followed that with a 10-game hit streak (April 26-May 18), batting .424 (14-for-33) with seven runs and five runs batted in ... drove in a pair of runs against Saint Peter's (March 2) and Nevada (May 17), including the game-winning run in the ninth inning against the Wolf Pack ... stole two bases in a game twice against Cal State Fullerton (March 12) and Oregon (March 30) ... crossed home plate multiple times in a game on seven occasions ... walked twice in a game against Nevada (May 18) and Georgia (May 24).

Helped the USA Softball Junior Women's National Team to gold at the ISF Junior Women's World Championships in June ... was one of only four players to play in all 10 games, hitting .316 (6-for-19) with a home run, six runs scored and five RBI ... also helped her ASA team, the OC Batbusters, to a runner-up finish at Gold Nationals in August ... was 9-for-19 (.474) at the plate with three RBI.

Schroeder earned two letters in softball at Esperanza High School in Anaheim, Calif. ... was named Sunset League MVP and first-team All-League, All-County and All-CIF as a senior ... hit .513 during her senior season ... also earned League MVP and All-CIF accolades as a junior, batting .424 ... lettered in track one season, receiving first-team all-league honors ... sat out of softball at Esperanza as a sophomore after transferring from Mater Dei High School following her freshman year, a season in which she earned first-team all-league honors ... played club with OC Batbusters, winning Nationals in 2004 and 2006.

Born Katie Ann Schroeder on April 29, 1989 in Downey, Calif. ... parents are Charlotte and Michael Schroeder ... has a younger sister, Nicole and two older sisters, Jennifer, a three-year catcher for the UCLA softball team (2005-06, 2008) and Michelle ... says the people she most admires are her parents ... chose UCLA because of the challenges athletically and academically ... lists her biggest athletic thrill as winning ... favorites include running and hiking outdoors, rap and country music and being with her family ... favorite place in the world is anywhere with a beach ... majoring in gender studies.

Katie Schroeder's Career Statistics


Katie Schroeder's Game Highs

AT-BATS7, vs. Stanford (4/8/11)
RUNS SCORED4, vs. Utah State (2/11/11)
HITS4, vs. Santa Clara (2/9/08)
4, vs. Rutgers (3/8/08)
4, vs. Utah State (2/11/11)
RUNS BATTED IN6, vs. Northwestern (2/13/09)
DOUBLES3, vs. Utah State (2/11/11)
TRIPLES1, at San Diego (3/1/09)
HOME RUNS2, vs. Northwestern (2/13/09)
2, vs. Utah (2/19/11)
2, vs. Long Beach State (3/11/11)
TOTAL BASES9, vs. Long Beach State (3/11/11)
WALKS3, at California (3/29/09)
3, vs. North Dakota State (2/12/11)
3, vs. BYU (3/4/11)
SACRIFICE HITS1, 10 Times (last at Florida, 5/22/11)
SACRIFICE FLIES1, vs. Washington (4/2/08)
1, vs. Cal State Fullerton (5/16/08)
STOLEN BASES2, vs. Cal State Fullerton (3/12/08)
2, vs. Oregon (3/30/08)
2, vs. UC Santa Barbara (3/24/09)
HIT BY PITCHES1, 19 Times (last vs. Arizona, 5/7/11)
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