One of the top power and average hitters in UCLA history, Jodie Legaspi joins the Bruin coaching staff following her outstanding four-year career in Westwood.
Legaspi, a .342 career hitter, batted over .300 every season and started every game from 2004 to 2007 (230 starts). In UCLA's all-time Top 10 in six offensive categories, Legaspi is sixth in home runs with 43 and seventh in RBI with 156.
Legaspi hit 27 home runs over her final two seasons, including tying for the team lead with 15 during her junior season of 2006. For her efforts that year, she was named to the All-Pacific Region Team. Legaspi also earned four All-Pac-10 awards, receiving first-team accolades her final two seasons.
Legaspi is finishing up her degree in sociology with a minor in women studies