Stephanie Swenson
Stephanie Swenson

Player Profile

San Clemente, Ca.

High School:
San Clemente HS





2000 — Honorable Mention All-Pac-10 …?Lost a 2-0 extra-innings decision while striking out eight in the second exhibition game against the U.S. Olympic Team … Started the year as a pinch runner, and stepped in for her first action in the circle on Feb. 18, pitching the last four innings and earning the win against Pacific after Amanda Freed was injured … From that point, Swenson posted a 10-1 record with five shutouts and three one-hitters …?Only loss was vs. top-ranked Washington on May 10 … Finished with a 0.81 ERA with 77.2 innings pitched.

1999 — Collected a 2-1 pitching record, earning wins over Portland State and Winthrop … Saw action in 22 games, primarily in pinch-running situations …?Scored runs in five straight appearances from March 6 vs. Missouri through March 28 vs. Stanford.

1998 — UCLA’s opening day starter, pitching a one-hitter in the Bruins’ 7-1 win over Saint Mary’s … Also struck out a season-best six batters in that game … Added two more wins over Santa Clara on Jan. 25 and Loyola Marymount on Jan. 31 … Started the season a perfect 3-0 … Pitched 10 innings, giving up only six hits, in a thrilling 4-3 win over Notre Dame on Mar. 10 … Recorded two consecutive victories over ranked teams, defeating No. 9 Stanford on Apr. 26 and No. 3 Washington on Apr. 28 … Against the Cardinal, combined with Erin Weiler to pick up her second shutout of the season … One week later, notched consecutive victories over Oregon and Oregon State … Pitched a complete game, helping UCLA to a 2-1 upset over No. 16 Arizona State in the Bruins’ final game of the season …?Finished the year with a 9-9 overall record and a team-best 57 strikeouts … Posted a team-low 2.21 ERA … Recorded 12 complete games … Surrendered only two home runs in 136.1 innings of work.

High School — A three-year letterwinner for coach Bill Everhart at San Clemente High School … South Coast League MVP as a senior …?Named team captain her senior season … A three-time team MVP after seeing action at pitcher, outfield, shortstop and second base … A two-time All-South Coast League selection … MVP of the North/South All-Star Game …Named Los Angeles Times Athlete-of-the-Week twice.

Personal — Full name is Stephanie Anne Swenson … Born November 27, 1979, in Newport Beach, CA … Both parents Robert and Yolanda attended UCLA … Lists her biggest athletic thrill as playing and being named MVP of the North/South All-Star Game … Sociology major.

Swenson's Career Stats

Fr., 1998 25/12 136.1 1 111 62 43 81 57 2.21 9-9
So., 1999 4/4 17.2 0 24 17 17 14 12 6.74 2-1
Totals 29/16 154.0 1 135 79 60 95 69 2.73 11-10