UCLA Softball BIO
Gabrielle Maurice
Player Profile:
Gabrielle Maurice 1757331
Position: Utility
Height: 5'7"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Modesto, Calif.
High School: Johansen HS

Maurice, who was named to the All-Pac-12 Freshman Team, hit .321 with six home runs and 28 runs batted in ... was second on the team and tied for second in the Pac-12 with nine sacrifice hits, also ranking second on the squad with nine hit by pitches, adding 32 runs scored, seven doubles and 13 walks ... had nine multiple-hit games and six multi-RBI contests ... had two hits in nine at-bats with an RBI at the Los Angeles Super Regional (May 24-25) against #14 Kentucky ... posted an RBI single in Game 2 and a single in Game 3 ... was 3-for-8 (.375) with a homer, three RBI, two doubles and four runs at the Los Angeles Regional (May 16-18) ... belted a solo homer and was hit with the bases loaded to drive in two on May 17 against #20 Notre Dame, scoring twice ... had two doubles, two runs and an RBI against Southern Utah on May 16 ... tied a career high with three hits at #3 Arizona State on May 10, scoring twice and driving in a run ... posted an RBI single on May 2 versus Stanford and added two hits with two runs scored on May 3 ... was 2-for-3 with a grand slam in the first game of the April 26 doubleheader at California, recording two walks and two sacrifices in the April 27 finale ... had four hits in an April 21 doubleheader against Long Beach State, including three with a three-run homer in the nightcap ... recorded five hits in 10 at-bats (.500) in the Oregon State series (April 17-19) with five RBI ... had two hits and three RBI on April 17 and three hits and two RBI on April 19 ... was 3-for-8 (.375) in the series at #3 Oregon (April 4-6) with a solo homer on April 5 ... had a pair of singles and a walk on April 4 ... hit a three-run homer on March 28 against Utah ... had an RBI single and scored in game two of a March 26 doubleheader against UC Santa Barbara ... hit her first collegiate home run versus Loyola Chicago on March 7, scoring a pair of runs ... singled, scored and drove in a run against #4 Michigan (March 5) ... had six hits in 14 at-bats (.429) at the Hawai’i Tournament with six runs scored and three doubles ... went 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles, her first collegiate RBI and two runs scored versus Hampton on Feb. 7 ... scored twice and had a single at Hawai’i (Feb. 7). 

Maurice prepped for four years at Johansen High School in Modesto, Calif. ... was a four-time Modesto Metro Conference First Team selection, a four-time First Team All-Region honoree and a two-time Region Modesto Bee Player of the Year (2011, 2012) ... named 2013 County Female Athlete of the Year ... hit .660 as a senior with two home runs, 20 runs batted in, 18 stolen bases and a .712 on base percentage ... earned ESPN First Team and MaxPreps Second Team All-American honors ... was a three-time All-State honoree ... named Cal-Hi Sports State Junior and Sophomore of the Year ... hit .614 as a junior with nine homers, 27 RBI, 18 steals and a .704 on base percentage ... helped the Vikings to a CIF Runner-Up spot in 2010 ... played club with Sorcerer’s.

Born Gabrielle Lee Maurice on Oct. 26, 1995 in Modesto, Calif. ... parents are Joni and Sean Maurice ... father played football at Chico State ... has two older brothers, Hayden, who played baseball at Cal State Dominguez Hills and is a volunteer assistant coach for the UCLA softball team and Connor, who is in the Marines ... chose to attend UCLA because she can receive a degree from one of the nation’s top public universities while competing with a program that has won the most softball national championships ... favorites include the movie “Tropic Thunder”, the San Francisco 49ers and Giants and Golden State Warriors, golfer Tiger Woods and singer J Boog ... thing she likes the most about softball is the competitiveness and the relationships made that are like family ... biggest athletic thrill has been committing to be a Bruin ... hobbies include going to the beach, watching television and playing video games ... undeclared on a major.

Gabrielle Maurice's Career Statistics
2014 .321 48-45 131 32 42 7 0 6 28 67 .511 13 9 19 0 .418 0 9 1-3

Gabrielle Maurice's Game Highs
AT-BATS 5, at Arizona State (5/9/14)
RUNS SCORED 2, Eight Times (last vs. Notre Dame, 5/17/14)
HITS 3, Four Times (last at Arizona State, 5/10/14)
RUNS BATTED IN 4, at California (4/26/14)
DOUBLES 2, vs. Hampton (2/7/14)
2, vs. Southern Utah (5/16/14)
HOME RUNS 1, Six Times (last vs. Notre Dame, 5/17/14)
TOTAL BASES 6, vs. Long Beach State (4/21/14)
WALKS 2, at California (4/27/14)
SACRIFICE HITS 2, vs. Charleston Southern (3/8/14)
2, at California (4/27/14)
STOLEN BASES 1, vs. Michigan (3/4/14)
HIT BY PITCHES 1, Nine Times (last vs. Notre Dame, 5/17/14)
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