LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Six Bruins were named to the NFCA All-Region Teams on Thursday, led by a pair of First Teamers, juniors Ally Carda and Stephany LaRosa. UCLA also had two on the Second Team, sophomore Mysha Sataraka and freshman Delaney Spaulding, and two more on the Third Team, senior Jessica Hall and sophomore Brittany Moeai.
Carda (pitcher/utility) and LaRosa (utility) each earn their third consecutive All-Region awards. Carda was Second Team in 2012 and First Team last year, while LaRosa was First Team in 2012 and Second Team a season ago. It is the first All-Region honor for Hall (pitcher/utility), Moeai (catcher), Sataraka (third base) and Spaulding (shortstop).
All six players were also honored on the All-Pac-12 Teams on Wednesday, as Carda, LaRosa and Sataraka made First Team, Spaulding was Second Team and Hall and Moeai Honorable Mention.
In the first year featuring three All-Region Teams and eight nominations for each school, the six awards this season for the Bruins tie for the most in school history. UCLA had six All-Region honorees in 1990, 1991, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2008 and 2012.
The Bruins host the Los Angeles Regional this weekend at Easton Stadium, as Notre Dame, Long Beach State and Southern Utah come to Westwood. UCLA will face Southern Utah on Friday at 6 p.m., while Notre Dame and Long Beach State square off at 3 p.m. All games of the Los Angeles Regional will be televised on ESPN3.
Three-day passes for the Los Angeles Regional are available on Ticketmaster, by calling 310-UCLA-WIN or on campus at the UCLA Central Ticket Office (open 10 a.m.-4 p.m.). Three-day passes are $33 for adults and $22 for students and youths (ages 3-16).
Single-day tickets will be available on the day of the game only at the Easton Stadium ticket office, starting 90 minutes prior to the first pitch of the first game that day. Single-day tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for students and youths (ages 3-16). Three-day passes will also be available at Easton Stadium.
All seats are general admission, first-come, first-served. Gates open 90 minutes prior to the first pitch of the first game of the day.UCLA - NFCA All-Region Teams
First Team - Ally Carda, Stephany LaRosa
Second Team - Mysha Sataraka, Delaney Spaulding
Third Team - Jessica Hall, Brittany Moeai