Cielo Meza and Taylor Rowland both were first-team selections.
Meza earned top honors for the second consecutive season.
Cielo Meza, Jessica Flores each throw a complete game shutout on the way to two more wins.
The Sophomore pitched two dominant shutouts on the way to the award.
Long Beach State opened Big West play 3-0 after two wins over the Rainbow Wahine Saturday.
Long Beach State (2017): Named the Big West Freshman Pitcher of the Year and a first-team All-Big West selection despite missing nearly all of non-conference play ... Also named to the Big West All-Freshman team ... Ranked 20th in the nation with a 1.26 ERA ... Returned to action on March 28 and threw 24.1 scoreless innings before allowing a run ... Struck out 56 batters in 13 appearances, totallying 66.2 innings pitched on the season ... Started 12 games, throwing five shutouts ... Eased back into action with a 1.0 inning relief appearance against LMU ... Earned the win after scattering two hits over 4.0 innings against CSUN ... Went the distance in her next start, striking out eight in a shutout win over UC Davis ... Allowed one hit in four innings against Cal Poly ... Struck out five in a complete game shutout to close the series at Cal Poly ... Allowed her first run of the season, but improved to 4-0 on the year with a complete game performance against UC Santa Barbara ... Pitched another complete game in a 1-0 loss against Cal State Fullerton ... Pitched a no-hitter in the finale at UC Riverside, striking out seven batters in the seven inning victory ... Struck out a season-high nine in a complete game win at Hawai'i, allowing one hit.
(2016): Qualified for a medical redshirt after a season-ending injury in early March ... Pitched extremely well in her limited appearances, striking out 85 batters in 14 appearances ... Went 6-6 with a 2.59 ERA ... Finished the season with 67.2 innings pitched ... Ranked in the nation's Top 20 in strikeouts per seven innings, averaging 8.8 ... Made her collegiate debut against Syracuse, pitching a complete game with 13 strikeouts and allowing three hits and one unearned run in a 1-0 loss ... Earned her first win one day later, a complete game with six strikeouts against Minnesota ... Started against Oklahoma, pitching 4.1 innings ... Threw a complete game against Stanford, getting the win allowing one run and two hits ... Struck out 11 against North Dakota State in a complete game win ... Took the loss in a relief appearance against Utah ... Pitched two hitless innings of relief with three strikeouts against LIU Brooklyn ... Earned the win with six innings of relief pitching against Arizona State ... Struck out 15 in a complete game win over San Jose State, tied for second-most in a single game in school history ... Allowed two hits and one run in the win ... Pitched a one-hit complete game against Mississippi State, striking out 10 ... Made her final start of the season against UCLA, pitching 3.2 innings before coming out due to injury, and didn't pitch the rest of the season.
High School: A two-time MaxPreps First-Team All-American ... A two time Cal-Hi Sports First Team All-State Selection ... A two-time CIF Division Player of the Year selection from Agoura High School ... Named to the Mexico junior national team .... Led St. Bonaventure to back-to-back league and CIF Southern Section championships ... Named the league MVP for two straight years at St. Boniventure ... Went 21-5 in the circle as a senior, posting a 0.57 ERA with 348 strikeouts ... Also hit .348 for the Seraphs as a senior ... Posted a 15-2 record as a junior, striking out 228 with a 0.65 ERA while also hitting .362 ... Earned three letters in softball, spending one season at Agoura High School as a sophomore ... Posted an 11-8 record with 133 strikeouts with the Chargers.
Innings Pitched: 7.0, many times
Strikeouts: 15, vs. San Jose State (3/4/16)
Walks: 5, at Cal Poly (4/14/17)
*Granted Medical Redshirt
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