Long Beach State's annual fundraising gala, Jewels of the Night, will celebrate its 20th anniversary this year. Jewels of the Night is the marquee event for generating revenue to support the more than 300 Long Beach State student-athletes in their quest to realize both their academic and athletic ambitions.
Students! Take this chance to work with the Athletic Department for the 2014-15 season! Work-Study positions are now open. Please contact Leah Williams-Daniels at (562) 985-5722 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Can't make the game? Don't want to miss the team on the road? Listen to 49ers action from your home computer by logging on to longbeachstate.com
Long Beach State offers 19 Division I sports on California's second-largest campus. Located in one of Southern California's best coastal cities, LBSU brings marquee facilities, coaches and administration to exceed the needs of more than 300 student-athletes.
With one of just three Pyramids in the United States, a baseball stadium that has been home to MLB greats such as Troy Tulowitzki, Evan Longoria and Jered Weaver and a marquee tennis complex, Long Beach State Athletics offers some of the finest competitive facilities in California.
2008: Made her only appearance of the season against Pittsburgh on March 1 ... Had one at-bat as a pinch hitter.
2007: Redshirted while serving as the team's bullpen catcher during games.
High School: Played four years of softball under head coach Robert Alessi at Villa Park High School ... A two-time team captain ... Was a first-team All-Century League selection in 2005 ... Caught a 27-inning game in the first round of the CIF championships ... Played three years for the Minors Gold club team.
Personal: A three-time scholar-athlete at Villa Park ... Member of Key Club ... Played summer ball in China and Italy for Team Explosion ... Majoring in liberal studies.