Carie Brueckner

Walnut Creek, Calif.

High School:
Acalanes HS '03




2004: Appeared in 34 games, mostly as a pinch-runner... Stole 9 bases in 11 tries (.818) and scored 11 runs... Lone start was in nightcap at Chaminade (4/23)... Lone hit came against Minnesota (3/16)... Finished year at 1-for-4 at plate (.250).

ACALANES HS '03: Starred in both golf and softball, helping both teams to two North Coast Section titles in each sport... Named to All-East Bay first team for three straight years in softball, adding all-state honors as a senior... Key stats: batted .420 with 31 RBI and 29 stolen bases in 2003, .403 with 3 HR and 27 RBI in 2002, .353 with 21 RBI in 2001... Voted as school's female athlete of the year and was named one of the top 100 area athletes by the Contra Costa Times as a senior... Named CIF All-Scholastic.

PERSONAL: Born Apr. 22, 1985 in Santa Barbara, Calif.... Has yet to declare a major... Parents are Robert & Lori Brueckner... Robert played baseball at UC Berkeley and Westmont College... Played club ball for the Lamorinda Lightning... Proudest personal achievement was earning Most Valuable Female Athlete honors and being named among CC Times top 100... Lists J.T. Snow as her sports hero.