Rojas extends hitting streak, Yanez tosses three-hit shutout
Freshman Alyse Rojas finished 7-for-8 at the plate to lead UC Davis to a pair of wins
Freshman Yanez tosses fifth one-hitter in program's Division I history to earn split
UC Davis joins four other teams for three-day tournament hosted by Fresno State
Golden Bears score game's lone run on a wild pitch in the sixth
2017: Named a starter in 19 of 22 games played... The utility freshman started seven games in the outfield, seven at third, four as the designated hitter, and one as catcher... Had multi-hit games against Hawai'i on April 1 and UC Riverside on April 22... Picked up her first career RBI against Hawai'i (4/01) as the starting designated hitter in a 2-for-4 day... Recorded a double at UC Santa Barbara (5/05) and a triple versus Cal Poly (4/30)... Hit .300 with the bases empty and .500 with a runner on third with less than two outs... Had a season game-high six assists against Cal Poly on April 29.
OLYMPIAN HS '16: Four-year letterwinner... Named Defensive Player of the Year... Earned All-Metro Mesa League first team accolades twice... San Diego Union-Tribune named her to its All-Academic Team all four seasons... Finished with the following career stats: .469 AVG, .511 OBP, .780 SLG, 1.291 OPS, 11 HR... OHS won a CIF championship in 2015... Named to the Principal's Honor Roll in 2015 and '16... California Scholarship Federation participant.
PERSONAL: The oldest of Evangeline and Roberto Leon-Torres' three children... Gabriella and Daniel are her younger siblings... He uncle, William Clark, played football at Virginia... Jenelle Ladridge, her cousin, played softball at Drexel... Club team is SoCal Breakers 18U... Played club ball for three years... Most people don't know that she was born in Hawai'i... Graduating high school with honors is her proudest personal accomplishment... Roberto Clemente is her sports hero... Non-sports hero is her dad... Plans to become a veterinarian or physician's assistant after she graduates from UC Davis... Visiting Puerto Rico and the Phillipines are the top things on her bucket list... Chose to attend UC Davis to compete at the highest level.