Weekend series in the Valley marks the final appearances for six UC Davis seniors
UC Davis softball will honor Christina Guidry, Leah Munden, Kaila Olson, Alicia Paine, Justine Vela and Kelly Zboralske in a Senior Day ceremony following Sunday's game
Vela goes the distance to record first complete-game shutout of the season
UC Davis returns to Big West play this weekend at Cal Poly; junior right-hander Andrea Reynolds returns to her hometown
Meghan Bradbury ties the game with her first career triple, hit in the bottom of the fifth inning
2016: Of her 67 career RBI, 31 were earned with two out... Hit by 10 pitches, the fourth-highest total in the Big West Conference... Recorded five multiple RBI games, including the team's lone four-RBI effort... One of two Aggies named a starter in every game this season... Started 49 games at first base, named a starter at third in the other... Led the team with 21 RBI and 10 doubles... Those 10 doubles is the second-highest total in the program's Div. I history... Ranked No. 2 in the program's D-I era with 26 career doubles and 67 career RBI... Also ranked No. 3 with 11 career home runs... A team-high 11 RBI were earned with two outs this season... Scored a season-high three runs, recorded a season-high three hits and four RBI vs. Weber State (2/21)... Also collected three hits vs. Idaho State (2/26)... Of those three hits against the Bengals, two were doubles... Belted her 11th career home run when UC Davis hosted Long Beach State (4/9)... Hit her lone triple of the season the following day in the first of two played against the 49ers (4/10).
2015: One of three Aggies who were hit by a team-high six pitches... Nine of her 13 RBI were earned with two outs... Named a starter in all but one of her 45 games played... Started 37 games at third base and another seven as the team's designated player... Hit the first of her two home runs in the second game of a doubleheader at Long Beach State (3/28), the other took place vs. Cal State Fullerton (5/2)... Recorded her triple at Long Beach State in the opening game of that day's doubleheader... Stole a base in her lone attempt - that took place at the Fresno State Kick-Off vs. Sacramento State (2/13)... Scored a season-high two runs vs. North Dakota at the San Diego Classic I.
2014: BIG WEST CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK (3/10)... Ranked No. 89 in the nation in sacrifice flies (3)... Led the team with her .491 slugging pct., 80 total bases, 28 RBI and three sacrifice flies... One of two players who hit a team-high seven home runs (the Aggies only hit 10 as a team in 2013)... Her 46 hits, 17 walks, nine doubles and two triples were the second-highest totals... Eleven of 28 RBI were recorded with two outs... Hit safely in 10 straight games, the second-longest streak on the team...Reached base in 11 straight games, the second-longest streak among all Aggies... One of four players to start all 54 games... Split her starts as the team's third baseman and designated player... Belted a team-high two doubles vs. North Dakota State (3/8)...Drove in a season-high three RBI in that same game... Recorded a season-high three hits vs. San Diego (2/8) and Boston U. (3/2)... Hit a triple vs. LIU-Brooklyn (2/23) and at Santa Clara (3/1).
2012: Reached base safely in her only at-bat vs. Missouri (2/24)... Drove in her first collegiate run at Cal (3/7)... Hit a grand slam in her only plate appearance vs. Virginia (3/15).
ST. FRANCIS HS '11: Earned two varsity letters as a member of St. Francis' girls' softball team... Played first and third base both years... Hit .404 and earned All-Delta River League first team accolades as a junior...Named Most Inspirational and 2011 Optimist All-Star as a senior.
PERSONAL: Parents are Janet and Michael Zboralske... Her father was once a member of Stanford's baseball team... She is the youngest of their four children... Enjoys singing, dancing, snowboarding and wakeboarding... Becoming a Division I athlete is her greatest personal accomplishment... Most memorable athletics highlight took place when she hit a pinch-hit grand slam, her first collegiate home run during her first stint with Aggie softball... If she could change anything about her sport, she would choose to move the rubber back... Planning to pursue a career as a physician's assistant or nurse... Braids her hair out of superstition... Encourages others to, "never lose the love of the game, have fun!"