Wolverines continue Red Desert Classic on Saturday with games against Nebraska-Omaha and Weber State.
Begins her first season at Utah Valley in 2014.
Before Utah Valley ... Played two seasons of softball at the College of Southern Nevada where she was a winner of the NJCAA Exemplary Academic Achievement Award ... prepped at Taylorsville High School in Taylorsville, Utah ... was a member of the all-tournament team at the 2011 state tournament ... was a three sport athlete, playing volleyball and basketball along with softball ... was the captain of both her softball and basketball teams and helped each of her three sports to the state tournament in each of her four years ... helped the softball team to three straight region championships from sophomore year on.
Personal ... Born Aug. 20, 1993 in Long Beach, California ... daughter to Lisa and Justus ... graduated from THS in 2011 with a 3.98 GPA ... volunteers at the food bank and homeless shelter ... comes from an athletic family: father Steven played baseball at the University of San Diego, Utah Tech, and Long Beach State; uncle Albert Romero was an all-american at San Diego State, playing AAA ball in the Angels' organization ... cousins Taylor and Justin play baseball at Cal State San Bernardino and Southern Idaho, respectively ... plans to major in exercise science at UVU.