Debra Lovell
3  Debra Lovell
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Downey, California

High School:
Downey HS

Last College:
Midland College

Height:
5-6

Position:
3B

Experience:
2V

B/T:
R/R


05/17/2014

Softball's historic season ends with Regional loss to Albany

Wolverines set a new single-season record for team home runs with 51.

05/16/2014

No. 1 Ducks strike early, top Utah Valley in Regional opener

The Wolverines face Albany in an elimination game Saturday at 3 p.m. MT.

05/15/2014

Utah Valley meets No. 1 overall Oregon in NCAA Regional debut

Friday's game will be televised live on the Pac-12 Networks.

05/11/2014

Wolverines headed to Eugene Regional, rematch with No. 1 Ducks

Utah Valley is making the school's first-ever trip to the NCAA Tournament.

05/10/2014

Wolverine softball wins 2014 WAC Tournament title

Utah Valley advances to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in program history.

At Utah Valley University ...
SENIOR (2014): Appeared in 55 games for UVU, starting 54 at either third base or shortstop ... led the Wolverines with 34 RBI after batting .250 (37-for-148) with a career-best 10 home runs on the season ... was third on the team in slugging at .480 ... was named first team All-WAC after batting a team-best .366 in conference-only play with four home runs and nine RBI ... was also named to the WAC All-Tournament team after batting .455 with three home runs and six RBI during the conference tournament ... went 2-for-2 with two home runs and 5 RBI in helping UVU to a 7-6 win over New Mexico State in the WAC Tournament championship game ... recorded seven multi-RBI games on the season, including four games of three RBI ... went 3-for-4 with two home runs and three RBI in UVU's 13-12 win at Seattle U on April 5, earning the WAC's Hitter of the Week award for her efforts on April 7 ... went 3-for-4 with three RBI and a run scored at BYU on May 6 ... doubled home a run against Albany on May 17 in an NCAA Regional contest ... stole three bases on the season ... pieced together an eight-game hitting streak from April 25 to May 10 ... concludes her career at UVU with a .255 career batting average along with 14 home runs and 56 RBI ... started all but one of her 110 career games in a Wolverine uniform.

JUNIOR (2013): Started all 55 games for UVU at third base ... finished the year with a .259 batting average, 22 RBIs, seven doubles, and four home runs ... slugged .377 with a .320 on-base percentage ... turned in 10 mult-hit games for the Wolverines ... went 2-for-3 with a home run in UVU's 4-1 win over San Jose State on Feb. 15 ... in an 8-6 win over Weber State, went 2-for-4 with a three-run home run ... capped a 2-for-3, three-RBI day with a two-run, walk-off blast to lift UVU to a 6-4 win over BYU on Apr. 5 ... went 3-for-4 with an RBI at Idaho State on May 1 ... held an .899 fielding percentage at third base with 41 putouts and 83 assists.

Before Utah Valley ...
Prepped at Downey High School in Downey, Calif. ... four-year letterwinner in softball ... three-time First Team All-League player and also a two-time All-CIF player ... won the Rookie of the Year award her freshman season, the Golden Glove award three times and the Senior of the Year award her senior season ... played club ball for the OC Dynasty ... also played basketball and volleyball in high school.

Other College ...
Attended Midland College in Midland, Texas from 2010-12 ... was two-time All-Region (NFCA) and All-Conference player ... and named to the Texas JUCO All-Star Region V-West Team and the MVP her sophomore season ... also named the Offensive Player of the Year her freshman season and batted .417 with 15 home runs.

Personal ...
Born Dec. 2, 1991 in La Palma, Calif. ... graduated from Downey HS in 2010 with a 3.4 GPA ... plans on majoring in Criminal Justice at UVU ... daughter of Danny Lovell and Yolanda Espinoza.