10 Ashley Morello
10 Ashley Morello
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Santa Cruz, Calif.
High School: Harbor
Position: OF
Major: History/Demography
Bats/Throws: L/R

At Pomona-Pitzer: Completed her third season as a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Softball team, where she plays in the outfield.

2014: Third-team All-West Region...Second-team All-SCIAC...Led Sagehens with a .415 batting average...Only the sixth player in program history to earn All-Region honors from the NFCA...Was 3-for-3 with a double against Lewis & Clark...Hit 5-for-7 in a road doubleheader at Occidental...Had a pair of two-hit games in a road doubleheader at Cal Lutheran, and then hit 4-for-7 in the rematch with Cal Lutheran at home...Hit 2-for-4 in both games of a doubleheader at Whittier...Ended a 7-4 win over La Verne by crashing into the outfield fence for the final out of the game, after also hitting 2-for-3 with two runs scored at the plate.

2013: SCIAC All-Academic team...Batted .324 on the season from her leadoff position, while leading the team in runs scored with 21...Had two doubles and three RBI in a win over Lewis & Clark...Batted 5-for-8 with three runs scored in a home doubleheader with Chapman...Was 4-for-8 in a home doubleheader with Cal Lutheran.

2012: Batted .368 on the year, while batting leadoff the second half of the season...Batted 3-for-5 in her first collegiate doubleheader against La Sierra...Batted 5-for-8 in a home doubleheader sweep of Cal Lutheran...Was 4-for-7 in a home doubleheader with La Verne, hitting a two-out single and scoring the winning run in a 6-5 win in the opening game...Batted 5-for-8 in a doubleheader sweep of Puget Sound...Was 4-for-8 in a road doubleheader sweep of Occidental.

High School: Attended Harbor High School in Santa Cruz, California, where she played softball and soccer for the Pirates…Started for four years in the outfield on the softball team..Was an All-Santa Cruz Coast Athletic League selection as a sophomore, junior and senior, while leading her team in batting average all three seasons…All-Santa Cruz County first-team selection as a sophomore and senior…Led Santa Cruz County and Monterey County in hits as a senior with 47...Also played for the Mize Diamonds 18 Gold team, participating at the Independence 18 Gold Tournament in Boulder, Colorado.

Personal: Attends Pitzer College, where she majors in history and demography...Has one sister, who played soccer at Cabrillo College…Mike Trout is her favorite athlete...Father is a realtor, and mother is an interior designer…Hobbies include art, snowboarding, hiking, and cooking/baking…Born March 26, 1993...Chose Pitzer “for its top notch academics and its small teacher to student ratio. I loved the feeling of the campus and the friendly atmosphere. It also gave me an opportunity to play NCAA softball for four years.”