24 - Francesca Gonzales
Francesca Gonzales
Height: 5-7
Year: Senior
Hometown: El Monte, CA
High School: Arroyo HS
College: Mt. San Antonio College
Position: IF
Experience: 1V

MT. SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE

SOPHOMORE (2008): NFCA California Junior College All-American... helped lead the team to a 35-16 overall record an a South Coast Conference championship... First-team All-State and All-SCC... Golden Glove award winner at state championships where the Mounties finished second to Cerritos College... hit .436 in 49 games to go with 12 doubles, eight home runs and 45 RBI... also scored 30 runs on the year... Finished fifth in the conference in average and second in home runs.

FRESHMAN (2007): NFCA California Junior College All-American... First-team All-State... Southern California Player of the Year... South Coast Conference Player of the Year... Helped lead the Mounties to the state championship and a conference title with a 53-5 overall record... led the conference with a .509 average to go with 15 home runs and 62 RBI - also best in the league... added 19 doubles and 51 runs scored - the latter ranking second in the conference.

ARROYO HS

Four-year letter winner for the Knights as a shortstop... four-time All-Mission Valley League First-Team selection... three-time Mission Valley League Player of the year her sophomore-senior seasons... three-time All-CIF First-Team selection... three-time team MVP... hit .609 in 22 games as a senior with 25 runs scored, 11 home runs and 18 RBI... hit .598 as a junior in 34 games with 11 home runs and 42 RBI... also scored 58 runs.

PERSONAL

Born Aug. 24, 1988, in Los Angeles... parents are Greg and Lisa... has two younger siblings, Larae and Felicia... majoring in kinesiology... also considered Oklahoma, San Diego, UNLV, and Long Beach State.