|Hometown:||San Pedro, Calif.|
|High School:||San Pedro HS|
|Club:||So Cal Firecrackers|
UPCOMING AS A SENIOR
Will be counted on to once again provide big time power in the middle of the Ducks' lineup along with Hailey Decker, Janelle Lindvall and Geri Ann Glasco...A fantastic and fearless center fielder, will anchor the Ducks' outfield with the graduation of All-American left fielder Janie Takeda.
AS A JUNIOR (2015)
All-Pac-12 Second Team...First Team All-Pac-12 Academic...NFCA Scholar Athlete...All-Pacific Region Third Team...NCAA All-Eugene Regional Team...Led the Ducks with 15 home runs and second with 49 RBIs...Hit .356 in 58 games while making 56 starts...Tallied 43 runs and 12 doubles...Slugged .738, second-best on the roster...Had a two homer game and went 3-for-3 against Sam Houston State on Feb. 18...Hit a grand slam in a win at No. 8 ranked UCLA on April 4...Drove in four runs on a pair of doubles against No. 9 ranked Louisiana Lafayette on April 25...Also drove in four runs in a win at No. 17 Arizona to end the regular season...Scored and drove in a run during Super Regionals against NC State on May 23 in the final game played at Howe Field...Drew season-high three walks against both Stanford on April 18 and North Dakota State in regionals on May 16.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2014)
All Pacific-Region Team...All-Pac-12 Second Team...Hit .355 in her second season with the Ducks, tallying 34 runs scored, 33 RBIs, seven doubles, two triples and nine home runs in 155 at-bats...Posted a .600 slugging percentage and a .454 on-base...Started 55 games for the Ducks, with 50 starts in centerfield and five at second base...Had 11 multi-hit games and eight multi-RBI games...Ended the season on a seven game hit streak and a 13 game reached base streak...Went 4-for-4 with two doubles, two runs scored and three RBIs in the Ducks' win over rival Oregon State on April 14...Second on the team in batting in Pac-12 games only, hitting .448 in 24 league contests...4-for-5 on stolen base attempts...Tallied four hits over four games in the Women's College World Series, including a double and a run scored in the Ducks' win over Florida State.
AS A FRESHMAN (2013)
All-Pac-12 Freshman Team...Started 41 games while appearing in 51 in her first season with the Ducks...Saw time in the outfield, third base, second base and as a pinch hitter...Hit .207 with 16 runs and 20 RBIs...The Ducks' top power bench hitter, leading all reserves with five home runs...Made her collegiate debut against Western Michigan (Feb. 7) as a pinch hitter...First career start was in the following game, against Stephen F. Austin (Feb. 8), going 1-for-4 with two runs...Tallied her first career home run against San Jose State (Feb. 9), which was also her first career RBI...Recorded back-to-back home runs against UCLA (April 26 & April 27)...Posted two hits in five different games, including a 2-for-4 performance against Nebraska (May 26) in the Super Regionals..Started all three games against the Cornhuskers at third base.
A L.A. City Section and All-Marine League First-Team Choice as a sophomore, junior and senior, she was also an All-League Second-Team and All-Marine-League choice as a freshman...Helped her team to three Marine League titles (2009-11), a L.A. city section title (2009) and quarterfinal appearance (2012)...As a senior, led the Pirates with a .487 batting average that included three homers, 19 RBI, 12 doubles, three triples, 37 hits and a team-leading 35 runs scored...Also stole 12 bases in 13 attempts, and struck out only twice in 93 plate appearances...Off the diamond, played sweeper for the soccer team, which won three-straight league titles (2009-11).
On the summer club circuit, her Firecrackers team placed second in the 2011 Premier Girls Fastpitch tournament, and took first in the Colorado Fireworks and Canadian Open tournaments in both 2010 and ’11.
Parents are Daniel and Kim Costa...Has two older sisters, Kourtney and Krystal...major is journalism and cinema studies.