One of two talented infielders among the Ducks' heralded seven-person newcomer class for 2013.
PREP: As a senior, helped her Kamehameha high school team to a 15-5 mark and a #3 seed in the state tournament. Her junior season, the shortstop led her squad in RBI (21), extra-base hits (12) and fielding (.966) in her 21 games. In ASA play in the summer of 2011, she hit .536 and had 14 RBI in her nine games. In previous seasons, she has also played for Guava Jam Black and Pacific Pride in club action.
PERSONAL: Undeclared major. Parents are Billy and Donna, and has one older brother, Daniel.
Favorite Color: It depends on my mood.
Favorite Stuffed Animal: A stuffed tiger I got when I was 7.
Pets Growing Up: Two dogs (Keoke and Kasey), one cat (Kolohe), and one turtle (Baron)
If I got a Tatoo, it Would be of: A design my friend would draw for me.
Favorite Saying/Motto: “It’s not a question of can or can’t; there are some things in life you just do.”
If I could go back in time, I'd go to: the time of Vincent Van Gogh and be the only one to appreciate his art.
Favorite Hobbies: Reading, playing video games, reading manga/watching anime, listening to k-pop, surfing the internet, writing fiction, drawing, video editing, practicing violin/guitar
Greatest Accomplishment: Performing a Haydn violin concerto in front of an audience after months of practice.
Something Most People Would be Surprised to Know About Me: I'm very passionate about things I'm interested in, even though my face doesn't show it.
Personal Hero: My pre-calculus teacher in my junior year of high school
Most Prized Possession: I have three: My violin, guitar, and PS3.
When I was a Little Kid I Wanted to be a: Veterinarian, like my aunty.
Favorite College Class: Psychology
If I Could Have Dinner With Anybody: Tom Hiddleston
I'd Die Without My: friends and family
Any Previous/Current Volunteer Experience: Working at the lo’i (taro patch) in Hawai’i
Favorite Place I've Visited: Vienna, Austria
Favorite Place I'd Like to Travel to: England
Favorite Place on Campus: The music school or the Jaqua Center
Favorite Place to take Visitors to Eugene: Howe Field
Favorite Entrée/Dish: Grandma's Shoyu Chicken
Favorite Ice Cream: Chocolate
Favorite Snack: Anything with chocolate
Favorite Pizza Toppings: Pepperoni
Favorite Drink: Lemonade or fruit punch
Favorite Type of Food: Hawaiian
Best Dish I Can Make: Cheese omelette
Favorite Movie: Phantom of the Opera
Favorite Actor: David Tennant
Favorite Actress: Jennifer Lawrence
Favorite TV Comedy: Whose Line is it Anyway?
Favorite TV Drama: BBC Sherlock or Doctor Who
Favorite Cartoon Character: Kakashi Hatake (Naruto)
Favorite Singer or Band/CD: My Chemical Romance
Favorite Karaoke Song: Anything by Queen
Favorite Book: The Hunger Games
Favorite Board Game: Clue
Favorite Video Game: Heavy Rain or Final Fantasy XIII-2
I Chose Oregon Because: It was convenient for my family, and UO has a wide range of courses to take
Pre-game Rituals or Superstitions: I like to listen to my iPod on the way to the field, and I try not to step on the white, foul lines before the game starts
Special Item I Have to Travel With: My iPod
First Athletic Award When You Were a Little Kid: A trophy at the end of my Shetland season for Baseball
Most Embarrassing Athletic Moment: Accidentally letting go of the bat during a swing and almost hitting my coach in the face
If I didn't play softball, I would play: Basketball or Tennis