Fresno State scores in four of the five innings behind Hannah Harris' first shutout of the year.
Ortiz delivers two-out, seventh-inning RBI single to cap 3-for-5 game.
The `Dogs edge UCSB, 6-5, and CSU Bakersfield, 9-1, in final-day tournament action.
Fresno State faces three NCAA Tournament returnees among its five opening weekend tilts.
Head Coach Trisha Ford and the 'Dogs return a bulk of the talent from last year's MW runner-up squad.
Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2014.
Softball v. Pacific (03-14-14) - By Keith Kountz
Fresno Softball Action Pictures, October 2013. Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2013.
Last Updated June 20, 2014
2014 (FRESHMAN): Team's top addition on the base paths was utilized in 33 games as a pinch-runner ... stole four bases on the year vs. Sacramento State, Cal State Fullerton, Utah State and San Jose State ... scored single runs vs. No. 6 Washington, UC Santa Barbara, Virginia, Utah State, New Mexico (twice), Colorado State and Nevada.
High School: A Western Athletic Conference First- and Second-Team All-League and honorable mention, she was also a team Coaches Award winner. Also served as captain of her Livingston High School volleyball and basketball teams, and was a volleyball team MVP and basketball Coaches Award choice.
Personal: Intended kinesiology major. Parents are Esperanza and Santos, and has one younger sister, Melissa.
Runs scored: 1 - 7 times, vs UC Santa Barbara (2/16/14); vs Virginia (2/22/14 at Cathedral City); vs #6 Washington (3/9/14 at Fullerton); vs Utah State (3/29/14); at New Mexico (4/4/14); at New Mexico (4/5/14); vs Colorado State (5/3/14); at Nevada (5/10/14)
Stolen bases: 1 - 4 times, vs Sacramento State (2/14/14); at Cal State Fullerton (3/7/14); vs Utah State (3/29/14); at San Jose State (4/23/14)
Nicknames: C-ROD, Chris
Favorite Color: Orange
Pets Growing Up: Cat- Tinkerbell & Dog- Penelope
Favorite Saying/Motto: Cool Beans
Favorite Hobbies: Spending time with my family
Greatest Accomplishment: Being a Walk-on to the Fresno State Softball Team.
Something Most People Would be Surprised to Know About Me: I don't have an appendix (it was removed my freshman year of high school).
Personal Hero: My Father Santos Rodriguez
Most Prized Possession: My Truck
Intended Career Profession: Physical Therapy
I'd Die Without My: Oreos
First Car: 2008 GMC Canyon
Favorite Place I've Visited: Lake Tahoe
Favorite Place I'd Like to Travel to: Australia
Favorite Entrée/Dish: Enchiladas
Favorite Ice Cream: Cookies & Cream
Favorite Snack: Frozen Grapes
Favorite Pizza Toppings: Pepperoni
Favorite Drink: Passion Tea
Favorite Song: Springsteen by Eric Church
Favorite Movie: The Breakfast Club
Favorite TV Comedy: Modern Family
Favorite TV Drama: Teen Wolf
Favorite Cartoon Character: Stitch from Lilo & Stitch
Favorite Board Game: Candyland
I Chose Fresno State because: Have a great program for my major & is not to far from home.
Your Biggest Fans: My grandparents David & Libby Linan
Favorite Pro Teams: San Francisco Giants & 49ers
Favorite softball player growing up: Jennie Finch
If I didn't play softball, I would play: Volleyball
Christina Rodriguez's Career Stats
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