Paige Gumz
Paige  Gumz


Chino Hills, Calif.

High School:
Chino Hills




Compton, Gumz & Ford Earn Top Postseason MW Honors

Fresno State claims MW Coach of the Year, Pitcher of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year while earning two first-team picks and five second-team selections.


`Dogs Wallop Wolf Pack in Finale to Tie For MW Runner-up Finish

Brazil homers twice in 10-1 win & Moss swipes four bases to tie her school game and season bests.


`Dogs Split Doubleheader with Rebels

Back-to-back Fresno State homers spur game 2 win; eighth-inning UNLV solo homer decides opener.


'Dogs Split Doubleheader at St. Mary's

Moss leads `Dogs to game 2 win with a two-run double; Martin homers in 4-3 opening loss.


Aztecs Edge `Dogs in Nine-Inning Series Finale, 2-0

Fresno State falls just short of sweep but still ends weekend tied for MW lead.


Senior Day - May 4, 2014 (vs. CSU)

Senior Day - May 4, 2014 (vs. CSU) - Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2014.


Photo Gallery at St. Mary's

Photo Gallery at St. Mary's (4/16/14) - Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2014.


Softball v. Pacific (03-14-14) - By Keith Kountz

Softball v. Pacific (03-14-14) - By Keith Kountz


Softball - Fall 2013

Fresno Softball Action Pictures, October 2013. Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2013.

Gumz 2013

Last updated: June, 2015

Fresno State Accolades
• 2015 MW Defensive Player of the Year
• Spring 2015 Academic All-Conference
• 2013 All-Mountain West

2015 (JUNIOR): Named the 2015 Mountain West Defensive Player of the Year ... appeared behind the plate in all 56 games her junior year to give her 162 total career starts at Fresno State ...earned Spring 2015 Academic All-Conference honors ... ranked top 10 on the team in multiple hit games (15), multiple RBI games (5), longest hitting streak (4) and consecutive games reached base (12) ... hit in the five spot for the `Dogs in all but one game, claiming a top five positioning at the season's end for the most sacrifice bunts (3), at-bats (167), sacrifice flies (3), RBI (33), home runs (3) and total plate appearances (195) ... of the Bulldog starting lineup, she guided the squad with a fielding percentage of .997 with 321 putouts while catching seven runners stealing ... had a personal game-high of three hits twice, against Oklahoma State (Feb. 22) and Baylor (March 8) and had a game-high of four RBI in the final game against Colorado State on March 22 ... recorded six doubles on the season including four during the non-conference slate and two facing San Jose State (March 28) and UNLV (May 9) ... added three home runs including one in a recorded breaking back-to-back-to-back home runs Fresno State posted against Stanford on Feb. 21, helping the Bulldogs defeat the Cardinal 13-8 at the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic ... had two additional home runs during conference play against Colorado State and Utah State ... helped Fresno State to its first ever MW championship and earned an automatic bid to postseason for the first time since 2011 ... claimed her first postseason hit on May 15 against BYU at the 2015 NCAA Eugene Regional while posting a perfect fielding mark and tied for a team-high of nine putouts during the two-game slate in Eugene, Ore.

2014 (SOPHOMORE): Started all 52 of the team's games behind the plate and batted in the sixth-eighth slots ... ranked third on team in doubles (6) at the season's end ... in her 24 games of MW play, ranked second on the team in slugging (.567) and fourth in batting (.373) ... hit her first career homer in the 24-4 Boise State second-game win, and her 3-for-4 day also featured her season-highs in hits (3) and RBI (3) ... also hit a first-inning, three-run homer in the season finale win at Nevada ... six of her eight of her multi-hit games came in MW play against San Diego State (2-for-3), San Jose State (2-for-3), UNLV (2-for-3), Colorado State (2-for-4) and Nevada (2-for-3), and others came vs. Virginia (2-for-5) and St. Mary's (2-for-4) ... her two game-winning RBI came vs. CSU Bakersfield on a second-inning sacrifice fly and fourth-inning two-out double vs. UNLV ... reached base safely in 10-straight games in April that was started by a five-game hit streak vs. New Mexico, SDSU and St. Mary's ... also accounted for a four-game hit-streak versus Santa Clara, San Jose State, Utah State and New Mexico ... defensively, threw out base stealers vs. Virginia (twice), No. 25 Texas, New Mexico and UNLV ... ended with a .992 fielding mark with 240 putouts, 22 assists and only two errors.

2013 (FRESHMAN): The All-MW selection started all 54 games behind the plate for the `Dogs and was one of six starters that topped .300 with her .311 batting average ... ranked second on the team in doubles (10) and walks (17), third in on-base percentage (.379) and fourth in hits (47) and RBI (21) ... caught nine runners stealing and had another pick-off ... drilled a career-best three hits twice against Boise State among her nine multi-hit games ... posted multi-RBI games vs. Cal Poly, Nevada, UC Davis and Utah State ... put together a 10-game hitting streak - second-longest on the season for the `Dogs - vs. St. Mary's, Cal Poly, Nevada and UNLV ... tallied 203 putouts, 22 assists and had a fielding percentage of .991.

High School: A four-time letter winner under coach Mike Southworth at Chino Hills High School ... awarded first-team All-Sierra League and third-team All-Valley her senior year ... a four-time scholar-athlete award winner ... helped her team to win the Sierra League championship and went on to win the CIF Southern Section Championship in 2012.

Personal: Daughter of Randee and Mark Gumz... has a younger sister, Erica ... she enjoys cooking, camping and shopping ... her biggest athletic thrill was winning CIF title during her senior year of high school ... most admires her mom and dad for paving the way for their family and always putting her and her sister first ... chose to be a Bulldog because she had a lot of family attend Fresno State and she feels "at home" whenever she is on campus ... majoring in mass communication and journalism with an emphasis in public relations.

Runs scored: 3 - at Boise State (3/22/14)
Hits: 3 - vs. Boise State (4/13/13); vs. Boise State (4/14/13); vs. Boise State (3/22/14); vs. Oklahoma State (2/22/15); vs. Baylor (3/8/15)
RBI: 4 - vs. Nevada (5/10/14); vs. Iowa (3/6/15); vs. Colorado State (3/22/15)
Doubles: 1 - 22 times
Triples: 1 - vs. UNLV (4/26/14)
Home Runs: 1 - vs. Boise State (3/22/14); vs. Nevada (5/10/14); vs. Stanford (2/21/15); vs. Colorado State (3/21/15); vs. Utah State (4/12/15)
Total bases: 6 - 2 times, vs. Boise State (3/22/14); vs. Nevada (5/10/14)
Walks: 2 - vs. Iowa State (3/7/13); vs. Pacific (3/20/13); vs. Portland State (2/6/15); vs. Oklahoma State (2/22/15); vs. Rutgers (2/27/15)
Stolen bases: 1 - vs. San Diego State (4/11/14); vs. New Mexico (5/3/13)
Putouts: 12 - vs. Colorado State (4/20/13); vs. New Mexico (5/5/13)
Assists: 2 - 9 times

Favorite Stuffed Animal: I can't sleep without my stuffed bear Boris
Favorite Saying/Motto: "Whether you can or you can't, you're probably right."
If I Could Have Dinner With Anybody: Dr. Phil, Kissin Kate Barlow, Emily Thorne, Doc Holiday
I'd Die Without My: Warped Tour Tickets
Favorite Place I've Visited: Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Favorite Place I'd Like to Travel to: Scotland
Favorite Place on Campus: Locker room
Favorite Pizza Toppings: Mushrooms
Favorite Drink: Diet Coke
Favorite Singer/Band: Crown the Empire
Favorite CD: The Fallout
Favorite Song: Iris covered by Kellin Quinn
Favorite TV Reality Show: Real World
Favorite Cartoon Character: Courage the Cowardly Dog
Special Item I Have to Travel With: Boris
Favorite Coach Ford saying: "Be comfortable being uncomfortable."
If I didn't play softball, I would play: Hockey


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