Fresno Softball Action Pictures, October 2013. Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2013.
One of five freshman outfielders that will debut for the Bulldogs in 2014. Hails from nearby Merced High School.
High School: The four-year player claimed letters her final two seasons for Merced High School. Helped team to CCC Championships in 2011, '12 and '13.
Personal: Intended Kinesiology major. Parents are Robert and Lisa, and has an older brother Robert and older sister Jessica.
Nicknames: Mel or Gilbert
Favorite Colors: Turquoise and purple
Pets Growing Up: A cat Gizmo
Favorite Saying/Motto: "Do the little things right, and big things will happen." -Tim Blackston
Favorite Hobbies: Spending time with family and traveling
Greatest Accomplishment: Getting to play college softball
Something Most People Would be Surprised to Know About Me: I'm left-handed but play sports with my right hand.
Personal Hero: My uncle Bryan because if it weren't for him I wouldn't be where I am now
When I was a Little Kid I Wanted to be an: FBI agent
Intended Career Physical Therapist
Favorite Place I'd Like to Travel to: Italy and Paris
I Chose Fresno State because: Always wanted to be a Bulldog
Special Item I Have to Travel With: Headphones
First Athletic Award When You Were a Little Kid: Coaches Award in middle school
Your Biggest Fans: My parents
Favorite Pro Team: San Francisco Giants
Favorite Bulldog Athlete (that doesn't play softball): Haley Gilleland
Favorite softball player growing up: Caitlin Lowe
If I didn't play softball, I would play: Soccer