Head Coach Trisha Ford and the 'Dogs return a bulk of the talent from last year's MW runner-up squad.
Jill Compton struck out a career-high 11 batters in the first game of the doubleheader against the Rams.
Fresno State softball celebrated a 7-4 win over Boise State on Strikeout Cancer Night.
Fresno State hosts Boise State for a three-game conference series April 12-14 at bulldog Diamond.
The Bulldogs two-run seventh inning rally was spoiled by the Roadrunners walk-off RBI single.
2013 (SOPHOMORE): Started all 54 games in right field ... hit .276 on the season with 50 hits ... recorded two grand slams this season, first against Utah State and another against UNLV ... second on the team with six home runs ... led the team with 11 doubles ... also had three triples and a team best 38 RBI ... collected six walks, two sacrifice hits and nine stolen bases ... second on the team with 15 multi-hit games ... also led the team with 11 multi-RBI games ... recorded a season best three hits against Cal Poly and Iowa State ... recorded a career best five RBI against Utah State ... scored three runs against St. Mary's ... had 48 put outs and five assists from the outfield.
2012 (FRESHMAN): Played in 46 games and made 36 starts (19 in right field, 15 at third base, one in left field and one as the designated player) ... one of only two players on the team to start a game at four different positions ... hit .229 on the year ... 12 of her 22 hits went for extra bases, as she had eight doubles and four home runs ... scored 16 runs and drove in 18 ... had 19 walks against 14 strikeouts in 96 at-bats ...had a .438 slugging percentage and a .368 on-base percentage ... had two multi-hit games and three multi-RBI games ... hit safely in five-straight games from March 10-13 ... hit her first career home run on Feb. 23 against Iowa State in the Cathedral City Classic ... hit a home run and a double in the second game of a doubleheader vs. UNLV, April 4, when she was 2-for-3 with two RBI.
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year varsity player ... 2010 All-CIF Southern Section second-team ... 2010 all-area second-team ... three-time All-Citrus Belt League ... three-time league champions ... two-time CIF semifinalist ... led the Terriers to back-to-back undefeated seasons in league play as a freshman and sophomore ... helped Redlands to a 71-20 record the last three years ... in prep career she batted .417 (105-for-252) with 69 runs, 67 RBI, 17 doubles, nine triples, seven home runs, 161 total bases, a .639 slugging percentage and 28-for-31 in stolen base attempts ... in the school's career record books, she ranks among the top five in stolen bases (No. 2), runs (No. 3), hits (No. 4), home runs (No. 4) and RBI (No. 4) ... as a junior, she batted .464 (45-for-97) with 33 runs, 38 RBI, 12 doubles, two triples, three home runs, 70 total bases, had a .722 slugging percentage and was 20-for-22 in stolen bases ... set single-season school record in runs and stolen bases while tying the school's season mark in hits ... tied for second in RBIs ... as a sophomore, she hit .395 (34-for-86) with 20 runs, 20 RBI, three doubles, six triples, three home runs, 58 total bases, posted a .674 slugging percentage and stole four bases ... on the ASA level, she helped the Corona Angels to runner-up finishes at the Premier Girls Fastpitch National Championships and the ASA Champions Cup.
PERSONAL: Born on Feb. 25, 1993 in Escondido, Calif. ... daughter of Stephanie and Daniel Solomon ... has three younger brothers, Tommy, Wade and Nolan ... is studying kinesiology at Fresno State ... enjoys watching movies ... lists Jorge Posada as her favorite athlete because she used to catch when she was younger and wanted to be a switch hitter ... most admires her mom because "she'll always be my No. 1 fan" and her father because "he taught me everything I know" ... chose Fresno State because she wanted to win.
Michelle Solomon's Career Stats