Daily Archives: July 11, 2015


Monica Cecilia Abbott (born July 28, 1985) pitched for the University of Tennessee Lady Volunteers softball team from 2004 to 2007. In 2008, Abbott participated in the Beijing Olympics with Team USA. During her senior season in college, she set the record for the most strikeouts in a Division I […]

Monica Abbott
Pitcher
2008


Christie Ambrosi Team USA Fastpitch Softball Olympian 2000
Christie Ambrosi (born December 21, 1976). She attended high school at Blue Valley Northwest High School in Overland Park, Kansas. She competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney where she received a gold medal as a member of the American winning team. Christie attended UCLA, where she was All-American […]

Christie Ambrosi
Outfield
2000


Leah O'Brien-Amico Fastpitch Softball Olympian for Team USA
Leah Marie O’Brien-Amico (born September 9, 1974 in Garden Grove, California) is a former All-American, left-handed-hitting softball player from Chino, California. O’Brien-Amico is best known for playing for the Arizona Wildcats (1993–1997, winning three National Championships) and earning gold medals at the 1996, 2000 and 2004 Olympics. Leah O’Brien-Amico interviewed […]

Leah O’Brien Amico
FB/Outfield
1996, 2000, 2004




Gillian Boxx Team USA Fastpitch Softball Olympian
Gillian D. Boxx (born September 1, 1973, in Fontana, California) won an Olympic gold medal as a catcher on the United States women’s national softball team at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia. Boxx played collegiate softball at the University of California at Berkeley from 1992 to 1995, where […]

Gillian Boxx
Catcher
1996


Jennifer Brundage Fastpitch Softball Olympian Team USA
Jennifer Brundage (born June 27, 1973 in Orange, California) is an American softball player and Olympic champion. She is currently assistant softball coach at the University of Michigan. She competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney where she received a gold medal as a member of the American winning […]

Jennifer Brundage
3B
2000



Crystl Bustos 3-Time Team USA Softball Olympian 1996, 2000, 2004
Crystl “The Big Bruiser” Bustos (born September 8, 1977) is a designated hitter or third base position although on the roster she is a designated player. She is a two-time Olympic gold medalist. She holds the world record for home runs during an Olympic series, with six. Bustos, a Mexican […]

Crystl Bustos
DH/3B
2000, 2004, 2008


Sheila Cornell-Douty Team USA Fastpitch Softball Olympian
Sheila Marie Cornell-Douty (born February 26, 1962 in Encino, California). After graduating from UCLA she played for the Stratford Brakettes from 1988 through 1994. She also competed at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta where she received a gold medal with the American team. She was also a member of […]

Sheila Cornell-Douty
1B
1996, 2000


Andrea Duran Team USA Fastpitch Softball Olympian
Andrea Duran (born April 12, 1984) is from Selma, California. She won a silver medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics. She played college softball at the University of California, Los Angeles and graduated in 2006. On the Olympic team she played third base and outfield, and she bats and throws […]

Andrea Duran
3B/Outfield
2008



Lisa Fernandez Team USA Fastpitch Softball Olympian
Lisa Fernandez (born February 22, 1971, in New York City) established an Olympic record in softball with 25 strikeouts in a game as a member of the United States Women’s team. Lisa Fernandez interviewed on The Fastpitch TV Show Produced By Gary Leland Lisa Fernandez Answers My 10 Questions: Q. […]

Lisa Fernandez
Pitcher
1996, 2000, 2004


Jennie Finch Team USA Fastpitch Softball Olympian
Jennie Lynn Finch (born September 3, 1980) is an American, former collegiate All-American, right-handed hitting softball pitcher and first-baseman originally from La Mirada, California. She pitched for the Arizona Wildcats, the USA national softball team and the Chicago Bandits. Finch won the 2001 Women’s College World Series and helped lead […]

Jennie Finch
Pitcher/1B
2004, 2008


Tairia Flowers Team USA Fastpitch Softball Olympian
Tairia “Mims” Flowers (born January 9, 1981 in Tucson, Arizona). She played college softball at UCLA, the program with the most national championships in NCAA Division I softball, having won 10 of the 24 National Championships. Flowers currently serves as the head coach for the softball team at California State […]

Tairia Flowers
Utility
2004, 2008