2000

The USA players from the 2000 Olympics in Sydney, Australia

2000 Summary: In the 2000 tournament, the United States won their second consecutive gold medal, although they lost three games in the preliminary round at the Sydney Games.


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




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



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


Lori Harrigan-Mack Team USA Fastpitch Softball Olympian
Lori Harrigan (born September 5, 1970), also known as Lori Harrigan-Mack, is an American, former collegiate All-American, right-handed hitting, left-handed softball pitcher originally from Anaheim, California. She was a three-time Olympic Champion as a member of the Team USA winning in 1996, 2000 and 2004. Harrigan played collegiately from 1989–1992 […]

Lori Harrigan-Mack
Pitcher
1996, 2000


Danielle Henderson Team USA Fastpitch aSoftball Olympian
Danielle Henderson (born January 29, 1977) is an American, former collegiate All-American, right-handed softball pitcher and current head coach originally from Commack, New York. She played for the UMass Minutewomen from 1996–1999 and was an Olympic champion for Team USA softball at the 2000 Sydney Olympics. She was also a […]

Danielle Henderson
Pitcher
2000



Jennifer McFalls Team USA Fastpitch Softball Olympian
Jennifer Yvonne McFalls (born November 10, 1971) was born in Arlington, Texas, she competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney where she received a gold medal with the American team. McFalls played softball in the NCAA with the Texas A&M Aggies. She is now an assistant coach softball at […]

Jennifer McFalls
Utility
2000


Stacey Nuveman-Deniz Fastpitch Softball Olympian Team USA
Stacy “Nuvey” Nuveman-Deniz (born April 26, 1978) is a former collegiate NCAA Division I 4-time First Team All-American, National Champion winning, right-handed hitting softball player originally from La Verne, California. She played for the UCLA Bruins at the catcher position. She also won two Olympic gold medals and one silver […]

Stacey Nuveman-Deniz
Catcher
2000, 2004, 2008


Dr. Dot Richardson Fastpitch Softball Olympian Team USA
Dorothy “Dot” Richardson (born September 22, 1961 in Orlando, Florida) is a physician and former international softball player, and the head softball coach of the Liberty University softball team. Dot Richardson interviewed on The Fastpitch TV Show Produced By Gary Leland Olympian Dot Richardson answers my 10 questions. Written By […]

Dr. Dot Richardson
SS/2B
1996, 2000



Michele Smith Fastpitch Softball Olympian Team USA
Michele Mary Smith (born June 21, 1967 in Califon, New Jersey) went to Oklahoma State University. Michele Smith is a double Olympic Softball Gold Medalist with the U.S. National Team, having played in the 1996 and 2000 Summer Olympics. In 2006, she was inducted into the ASA Softball Hall of […]

Michele Smith
Pitcher
1996, 2000


Michelle Venturella Fastpitch Softball Olympian Team USA
Michelle Venturella (born May 11, 1973) competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney where she received a gold medal. Venturella played NCAA softball at Indiana University. She is currently the head coach of the University of Illinois at Chicago softball team. Michelle Venturella interviewed on The Fastpitch TV Show […]

Michelle Venturella
Catcher
1996, 2000


Christa Williams Fastpitch Softball Olympian Team USA
Christa Lee Williams (born February 8, 1978 in Houston, Texas) is a two time Olympic gold medalist. She competed at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta where she received a gold medal with the American team. Four years later at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, she won her second […]

Christa Williams
Pitcher
1996, 2000