Kimiko Zapanta reached base seven times on Friday from the leadoff spot.
Came to Saint Mary's from Bradley University as a junior
2006 (Bradley): Was one of two players to play in all 48 of the teams games...made 47 starts...was second on the team with a .299 average...lead the team in both hits, runs and stolen bases with 43, 25 and 10, respectively...was named the teams impact player of the year.
2005 (Bradley): One of two players to start all 51 games, she led the team with 30 runs scored and five triples...drew a team-best 15 walks and was second on the team with 44 hits...her five triples were the most by a Bradley player since 2000 and tied for the sixth best season total in school history...had 10 multi-hit games...pitched in 15 games with 13 starts, going 3-8.
High School: A three-time all-state selection by the Illinois Coaches Association...helped lead Geneseo to an 89-20 (.817) record over the last three years and a total of 121 victories during her four-year career... two-time team MVP, she garnered all-conference honors three times and was also a three-time pick for the Quad Cities all-Metro team...as a senior she posted a 22-3 record in the circle to go along with an 0.87 ERA...She also had school season records with a .527 batting average and 51 runs scored as Geneseo went 36-3 in 2004 en route to its third consecutive conference, regional and sectional titles...her final career record in the circle was an impressive 56-16 and she had a 0.88 career ERA with 418 strikeouts and 23 shutouts.
3/21/2018 - Softball
SB | Gaels Head to Santa Barbara for Gaucho Classic
3/11/2018 - Softball
SB | Gaels Dominate in Final Day at Lobo Classic
3/11/2018 - Softball
SB | Gaels Walk-Off on Hornets at Lobo Classic
3/9/2018 - Softball
SB | Gaels Split Doubleheader on First Day of the Lobo Classic
3/8/2018 - Softball
SB | Gaels Prepare for Lobo Classic This Weekend
03/04/2018 - Softball
SB | Gaels Pick Up Win on Final Day in Riverside
03/03/2018 - Softball
SB | Gaels Swipe Five Bags in Loss to Brown
03/02/2018 - Softball
SB | Zapanta Excels on Day 1 of UCR Tourney
02/28/2018 - Softball
SB | Gaels, Aggies Split Doubleheader
02/27/2018 - Softball