Highlights from No. 12 U-M's 5-1 win over Ohio State in Ann Arbor
At Michigan ... NFCA All-America second team (at-large/shortstop, 2013) ... NFCA Great Lakes All-Region first team (shortstop, 2013) ... Big Ten Player of the Year and Big Ten Freshman of the Year (2013) ... All-Big Ten first team (shortstop, 2013) ... Two-time Big Ten Player of the Week (2013) ... Seven-time Big Ten Freshman of the Week (2013).
Freshman (2013) ... Big Ten Player of the Year ... Big Ten Freshman of the Year ...Great Lakes All-Region First Team ... All-Big Ten First Team ... Big Ten Player of the Week (March 25, April 8) ... Seven-time Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Feb. 11, March 4, March 25, April 1, April 8, April 15, May 7) ... Regular Season ... Started all 64 Michigan games at shortstop ... Established a new U-M single-season record with 23 home runs ... Batted .379 with 23 home runs and 71 RBI, leading Michigan in all three Triple Crown categories ... Set new Big Ten single-season records with 12 home runs and 34 runs scored during conference play, and tied the RBI mark (35) ... Collected 20 multi-RBI games and 16 multi-hit games ... Blasted a two-run home run against Arizona State in the WCWS (June 1) ... Hit a two-run double in the 3-1 win over California in the Ann Arbor Regional final (May 19) ... Went 2-2 with a double and two scored runs against Valparaiso in the Ann Arbor Regional (May 17) ... Hit her 22nd home run of the season against Northwestern (May 4), breaking the U-M single-season record ... Hit two home runs and knocked in five RBI against Central Michigan (April 23) ... Blasted grand slams against Michigan State in back-to-back games (April 12, 14) ... Went 3-for-4 with four RBI against Ohio State (April 5) ... Hit a pair of home runs and knocked in four runs against Penn State (March 30) ... Collected three hits and two RBI vs. Purdue (March 23) ... Knocked in five runs during a 3-for-3 day with two home runs against Purdue (March 22) ... Hit a home run and collected two RBI vs. Arizona (March 15) ... Blasted two solo home runs against Washington (March 14) ... Had two hits and two RBI vs. UCF (March 6) ... Collected three hits, including a home run, two RBI and scored twice vs. James Madison (March 2) ... Had three hits, including a double, vs. LSU (March 2) ... Went 2-for-4 with two RBI vs. Georgia Tech (March 1) ... Had a double and one RBI vs. UC Davis (Feb. 23) ... Hit a two-run home run vs. Illinois State (Feb. 23) ... Hit a triple and scored a run at Florida Atlantic (Feb. 17) ... Went 2-for-3 with two runs scored vs. Massachusetts (Feb. 17) ... Hit a triple, knocked in a run and scored two runs vs. Maryland (Feb. 16) ... Hit a home run and collected two RBI vs. USF (Feb.9) ... hit first collegiate home run - a grand slam - vs. Florida Atlantic (Feb. 9) ... made collegiate debut against Marshall (Feb. 8) going 1-4 with a double and two RBI.
Prep ... Graduated from Vista Murrieta High School (2012) ... All-academic honors ... Four-year varsity letterwinner (2009-2012) ... Third-ranked prospect nationally according to ESPN.com ... Max Preps All-America team (2012) ... First team ESPN All-American (2012) ... California Miss Softball state finalist (2012) ... First-team NFCA all-American (2012) ... Two-time Southwestern League MVP (2011-2012) ... All-Valley MVP (2011) ... Two-time first team All-CIF and all-county (2011-2012) ... Two-time first team all-Southwestern League (2009-2010) ... Two-time All-Valley first team(2009-2010) ... Holds county record for home runs (45).
Personal ... Enrolled in College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Born on March 19, 1994 ... Daughter of Michael and Melissa Romero.