Verdun, Braden, Coronado, Penna to be honored at Senior Day postgame ceremony on Sunday
CAREER HONORS & AWARDS
2011 (Senior Season): Recorded two hits and two RBIs against St. John's... had a grand slam home run at Pittsburgh... limited Ohio State to two hits and one run and Seton Hall to one hit and no runs... had saves against Pittsburgh Panthers, Rutgers and Connecticut... pitched a three-hit shutout vs. Illinois... winning pitcher in BIG EAST Championship victory over Rutgers... only gave up four hits in 2-1 NCAA Regional victory over Indiana... had a hit and scored a run in NCAA REgional win over No. 8/4 Missouri... named to BIG EAST Honor Rollthree times.
2010 (Junior Season): BIG EAST All-Academic Team...tossed a complete game victory against No. 19 North Carolina...appeared in 13 games as a pitcher with five starts... 2-1 record with a 2.21 earned-run average... started in 7-6 victory over Notre Dame.
2009 (Sophomore season): Started in nine of her 11 appearances in the circle, going 6-2 with a 2.94 ERA and six complete games... tossed a five-hit complete-game shutout versus Michigan State... struck out a career-high seven batters against Fresno State.
2008 (Freshman Season): Earned first collegiate victory by tossing four shutout innings and allowing one hit vs. Army... combined with Becca Heteneniak for a no-hitter against Syracuse... made 10 starts in the circle... did not allow a run in 15 of her 25 appearances... fired a two-hit shutout with three strikeouts at Louisville... tossed a three-hit, three strikeout complete game shutout against St. John's... season-best five strikeouts vs. Texas A&M. and at Pittsburgh... recorded first collegiate hit at Providence... picked up NCAA Regional victory over Northwestern.
High School: Four-year letter winner... four-time Pacific U League All-League Pitcher of the Year... All-State first-team two years... named All-County first team three times by the Venture County Star... All-County Player of the Year by the Venture County Star as a senior...two-times All-California Southern Section first-team... voted an All-American by EA Sports... finished with a 67-10 record... senior year posted a 254 strikeouts and a .339 ERA.
Personal: Daughter of Geoff and Marlene Dean... brother, Andy... majoring in Business Administration.