|Hometown:||La Habra, Calif.|
Click Here for Chelsea Gonzales' Career Stats
Gonzales will head into 2016 looking to build off her strong finish during the 2015 season.
- During Tempe Regional (May 16-18, 2014) became first Sun Devil to hit home runs in three consecutive postseason games.
- Only a sophomore, Chelsea ranks 20th overall of ASU Career Leaders with a total of 19 homeruns.
- Hit her first home run of the season against Illinois State on Feb. 13th.
- Has made numerous acrobatic plays in the field, showing both arm strength and glove work.
- Went 8-for-14 with two home runs, two doubles, four runs batted in and five runs scored in the Diamond Devil Invitational.
- Hit a three-run home run in the series-opening win over California on Mar. 20.
- Ranks fourth on the team with 11 home runs.
- Hit a go-ahead grand slam in the top of the seventh against Arizona on Mar. 27.
- Went 4-for-9 with two doubles and four runs batted in in the double header against UTEP on April 7.
- Had a two-run home run against Oregon on April 12.
- On April 17 against Oregon State, Gonzales assisted or put out on 11 total plays in the field, and twice made all three outs in an inning.
- Finished the season ranking fourth on the team with a .518 slugging percentage and fifth (behind four seniors) with 55 total hits on the seaon.
- Was voted Defensive Player of the Year by her teammates for the 2015 season
- Was a Pac-12 Second-Team All-Conference Selection ending her 2015 season.
- Had at least one hit and two RBI in four straight games between April 4 and April 10.
- Went 1-for-2 with a home run and 3 RBI on March 8 against San Jose State.
- Hit her first career home run on Feb. 14 against No.11 Oklahoma.
- Became first Sun Devil to homer in three consecutive postseason games (May 16-18).
- Finished freshman season with a .333 average, nine doubles, eight home runs and 45 RBI.
- Led the team with 19 2-out RBI.
- Was named to the Pac-12 All-Freshman All-Conference Team on May 14.
- Gonzales hit .417 as a sophomore and brought in 13 runs en route to being named All-Trinity League Second Team.
- Was named to the-All County Softball Team and was named MVP of the Trinity League in 2011 and 2013 while being the Rookie of the Year in 2010.
- Played summer ball for Tony Rico of the Worth Firecrackers based in southern California.
Personal: Born June 19, 1995 to Mark and Cheryl Gonzales in La Habra, Calif...Has been playing softball since the age of three...Currently studying family and human development.
Pac-12 All Defensive Team | May 13th
Pac-12 Second-Team All-Conference | May 13th
ASU Defensive Player of the Year | May 10th