4 Alexis Bushika

     Position: P/C
Year: Freshman
Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Height: 5-5
Hometown: Adams. Mass.
High School: Hoosac Valley
Major:
 Undecided

High School: Played five years of varsity softball at Mt. Greylock Regional and Hoosac Valley High Schools... played two years of varsity volleyball at Mt. Greylock Regional.

Personal: Born May 2, 1995...daughter of Kristi Mastroianni and Kenneth Bushika...also plays volleyball for the Gators.

5 Emily Converse

    Position: OF
Year: Freshman
Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Height: 5-4
Hometown: Milford, Mass. 
High School: Milford
Major: Undecided

High School: Attended Milford high School in Milford, Mass. 

Personal: Born June 10, 1995... daughter of Paula Converse... has two brothers: Andrew and Alex. 

6 Mutsumi Ogiso

    Position: C/INF
Year: Freshman
Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Height: 5-1
Hometown: Gifu, Japan
High School: Sugiyama Girls
Major: Undecided

High School: Attended Sugiyama Girls High School.

Personal: Born May 3, 1994... daughter of Masaru Ogiso.

7 Natasha Kopystynsky

      

Position: OF
Year: Senior
Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Height: 5-6
Hometown: Johnsburg, IL
High School: Johnsburg
Major: Psychology

2012: Appeared in 14 games for the Gators and recorded six putouts in the outfield...registered first career at-bat versus St. Joseph's ME on 4/9/12.

High School: Played two years of varsity soccer at Johnsburg High... was captain of JV soccer as a sophomore.

Personal: Born September 3, 1992... daughter of Susan Kopystynsky... Has two siblings: Michaela and Mykalena.

8 Vanessa Soto

      Position: 2B
Year: Sophomore
Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Height: 5-3
Hometown: Fontana, CA
High School: Pacific
Major: Psychology
High School: Joins the Gators after playing varsity softball for Pacific High School in Fontana, California... earned the team's award for Best Defensive Player.

Personal: Born July 16, 1994... daughter of Melissa and Eddie Lopez... has three siblings, Elizabeth, Salvador and Eddie.
 

9 Cathryn White

    Position: OF
Year: Sophomore
Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Height: 5-4
Hometown: Douglas, Mass. 
High School: Douglas
Major: Social and Political Systems

 

High School: Played two years of basketball, one year of soccer and one year of softball at Douglas High School.

Personal: Born October 12, 1993...daughter of Jacquelyn White...has eight siblings: Kerry, David, Stacy, Kylie, Beth, Brittnee, Michael and Zoie.

10 Maria Vaughan

     Position: UT
Year: Freshman
Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Height: 5-6
Hometown: Okinawa, Japan
High School: Kadena
Major: Undecided

 

High School: Accomplished basketball player was MVP of the Far East 2008-09 season... her team placed third in the far east D1 tournament... Awarded offensive player of the year for 2009-2010 season...was named to the all-tournament team and team placed second in the 2011 Yokota Christmas Classic...was named to the all-tournament team and team placed second in the 2012 Camp Foster MLK tournament...bounced back to win the 2012 Camp Foster Shootout tournament and again was named to the all-tournament team...won the 2013 Kadena Shootout tournament... placed second in the 2013 Futenma MLK tournament...was also named to the Far East all-tournament team for softball in 2012 and 2013

Personal: Born July 21, 1994...daughter of Chris Vaughan and Nariko Taira... has two siblings, her sisters: Alicia and Linda...also runs cross country and plays basketball for the Gators.

13 Mayuka Watanabe

    Position: UT
Year: Freshman
Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Height: 5-0
Hometown: Osaka, Japan 
High School: Imamiya
Major: Psychology

High School: Attended Inamiya High School in Osaka, Japan.

Personal: Born Januray 10, 1994... daughter of Masami Watanabe.

14 Anastasia Walker

    Position: 1B/3B
Year: Junior
Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Height: 6-0
Hometown: West Springfield, Mass. 
High School: West Springfield
Major: Biology

High School: Three-sport athlete played four years of basketball and three years of softball and cross country at West Springfield.

Personal: Born October 28, 1993... daughter of Christopher and Parthena.... has two siblings, her brothers Chris and Marcus... also plays basketball for the Gators.

20 Macayla Kirylo

     

Position: P/3B
Year: Senior
Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Height: 5-7
Hometown: Pawtucket, RI
High School: William E. Tolman Senior
Major: Early Childhood Education

2012: Started all 26 games for the Gators, playing both third base and catcher... hit three home runs on the season... finished second on the team with six doubles... scored 11 runs while driving in 13 RBIs on the season... finished the season fifth on the team with a .266 batting average and a .318 on-base percentage... recorded four multi-RBI games, including a season-high three RBIs in a 16-9 win over Mount Ida on 4/7/12.

2011: Started all 32 games for the Gators as a freshman... recorded her first collegiate hit on 3/13/11 in a 3-0 loss to Concordia... made her first collegiate pitching appearance vs. Indiana Tech on 3/14/12... hit her first two collegiate home runs in back-to-back wins over Albertus Magnus, while also driving in four RBIs in game one and two RBIs in game two on 3/27/11... recorded her first multi-homer game, while driving in a career-high six RBI, in a 15-14 loss to Rivier on 4/16/11...  finished the season fifth on the team in batting average at .307 and on-base percentage at .351 in 88 total at-bats... finished second on the team in RBIs with 19... was fourth on the team with 27 hits on the season... led the Gators in home runs with six on the season.

High School: Played four years of varsity softball, two years of varsity soccer and two years of varsity track nd field at William E. Tolman Senior High School...was a member of Tolman's state championship softball team her sophomore year and was named the State Tournament MVP... named Second Team All-Region for softball her sophomore year... was named to the softball All-Division First Team her sophomore, junior and senior years... was named to the All-State Third Team for softball her junior season... was awarded the Tolman Outstanding Athlete Award her senior year of high school.

Personal: Born October 5, 1992... daughter of Edward and Karyn Kirylo... has two siblings: Jessica and Carrie Kirylo.

23 Tatiana Mendez

    Position: UT
Year: Junior 
Bat/Throw: Right/Right
Height: 5-3
Hometown: East Boston, mass.
High School: East Boston
Major: Biology

 

High School: Played two years of varsity softball at East Boston High School.

Personal: Born August 13, 1993... daughter of Lynette and Jose Mendez...has three siblings: Clarissa Summons, Jose Mendez Jr. and Anjaliya Mendez.

24 Chardonai Rose

      Position: SS
Year: Sophomore
Bat/Throw: Switch/Right
Height: 5-8
Hometown: Fairfield, CA
High School: Armijo
Major: Undecided

High School: Joins Pine Manor after completing her career as a member of the Armijo High School Softball team in Fairfield, CA... was an All-Monticello Empire League Honorable Mention award winner.

Personal: Born November 29, 1994... daughter of Anthony and Cochelle Rose... has three brothers: Anthony, Syncere and Mason.

4/14/14 - Softball
L, 9-1 (5 inn.) @ Suffolk
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4/14/14 - Softball
L, 21-0 (5 inn.) @ Suffolk
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4/11/14 - Softball
L, 13-0 (5 inn.) vs. Fisher
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