SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – The UC Santa Barbara softball program have two young players on the rise and Fox Sports West took notice. As freshman, both Pitcher Alex Pingree and outfielder Arianna Palomares had an immediate impact on the Gauchos' lineup this season. You can watch the video here.
Palomares finished this year with a .307 batting average and 50 hits, both are second on the team. She also clubbed 10 doubles which are the eighth most in the Big West.