7 Brittany Grier
7 Brittany Grier
Birth Date: 04/14/1992
Height: 5-4
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Corona, Calif.
High School: Notre Dame HS
Position: Catcher
Attended Notre Dame High School where she played softball under head coach Brian Grier...Was a four-time All-Mountain Pass League selection for the Titans...Was also a three-time All-Riverside County selection and two-time All-CIF Southern Section pick...Was inducted into the Riverside Hall of Fame in 2010...Had a standout senior season in which she batted .529 with a .556 on-base percentage, .920 slugging percentage, hit five triples, three homers and tallied 28 RBI...She also posted a .993 fielding percentage and led the Mountain Pass League with 20 throw-outs as a senior...Was also a member of the California Scholastic Federation. TRAVEL BALL
Was a three-year starting catcher for American Pastime 18 Gold. PERSONAL
Brittany Ann Grier was born on April 14, 1992 in Glendora, Calif....Parents are Brian and Lisa Grier...Has a younger brother, Matthew...Nicknamed "B. Grier"...Has yet to declare a major at UCSB...Aspires to one day be a special needs physical therapist...If she did not compete in softball, golf would be her sport of choice...Favorite athlete is Joe Mauer...Cheers for the Minnesota Twins...Names hitting a walk-off grand slam in the bottom of the seventh inning to advance to the semifinals in an 18 Gold qualifier as her most memorable sports moment...Lists "A League of Their Own," "Field of Dreams," and "Miracle" as her favorite movies...Enjoys watching "Grey's Anatomy," "One Tree Hill," "House," and "SportsCenter"...Her favorite author is Nicholas Sparks...Her favorite aspects of UCSB are the welcoming and helpful people, the amazing weather and the incredible view from her dorm room...Is the niece of former major leaguer Mike Munoz...Will not play without a bow in her hair...Writes the initials DL with a breast cancer ribbon in the dirt before every game in remembrance of Donna Logan.