2014 (Senior): Earned a spot on the Academic All-Pac-12 first team ... also named to the All-Pac-12 second team ... selected for the NFCA Division I All-Pacific Region first team ... selected by the Pennsylvania Rebellion with the ninth pick in the 2014 National Pro Fastpitch Draft ... finished the year ranked fifth in the Pac-12 with 149 strikeouts and sixth in wins with 19 ... also eighth in the conference with a 2.18 ERA and ninth in opponent batting average with a .228 mark ... eighth in innings pitched (147.2) and tied for the conference lead with two saves ... pitched in 36 games, starting 28, for the Huskies ... started 12 of the Huskies' 22 Pac-12 games while relieve in five others ... also singled in her lone at bat of the season, Feb. 9 vs. UC Davis ... picked up the win in the season opener vs. Baylor in Las Vegas, going four innings in the start ... struck out 12 and allowed just one run over seven innings to beat UNLV the following day ... earned four victories in the Huskies' five games at the Littlewood Classic in Tempe, Ariz., Feb. 14-16, starting all four of them ... one run over five innings vs. San Jose State on Feb. 14 ... on Feb. 15, pitched five innings, allowing one hit, to beat SIU and then went four innings, also with no runs on one hit, vs. Michigan State ... capped the weekend with a masterful performance vs. Oklahoma, the defending NCAA champions ... went the full seven innings vs. the Sooners, giving up one unearned run on three hits while striking out a career-high 14 ... named the Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division I Player of the Week on Feb. 18 after her big weekend in Tempe ... earned wins over Maryland Feb. 20 (four innings, no runs, eight Ks) and BYU (five innings, no runs, seven Ks) the following weekend in Palm Springs ... earned a win in relief March 1 vs. San Jose State with two shutout innings ... pitched five scoreless, fanning eight, in the March 2 win over UTEP ... went seven innings for the victory over Michigan on March 6, allowing one run ... took a loss vs. Nebraska on March 8 despite not allowing any earned runs over six and two-thirds ... picked up first save with two shutout innings the same day vs. Texas ... pitched six innings, allowing one earned run on four hits, as the UW opened Pac-12 play with a win over Utah March 14 ... earned the victory March 23 at UCLA, giving up two runs on two hits while striking out seven in five innings ... fanned seven and held the Redhawks scoreless in a four-inning start for the win at SeattleU on April 1 ... worked a season-long 7.2 innings in the Huskies' 10-inning win over Arizona State on April 18, but didn't figure in the decision ... got a win April 26 at Oregon State, allowing one run in a four-inning start ... got a victory in a two-inning relief outing May 2 vs. Arizona and then worked five one-hit, no-run frames for the win in an 8-0 victory over the Wildcats two days later ... picked up a save May 8 and a win May 9 at Cal ... gave up just one run in a seven-inning CG over the Bears in the victory ... pitched a five-inning shutout May 16 vs. BYU in the second game of the Huskies' NCAA Regional.
2013 (Junior): Earned First Team All-Pac-12 academic honors…Named Pac-12 Pitcher of the Week on Feb. 26 ... named GoHuskies.com Student-Athlete of the Week on Feb. 25 for her play in the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic…Made 38 appearances in the circle, 35 as a starter…Finished the season 20-7 with a 2.77 ERA (72 ER/ 182.0 IP) and 205 strikeouts…Made her first start of the season vs. Saint Mary’s in the Paradise Softball Classic on February 7, picking up the win after going 6.0 shutout innings, while allowing 2 hits and with 7 strikeouts… got the win in relief in the championship game vs. Hawai'i while not allowing a single base runner and striking out eight in 4.2 innings…Went 7-1 in 8 starts from February 9 to March 2, with a 0.97 ERA (7 ER/ 50.2 IP) with 64 strikeouts and 4 walks…Recorded a team-high 13 strikeouts vs. Portland State on May 17…Recorded a team-high 6 double-digit strikeouts performances…Tossed a team-high 9.0 innings in a 9-8 win over Cal on May 10, earning her 15th win of the season after allowing 6 earned runs on 6 hits with 11 strikeouts…Went 5-0 in 6 postseason appearances (5 starts), including two complete games; compiled a 0.97 ERA (4 ER/ 29.0 IP) with 40 strikeouts.
2012 (Sophomore): Went 10-6 in 28 appearances and 15 starts ... accumulated a 2.36 ERA in 104.0 innings and opposing batters hit just .220 ... threw four complete games, including an 11 strikeout, three hit shutout against North Dakota (3/10) ... struck out seven batters in a complete game shutout against Harvard in the NCAA Regionals ... lost a 2-0 pitchers' duel against California in the second game of the Super Regionals where she allowed two runs in six innings ... recorded consecutive saves against San Diego and Boise State (2/17, 2/18)... became the first Husky on the current roster to throw a no-hitter, doing so in a five-inning victory over Delaware in Stockton, Calif.
2011 (Freshman): Started in 10 of 13 appearances ... owned a 5.07 ERA with one complete game (vs. ASU, 5/8) and a 3-5 record ... pitched 40.0 innings, striking out 18 batters and only allowed four home runs ... owned a 1.000 fielding percentage with eight assists and one putout ... started six games in seven Pac-10 appearances with 22.0 innings pitched (second-most on team in Pac-10 games), striking out nine ... earned a win in her first appearance of the year, pitching 4.0 shutout innings of relief, allowing only one hit, and striking out three ... earned her first career start in the circle versus UMass in the Cathedral City Classic (2/26) ... picked up her second win of the season in an exciting extra-inning game at New Mexico, game one of a doubleheader (3/5) ... earned her fourth start of the year, pitching 3.0 innings, allowing just two hits, and barely missing out on the win in the team's 6-2 victory over Cal State Bakersfield (3/22) ... pitched a career-high four strikeouts versus Oregon in her fifth start of the season (4/2).
High School/Club: Attended La Quinta High School ... named 2010 DVL Player of the Year, 2010 First-Team All-CIF, captain of 2010 HS team, 2009 Second-Team All-CIF and First-Team All-DVL, Female Student-Athlete Award, Desert Sun Female Player of the Year, Citrus Belt Athlete of the Year ... her senior year stats include .06 ERA, .493 BA, .520 OBP, .710 slugging pct. ... pitched 117 innings in 16 games her senior year without giving up a run, pitching seven no-hitters and 261 strikeouts in 126 innings ... member of Minor's Gold club team ... also excelled academically as an AP Scholar with Honors, earned her IB Diploma, achieved the Chemistry Top Student Award, Ceramics Student of the Year, U.S. Army Reserve National Scholar-Athlete Award, Math Top Student Award, Spanish Top Student Award, earned high honor roll all four years of high school, achieved top 10, and carried a 5.1 GPA.
Personal: Parents are Lee Walker and Karen Lopez ... has two brothers and a sister, Tony Lopez, Tim Kitsman and Rebecca Lopez ... hobbies include reading ... favorite athlete is Reggie Willits, a baseball player for the Anaheim Angels, "because he plays hard every game, everyday. He doesn't always get the chance to play but when he does, he gives it his all" ... most admires her sister Rebecca because "she is such a happy person and has worked to get everything she has. She can always make me laugh or smile."
Walker on Why Washington
"I chose Washington because it is the perfect combination of athletics and academics."