Hit: February 8, 2014 at UNLV, 1B
Double: February 14, 2014 vs. San Jose State at Tempe, Ariz.
Home Run: February 8, 2014 at UNLV
Stolen Base: February 14, 2014 vs. Illinois State at Tempe, Ariz.
Hitting Streak: 7 Games, Feb. 8 – Feb. 16, 2014 (.455, 16x26, 10 runs scored, 2 doubles, 2 home runs, 13 RBI, 1 walk, 0 strikeouts)
At-Bats: 4 (3x), last: March 15, 2014 vs. Utah
Runs Scored: 3 (2x), last: March 2, 2014 vs. UTEP
Hits: 3 (4x), last: March 8, 2014 vs. Texas at Fullerton, Calif.
Doubles: 2, March 14, 2014 vs. Utah
Home Runs: 1 (7x), last: May 17, 2014 vs. Northwestern (NCAA Regionals)
RBI: 5, May 15, 2014 vs. Iona (NCAA Regionals)
Stolen Bases: 1 (5x), last: May 17, 2014 vs. Northwestern (NCAA Regionals)
Walks: 1 (14x), last: May 9, 2014 at California
Strikeouts: 3 (2x), last: April 18, 2014 vs. Arizona State
Hit By Pitch: 1 (6x), last: May 4, 2014 vs. Arizona
2014 (Freshman): An NFCA Division I All-Pacific Region second-team selection ... also named to the Pac-12's All-Freshman Team ... started 49 of the Huskies' 52 games and played in all but one ... 47 of those starts came at shortstop ... started all 22 games in Pac-12 play ... in six NCAA tournament games, belted two home runs and drove in eight ... collected first college hit in second start, Feb. 8 at UNLV, going 3-for-4 with a three-run homer ... after that game, went on a tear, hitting safely in seven straight, with multiple hits in all seven ... went 16-for-26 over that seven-game run ... 3-for-5 with a double and two RBI Feb. 14 vs. San Jose State ... 2-for-2 with four RBI and a two-run homer Feb. 15 vs. Michigan State ... posted a 2-for-2 FEb. 22 vs. BYU and a 3-for-3 March 1 vs. San Jose State ... 2-for-3 with a solo homer, three runs and a steal March 2 vs. UTEP ... 3-for-4 with a three-run homer and four RBI in Washington's win over Texas March 9 in Fullerton ... had a pair of doubles vs. Utah March 15 ... 1-for-2 with a pair of runs batted in to help UW to a 10-2 win over No. 2 UCLA March 23 at Husky Softball Stadium ... 2-for-3 with a double, a three-run homer and four total RBI in Washington's 11-7 win over Arizona on May 2 ... 2-for-4 with a homer and a career-high five RBI in Washington's NCAA-opening victory over Iona on May 15 ... also homered and went 2-for-4 May 17 as the Huskies won their regional win a victory over Northwestern.
High School: Attended Casa Roble High School in Orangevale, Calif. …graduated with a 3.8 GPA…lettered all four years for the softball team, including three years as captain…4-time all-league (Metro League) selection, including MVP honors her freshman and senior years…2010 Cal-Hi State Softball Freshmen of the Year (Sacramento Bee)… 2013 Cal-Hi All-State First Team (Sacramento Bee)… 2013 All-Metro Softball Player of the Year (Sacramento Bee)…was named to the 2013 USA Softball Junior Women’s National Team, the only player on the current roster to be named to the team while in high school.
Club: Played for the All-American Sports Academy 18 Gold (Tracy, Calif.), coached by Bryan Merrida, from 2010-2013.
Personal: Born in Roseville, Calif. …daughter of Mark and Kristin Aguilar…has one older brother, Tyler, and one younger sister, Sami.
Aguilar on why she chose Washington: “It’s always been a goal and a dream to play in the Pac-12, so that really drew me in. Seeing the team, their chemistry and how they took care of each other, how they were like a family. I knew the school was really good, but looking at the softball program, everything about it drew me in. I know we can compete to win a national championship.”
Aguilar on playing for Coach Tarr: “With Coach Tarr, It’s all about getting better, not just as a player, but as a person. It’s all about always working to be the best person you can be and the best player, all-around.”
Getting to Know Ali
If I wasn’t playing softball, I’d be: playing soccer
Describe coach Tarr in five words or less: competitive, wants to win, invested
What’s the best part about playing softball at UW: knowing that you have a chance to win the National Championship every year
Favorite food: Chipotle
Favorite movie: Big Daddy
Favorite thing to do other than play softball: drop a beat for Krystal Aubert