|Hometown:||San Marcos, Calif.|
|High School:||Mission Hills|
Finished the season with a 10-7 record in 20 appearances, 16 starts ... had seven complete games with two shutouts and a save ... earned her first victory of the season in a complete game (five innings) against Quinnipiac (Feb. 24), allowed one earned run with one strikeout ... picked up her second win against Monmouth (March 3), throwing five innings allowing no earned runs with four strikeouts ... threw 6.2 innings with six strikeouts in a victory against Western Carolina (Mar. 16) ... picked up a two inning save against North Carolina A&T (Mar. 21) and threw a complete game victory in game two against the Aggies with a season-high seven strikeouts ... picked up a victory in game two against Liberty (April 13) throwing four scoreless innings ... pitched 5.2 innings in relief in game two against Appalachian State (April 13), allowing one earned run with four strikeouts ... earned her sixth win against UNCW (April 16) ... threw a one-hitter in five solid innings against North Carolina Central (April 18) ... posted her eighth win in a four-hit gem with seven strikeouts against Georgia Southern (April 27) ... earned her ninth win with a complete game shutout against College of Charleston (May 4), allowing only five hits ... earned a victory against Samford in the SoCon Tournament (May 10).
Appeared in 37 games, starting 20 as a pitcher for the Spartans … finished her freshman season with a 6-13 record with a 4.42 ERA … had a team-leading four saves and 11 complete games … her four saves was tied for first in the Southern Conference … was second on the team with 87 strikeouts and eighth in the SoCon … tossed seven innings allowing no earned runs with seven strikeouts in a tough loss against Saint Louis (Feb. 11) … threw six games with five or more strikeouts … earned her first collegiate win against Kennesaw State (Mar. 4), allowing just two earned runs with five strikeouts … tossed a complete-game victory against Appalachian State (Mar. 10) … had two wins in relief at Samford (April 1) and at Liberty (April 4) … followed that performance with a five inning win to finish off a two-game doubleheader sweep at Liberty (April 4) … pitched three scoreless innings against Western Carolina (April 28) in relief to pick up her sixth win … finished with 155.1 innings pitched.
Two-time All-Avocado League performer and two-time all-conference honorable mention for Mission Hills High School in San Marcos, Calif. … was the Grizzlies’ team MVP as a junior and senior … first-team All-Avocado League, Spotlight Sports Magazine All-Star and second-team All-San Diego Section and All-North County in 2011 after going 18-8 with a 2.07 ERA … was also second in North County with 186 strikeouts … also a three-time North County Times Player of the Week as a senior … named to the Woodbridge Classic All-Tournament Team in 2010 and 2011 … helped Mission Hills to the Avocado League championship in 2011 … second-team All-Avocado League in 2010 … helped the squad to a school record for single-season wins … played six years of travel ball for several teams … competed at the 2011 ASA Gold Nationals with The Next Level-Mcgowan.
Erica Michelle Navarette ... born July 17, 1993, in San Diego, Calif. ... daughter of Gabe and Michelle Navarette ... has an older brother, Corey … majoring in psychology.