Catalina Morris Tabbed NFCA Third Team All-American

May 28, 2003

Stanford, Calif. - Stanford softball freshman outfielder Catalina Morris (Sonoita, AZ) was named a Third-Team All-American by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association on Wednesday night. The teams were announced at the Opening Ceremonies for the Women's College World Series.

Morris was also named to the First Team All-Pacific region team and led the squad with 38 runs scored, 93 total bases and 11 stolen bases. She finished the season batting .324 with 10 doubles, seven home runs and 28 RBI. The Second Team All-Pac-10 member also holds a .964 fielding percentage, committing just two errors in center field.

Junior pitcher Dana Sorensen (San Diego, CA) also joined Morris on the All-Region team. Sorensen earned Second Team Region accolades after being selected to the First Team All-Pac-10 Team for the second time in her career. She finished the season with a 21-11 mark and held a 1.09 ERA with 332 strikeouts. Sorensen holds the record with 71 career wins, marking the most in program history. She also has Stanford's career and season strikeout marks. Sorensen has tallied 16 double-digit strikeout performances and was named Pac-10 Pitcher of the Week and the Speedline Invitational's Most Valuable Pitcher.

2003 Pacific All-Region Softball Teams 

First Team

Pitcher, Keira Goerl, UCLAPitcher, Alicia Hollowell, ArizonaCatcher , Kristen Rivera, WashingtonFirst Base, Veronica Nelson, CaliforniaSecond Base, Brynnen Guthrie, Oregon StateThird Base, Phelan Wright, Arizona StateShortstop, Natasha Watley, UCLAOutfield, Autumn Champion, ArizonaOutfield, Courtney Fossatti, ArizonaOutfield, Catalina Morris, StanfordUtility, Tairia Mims, UCLADesignated Player, Clare Sua, UCLA

Second Team

Pitcher, Dana Sorensen, StanfordPitcher, Tia Bollinger, WashingtonPitcher, Jaime Forman- Lau, Santa Clara(Automatic Selection as Pacific Coast Pitcher of the Year)Pitcher , Sami Strinz, Loyola Marymount(Automatic Selection as Pacific Coast Player of the Year)Catcher, Courtney Scott, CaliforniaFirst Base, Alyssa Laux, OregonSecond Base, Megumi Hackett, Portland StateThird Base, Vicky Galindo, CaliforniaShortstop, Lovie Jung, ArizonaOutfield, Caitlin Benyi, UCLAOutfield, Lindsay James, CaliforniaOutfield, Kaleo Eldredge, CaliforniaUtility, Andrea Vidlund, OregonDesignated Player, Wendy Allen, Arizona

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