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#4 Kari Gutierrez
Position: Pitcher
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 5'2"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Garden Grove, Calif.
High School: Rancho HS
Experience: 4 Letters
LOBO CAREER NOTES - Made 91 appearances in circle, including 50 starts and 313 2/3 innings pitched...overall, played in 103 games and made 67 starts....in circle, won 19 games, threw 17 complete games and three shutouts while recording one save...offensively, recorded 12 hits in 62 at-bats, scored eight runs, and drove in nine...earned the Lobos' Spirit Award back-to-back years (2012 and 2013)...appreciated by her teammates and coaches for her hard work, versatility, energy, enthusiasm and team spirit...family studies major.

SENIOR YEAR (2013) - Played in 22 games and made 21 starts, four starts in circle and 19 starts at DP...recorded 10 hits in 54 at-bats, scored six runs and drove in nine...had a triple and two home runs...stole one base...was 2-2 in the circle in 10 appearances...threw one complete game...had perhaps the best month of her career April 2013 as she moved into the starting DP role for the Lobos... hit .231 on the month, going 6-for-26 with six runs scored and a team-best nine RBIs...had the first two home runs and the first triple of her career...also spent 3 2/3 innings in the circle in April and led the Lobo pitching staff with an ERA of 3.82...earned the Lobo Spirit Award (voted on by the team).

JUNIOR YEAR (2012) - Made her first start of the season on Feb. 26 against Cal Poly in the final day of the Cathedral City Classic (missed the first month of the season as she was recovering from surgery on her throwing arm)...started 11 games and appeared in 21...posted a 6-10 record (5.69 ERA) and picked up one save...went 3-0 in four appearances at the SpringHill Suites Invitational March 23-25, picking up wins against Weber State, Seattle and University of Texas-San Antonio, including a shutout against UTSA in the final day of the tournament...earned the Lobo Spirit Award (voted on by the team) for 2012.

SOPHOMORE YEAR (2011)-Started 21 games in 28 appearances in the circle for the Lobos...pitched 129.9 innings with 53 strike outs, nine wins and an ERA of 5.45...had one hit in seven at-bats.

FRESHMAN YEAR (2010)-Started 14 games out of 32 appearances in the circle for the Lobos as a true freshman...pitched in 73.1 innings with 27 strikeouts... recorded one shutout in two wins in her first collegiate season as a pitcher...also had one hit in five at-bats.

HIGH SCHOOL-Played high school softball under Joe Wedel at Rancho Alamitos High School in Garden Grove, Calif. ...earned a varsity letter all four years...first team all-conference (4 years)...rookie of the year as a freshman...team MVP during sophomore, junior, and senior seasons...league MVP junior and senior year...Female Athlete of the Year as a senior...team was league champs all four years...made the Honor Roll during her freshman, sophomore, and senior seasons.

PERSONAL-Born on July 4, 1991 in Orange, Calif. ...daughter of Mike and Arlene Gutierrez...favorite athlete is her brother, Michael Gutierrez...favorite food is prime rib and buffalo wings...enjoys making jewelry, watching Netflix and playing dress up...greatest sports thrill is beating the No. 1 team in the league her freshman year, ending their six-year unbeaten streak...majoring in Family Studies.

CAREER SINGLE GAME HIGHS - as of May 11, 2013

Hits: 2, 2x (last vs. Colorado State 5/9/13)
Doubles: N/A
Triples: 1 (vs. Boise State 4/6/13)
Home runs: 1 (at UNLV 4/13/13)
Total bases: 4, 3x (las vs. Nevada 4/20/13)
RBI: 4 (at UNLV 4/13/13)
Runs scored: 2 (vs. Boise State 4/6/13)
Walks: 1, 3x (last at UNLV 4/13/13)
Hit by pitch: N/A
Stuck out: 3, 2x (last at Fresno State 5/5/13)
Sac flies: N/A
Sac bunts: 1, 2x (last at UNLV 4/13/13)
At bats: 4, 3x (last vs. Colorado State 5/11/13)
Stolen bases: 1 (vs. Colorado State 5/11/13)
Caught stealing: N/A
Pitching
Innings pitched: 7.0, 2x (last vs. Utah State 3/1/13)
Walks allowed: 5, 2x (last vs. San Diego State 4/21/12)
Strikeouts: 4, 3x (last vs. Colorado State 5/10/13)
Batters faced: 38 (at Colorado State 5/10/12)
Putouts: 1, 5x (last vs. Colorado State 5/10/13)
Assists: 4, 2x (last vs. Northern Colorado 2/28/10)
Runners CS: 1, 7x

Hitting

Season .avg gp-gs ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi tb slg% bb hbp so gdp ob% sf sh sb-att po a e fld%
2010 (Fr.) .200 32-14 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .200 0 0 4 0 .200 0 0 0-0 2 22 1 .960
2011 (So.) .143 28-21 7 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .143 1 0 0 0 .250 0 0 0-0 2 41 2 .956
2012 (Jr.) -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 (Sr.) .182 22-21 54 6 10 0 1 2 9 18 .333 3 0 19 1 .228 0 2 1-1 1 5 0 1.000

Pitching

Season era w-l app gs cg sho sv ip h r er bb so 2b 3b hr bf bavg wp hbp bk sfa sha
2010 (Fr.) 7.54 2-7 32 14 2 1/0 0 73.1 136 95 79 24 27 25 2 18 387 .393 3 6 1 3 7
2011 (So.) 5.45 9-10 28 21 11 1/0 0 129.2 175 123 101 55 53 20 3 24 621 .316 9 9 0 0 3
2012 (Jr.) 5.69 6-10 21 11 3 1/0 1 83.2 132 85 68 38 28 17 1 16 432 .356 7 11 0 3 9
2013 (Sr.) 8.30 2-2 10 4 1 0/0 0 27.0 46 36 32 20 21 8 0 3 149 .374 2 3 3 1 2
TOTAL 6.25 19-29 91 50 17 3/0 1 313.2 489 339 280 137 129 70 6 61 1589 .351 21 29 4 7 21
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