|| Stefanie Quichocho-Rosario
San Diego, Calif.
One of the quickest players on the entire West Coast ... Causes chaos on the basepaths ... Despite mainly being used as a pinch-runner over her first two seasons, she has 35 stolen bases, which ranks her seventh on the school's all-time list ... A former pitcher in high school who still throws batting practice ... A scholar-athlete.
SDSU Career Rankings: 7th in stolen bases (35)
HONORS 2007 NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete
Three-Time Academic All-Mountain West Conference (2007-09)
2009 SEASON - JUNIOR
Was the team's No. 1 pinch hitter for each of the past three seasons ... Earned her first career start in the team's opening game against Pacific (Feb. 7) ... Batted in the No. 9 spot as the designated player and went 0-for-2 with two strikeouts ... Also got an at-bat against Cal Poly on Feb. 8 ... Stole her first base of the season against Utah State on Feb. 12 as a pinch-runner ... Earned the start at left field against No. 7 Washington on Feb. 14 and went 0-for-2 with two strikeouts ... Recorded her first-ever putout with a catch in left field in the game ... Scored her first run of the season against No. 8 Stanford (Feb. 15) ... Stole a base against No. 24 Long Beach State the following day ... Scored the team's second run in SDSU's 2-0 win over UConn on Feb. 20 ... Scored another run versus Oregon (Feb. 27) ... Earned an at-bat against Santa Clara on March 1, her first plate appearance since earning the start vs. No. 7 Washington on Feb. 14 ... Stole a base as a pinch-runner versus Illinois State on March 6 ... Scored in SDSU's 5-0 win against Vermont (March 6) ... Put together a career-long three-game hit streak from March 11-13 ... Scored a run in six straight games from March 11-14 ... The run was the game-winning score in three consecutive games against Miami (OH) (March 12), Oklahoma State (March 13) and Northern Colorado (March 13) ... Stole a base in back-to-back games against Oklahoma State and Northern Colorado ... Started the Northern Colorado game and was 1-for-4 with a run and a stolen base as the designated player ... Had eight runs over a nine-game stretch from March 11-March 20 after scoring just three times over the her first 19 contests ... Scored a run in three straight games (April 10-12) and four straight from April 18-26 ... Scored a run and stole a base at Utah on April 18 and again at Colorado State on April 25 ... Stole a base against Utah on April 30 ... Appeared in both of SDSU's games in the NCAA tournament ... Aztecs were 15-4 when she scored a run.
2008 SEASON - SOPHOMORE
Played in 50 games, which ranked her ninth on the squad ... Primarily used as a pinch-runner ... Finished fourth on the team with 11 stolen bases ... Scored the game-winning run three times, tied for fourth on the squad with Katy Erickson, Lindsey Marquez and Jen Wisneski ... Appeared in nine of the first 10 games before sitting out the Palm Springs Classic with an injury ... Played in all five games the following week at the San Diego Classic I ... Had her first career at-bat against (rv/rv) Mississippi State after pinch-running for Erin Floros earlier in the game. Reached base with an infield single ... Was the only Aztec to bat a perfect 1.000 from the plate, although she had only one at-bat ... Scored a run and stole a base in consecutive games against UC Davis (Feb. 9) and Portland State (Feb. 10) ... Also swiped bags against Indiana (Feb. 15) and Tulsa (Feb. 16), making it four straight appearances with a stolen base ... Scored runs in back-to-back games against Harvard (Feb. 29) and No. 4/7 UCLA (March 1), San Diego (March 7) and UC Davis (March 8), and Iowa State (March 17) and San Diego (March 18) ... Aztecs were 39-10 when she pinch-ran and 12-2 when she scored a run.
2007 SEASON - FRESHMAN
SDSU Single-Season Rankings: 3rd in stolen base percentage (.938)
Appeared in 47 games, all as a pinch-runner ... Led the team and tied for fourth in the MWC with 15 stolen bases ... Scored 21 runs, which tied (Melissa Owens) her for fourth on the squad ... Was 15-for-16 on stolen base attempts ... Has scored a run 44.7 percent (21 of 47) of the time she was used as a pinch runner ... Stole two bases against Fairfield on March 17 ... Aztecs were 15-6 when she scored a run.
HIGH SCHOOL - MORSE
A four-year letterwinner at Morse High School in San Diego ... Earned second-team all-Eastern League honors after both her junior (2005) and senior (2006) seasons ... Was a first-team selection after her sophomore year (2004) ... A San Diego Union-Tribune second-team pick after her junior and senior seasons ... Named MVP of the Tigers all four years she played ... Also excelled at field hockey where she earned four letters and was a first-team all-league pick after her junior and senior campaigns ... San Diego Union-Tribune scholar-athlete three years and was a honor roll student four years at Morse.
Stefanie Quichocho-Rosario was born April 9, 1988, in San Diego ... Daughter of Pam and Steve Rosario ... Has aspirations of becoming a chemistry teacher.