2015: Honorable Mention Pac-12 All-Defensive Team … Led the Pac-12 with 12 sacrifice bunts … 106 fielding assists, ranking among the top 10 in the Pac-12 … Started all 55 games for the Utes at shortstop … Went 2-for-2 with a home run, two runs and two RBIs in victory over Cal State Northridge … Went 2-for-2 with a double and a pair of runs scored in victory over Longwood … Notched a pair of hits in three at-bats vs. Hawaii … Went 2-for-3 with a double and two runs scored in win over No. 15 Arizona … Was a combined 5-for-7 with a home run in a pair of victories at No. 22 Arizona State … Scored a pair of runs in Ute victories over No. 20 Washington, Long Beach State and Southern Utah
Urtez's 2015 Game-by-Game Stats
2014: All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention ... Pac-12 All-Freshman Team ... finished second in the league with 149 assists at shortstop ... tied for second in conference with 27 double plays turned ... tied for fifth in the league with seven sacrifice bunts and ranked sixth with 55 RBI ... hit for a .353 average and was second on squad with 18 extra-base hits, 10 doubles, three triples and six homers ... went 2-for-2 with a pair of RBI and a home run in her career debut vs. Boise State (2/7) ... 2-for-3 with three RBI against Western Michigan (2/7) ... RBI single and scored twice vs. Portland State (2/8) ... RBI double against Toledo (2/14) ... RBI base hit and a run scored against Ole Miss (3/3) ... homered and tripled for three RBI against Utah State (3/3) ...had two hits with an RBI against No. 3 Oregon (3/22) ... 3-for-4 with three RBI versus the Ducks (3/23) ... hit an RBI double in the series finale against Oregon (3/24) ... two hits with a triple and RBI against Idaho State (3/26) ... doubled at No. 1 UCLA (3/29) ... four hits for two RBI in first two games against Oregon State (4/4-4/5) ... 2-for-4 at the plate with an RBI triple in a win over Oregon State (4/5) ... recorded a 2-for-3 day with a double and homer totaling a career-high of six RBI vs. Stanford (4/17) ... doubled and homered for four RBI at No. 9 Arizona (4/26) ... 2-for-2 against California (5/1) ... two-run single against Golden Bears (5/3) ... 4-for-5 with a triple and five RBI in first game of Grand Canyon series (5/9).
High School/Travel Ball: Press-Telegram 2012 Player of the Year ... also named Press Telegram Dream Team Player of the Year ... broke every Downey High School records last year ... MVP and first-team all-league selection in 2012 ... honorable mention Press-Telegram in 2011 ... earned player of the week honors ... hit .577 with 10 home runs, 44 RBI and a .990 slugging percentage during junior year ... club team won the Premier Girls Fastpitch U16 championship ... also was an outside hitter on the volleyball team that won the CIF Division 2 title in 2010 ... member of Normaneers Club, a community service organization.
Personal: Daughter of Brenda and Geronimo Urtez ... born Jan. 18, 1995 ... majoring in human development and family studies