Gomez named for a third time; Guerra earns first conference accolade
Softball concludes 2016 campaign
UMES avoids season sweep with 4-2 victory
Softball wins game one in extra innings; Spartans take game two slugfest
Lady Pirates sweep season series
UMES Softball versus Howard at Hawks Field (Senior Day) Photos by Megan Raymond & UMES Media Relations
UMES Softball v. UMBC at Hawks Field (Photos by Randy Stadler)
UMES Softball v. Delaware State at Hawks Field (Photos by Randy Stadler)
UMES Softball v. Lafayette at Hawks Field (Photos by Lloydlee Heite, Megan Raymond & Randy Stadler)
2015 "The Harry's" (Photo by Lloydlee Heite)
2016 (Senior): Started all 41 contests for the Maroon & Gray ... Gomez was a force at the top of the lineup for four seasons, taking part in 176 contests ... the New Jersey native manufactured 174 hits, 117 runs scored, 68 walks, 62 RBIs, 31 doubles, and 15 triples ... Selected the team's Most Valuable Player (MVP) ... before the season, she received two preseason honors from the Mid-Eastern Athletic Confernce (MEAC) and College Sports Madness ... named to the All-Conference Second Team ... this season, the New Jersey native led the squad in multiple offensive categories, including batting average (.311), hits (45) and RBIs (21) ... she ranked among the nation’s leaders in total triples (8) and triples-per-game (0.20) ... in her season debut against Coppin State (February 12), she registered a RBI and run scored in the victory ... had a season-high two stolen bases at North Carolina A&T State (February 12) ... tied a career-high with five RBIs in the win over Coppin State (February 14) ... went 2-of-3 with two runs scored against UMBC (February 27) ... recorded a perfect 2-of-2 with two runs scored and two walks versus Lafayette (February 28) ... posted two hits and two RBIs against Marshall (March 5) ... went 3-of-4 with two doubles and a career-high four runs scored in the win over South Carolina State (March 15) ... registered two hits, including a double, at North Carolina Central (March 17) ... went a perfect 3-of-3 with a career-high two triples and two runs scored in game one at Coppin State (March 25) ... registered three hits, two runs scored, a season-high two stolen bases in game two at Coppin State (March 25) ... went 2-of-3, including a triple, at Coppin State (March 26) ... recorded two hits, two RBIs, and two runs scored versus Norfolk State (April 3) ... registered a three-run triple against UMBC (April 14) ... went 3-of-5 with three runs scored against Norfolk State (April 21) ... posted two hits and two RBIs at Morgan State (April 24).
2013 (Freshman):All-MEAC Second Team honoree ... Led UMES in seven offensive categories including hits (51), triples (four), stolen bases (31) and walks (24) ... MEAC leader in stolen bases ... second on team with seven doubles and third in batting average (.304) and on-base percentage (.391) ... played four different positions at RF, LF, 1B and C ... had 15 games with atleast two hits ... posted five games with three hits ... was 8-for-19 with eight stolen bases in UMES' season-opening series against St. Peters ... posted first career double in UMES' 11-10 victory over Savannah State (March 15) and was 2-for-5 with three RBI, two runs and one SB ... had four instances with four-game hit-streaks ... registered first career triple in 5-2 loss at Coppin State (March 30) ... went 9-for-17 in five game span from April 6-17.
High School: Graduated from Belleville High Schoolthis past spring (2012)... played four varsity sports including basketball (2008-11), cheerleading (2008-10), soccer (2011-12) and softball (2008-12) ... named an All-Conference selection in basketball ... posted over 100 hits in her softball career ... recieved Spanish III honors as a junior ... honored as a Spanish IV AP as a senior ... played club softball with the Lady Yellow Jackets (N.J.).
Personal: Born Sept. 16, 1994 in Hoboken, N.J. ... daughter of Juan Gomez and has two sisters ... pre-game superstitions include putting her clothes on a certain way before thegame ... personal best sports moment is hitting her 100th career hit at Belleville in 2012 against Bloomfield ... lists her father as her biggest influence because he taught her everything she knows and has always been her biggest supporter ... lists her father as her role model ... plans to become a physical therapist and aspires to open her own athletic training center after graduation from UMES ... hobbies outside of sports include spending time with family and friends ... favorite movie is A League Of Their Own.GOMEZ'S CAREER STATISTICS