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Diana Rojas

Diana Rojas

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Miami, Fla.

High School:
Our Lady of Lourdes Academy

Height:
6-0

Position:
P

B/T:
R/R

CAREER ACCOLADES
• 4x C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll Member

2011 - SENIOR SEASON
• C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll
• Started a team-best 25 games in the circle, while making 38 appearances
• Finished the year with team-bests in ERA (2.99), appearances, starts, complete games (15), shutouts (2), saves (2) and innings pitched (163.2)
• Posted a 10-14 record on the season with 57 strikeouts and a .262 opponent batting average
• Ranked in C-USA's top-10 in all games in innings pitched (7th), wins (T10th), saves (T4th), appearances (T4th), games started (T4th), games finished (T6th/10) and games in relief (T8th/13)
• Ranks in C-USA top-10 in 14 career categories
• Holds the UCF career record with three saves
• Allowed only one run on three hits to pick up the win vs. UAB at the C-USA Championship (5/12)
• Threw a career-high 11.0 innings and struck out a career-best six batters to earn her second complete-game shutout at East Carolina (4/9)
• Allowed only one earned run on four hits, with no walks, to earned the win vs. in-state rival Florida State (4/6)
• Tossed her first-career complete-game shutout vs. UAB (3/26)
• Allowed only one run and walked none in a complete-game outing vs. Delaware (2/19)
• Picked up her first win of the year in the season-opener vs. Utah State (2/11)

2010 - JUNIOR SEASON
• C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll
• Saw action in 12 games for the Knights, making 10 starts
• Made six starts in the circle for the Black and Gold
• Finished the year with a 2-2 record and a 2.92 ERA
• Tallied 13 strikeouts in 36.0 innings of work
• Tied for eighth place in C-USA in games finished (8)
• Threw the most games in relief (9) for the Knights
• Tied for the team lead in saves (1)
• Was second on the squad in opposing batting average (.243)
• Pitched three innings vs. FIU in the NCAA Tournament (5/22)
• Earned her first career save after pitching two scoreless and hitless innings and striking out one vs. Bethune-Cookman (4/21)
• Posted a hit and a RBI in a pinch hit appearance vs. Connecticut (3/10)
• Did not give up a run and allowed only four hits, while tallying three strikeouts, vs. Villanova (2/20)
• Tallied a win in her first start of the season vs. UNF, allowing only three hits in 4.0 innings of work (2/19)
• Pitched 2.1 innings of scoreless relief vs. Chattanooga (2/14)
• Tallied a strikeout in one inning pitched vs. No. 7 Georgia (2/13)

2009 - SOPHOMORE SEASON
• C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll
• Made one start in four appearances in the circle for the Knights
• Finished the season with a 0-2 record
• Threw 1.1 innings of relief vs. Tennessee State (2/27)
• Pitched 1.1 innings vs. North Florida (2/11)
• Had one strikeout in 0.2 innings pitched in her first start of the season vs. Western Michigan (2/7)
• Posted a season-high two strikeouts in 2.2 innings pitched in the season-opener vs. Texas Tech (2/6)

2008 - FRESHMAN SEASON
• C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
• Made six appearances in the circle for the Knights, making two starts
• Tallied a 1-0 record and 3.23 ERA
• Totaled nine strikeouts in 17.1 innings pitched
• Earned her second starting nod of the year vs. Southern Miss, throwing 3.1 scoreless innings and striking out one (5/3)
• Collected the first hit of her career vs. Bethune-Cookman (4/30)
• In her first career pitching start, threw 3.1 innings, allowing just two hits and one earned run, while fanning two vs. Memphis (4/19)
• Posted a career-high four strikeouts and picked up her first collegiate win vs. Florida A&M (2/29)
• Pitched three innings, allowing two runs on three hits while striking out three against Kentucky (2/15)
• Made her collegiate debut in the circle in the Knights' win over Central Arkansas (2/9)

Prior to UCF
• Was a three-sport athlete at Our Lady of the Lourdes Academy, where she participated in softball, volleyball and basketball
• Was a four-time all-conference first-team selection and a two-time all-state honoree as a junior and senior
• Earned the rookie of the year award in 2004 and her team's pitching award in 2005
• Help guide her travel team, the Miami Stingrays, to a third-place finish at the 2007 ASA Nationals
• Member of the National Honor Society and also received her school's math and writing awards

Personal
• Born in Miami, Fla.
• Daughter of Mario and Carolina Rojas
• Sister Carolina plays softball at Florida International
• Majoring in journalism

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