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Courtney Fossatti
Courtney Fossatti


Tustin, Calif.

High School:
Foothill HS






Arizona - 2004: Underwent ankle surgery in the off season... Will redshirt the 2004 season.

2003: Started 62 games for Arizona, hitting .327 in the No. 2 spot and driving in 23... Scored 44 runs on 52 hits... Knocked three homers on the season versus New Mexico State on Feb. 20, Northern Iowa on March 21, and New Mexico on March 24... Fielding percentage of .972 tied for fifth on the team... Led outfielders with six assists... Had five hitting streaks on the year, including two five-game streaks from Feb. 9-16, one six-game streak from May 15-23, a seven-game streak from March 13-28, and a season-high eight-game hitting streak from Feb. 22 through March 7, in which she scored 10 runs on 13 hits and drove in nine... Had a season-high four hits versus ASU on April 18... Earned second-team All-America honors...Second team All-Pac-10... First team All-Region... Had 18 multiple-hit games.

2002: Hit in the No. 2 spot most of the year... Left-handed slapper who had a .342 batting average, second-best on the club... Hit .355 in NCAA play in nine games, tying teammate Mackenzie Vandergeest for team-high honors... Named to the all-region second team after eight hits, four runs and two doubles in Minneapolis... Had a 1.000 fielding percentage in left field... Suffered a stress fracture in her left foot and missed nearly a month of action and 19 games from late February through much of March... Opened her career with a 4-for-4 day versus Alabama... Fourteen multiple-hit games, including four in conference play.

High School: Foothill High School, Tustin, Calif., 2001... Two-time All-American... Two-time state player of the year... Four-time all-league and All-CIF selection... Defensive player of the year her senior season... Four-time scholar-athlete... Won a coach's award in volleyball.

Personal: Academic major is communication... Daughter of Bill and Gale Fossatti... Mother and father both attended Arizona State... Sister plays softball for Fresno State... Likes going to the beach and shopping... Full name is Courtney Grace Fossatti.