Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Alicia Hollowell
Alicia Hollowell


Suisun, Calif.

High School:
Fairfield HS




Arizona - 2004: Started five preseason exhibition games, posting a record of 4-1... Had an ERA of 0.89, allowing two runs on four hits in 20¨÷ innings of work... Faced 66 batters, striking out 47... Held opponents to a batting average of .062.

2003: As Arizona's starting pitcher, Hollowell posted a 0.94 ERA in 48 appearances... Started 44 games, recording 40 wins and 394 strikeouts... Passed Jenny Finch for the all-time season strikeout record (366 in 2002) with 394... Tenth nationally in ERA (0.94), and led the nation in victories with an .889 winning percentage... Received numerous honors, including first-team All-America, first-team All-Pacific Region, Pac-10 Newcomer of the Year, Pac-10 first team, All-Region NCAA Region 1, and NFCA National Player of the Week... Threw two no-hitters versus Wisconsin and Oregon State (5 innings)... Tossed eight one-hitters and 22 shutouts.

High School: Fairfield High School, Suisan, Calif., 2002... Gatorade National Softball Player of the Year for 2002... Two-time All-America honoree... Gatorade State Player of the Year for 2001-02... Four-time first-team all-state honors and first-team all-conference honors all four years... State Softball Player of the Year 2002... MVP pitcher each year at Fairfield... Softball team captain 2002... Holds the school record for strikeouts in a season, strikeouts in a career, strikeouts in a game and most wins in a career.

Personal: Academic major is business... Daughter of Doug and Suzanne Hollowell... Father is an accountant, mother is a special education teacher... Has two brothers, Doug, Jr. (17), and Bryan (9), and two sisters, Erica (20) and Caroline (6)... Likes spending time with friends... Full name is Alicia Kay Hollowell.