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Christina Gamboa

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rowlett, Texas

High School:
Bishop Lynch HS

Height:
5-6

Position:
OF

Experience:
2L

B/T:
L/R

Christina Gamboa

2011: Made 35 starts in the outfield while seeing action in 42 games ... Batted .124 with 11 hits in 89 at bats ... Scored six runs and recorded two RBI ... Was 6-of-9 in stolen bases ... Recorded a career-high two hits against NCAA Tournament participant Fresno State ... Had two RBI in loss to UTEP ... Also recorded a career-high two steals in loss to UTEP ...

2010: Named Academic All-WAC ... Made 26 starts for LA Tech while seeing action in 36 games ... Registered a .162 batting average with 11 hits in 68 at bats ... Totaled one double and one triple ... Scored 11 runs while registering four RBI ... Was a perfect 5-for-5 on stolen base attempts ... Committed only one error in 34 chances in centerfield ... Collected her first collegiate RBI and stolen base in a win over Alcorn State ... Recorded her first collegiate triple in a win over Grambling State ... Had a career-high two hits in a win over Grambling State ...

2009: Saw action in 20 games for Louisiana Tech ... Registered one hit in five at bats for a .200 batting average ... Scored four runs ... Was 0-for-2 on stolen base attempts ... Registered her first collegiate hit in a win over Alcorn State March 23 ... Scored her first collegiate run in a loss to Top 25 Baylor Feb. 28 ...

High School: Lettered four years for coach Amy Wheeler at Bishop Lynch High School ... Played multiple positions for the Lady Friars ... Helped lead Bishop Lynch to the District 1-6A title as a freshman, sophomore and junior ... Led Bishop Lynch to the 2007 Texas 6A state title, the first ever in the school's 40-year history ... Recorded a 29-7 record on the mound with a 0.98 earned run average while registering 164 strikeouts in her high school career ... Named first team all-district as a sophomore, junior and senior ... Named first team all-state as a sophomore and senior and second team all-state as a junior ... Named the District 1-6A Newcomer of the Year as a freshman ... Also played volleyball her freshman year at Bishop Lynch ... Played travel ball for coach Brad Lemons and the Texas Heat ... Also played travel ball for coach Dan Adkins and the Texas Glory for eight years, leading them to six state championship titles and two national finals appearances ...

Personal: Full name is Christina Nicole Gamboa ... Daughter of Richard and Ellen Gamboa ... Has one sister, Molly ... Majoring in early elementary education ... Born Jan. 2, 1990, in Dallas.