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Ariel Capra Athlete Profile

#2 Ariel Capra

Ariel Capra
Positions: Pitcher, Outfielder Height: 5-9 Roster Years: 2001-2005 Hometown: Kingwood, TX

Personal

  • Parents are David and Edith
  • Has two brothers and three sisters
  • Has a sister on the BYU gymnastics team
  • Majoring in fitness and wellness management

Before BYU

  • "Who's Who Among High School Students" at Kingwood High School
  • Three years on varsity softball team
  • All-District pitcher, 1998-2000
  • All-greater Houston, 1998-2000
  • District Champions, 1998-2000
  • "Who's Who Among High School Athletes"
  • Team ranked in top-20 nationally

Stats

YEAR  ERA  W-L  APP GS CG   IP    H   R  ER  BB  SO  2B  3B  HR  AB   B/Avg
2001  6.29 2-2  10   2  1   24.1  30 17  17   8  14   1   1   4  101  .297
2002  3.51 9-6  24  17 10  113.2 134 65  57  49  45  27   2   7  457  .293
2004  4.20 3-3  17   9  2   55.0  72 43  33  19  24  12   2   5  227  .317


2001 | Freshman Year

  • Went 2-2 with a 6.29 ERA in 10 appearances, including two starts
  • Pitched one complete game
  • Struck out 14 while giving up eight walks
  • Opposing batters hit a combined .297

2002 | Sophomore Year

  • First Cougar ever to be named MWC Pitcher of the Week on Feb. 27
  • Had the best win-loss percentage on the team (.667)
  • Struck out 45 batters and started in 17 games for the cougars while only giving up 49 walks

2003 | Medical Redshirt Year

Shoulder surgery...Cougar Club Scholar Athlete Award.

2004 | Junior Year

  • In her first year back from shoulder surgery, she appeared in 17 games while starting in nine
  • Notched three wins and 24 strikeouts in 55.0 innings pitched
  • Posted a 4.20 ERA