Maria DiGrazia (1999)
As a Freshman 1999: Earned a spot as a walk-on in the fall of 1998 ... Played in 33 games ... scored eight runs in 17 at bats without a hit the entire season.
High School: was named the 1998 Best Defensive Player and Most Athletic at her school ... recorded the most stolen bases on her prep squad ... was a member of the ASA National team in 1998 and the 1996 and '97 NSA National teams ... also named MVP of her high school volleyball and basketball teams ... played club ball for the Tampa Mustangs ... was president of Mu Alpha Theta and treasurer of the Student Council ... a member of the Student Advisory Committee, Student Government, Spanish Honor Society and the Honor Society ... graduated in the top two percent in her senior class of more than 300 students ... was the 1998 Homecoming Queen.
Personal: Born April 21, 1980 ... daughter of Gino and Kim DiGrazia ... has a younger brother ... chose UF over Florida State, Florida Southern and Stetson ... enjoys writing and athletics ... would like to be a financial analyst for Nike Corporation.