KATRISHA AROCHA has joined the Saints coaching staff in the fall of 2021. Arocha graduated from OLLU in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology after playing two seasons for the Saints.
She is a San Antonio native, and she attended NCAA D1 Mississippi Valley State University and NCAA D2 Texas A&M University - Kingsville before transferring to OLLU for the 2014 season.
She was the first softball player to earn NAIA All-American honors, and she did so in 2014. Her other awards include National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) NAIA All-Region Second Team in 2014 and First Team in 2015; NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete in 2014-2015; Red River Athletic Conference (RRAC) All-Conference in 2014 and 2015; RRAC Pitcher and Newcomer of the Year in 2014; five RRAC Pitcher of the Week awards in 2014 and three in 2015; and RRAC Scholar-Athlete recognition in 2014 and 2015.
She holds the following Saints records: career ERA (1.79); season ERA (1.54), season shutouts (7), season wins (26), season innings pitched (191) and season strikeouts (247); and most innings pitched in a game (12) and most strikeouts in a game (19).
Arocha led the Saints to their first RRAC Regular Season and Tournament Championships in 2014; the team competed in nationals, where they played in the opening round. She also led her team to its first-ever NAIA Scholar Team recognition in 2014.
After her playing years, Arocha has coached pitchers of multiple ages, several high school sports, and travel softball.
|1||Angela Ramirez||SR||P||R/R||5-4||Converse, Texas||Judson High School/Trinity Valley CC|
|2||Kelly Anne Salinas||JR||P||L/L||5-6||Laredo, Texas||United High School|
|3||Madison Nunn||SR||OF||R/R||5-8||Cibolo, Texas||Steele High School|
|5||Taylor Gage||FR||OF||L/R||5-5||Katy, Texas||Obra D. Tompkins High School|
|6||Hannah Garza||FR||UTL||S/R||5-4||Lyford, Texas||Lyford High School|
|7||Cassandra Valdez||JR||P/UTL||R/R||5-4||Brownsville, Texas||Texas State University|
|8||Julissa Moreno||JR||INF||R/L||5-4||Austin, Texas||Akins High School/UT-Arlington|
|10||Deandra Vera||JR||UTL||R/R||5-0||Uvalde, Texas||Uvalde High School|
|11||Ciera Martinez||SR||P||R/R||5-1||San Antonio, Texas||St. Anthony Catholic High School|
|12||Jennifer Estrada||SR||INF||L/R||5-0||El Paso, Texas||Socorro High School|
|15||Katelyn Esparza||JR||UTL||R/R||5-2||San Antonio, Texas||MacArthur High School|
|16||Ariel Montgomery||SR||P/INF||R/L||5-8||Castroville, Texas||Medina Valley High School|
|19||Marissa Bradley||SO||INF||R/R||5-5||Seguin, Texas||Seguin High School|
|22||Kayla Dreese||SR||OF||R/R||5-5||San Antonio, Texas||Madison High School|
|23||Caitlin Terrazas||SR||INF||R/R||5-6||Atascosa, Texas||Lamar University|
|24||Kristee Salas||JR||UTL||R/R||5-3||Edinburg, Texas||Texas A&M University-Kingsville|
|25||Kaili Luna||SO||OF||L/R||5-6||Converse, Texas||Judson Senior High School|
|27||Eneli Garza||SO||UTL||L/R||5-3||La Feria, Texas||La Feria High School|
|32||Joanna Gonzalez||SR||C||R/R||5-4||San Benito, Texas||San Benito High School|
|99||Gus Lenington||SO||Mascot||R/R||4-0||San Antonio, Texas||Homeschooled|
|00||Rebecca Duran||SR||INF||R/R||5-5||Austin, Texas||Southern Illinois University Edwardsville|