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Full Name: Monica Cecilia Abbott
Born: Santa Cruz, California
College: Univ. of Tennessee from 2003-2007
High School: Attended North Salinas High School 1999-2003
Parents: Bruce and Julie Abbott
Siblings: Jessica, Jared and twins, Bina and Gina.

career-highlights

2015

  • NPF Champions
  • NPF Championship MVP
  • NPF Pitcher of the Year
  • All NPF

2014

  • All NPF
  • Japan Softball League Champions

2013

  • All NPF
  • NPF League Champion
  • Japan Softball League Top 9

2012

  • Japan Softball League Champions
  • Japan Softball League MVP
  • Japan Softball League Top 9
  • NPF Pitcher of the Year
  • All NPF

2011

  • Japan Softball League Champions (Pitched no-hitter in Final)
  • Japan Softball League MVP
  • Japan Softball League Top 9
  • Led league in Strikeouts & E.R.A.
  • NPF Champions
  • NPF Championship MVP
  • NPF Pitcher of the Year
  • Tossed Perfect Game on August 12
  • Led league in E.R.A. .80

2010

  • World Championship Gold Medalist
  • World Cup Champion
  • Japan Softball League Champion (Pitched perfect game in the Final)
  • All Japan Tournament Champion
  • Japan Softball League MVP
  • Japan Softball League Top 9
  • Led league in strikeouts & E.R.A.

2008

  • USA Olympian
  • Silver Medalist
  • Threw first ever Perfect Game in the Olympics vs. the Netherlands

2007

  • NPF Champion
  • NPF Championship MVP
  • WCWS Runner UP
  • USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year
  • Honda Award Winner
  • ESPY Nominee

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  • Career Victory's - 189
  • Career Strikeouts - 2, 440
  • Career Shutouts - 112
  • Single Season Strikeouts - 724

other-noteables

  • 2x World Championship Gold Medalist (Team USA)
  • Pan American Gold Medalist (Team USA)
  • 4x USA World Cup Champion (Team USA)
  • 4x All American (U. of Tenn)
  • 3x WCWS All Tournament Team (U. of Tenn)
  • 4x All SEC (U. of Tenn)
  • 3x SEC Pitcher of the Year (U. of Tenn)
  • SEC Freshman of the Year (U. of Tenn)
  • Led Div. 1 Softball in Victories 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007

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  • 189-32 record, .79 E.R.A., 112 shutouts, 2,440 strikeouts
  • 23 Career no-hitters and 6 perfect games