May 22, 2004
Peaches James, Sr., RHP, Nebraska...Before giving up a run in the first, James had thrown 22.2 consecutive scoreless innings...the loss was James' first in seven games...NU record 378 strikeouts this season...NU career record 927 strikeouts...entered the game with a regional-best .667 (4-for-6) batting average but did not have a hit against Cal.
Anne Steffan, Jr., 2B, Nebraska...With her stolen base in the first inning, Steffan increased her 2004 total to 29 and moved into a tie for second on the NU single-season chart with Joy Rishel (1990)...had one of the Huskers' two hits against Cal.
Trisha Tannahill, So., LF, Nebraska ...saw her team-best four-game hitting streak come to an end against Cal with an 0-for-3 day.
Kristina Thorson, So., RHP, California...21 scoreless innings in 2004 NCAA Regional...allowed just five hits, four walks, while striking out 22 in regional play.
Vicky Galindo, Jr., 3B, California...hitting .556 (5-for-9) in 2004 NCAA Regional with one homer, four runs scored and one RBI...scored both of Cal's runs against the Huskers...extended her hitting streak to seven games with her team-leading 16th double in the first inning.
Kaleo Eldredge, Jr., CF, California...hitting .500 (3-for-6) in 2004 NCAA Regional with two RBIs, one run scored and one stolen base...fielder's choice sacrifice bunt in the first inning scored Galindo for the second run of the game.