Ninemire on Pamanian: "Defensively, she's one of the most outstanding players in the country and very underrated. She makes some spectacular plays people don't notice. She leads us more by example than vocally. She's a good, solid contact hitter who gets key hits when the game is on the line."
2004: A WCWS all-tournament team pick after hitting .400 (6-for-15) with four RBIs during Cal's run to the title game ... earned honorable mention All-Pac-10 and was a second team All-Pac-10 Academic selection ... hit game-winning triple that scored two in Cal's WCWS opening-round victory against Florida State (5/27) ... singled in winning run to capture Cal's first regular season win over UCLA since 1998 (5/7) ... second on Cal with 10 doubles and tied for third with 32 RBIs ... finished with a .283 batting average, 21 runs and three home runs ... laid down eight sacrifice bunts to tie for team lead ... had a .414 slugging percentage versus Pac-10 schools ... closed out regular season with hits in seven of final eight Pac-10 games and over that span had 10 hits, nine RBIs, two stolen bases and three home runs ... ... had a .984 fielding percentage on 251 chances ... did not commit an error in Pac-10 play.
2003: Appeared in 66 of a possible 69 games for Cal, hitting .240 (46-for-192) with 20 runs, one home run and 21 RBIs ... tied for second on squad with six doubles ... earned honorable mention All-Pac-10 Academic honors.
2002: One of five players to start all 75 games for Cal national champions ... hit .279 with 31 runs, nine doubles, three home runs and 37 RBIs, ... batted .250 at WCWS and had three RBIs in the championship game ... first collegiate home run (2/23 vs. Illinois) was a grand slam.
High School: Lettered in softball four years and was named Milpitas HS Athlete of the Year as a senior and team MVP three years ... also lettered in soccer for four years ... played on Westbay Nuggets ASA club team.
Personal: Psychology major ... would like to attend culinary school after graduation and become a chef or restaurant owner ... parents are Diane Costello and Mac Pamanian ... has two siblings: Shannon (9) and Patrick (8) Costello ... Jessica Rachel Pamanian was born Oct. 3, 1983 in Santa Clara, CA.
Pamanian's Career Statistics Year G AB R H AVG 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB 2002 75 222 31 62 .279 9 1 3 37 7 23 2-2