CLUB - MINORS GOLD
Played her club ball at Minors Gold under coach Lina Lovelace.
HIGH SCHOOL - SANTIAGO
Was a four-year letterwinner at Santiago High School in Corona, Calif., the same school that former Aztecs Kamerin May and Kristin May attended ... Was chosen as the 2013 Inland Empire Pitcher of the Year, the CIF-SS Division 1 Player of the Year and a Cal-Hi Sports Ms. Softball finalist ... Earned first-team all-league honors three times ... Helped the Sharks win two state titles (2011 and 2013) and a pair of Division 1 CIF-SS Championships (2011 and 2013) ... Went 56-15 with a 1.34 ERA over her final three seasons ... Also posted 523 strikeouts and 17 shutouts, while limiting the opposition to a .167 batting average and .243 on-base percentage ... Finished her career with a 30-5 record in 2013 and a 0.79 ERA over 222 1/3 innings.
Erica Noel Romero was born Dec. 10, 1994, in Riverside, Calif. ... Daughter of Deborah Resener and Caesar Romero ... Was also recruited by Ohio State, Long Beach State and Cal State Fullerton ... Plans to major in athletic training.