A smart baserunner with a good first step ... Is mainly used as a pinch runner.
2013 SEASON - JUNIOR
Played in 42 of the team's 56 games off the bench as a pinch runner ... Had 13 runs and stole five bases on the year ... The five stolen bases tied for the second most on the team, trailing only Kayla Jordan's 13 ... Scored her first run, which was the game winner, vs. Western Michigan (2/9) ... Stole her first base as an Aztec vs. Notre Dame (2/16) ... Scored a run in back-to-back appearances vs. No. 7/7 Missouri (2/21) and Syracuse (2/23) ... Also stole a base vs. the Orange ... Scored a run vs. Brigham Young (2/28) ... Had a run and a stolen base against Saint Mary's (3/9) ... Scored a run in four straight games vs. Iona (3/12), Miami (3/13), Bryant (3/14) and San Jose State (3/15) ... Also stole a base in the Iona game ... Scored a run vs. Seton Hall (3/16) ... Scored a run and stole a base in the opener of a three-game series at Nevada (4/5) ... Scored a run at Cal State Fullerton (4/10) ... Scored a run in the nightcap of a doubleheader at Colorado State (5/5) ... Played in one game off the bench at the NCAA Tempe Regional from May 17-18, coming in for Kamerin May as a pinch runner vs. rv/No. 21 Georgia (5/18) ... SDSU was 5-0 when she stole a base, 12-1 when she scored a run and 28-12 when she was used as a pinch runner.
2012 SEASON - SOPHOMORE (TOWSON)
Started 13 games and played in 37 of the team's 55 contests ... Hit .189 with 11 runs and two RBIs.
2011 SEASON - FRESHMAN (TOWSON)
Appeared in 26 games with six starts ... Scored 10 runs and stole two bases ... Was 1-for-13 (.077), but had a .368 on-base percentage with six walks in 19 plate appearances.
CLUB - MIZUNO PRIDE
Played her club ball for the Mizuno Pride Gold under coach Lou Currier.
HIGH SCHOOL - RAMONA CONVENT
Was a four-year letterwinner at Ramona Convent Secondary ... Was a three-time first-team all-league pick and two-time team MVP ... Hit .679 with 27 runs and 10 stolen bases as a senior in 2010 and .567 with 29 runs and 33 stolen bases as a junior in 2009 ... Also played volleyball for a year for the Tigers.
Stefani Diara Polonia was born Nov. 2, 1992 in Los Angeles, Calif. ... Daughter of Yvonne and Joe Rivera ... Uncle, Luis, played in the Major League Baseball for 12 years and was a member of two World Series teams ... Undecided on a major.