BEFORE CUMBERLAND:Voted First Team All-South Coast Conference as freshman at Cerritos College, earning team's Most Improved award ... Served as team captain.
HIGH SCHOOL:Four-year letterwinner for coach Erin Caskey at Mayfair HS ... Earned Second Team All-Suburban League honors as junior and senior ... Batted .293 as freshman, .319 with one home run as sophomore, .353 with three homers as junior and .387 with seven home runs as senior ... Named team's Most Improved as sophomore and earned Scholar-Athlete accolades for three seasons.
PERSONAL: Natalie Garcia ... Daughter of Juan and Elizabeth Garcia ... Born June 5, 1991 ... Sister, Nadine, also played softball at Cerritos College.