Two-time state champion Gonzales signs to play Aztecs softball

Kayla Gonzales, a two-time state champion at Salpointe Catholic HS, signed her letter of intent to play Aztecs softball. The slapper/outfielder will attend Pima starting in the fall of 2020. Photo courtesy of Rebekah Quiroz.
Kayla Gonzales, a two-time state champion at Salpointe Catholic HS, signed her letter of intent to play Aztecs softball. The slapper/outfielder will attend Pima starting in the fall of 2020. Photo courtesy of Rebekah Quiroz.

The Pima Community College softball program added a highly touted recruit to its 2020 class.

  • The Aztecs signed two-time state champion Kayla Gonzales, a slapper/outfielder from Salpointe High School. She is the sixth recruit added to the 2020 squad by coach Rebekah Quiroz.
  • The Aztecs signed Southern Arizona players Desiree Martinez, an infielder/utility player (Canyon del Oro HS) and Kelli Samorano, catcher/utility player (Tucson HS).
  • They also signed three players from New Mexico: Angela "Mo" Montes, a RHP/infielder (Cibola HS, NM), Andrica Gomez, a RHP/catcher/infielder (Loving HS, NM) and Lorisa Martinez, a LHP/infielder (Loving HS, NM).

They finished last season with a 30-28 overall record and 25-23 in ACCAC conference play. They begin the 2020 season in late-January.