- Drafted third overall in the first round of the 2018 NPF Draft by the Chicago Bandits.
- Signed a one-year deal with the Bandits on June 8, 2018.
- Reached a one-year extension with the Bandits through the 2019 season Sept. 26, 2018.
- Made her NPF debut for the Chicago Bandits on June 16, 2018.
- Recorded her first career hit, home run and run scored in a 21-0 win for the Bandits over the Beijing Shougang Eagles on July 12, 2018.
- Delivered four hits and one RBI throughout a four-game series against the Cleveland Comets from Aug. 1-5, 2018.
- Maintained a spotless 1.000 fielding percentage through 48 chances as a rookie behind the plate.
- 2018 first team All-American
- 2017 third team All-Pac-12 recognition.
- Broke career-high marks in home runs (17 as of 6/2/18) and RBI (60) during the 2018 season.
- Tied for the team lead with 10 home runs as a junior while batting .311 with 42 RBI.
- Recorded a hit in eight of the Ducks’ nine games during the Women’s College World Series.
Get to know Gwen:
- Ranked the No. 16 prep recruit in the nation out of St. Thomas Aquinas High School.
- Favorite sport outside of softball: hockey
- Favorite activities: reading, fishing, hiking and painting
- Favorite type of music: classic/modern rock