STANFORD, Calif. – Stanford softball’s Jessica Plaza was one of 24 players selected to participate at the 2014 USA Softball Women’s National Team Selection Camp on June 9-12.
The sophomore catcher will compete for a spot on the 17-player USA Softball Women’s World Championship roster that will compete for the International Softball Federation World Championship in Haarlem, Netherlands, this August.
The team will also compete in the World Cup of Softball in Irvine, Calif., in July.
The selection process will consist of five days of position drills and simulated games, which will be evaluated by the Women’s national Team Selection Committee. The group will then play a three-city tour of exhibition games in which they will be further evaluated.
The final selection for the 17-player roster will be announced June 22.
Plaza earned a silver medal with the U.S. Junior National Team at the 2013 International Softball Federation Junior Women’s World Championship. She leads Stanford with four home runs and is second on the team with a .583 slugging percentage this season.
For additional information, including dates and events, visit USASoftball.org.