SUU Softball BIO
20 Ariel Hart

2013: Led the pitching staff with 41 appearances, 30 starts, 16 complete games, 186.2 innings pitched, 123 strikeouts, two saves and a 4.28 ERA ... tossed a complete game against Utah Valley, while collecting a season-high eight strikeouts and hit a double (2/8) ... went the distance against Utah State for her first career win (2/15) ... struck out eight batters over eight innings without allowing an earned run in a win over IUPUI (3/9) ... pitched a complete game without give up an earned run to Boise State (3/26) ... tossed two complete games to pick up a pair of wins during a three-game series at Idaho State (3/30) ... struck out seven in 6.2 innings at Dixie State (4/2) ... had six k’s in back-to-back wins at Weber State (4/20) ... struck out seven batters in four innings against Portland State at the Big Sky Tournament (5/9) ... allowed just one unearned run while striking out five during a complete game victory over Idaho State in the conference semifinals (5/10) ...  Big Sky All-Academic team ... Big Sky All-Conference Second Team.

At Salt Lake Community College: Named South West Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Year ... Region 18 Tournament MVP ... 1st Team NJCAA All American ... NFCA 1st Team All American ... went 29-4 with a 2.06 ERA ... recorded 318 strikeouts in 220.2 innings ... allowed an .210 batting average ... made four saves ... hit .353 at the plate with four homeruns ... drove in 18 RBI ... was 2-2 stealing bases.

Prep: Four-year letter winner in softball at Lehi HS ... First team All-State 2010, second team all-state 2008 and 2009.

Personal: Parents are Layne and Lisa Zimmerman ... married to Josh Hart ... majoring in exercise science.

Position: Pitcher
Height: 5'6"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Lehi, Utah
High School: Lehi HS
Other College: SLCC