2004 Notes: Horizon League Co-Pitcher of the Year...All-Horizon League First Team honoree...NFCA All-Great Lakes Region Second Team honoree...Two-time Horizon League Pitcher of the Week (3/22, 5/3)...led the team with a 16-9 record while rating second on the squad with a 2.26 ERA...owned team-high with 117 strikeouts...tallied a 1-2 record with a save for the Flames at the NCAA Region VI Championships...allowed just one run on five hits in UIC's 2-1 triumph over #25 Notre Dame at regionals on May 22nd and then picked up the save later that day with a scoreless inning of relief versus #10 Tennessee...named to the Horizon League All-Tournament Team after posting a 2-0 record with a 1.08 ERA at the event...picked up the complete-game victory on the road in the Flames' upset of 2004 College World Series participant #6 Stanford on March 21st...fanned a career-high 11 batters on a pair of occasions - at Detroit (4/24) and at home versus Wright State (5/9)...allowed three or fewer hits in six starts...surrendered just two home runs in 170 2/3 innings pitched.
2003 Notes: Made 30 starts as a junior, while appearing in 34 total contests...was named to the All-Horizon League Second Team...finished the year with a 10-19 record and a 3.40 ERA...led the Flames staff in wins (10), innings pitched (169.0), and strikeouts (115)...posted a 6-4 record versus Horizon League foes with a 1.75 ERA...won her first six league games of the season, running her league winning streak to 18 games, before it was snapped in a 2-1 loss at Butler...fanned a career-high 11 batters in a 3-2 victory over Detroit on April 12th...backed that outing up with her lone complete-game shutout of the season, limiting the Titans to just three hits in a 2-0 triumph on April 13th...picked up her first win of the season by defeating nationally-ranked South Florida on Feb. 8th...was the winning pitcher in UIC's Horizon League Tournament victory over Cleveland State on May 8th...lost seven games in '03 decided by just a single run.
2002 Notes: Appeared in 39 games as a sophomore, getting the starting nod in 36 contests...led the UIC pitching staff with a career best 23-11 record and a team-low 1.73 ERA...named Horizon League Co-Pitcher of the Year while earning a spot on the All-Horizon League First Team...also named to the NFCA All-Great Lakes Region Second Team...started all three of UIC's games at the NCAA Regional Championships, including a complete-game shutout of Wisconsin...led the team in strikeouts with a career-best 168 while also hurling a team-best nine shutouts...twirled a pair of no-hitters during her sophomore campaign - vs. Tennessee-Chattanooga (3/10) and Fordham (3/16)...posted a 3-0 record with a 0.39 ERA in three starts at the Horizon League Tournament en route to being named the pitcher of the tournament and to the all-tournament team...went a perfect 10-0 overall versus Horizon League opponents in the circle...earned the win in the Flames' 5-2 win over then #9 Nebraska at the NFCA Leadoff Classic...was the tough-luck loser in one-run losses to nationally-ranked Stanford and DePaul, despite allowing just one earned run in each contest...held opponents to three hits or less in 16 of her 36 starts...fanned a team-high nine batters on a pair of occasions - vs. Loyola Marymount (2/1) and Valparaiso (4/30).
2001 Notes: Appeared in 33 games in the circle for UIC, starting in 23 contests, including the Flames' NCAA Regional opener at #7 Alabama...second-best on the team with a 15-6 record and 1.72 ERA...her 89 strikeouts was also second best on the squad...picked up her first collegiate win versus San Diego State on Feb. 3, allowing no runs in 4 1/3 innings of work... was the winning pitcher in the Flames' 2-1 MCC Tournament title game victory over UW-Green Bay...tossed a pair of complete-game one-hitters during the '01 season - St. Francis (NY) and Northern Illinois...pitched six innings of hitless relief in a winning effort at Valparasio on March 29...gave up just four hits en route to a complete game shutout of nationally-ranked DePaul on April 18...struck out a season-best seven batters on a trio of occasions - at Eastern Illinois (4/9), vs. Northern Illinois (4/25), vs. Wright State (4/28).
Prep Notes: Three-year letterwinner at Palos Verdes Peninsula High School in Rolling Hills Estates, Calif...on the mound, she posted a 3-1 record with a 0.25 ERA as a junior while tabbing an 8-1 slate as a senior with a team-best 0.22 ERA and 132 strikeouts...fanned 17 batters in one game as a senior...hit over .300 in both her junior and senior campaigns...named to the 2000 First-Team All-Bay League squad while also earning a spot on the South Bay All-Area team...received Second-Team All-Bay League recognition as a junior...helped guide squad to Bay League titles in 1998 and 1999 and runner-up finish in 2000.
Personal Notes: Daughter of Kerry Welch and Lou Aguilar...born May 13, 1982...majoring in Liberal Arts.