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Catalog Number 2011.026.006
Description Plaque commemorating Tori Nyberg of Carlmont High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 14, 2011. Plaque includes image of Nyberg and a brief biography: "Almost from the moment she stepped onto the bucolic Belmont campus of Carlmont High in the 1990's, Tori Nyberg was a pitching phenom. In four highly successful seasons there, she won a state record 113 games. She set California marks with 35 wins and 28 shutouts in a single campaign. She was Central Coast Section Player of the Year and an all-state selection three times. At Stanford University, she recorded 53 victories, striking out 440 batters in 551 innings. She had 14 shutouts and a career 1.74 earned run average. She was an all-Pac 10 performer twice."
Object Name Plaque, Award
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Tori Nyberg Sports Hall of Fame Plaque
Date June 14, 2011
Species Plaque
Inscription Text "spotlight impressions / your source for name badges, signs and awards..." (printed on white sticker on upper middle back)
Provenance Plaque and induction was sponsored by The San Mateo County/Silicon Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Dimensions H-12 W-9 D-1 inches
Search Terms Sports
Baseball
Stanford University
Carlmont High School
Softball
Pitcher
San Mateo County Times
Nyberg, Tori
Subjects Sports
Awards
Baseball
Pitchers
Softball
Softball players
People Nyberg, Tori