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Catalog Number 2011.026.010
Description Plaque commemorating Haley Woods of Burlingame High School and Sacred Heart Prep being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 14, 2011. Plaque includes image of Woods and a brief biography: "When Haley Woods stepped into the batter's box, pitchers tended to think twice. As a softball player, she is regarded as one of the most devastating and feared power hitters ever produced on the Peninsula. She was the scourge of two leagues during her prep career and then tore the cover off the ball for four more years at UC-Berkeley. As a catcher at Cal, she set career records in total bases (413) and RBI (191). In her senior season, she led the Bears in 10 offensive categories. Her teams went to three NCAA softball College World Series, playing for the title twice."
Object Name Plaque, Award
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Haley Woods 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
San Mateo County Times
Burlingame High School
University of California Berkeley
Sacred Heart Prep
Woods, Haley
Subjects Sports
Softball players
People Woods, Haley