Name: Ally Carda
Position: Pitcher/Infield
Sport: Softball
Discipline(s): Softball
Height: 5-8
DOB: 1/15/1993
Hometown: Elk Grove, Calif.
College: UCLA - 2015
Team/Club: Lady Magic
Olympic Experience
  • 2020 Olympic Silver Medalist
World Championship Experience
  • 2016 WBSC Women's World Championship Gold Medalist; Threw 6.1 innings with 12 strikeouts and one hit allowed for a 0.00 ERA, Hit .333 (1-for-3) with a home run, 3 RBI and two runs scored
  • 2011 WBSC Junior Women's World Championship Gold Medalist; Was 1-0 in the circle with 23 strikeouts, hit .500 with seven RBI and eight runs scored
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019 Japan Cup Gold Medalist; Had a 2.33 ERA and 2 strikeouts in 3 innings pitched; Went 1-for-1 at the plate with 3 walks, 2 RBI and 4 runs scored
  • 2019 USA Softball International Cup Gold Medalist; Went 2-1 in the circle with 17 strikeouts and a 0.99 ERA in 14.1 innings pitched; Had 7 plate appearances with 1 run scored
  • 2018 Japan Cup Gold Medalist; Pitched 3.1 innings with a 0.00 ERA and two strikeouts
  • 2017 Pan American Championship Gold Medalist; Had a 3-1 record with a 2.15 ERA in 13 innings pitched
  • 2015 Pan American Games Silver Medalist; Pitched three innings with three strikeouts, hit .333 with one RBI and two runs scored
  • 2015 Japan Cup MVP; Led the U.S. pitching staff with a 0.00 ERA in 14 innings pitched
  • 2010 Pan American (18-Under) Gold Medalist
Personal: Wears No. 3...Daughter of Jim and Heather Carda...Has two brothers, Eric and Jack...Three things she loves doing: Dancing, softball, going to the beach and rearranging my room...Three favorite drinks are Coke, cookies and cream milkshakes and orange juice...Favorite Activity: Paddle Boarding, Hiking...Favorite Color: Turquoise


2015: Back-to-back Pac-12 Player of the Year ...Named NFCA First Team All-American, NFCA West All-Region First Team, All-Pac-12 First Team, All-Pac-12 Defensive Team Honorable Mention, a Top 26 finalist for the USA Softball National Player of the Year and a Top 10 finalist for the Senior CLASS Award.

2014: NFCA First Team All-American ...Top Three Finalist for the USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year Award ...Pac-12 Conference Player of the Year, also earned All-Pac-12 First Team and NFCA All-Region First Team honors.

2013: Named First Team NFCA All-Region and All-Pac-12.

2012: Named to the Second Team NFCA All-West Region squad and the All-Pac-12 Freshman Team.

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