Pontecorvo, an infielder/pitcher at Hanford West High School, hit .338 last season with 27 hits, 23 RBI and a team-best 11 doubles. She added a .513 slugging percentage and .979 fielding percentage. In the circle, she had a 15-4 record with a 1.61 ERA in 100 innings pitched. Pontecorvo is a two-time West Yosemite League second team selection and named to the 2011 Sentinel All-Kings County softball team. She plays travel ball for the Central California Dirt Dogs 18 Gold.