Named the 2010 and 2009 9-4A MVP... was a First Team All- American Pitcher/ESPN Rise recipient... earned First Team All-State pitcher and First Team TXSWA-Pitcher... named VYPE MVP and Wakeland team MVP... finished the 2010 season leading the area in wins, home runs, and RBI's in a regular season... on the mound, Cantu registered 58 consecutive scoreless innings, pitched three perfect games and recorded 22 shutout wins... as a junior, Cantu finished the season pitching 198 innings with a 26-7 record, 0.95 ERA with 311 strikeouts... earned first team 9-4A all-district honors and was a first team all-area-utility award winner... was a Texas Sports Writers Association All-State player and Louisville Slugger/NFCA South Central All-Region Second Team recipient... as a junior, she collected all-state pitcher honorable mention accolades and was a All-Collin County First Team recipient.
Off the Diamond
Cantu is the daughter of Ricardo and Debra Cantu... born August 18, 1992... has one sister-Ashley... major is still undecided.
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