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Tekae Malandris
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chula Vista, Calif.

High School:
Eastlake

Height:
5-11

Position:
P/U

B/T:
R/R

AS A JUNIOR (2003)
Pitched in 38 games...posted a 13-10 record with a team-best 1.92 ERA...collected 206 strikeouts...pitched 157.0 innings...allowed a .192 batters' average...pitched eight complete games with 5 shutouts...in BIG EAST games, was 7-2 with a 1.19 ERA...pitched 53.0 innings and struck out 57 batters...made 11 appearances and pitched nine complete games...pitched a BIG EAST Tournament win and was the winning pitcher in a 4-2 NCAA Tournament victory over Minnesota...BIG EAST second team selection...a BIG EAST Academic All-Star...BIG EAST Pitcher of the Week (May 6).

AS A SOPHOMORE (2002)
Played in 33 games, making 31 appearances on the mound...an All-BIG EAST second team member... a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ...collected a 10-10 mark on the mound with 18 games started, 11 complete games, six shutouts, and two saves...had the lowest ERA on the team with her 1.74 average...pitched 129 innings, striking out 136 batters while allowing 15 extra base hits...led the pitching staff in opponent batting average with a low mark of .184...had four games where she struck out 10 or more batters, including a season-best 12 against Seton Hall... finished in the top ten of five categories for single season marks with her efforts in 2002...her .184 opponent batters' average is third best among single-season ranks...BIG EAST Pitcher of the Week for April 8...pitched 11 BIG EAST games with a 5-3 mark...BIG EAST and ECAC Pitcher of the Week for April 8...Started nine conference games on the mound, finishing seven and collecting four shutouts and a save...Had conference's lowest ERA with a 0.55...Pitcher her first career no-hitter against Rutgers (April 8)...Allowed 31 hits in 63.2 conference innings pitched...made 31 appearances at the plate and collected a .129 batting average with a triple, home run, and four runs batted in...had 18 at-bats in conference play.

AS A FRESHMAN (2001)
A unanimous BIG EAST All-Rookie team selection ... played in 48 games, making 34 appearances on the mound ... split time between first base and pitching in the first half of the season, then moved to the mound in the second half ... had the second-lowest ERA in school history with her 1.32 mark; it was the lowest mark of all pitcher who had seen 100+ innings ... became just the third different pitcher in school history to strike out 100 or more batters ... started 16 games on the mound and had 12 complete games ... tossed four shutouts and combined with another pitcher for two more ... threw a team-high 159.2 innings ... struck out 166 batters while only walking 58 ... allowed just 30 earned runs (51 total) on a 110 hits ... did not give up a homerun all season ... accumulated a 9-14 record but was not benefited by run support ... BC was outscored 93-92 in her appearances on the mound, including 13 one-run losses and five 1-0 set-backs ... had two saves on the season ... struck out 12 against Furman (March 3) and 11 against Seton Hall (April 8) ... earned the win in the Eagles' 5-4 extra inning win over No. 22 Massachusetts (May 1) ... on six occasions struck out eight or more batters ... in her last two appearances of the season, struck out 17 batters in 7.0 innings ... batters hit only .188 against her ... at the plate, hit .213 with 16 hits in 75 at-bats ... drove in six runs and scored four more ... had two doubles and one home run ... her lone home run was a 10th-inning, game-winning blast to lift BC over Brown 4-3 (April 11) ... had six sacrifice hits ... stole one base on the season ... one of a handful of rookies who had an impact in the BIG EAST: had a 0.89 ERA in league games in 79.0 innings with eight complete games (15 appearances) ... was eighth in overall ERA and sixth in league ERA.

BEFORE BC
Was named captain of her Eastlake softball team in both 1998 and 2000 ... awarded the team's Most Valuable Player Award in for her efforts on the mound and at short stop ... a 1998 All-CIF second team selection ... selected as a 1998 and 1999 Scholastic All-CIF Student-Athlete in basketball for maintaining a 4.17 grade point average ... named to the San Diego Union Tribune All-Academic Team in both 1998 and 1999 ... a member of the 1998 CIF League champion basketball team ...was an all-league volleyball selection.

PERSONAL
Born on May 21, 1982... daughter of Connie and Carlos Malandris Jr....has a younger sister Kate...enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences as an English major.

CAREER BATTING STATISTICS Year GP/GS Ave. AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI 2001 48/42 .213 75 4 16 2 0 1 6 2002 14/12 .129 31 3 4 0 1 1 4 2003 12/7 .190 21 1 4 1 0 0 0 Career 74/61 .189 127 8 24 3 1 2 10

CAREER PITCHING STATISTICS Year App/GS ERA W-L CG SHO/CB SV IP H R ER BB K 2001 34/16 1.32 9-14 12 4/2 2 159.2 110 51 30 58 166 2002 31/18 1.74 10-10 11 6/1 2 129.0 86 52 32 42 136 2003 38/23 1.92 13-10 8 4/5 1 157.0 112 65 43 63 206 Career 103/57 1.65 32-34 31 14/8 5 445.2 308 168 105 163 508

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