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19 Tessa Kroll

2016: Made 26 appearances, including 22 starts … finished the year with a 5.62 ERA and a 5-17 record after a team-leading 127.0 innings of work …  led the team with 70 strikeouts … finished the year with 14 complete games … threw five games where she only allowed one run, including an eight-inning game with Yale on April 1 where she allowed no earned runs and only five hits … won her first start of the season with a 4-1 victory over Maryland on Feb. 26.

2015: Got the start in 21 games during her junior season ... Went 7-10 with a 4.21 ERA, striking out 47 in 98.0 innings pitched ... Earned her first win of the season by going 8.0 innings and striking out five in an extra-inning victory over Hawaii (3/17) ... Posted a complete shutout over Harvard (3/27) surrendering two hits with two strikeouts ... Tallied another shutout victory over Brown (4/4) giving up just four hits and striking out four ... Defeated Yale the following day, giving up three earned runs in 5.2 innings ... Got the start in game two at Manhattan (4/7) and struckout five in another complete game victory, giving up one run on eight hits ... Struckout five in a five-inning 10-2 win over Saint Peter's (4/16) ... Gave up two earned runs in a complete game victory over Penn (4/25).
2014: Appeared in 14 games, starting 5 of them … Finished the season with a 3-3 record, 4.87 ERA, 46 IP, and 47 strikeouts … Won against Manhattan (Mar. 19), Lafayette (Mar. 19), and at Cornell (Apr. 19/ Game 1) … Picked up the save in a 7-4 victory over Rider University (Mar. 23/ Game 1), pitching 3.2 innings, allowing one run and striking out six … Pitched seven innings against Princeton (Apr. 13/ Game 1) without allowing an earned run.

2013: Featured in 10 games with three starts in the circle … Ended the season with a 1-2 record, one save and shutout … Posted an ERA of 2.25 … Made collegiate debut, tossing 2.2 innings against Lehigh (Mar. 2) … Earned first win with a complete-game shutout of Rider (Mar. 19), allowing five hits and striking out personal-best five batters … Picked up the save after recording the final two outs against Marist (Apr. 16/Game 2).

York Community: Varsity pitcher and first baseman for York Community High School all four years ... Led the Dukes to two regional titles in 2010 and 2012 ... In 2012, she posted a 1.70 ERA with 123 strikeouts ... Tossed a no-hitter against Elk Grove, Illinois' top-ranked team, en route to being selected as team MVP in 2012 ... Four-time WSS All-Conference Team ... Three-time DuPage County All-Area Team selection ... Chicago Tribune 2012 Scholar-Athlete Team ... Played club ball for the Illinois Hawks Gold team.
Personal: Biomedical engineering major enrolled in the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Sciences... National Merit Scholarship Finalist, Illinois State Scholar, National Hispanic Scholar, and member of the National Honor Society... Daughter of Elodia and Cary Kroll... Born on Mar. 16, 1994.

 
CAREER STATISTICS
YEAR ERA W-L APP GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR BF BAVG WP HBP BK SFA SHA
2013 2.25 1-2 10 3 1 1/0 1 28.0 36 14 9 12 15 1 1 0 129 .321 5 1 0 2 2
2014 4.87 3-3 14 5 2 0/0 1 46.0 60 41 32 22 47 13 0 4 221 .305 4 2 0 0 3
2015 4.21 7-10 21 21 9 2/0 0 98.0 135 75 59 32 47 17 3 13 438 .308 6 4 0 2 9
2016 5.62 5-17 26 22 14 0/0 0 127.0 191 120 102 42 70 35 6 13 620 .352 11 7 0 10 18
TOTAL 4.99 15-30 61 48 25 2/0 1 271.0 386 236 193 96 164 65 9 30 1,329 .328 21 13 0 12 30

 

Position: Pitcher
Year: Senior
Hometown: Elmhurst, Ill.
High School: York
College: SEAS
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