ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
9 - Stephanie Krysiak
Stephanie Krysiak
Year: Senior
Hometown: The Woodlands, Texas
High School: The Woodlands
Position: Outfield
Bats/Throws: L/R

Senior • 2010
Received All-Ivy League honorable mention … Tied school record for most games started in a career with 180 … Was 2 for 3 with an RBI sacrifice fly and a stolen base against Providence March 6 … Went 3 for 3 in a 2-1 win over Northern Illinois March 12 … Put together a nine-game hitting streak from March 28 to Apr. 10 … Went 2 for 3 with an RBI and a run scored against Fairfield March 28 … Was 2 for 3 with a double, two runs scored and two RBI against Princeton Apr. 2 … Collected three hits, two runs scored, two RBI and two stolen bases in two games at Holy Cross Apr. 6 … Named to the Ivy League Honor Roll Apr. 6 … Was 2 for 4 with an RBI and a run scored against Penn Apr. 10 … Was 1 for 3 with two RBI in game one against Columbia Apr. 11 … Was 1 for 1 with three sacrifice hits against Boston College Apr. 15 … Went 1 for 2 with a double and a run scored in game one of the Ivy League Championship series against Cornell and followed with a 2 for 3 showing in game two.

Junior • 2009
Started all 44 games in the outfield … Was 2 for 3 with one run scored in a 4-1 win over Stony Brook in the opening game of the Miken Classic March 6 … Was 2 for 4 with one run scored and three putouts in 10-6 win over Eastern Michigan in the Highlander Classic March 22 … Recorded three hits and two runs in 8-1 win over Bryant March 26 … Went 1 for 3 with one run in 5-2 win over Penn March 30 … Named to the Ivy League Honor Roll April 1.

Sophomore • 2008
Made 43 starts in center field and appeared in 44 games ... Batted .260 with 18 runs and 26 hits ... Was 9 for 26 (.346) with two outs ... Scored two runs and had two hits in a 10-3 win against Columbia April 6 ... Scored three runs and had two hits, including a triple, in a 13-0 win against Brown April 19 ... Recorded five multi-hit games.

Freshman • 2007
A second-team All-Ivy League selection after starting all 46 games in centerfield as a rookie ... Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week March 27 ... Led team and tied for second in the league with three triples ... Ranked second on the team in stolen bases (seven), second (tie) in doubles (six), fourth in runs (24), fourth in hits (42), fourth in total bases (54), fifth in batting (.309) and fifth in slugging (.397) ... Went 3 for 3 with two doubles, two runs scored and one driven in in the rain-interrupted game against Dartmouth to clinch homefield advantage in the league championship (April 28 and May 2) ... The first part of that game started a six-game hit streak that included the Ivy League Championship and Harvard’s NCAA opener against Hofstra (May 18) ... Tripled and scored to the first of Harvard’s five sixth-inning runs to rally past Dartmouth, 11-8, and clinch the division title (May 1) ... Had a six-game hit streak earlier (March 23-29) that included five two-hit games ... Also included in that stretch was the Mercer Nissan Invitational, where she was 9 for 16, sharing the team lead in hits, batting average (.563) and runs (five) ... Drove in the lone run in Harvard’s 1-0 semifinal win at Mercer and had two hits and two runs, including the winning score, in the 5-4 championship win against Wright State (March 25) ... Was 3 for 3 with two runs driven in and two scored in second game of doubleheader sweep against Brown (April 21) ... Went a combined 5 for 8 with two runs and two RBI in sweep of Penn to open Ivy play (March 31) ... Notched first career hit in second game of the season against Michigan State (March 3).

Before Harvard
Started four seasons of softball for The Woodlands High School softball team and earned all-county honors each season ... Played rightfield as a freshman and center her final three years ... Captained team as a senior ... Earned all-state, all-state academic and all-city (Houston) recognition in 2006 ... Team MVP in 2005 and Best Offensive Player Award winner three years ... Graduated magna cum laude ... Member of National Honor Society ... Taught Catholic education classes at church and member of Lifeteen Catholic student group.

Personal
Sister, Beth, plays softball at Centenary College ... Concentrating in English and American Literature and Language ... Member of the Catholic Student Association.