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Kristina DeMello

Kristina DeMello

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mead, Wash.

High School:
Mt. Spokane HS

Last College:
Miami Dade CC

Height:
5-6

Position:
P

B/T:
R/R

2010
• Pitched .2 inning allowing no hits in relief against FIU (5/22) • Pitched 2.1 innings and tallied three strikeouts in against UTEP (5/8)
• Pitched 2.2 innings of scoreless relief and tallied two strikeouts in game two against Tulsa (4/24)
• Pitched 5.0 innings and tallied four strikeouts against Bethune-Cookman (4/21)
• Pitched 6.0 innings in game two against UAB (4/17)
• Received the win after 8.0 innings in the second contest against Marshall (4/10)
• Made a 1.0 inning appearance of relief in the final contest against East Carolina (4/3)
• In the circle, she pitched 8.0 innings allowing only two runs in the second contest against East Carolina (4/2)
• Pitched all 9.0 innings in game two against Southern Miss. allowing only two runs (3/27)
• Appeared in 6.0 innings in the second contest vs Cornell allowing only two runs (3/25)
• Made a 5.0 inning appearance in the first game against Cornell (3/24)
• Pitched 7.0 innings in game two against Houston and allowed only one run in the contest (3/20)
• In 4.1 innings of work in the circle, she tallied four strikeouts against Maine (3/9)
• Started in the contest vs. Providence and put on a solid performance in 6.0 innings posting three strikeouts (3/6)
• In 6.0 innings of work in the circle, she tallied three strikeouts against Nebraska (2/27)
• Made a 4.0 inning appearance against Arkansas and only allowed two hits while posting three strikeouts in the contest (2/26)
• Pitched 7.0 innings against Florida A&M and posted six strikeouts in the contest (2/20)
• Made a 3.0 inning appearance and tallied two strikeouts while holding North Florida to only two hits (2/19)
• Pitched 6.0 innings against Stetson and tallied seven strikeouts (2/17)
• Made a 2.0 inning appearance against Georgia and had a strike out (2/13)

2009
• Finished the season with a 2.69 ERA
• Posted an 8-8 record on the season with 92 strikeouts in 112 innings pitched
• Held opposing batters to a .254 batting average
• Posted two shutouts in 10 complete games
• Earned the win in the circle in game two vs. UTEP, allowing only two runs on three hits, while striking out nine, in a complete-game outing (5/2)
• Threw her second-consecutive complete game at Memphis, giving up only one earned run on five hits (4/24)
• Picked up the complete-game victory in the nightcap at Houston, allowing only one run on three hits, while striking out seven (4/19)
• Fanned a career-high 13 batters, while allowing only one run on four hits in a complete-game victory over Southern Miss (4/4)
• Posted six strikeouts in 4.0 innings of work vs. Kennesaw State (3/10)
• Had five strikeouts in a complete-game shutout win over FAMU (2/28)
• Allowed only one run on four hits with three strikeouts in the win over Illinois Chicago (2/20)
• Tallied a career-high seven strikeouts to earn her first win vs. George Mason in a complete-game outing (2/14)
• Made her UCF debut in the season-opener vs. Texas Tech, striking out four batters in 4.1 innings of work (2/6)

Prior to UCF
• Played two years at Miami Dade Community College
• Earned NJCAA All-America first team honors and NFCA first team honors in 2008
• Was named the Florida Pitcher of the Year
• Garnered FCCAA All-State Team recognition
• Made the All-Southern Conference first team and the Lead off Classic All-Tournament Team as a sophomore
• Graduated from Mt. Spokane High School, earning three varsity softball letters for head coach Carl Adams
• As a sophomore a Mt. Spokane, helped lead her team to its first trip to regionals in school history
• Helped her team advance to the 4A State Tournament for the first time in school history as a junior
• Earned GSL second team honors in 2005 and first team honors in 2006
• Played travel ball for the Spokane Sliders

Personal
• Born in Spokane, Wash.
• Daughter of Ken and Karen DeMello

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