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#2 - Tricia Speziale
2002-03 Softball
POS.
IF
B/T
R/R
HT.
5'6"
YR.
Sr.
HOMETOWN
Elmhurst, Ill.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
York
Tricia Speziale

2003: Appeared in 18 games for the Crusaders ... named Mid-Continent Conference Player of the Week on March 10 ... hit .380 in 50 at bats for the Crusaders ... tallied three-hit games against Sacred Heart and IUPUI ... drove in two runs three times ... posted a .475 on base percentage ... recorded a six-game hitting streak in April.

2002: Sat out the season as a red-shirt with a knee injury.

2001: Appeared in 43 games for the Brown and Gold, starting 42 ... led the team with 12 walks ... recorded three multi-hit games ... homered against Illinois-Chicago.

2000: Played in 42 games, starting all of them ... led the team with two homeruns ... recorded eight multi-hit games ... led the Crusaders by drawing 17 walks ... was third on the team with a .270 batting average ... scored two runs against Oakland after going 2-for-2 with two walks.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Dukes ... three-time All-Conference selection ... three-time All-Area selection ... invited to the Illinois State Hitting Derby as a senior.

Personal: Tricia is the daughter of Bob and Nora Speziale ... majors are secondary education and Spanish ... born April 15, 1981.

M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler