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Theresa Hornick

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Edmonds, Wash.

High School:
Seattle Prep

Height:
6-0

Position:
Pitcher

Birthdate:
04/28/1981

VILLANOVA 2002 Big East Pitcher of the Year ? 2002 First Team All-Big East ? 2002 Second Team All-Northeast Region ? 2001 First Team All-Northeast Region ? 2001 Second Team All-Big East ? Career save leader (13) at Villanova ? Has thrown three no-hitters, including a perfect game against Monmouth in 2001 ? Ranks in the Top-5 of five major pitching categories at Villanova: saves (13, 1st), no-hitters (3, T-2nd), shutouts (15, T-2nd), wins (43, 4th), and strikeouts (439, 3rd) ? Tied a Wildcat single-game record for strikeouts in a game with 16 versus Princeton.

Theresa Hornick


2002: Big East Pitcher of the Year ? Second Team All-Northeast Region ? First Team All-Big East selection ? Preseason Big East Pitcher of the Year ? Tied a single-season record with 22 wins ? Pitched her third career no-hitter versus Connecticut (4/29/02) ? Tied a single-game record with 16 strikeouts in a loss to Princeton (4/4/02) ? Became only the third pitcher in the program?s history to have 200 strikeouts in a season ? With two saves last season, she became the career leader with 13 saves ? In league play, led the Big East in appearances (19), strikeouts (103) and opponents' batting average (.131) ? Ranked second in conference games only with 12 wins, 104.2 innings pitched, and four shutouts ? Posted a 0.80 ERA in Big East games only, third best in the conference ? Made a team-high 41 appearances and 32 starts, including 12 complete games and seven shutouts ? Finished the year with a 1.32 ERA going 22-10 overall with two saves ? On the year she limited the Wildcat opponents to a .171 batting average in 206.2 innings and averaged X.XX strikeouts per seven innings ? Struck out 13 in Villanova?s loss to Pittsburgh on 4/1/02.

2001: First Team All-Northeast Region ?Second Team All-Big East selection ... Big East Academic All-Star ... Set the single season ERA mark with 0.90 ERA in 34 appearances and 23 starts ... Set record for shutouts in a season with eight ... Tied a Villanova record pitching two no-hitters in a season, including a perfect game versus Monmouth (3/7/01) ... Two saves shy of becoming the career saves leader ... Among Big East players, ranked fourth in wins (18), eighth in strikeouts (155), tied for first in saves (3), tied for fourth in shutouts (8), third in opposing batting average (.164), third in appearances (34), and second in pitching (0.90) ... In conference games only, ranked fifth in wins (7), seventh in strikeouts (69), tied for second in saves (1), eighth in opposing batting average (.188), second in appearances (14), and first in games started (12). 2000: Big East Academic All-Star ... Finished second in the nation in saves (8) ... Set a single-season record with eight saves ? Recorded a 1.06 earned run average in 27 appearances ... Finished the season 3-7 overall with one complete game ... Struck out 75 in 66.1 innings, walking 24 and giving up 16 runs, 10 earned ... Opponents hit just .200 off her.

High School:Earned four varsity letters in softball for head coach Jeff Pietz ... Four-time Metro League Pitcher of the Year ... Voted 1999 Gatorade Softball Player of the Year for the State of Washington ... Had a career record of 65-12 with 958 strikeouts and 0.95 ERA.

Personal: Political science major ... One of three children of Joe Hornick ... Has two older brothers: Robert (25) and Paul (23) ... Played A.S.A. for Aphis Gold ... Played for the Rabestos Brakettes out of Stratford, Conn., in the summer of 2001 ... Will be commissioned as a second lieutenant in the Marines in May of 2003... Born on 4/28/81.

Theresa's Career Stats

YearERAW-LAPPGSCGSHOSVIPHRERBBSOWPHBP
2000 (Fr.)1.063-727510866.14816102475136
2001 (So.)0.9018-334231483147.185271926155919
2002 (Jr.)1.3222-1041321272206.21255239612092026
Career Stats1.1343-2010233271515420.12589568114394251
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