Biography - Stephanie DeLuca / Softball
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Stephanie DeLuca
   Class   Graduated in 2011
   Position   1B
   Height   5-9
   Hometown   Yonkers, N.Y.
   High School   Ursuline
 
Career Highlights:

Finished her career with 13 home runs
Named to the America East Spring Academic Team in 2010 and 2011
Named to the America East Academic Honor Roll all four years

Senior Season (2011):

Started 45 games at first base
Ranked third on the team with eight doubles and tied for third with six home runs
Belted her first career grand slam against Siena on April 6
Went 6-for-10 in the series against Hartford March 26-27
Hit .444 (4-for-9) in the series against Albany April 9-10
Turned in eight multiple-hit games and had five multiple-RBI performances
Named to the America East Spring Academic Team
Awarded the SUNY Chancellor's Award for Student Excellence
A COSIDA Academic All-District Honoree
Named to the America East Academic Honor Roll

Junior Season (2010):

Started all 43 games at first base
Named the America East Player of the Week April 5
Ranked third on the team with six home runs, 28 RBI, a .404 on-base-percentage and a .529 slugging percentage
Ranked fourth on the team in batting (.306), hits (37) and total bases (64)
Had 14 extra-base hits
Had six games with two or more RBI
Was 3-for-4 with four RBI, a double and a home run against UMBC April 2
Was 2-for-4 with four RBI and a home run at Boston Univ. April 25
Posted a nine-game hitting streak (March 31-April 4)
Chosen to the America East All-Academic Team
Named to the America East Academic Honor Roll

Sophomore Season (2009):

Started 33 games on the season, including 18 as the designated hitter
Homered against UMBC on April 8
Named to the America East Academic Honor Roll

Freshman Season (2008):

Appeared in 24 game with three starts
Went 2-for-3 and scored a run vs. Cornell on April 30
Named to the America East Academic Honor Roll

Before Binghamton

A three-year letter winner at The Ursuline School
Named All-League and Honorable Mention All-Section
A three-time NYS Scholar-Athlete
The team captain her senior year
The Ursuline School advanced to sectionals in 2005
A member of the U-18 Hudson River Panthers travel ball team which earned a bid to Nationals in 2007

Personal

Born Oct. 31, 1989
Parents are Les and Joan DeLuca
Majored in biology
Inducted into the National College Athlete Honors Society in April 2009

CAREER HIGHS:

Runs:
2, six times, most recently vs. Albany (4-10-11)
Hits: 3, vs. UMBC (4-2-10) and vs. Hartford (3-26-11)
RBI: 4, three times, most recently vs. Siena (4-6-11)
Longest Hitting Streak: 9 games (3-31-10 to 4-4-10)

MISCELLANEOUS:

Career Multiple-Hit Games:
22
Career Multiple-RBI Games: 13