Softball

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Erika Polidori
Erika Polidori

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brantford, Ontario, Canada

High School:
St. John's College

Height:
5-4

Position:
C/OF

Major:
Nursing (Direct Admit)



04/23/2014

LATE OAKLAND RALLY FALLS SHORT AGAINST TOLEDO, 8-6

OU scored four runs in the seventh inning to cut the deficit on opening day.

04/22/2014

OAKLAND OPENS HOME PLAY AGAINST TOLEDO ON WEDNESDAY

The Golden Grizzlies will host the Rockets for one non-conference game.

04/17/2014

OAKLAND SEEKS TO ELABORATE ON LEAGUE PLAY AT VALPARAISO

The Golden Grizzlies have played just two conference games this season.

04/16/2014

NINE GOLDEN GRIZZLIES HONORED AS ALL-AMERICAN ATHLETES BY NSCA

Humm, Rusnak, Baker, Nowak, Brosseau, Polidori, Muron, Alters and Vitella receive the award.

04/11/2014

OAKLAND HOSTS THE GESPYS

Bethany Watterworth and Nick Kristock win top senior award.

09/29/2013

Grizz Vision with Erika Polidori

Erika Polidori discusses being on the Canadian National Softball Team, and the Fall Schedule for the Oakland Golden Grizzlies.

04/23/2014

Oakland vs. Toledo

Oakland hosted Toledo in a mid-week non-league contest on April 23.

04/09/2014

Oakland vs. Central Michigan

Oakland dropped both games of a doubleheader at Central Michigan on April 9.

03/01/2014

Oakland vs. Mount St. Mary's and Campbell

Oakland split a pair of games in the USF Under Armour Invitational on March 1.

02/28/2014

Oakland vs. Quinnipiac and St. Bonaventure

Oakland took two games in its first day in the USF Under Armour Invitational.

02/25/2014

Oakland vs. Ave Maria

Oakland swept Ave Maria on Feb. 25 in Ave Maria, Fla.

Game-by-Game Stats | Career Stats

2013
▪ Earned Academic All-Summit League honors
▪ Named CollegeSportsMadness.com All-Summit League Second Team
▪ Started all 31 games
▪ Led the team in batting average (.306), hits (30), runs (16), RBIs (12), on-base percentage (.387) and slugging percentage (.459)
▪ Had three hits including a home run and score three runs against Presbyterian (Feb. 16)
▪ Hit a three-run home run against Florida A&M (Feb. 21)
▪ Went 2-for-5 with two extra-base hits, two RBIs and two runs scored at Toledo (Apr. 9)
▪ Drove in two runs and score a run against Toledo (Apr. 23)

2012
▪ All-Summit League first team selection
▪ Started and played in 40 games on the season
▪ Led team with a .379 average, hits (44), runs (23) and stolen bases (17)
▪ Went 2-for-4 with a home run against Longwood (Feb. 24)
▪ Had two hits including a home run and scored twice at IPFW (March 16)
▪ Drove in two runs on two hits against Eastern Michigan (March 28)
▪ Hit two doubles with an RBI against Western Illinois (April 1)
▪ Finished 4-for-4 with three extra-base hits and scored three runs against South Dakota State (April 13)
▪ Ended season with 14 multi-hit games

2011
▪ All-Summit League second team selection
▪ Saw action in 44 games, starting all but one game
▪ Had 10 doubles, two triples and four home runs, scored 32 runs, drove in 21 runs, stole 11 bases and batted .326
▪ Her 32 runs scored was second best in single-season OU history
▪ Was 3-for-4, scored two runs, drove in three runs and had an inside-the-park home run versus South Carolina State (Feb. 22)
▪ Had 11 multi-hit games
▪ Recorded a 13-game hitting streak, second longest in OU history
▪ Had just two errors in her last 96 chances
▪ Drove in four runs versus Southern Utah (April 16) and Michigan State (April 27)

High School
▪ Lettered in softball for coach Melanie Malecki
▪ Also lettered in basketball, volleyball, track, rugby and soccer
▪ Girl Athlete of the Year

Travel Ball
Brantford Bobcats (2002-present)
▪ Four Provincial and two national championships

Academic Achievement
Honor Roll
Athletic Society

Most Memorable Athletic Achievement
Hitting .647 with seven stolen bases in the playoff round of the Canadian Nationals

Personal
Parents: Cheryl and Ron Polidori
Siblings: Andrea, Lucas

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