UNCG Softball BIO
3 Tatiana Alcala

2015 (Senior):
Saw action in all 47 games, starting all 47 in centerfield ... set a new career high with a .320 average with 41 hits, 19 runs scored, three doubles, three triples and eight RBI ... was 4-for-4 in stolen bases ... threw out a team high six runners in the outfield ... had multiple hits in 11 games, including a 3-for-4 effort in game two of a doubleheader against Radford (April 28) ... collected two hits in four-straight games starting with Iona (Feb. 28), George Washington (Feb. 28), North Carolina A&T (March 3) and Ohio (March 6) ... went 5-for-8 in a three-game series at Chattanooga (March 21-22) ... during conference play hit .366 (third best on the team) with 15 hits and six runs scored ... finished the season with a seven-game hitting streak and picked up 10 hits in 22 at bats ... ended her senior season with three hits in the SoCon Tournament against Mercer (May 6), ETSU (May 7) and Western Carolina (May 7).   

Played and started all 57 games at shortstop ... set career marks in average (.294), hits (50), runs scored (28), doubles (3), triples (4) and RBI (18) ... led the SoCon with 127 assists at shortstop ...went 2-for-3 against Presbyterian (Feb. 9) ... had a triple and two RBI against Norfolk State (Feb. 16) ... had multiple hits against Army (Feb. 21) ... started a eight-game hitting streak from Feb. 23 through Mar. 5 ... drove in a career-high five RBI against Bucknell (Feb. 28), including a three-run triple and a two-run double ... three-straight games with two hits against UNCW (Mar. 1), Bucknell (Mar. 2) and North Carolina A&T (Mar. 5) ... scored two runs in game two against Gardner-Webb (Mar. 11) ... went 2-for-4 with a run scored in the series finale against Georgia Southern (Mar. 16) ... had a four-game hitting streak from Mar. 27 through Mar. 30 ... went 2-for-4 in the series finale against Furman (April 6) ... had three hits, a run scored and an RBI in the series against Western Carolina (April 12-13) ... was 2-for-3 with a RBI single in game two at Charlotte (April 16) ... went 3-for-6 with two runs and four RBI in the doubleheader against Charlotte (April 23) ... had a 2-for-4 game with a RBI in game two at Appalachian State (April 26) ... was 5-for-8 with four runs scored, a triple and three RBI in a three-game series against Elon (May 3-4) ... had three hits in the SoCon tournament (May 7-10), including a RBI against Chattanooga in the championship.

3 (Sophomore): 
Was a 2013 Southern Conference second team selection in the outfield ... hit .269 starting all 57 games with 43 hits, 25 runs scored, two doubles, three triples and 12 RBI ... threw out six runners from the outfield ... set a new career high with 14 stolen bases ... had 11 multi-hit games and four multi-RBI games ... picked up two hits, two RBI and a double against Quinnipiac (Feb. 23) ... scored a run in three-straight games against Eastern Illinois (Feb. 17) and Quinnipiac twice (Feb. 23, Feb. 24) ... had three hits in the series against Samford, including a 2-for-2 game with an RBI (March 9) ... went 5-for-9 with two RBI and a triple in the series against Western Carolina (Mar. 16-17) ... picked up her fourth multi-RBI game against Furman (Mar. 23) ... lined a triple and scored a run in game two against Virginia Tech (April 2) ... went 3-for-4 with two runs scored in the doubleheader against Liberty (April 10) ... picked up four hits in the series against Appalachian State (April 13-14) ... had a 3-for-4 effort against UNCW (April 16) with a stolen base ... had a nine-game hitting streak from April 2 through April 18 ... picked up two hits in the SoCon Tournament with a stolen base against Samford (May 10).  

2012 (Freshman):
Started 45 of 48 appearances for the Spartans at third base, second base, shortstop and as an outfielder during freshman season … had 13 hits, 22 runs, one double, one home run, six RBI and a perfect 6-for-6 in stolen bases … was third on the team with 68 assists in the field … added her first career home run at Appalachian State (Mar. 10) that included a 2-for-4 effort with two RBI … set a season best with three hits at Gardner-Webb (Mar. 22) and had two RBI … produced two RBI against Rider (Feb. 26) … finished the season with two multi-hit games against Appalachian State (Mar. 10) and Gardner-Webb (Mar. 22).  

High school
Four-time All-Pacific View League infielder for Pacifica High School, earning first-team honors twice … was inducted into the Ventura County Sports Hall of Fame as a senior … was Pacifica’s Ventura County Sports Hall of Fame Athlete of the Year … earned the team’s Coaches Award as a freshman and was the Tritons’ MVP as a junior and senior … holds the school record with 86 stolen bases … named Pacifica’s Female Athlete of the Year, becoming the first softball player in school history to earn the award … was also a team captain and two-time all-league selection in basketball … was the team’s offensive player of the year as a freshman and defensive player of the year as a junior and senior … selected for the East vs. West All-Star Game … helped Pacifica to three straight Pacific View titles in basketball … was a scholar-athlete all four years in both sports … valedictorian of the Teaching Educational Careers Academy … United States Marine Corps Distinguished Athlete … earned the Triton Lamp Award for consecutive semesters of a 3.75 GPA or better … played for Victory USA Gold for a year and Pumas Gold for two … helped Pumas Gold to third place at the ASA nationals.

Tatiana Alcala ... born April 7, 1993, in Oxnard, Calif. ... daughter of Alfredo and Maria Alcala ... has two older siblings, Alfredo III and Jesica, and a younger brother, David … brother Alfredo pitched at Oxnard College and the University of Dubuque (Iowa) … Jesica played shortstop at Oxnard College and Dakota State (S.D.) University … Jesica is also in the Ventura County Sports Hall of Fame … major is Human Development and Family Studies.


Position: Outfielder
Height: 5'4"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Oxnard, Calif.
High School: Pacifica
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