On Pollock: Came back from a late-season injury to have strong fall and winter workouts ... fantastic, natural hitter ... will start at right field after a successful 2004 campaign in the position ... heady outfielder with a knack for reading the ball off the bat.
As a Junior in 2004: Started 54 games ... put together nine multi-hit games and drove in 11 runs ... had two hits and an RBI in second game of Virginia doubleheader (April 25) ... went 2-for-4 and scored a run vs. James Madison (April 17) ... scored a run in 6-2 win over George Mason (April 6) ... 2-for-4 with a RBI against Columbia (March 27) ... had a 2-for-2 day at the plate, driving in two runs in victory over Pittsburgh (March 27) ... went 2-for-4 with three RBI against Winthrop (March 6) ... had two hits and scored two runs vs. Stony Brook (Feb. 29) ... went 3-for-4 and drove in Maryland's only run against Hofstra (Feb. 20).
As a Sophomore in 2003: Proved to be a clutch pinch hitter for the Terrapins ... appeared in 47 games and started 13 ... .298 batting average ranked fifth-best among her teammates ... led the Terps with four pinch-hits ... a member of Maryland's 2002-03 Intercollegiate Athletics Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll and the 2002-03 ACC Honor Roll ... drilled a home run and had a perfect 3-for-3 day at the plate with four RBI against Maryland-Eastern Shore (May 1) ... knocked in two runs in a win over Morgan State (April 23) ... went 2-for-4 with a RBI and two runs scored against Troy State (March 22).
As a Freshman in 2002: Led freshmen in batting average (.248) ... 31 hits were tops among freshmen and fifth-best on the team ... tied for fourth on the squad with two home runs ... knocked in more runs than any other freshman (14) ... collected five multiple-hit games and three-multiple RBI games ... put together a season-high five-game hit streak from March 14 to March 22 ... collected three hits between ACC competitors Virginia and Georgia Tech during the Tar Heel Invitational (April 6) ... went 3-for-6 with two runs scored and one RBI in a doubleheader against LaSalle (March 15) ... pieced together a two-hit, one RBI and one run scored performance in a doubleheader sweep at Delaware (March 14) ... collected two singles, two runs scored and a RBI against Brigham Young in the Speedline Invitational (March 7) ... had a 2-for-3 day at the plate and scored two runs against Seton Hall in the USF-Holiday Inn Tournament (Feb. 22) ... went 1-for-3 and drove in Maryland's only run against ACC rival Florida State (Feb. 16) ... hit her second home run against Samford during the Bama Bash to stake Maryland's 4-0 victory (Feb. 10) ... belted a two-run homer in her collegiate debut against Evansville to give Maryland a 4-3 win in the Bama Bash (Feb. 8).
Before Maryland: A local standout from Severna Park High School ... a four-time recipient of Coaches All-County and Capital All-County accolades ... a three-time first team All-Metro selection by the Baltimore Sun ... named team captain her junior and senior seasons.
Personal: Daughter of Sandy and Gary Pollock ... has one sister, Jody, and a brother, Tim ... a member of the National Honor Society ... an education major.
Pollock at the plate... Year G-GS Avg. AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB 2002 45-43 .248 125 11 31 2 0 2 14 0-0 2003 28-13 .298 47 8 14 0 0 2 11 0-0 2004 54-54 .215 149 16 32 3 0 0 11 2-2 Total 127-110 .240 321 35 77 5 0 4 36 2-2