3 Kristen Leung
3 Kristen Leung
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Manhasset, NY
High School: Manhasset
Position: P
Major: Psychology
Bats/Throws: R/R
Residential College: Silliman

2013: Second on the Yale pitching staff in ERA… Started four times in the circle… Tossed 1.1 innings of scoreless relief to earn victory over New Mexico… Struck out a season-high five in three innings against Bradley… Didn’t allow an earned run in four innings of relief against Cornell to earn the victory.

2012: Second on the Yale pitching staff in ERA, wins, innings and strikeouts despite having major back surgery in the offseason… Recipient of the team’s Most Improved Player Award… Tossed her first career shutout, a three-hitter in the season finale against Brown.

2011: Second on the pitching staff in wins (4), innings (57.0) and ERA (4.91)... Earned her first victory in her first appearance, tossing three scoreless innings against Loyola, Ill... Struck out a career-high seven in win over Rider... Winning pitcher in Ivy games against Penn and Brown.

Off the Field: Psychology Honor Society (Present)…Interned at Worldview Entertainment, New York, NY and researched potential investors for motion pictures/films and assisted in the communication with current investors, maintained and managed film expenditures, analyzed and filtered scripts presented to the company and wrote script coverage and promoted/tracked company through various media outlets and facilitated the transition to new office space (Summer 2012)…Intern at Yale Athletics as Game Day Contest Management Staff Member to provide assistance and direction for guests attending Yale sporting events (Fall 2010 – present)…Instructor at Manhasset-PAL Softball League teaching community softball camp attendees fundamentals of softball (Summer 2010)…Private Tutor in Mathematics and Spanish for high school and elementary students (2009 - 2010)…Member of Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority, Epsilon Tau Chapter and appointed Convention Awards Chairperson (2011)…Member of Kiphuth Leadership Academy: Student leaders on Yale Varsity Athletic teams work together with their peers to learn, develop and practice the skills associated with successful leadership qualities (2012-present)…Member Manhasset Junior Coalition Against Breast Cancer (2006 - 2010)…Co-Founder of Daughter’s of Mary, St. Mary’s Church (2006 - 2010)

Before Yale: Manhasset High School’s record holder in career wins, earned run average and strikeouts… Three-time all-county selection…. Named all division in 2006… Earned all-conference recognition in 2008… Three-time team captain… Helped lead Manhasset to two conference championships… Played for the Long Island Express 18-and-under select team… Daughter of Joseph and Dorothy Leung.

Personal: Member of National Honor Society… Also played field hockey at Manhasset.

2011 21/6 4-3 0 57.0 92 40 26 24 4.91
2012 19/11 3-9 0 75.0 112 60 36 24 5.60
Career 58/21 9-15 0 174.1 278 132 94 66 5.30