Print  
#6 Tess Granath
Position: Utility Player
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
City/State: Santa Rosa, CA
High School: Maria Carillo HS
College: Roosevelt College
Major: Computer Science
Experience: 3 Letters

AS A JUNIOR IN 2011: Compiled a 7-5 record in 20 appearances before a shoulder injury shut down the right-hander in terms of pitching in 2011... Her 2.27 ERA was fourth-lowest in the conference... Appeard as the starting designated player five times in the NCAA Tournament, hitting .333 (4-for-12) in the NCAA Finals in Salem, Va.... Broke a 35-day hitless streak with a pinch-hit two-run single in the West Super Regional title game against Cal State San Bernardino on May 21, providing the game-winning runs in a 3-1 victory... Set career highs for runs (2), hits (2), RBI (2) and total bases (2) in the national championship game against No. 1 Alabama-Huntsville on May 30.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2010: Compiled a 4-4 record, leading the team with 12 relief appearances... Led the team with two savesand her four career saves are the fifth-highest total in UCSD softball annals... Struck-out 41 batters and limited opposing hitters to a .241 average, both second-best on the team... Struck out seven batters in 4.2 innings on March 5 at San Francisco State... Recorded back to back saves in consecutive appearances against Dixie State on March 9 and Cal State Stanislaus on March 12... Her 49.2 innings pitched on the year set a new career high.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2009: Finished second on the team in earned run average with a mark of 2.92... Led the squad in relief appearances with 15... Started one game, throwing 6.2 innings of one-hit ball to earn the 5-4 win over San Francisco State on Feb. 14 during the opening weekend of CCAA play... Recorded her second and third wins of the season with masterful relief outings against Humboldt State and Cal State Stanislaus on Feb. 27 and March 13... Ended 2009 with 36 innings pitched, allowing 39 hits while striking out 11 batters... Finished the year as the team's saves leader with two, the first coming on March 7 against Sonoma State and the second coming on April 10 versus Cal State San Bernardino.

HIGH SCHOOL:  A 2008 graduate from Maria Carillo in Santa Rosa, Calif.... Took home Scholar Athlete honors in 2005, 2006 and 2008... A Cal-Hi Stat Star of the Week in 2006... Second Team All-League in 2006 and 2007... Second Team All-Redwood Empire 2006 and MVP in 2008... Named Team MVP in 2008... Made 2A Championship Team in 2006... 2006 NCS Scholastic Championship Team... Played for NBL Championship Team in 2005, 2006 and 2008.

PERSONAL: 
Born on June 21, 1990... Parents are Oloph and Tara Kelley Granath... Father competed in three Olympics as a member of the Sweden national team in speed skating... Is a Computer Science major in Roosevelt College... Interests include going to the beach, watching movies and hanging out with friends... Aspires to play professionally in Europe... Favorite pro sports team is the San Francisco Giants.

CAREER HITTING STATISTICS (through 2011 season)

Year AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB-ATT PO A E FLD%
2009 .000 8-3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0 6 0 1.000
2010 .000 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0-0 5 10 2 .882
2011 .267 15-8 30 4 8 0 0 0 7 8 .267 1 0 1 1 .281 1 1 0-0 3 28 4 .886
2012                                            
Totals .242 23-11 33 4 8 0 0 0 7 8 .242 1 0 1 1 .257 1 1 0-0 8 44 6 .897

CAREER PITCHING STATISTICS (through 2011 season)

Year ERA W-L APP GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR BF OAV WP HBP BK SFA SHA
2009 2.92 3-3 16 1 0 0/0 2 36.0 39 25 15 20 11 7 0 2 173 .283 0 7 0 2 6
2010 2.82 4-4 16 4 1 1/0 2 49.2 48 32 20 13 41 7 0 6 223 .241 3 7 0 1 3
2011 2.27 7-5 20 14 7 3/1 1 92.1 78 43 30 38 55 16 0 6 398 .225 2 5 0 2 7
2012                                            
Totals 2.56 14-12 52 19 8 4/1 5 178.0 165 100 65 71 107 30 0 14 794 .242 5 19 0 5 16

Softball Seating Campaign (landscape)