Ht.: 5-7 Hometown: Latrobe,PA
Previous School: Greater Latrobe
Major: Sports Management
2012: Started all 52 games at shortstop ... batted .273 with 17 RBI ... stole eight bases ... collected three hits in opener vs. Georgia Southwestern ... also enjoyed 3-for-3 efforts vs. Lander and Carson-Newman ... homered and had a pair of RBI in that Lander win ... had two hits and two stolen bases at Anderson ... drove in two runs in the game two win over Anderson ...
2011: Saw action at both shortstop and third base, making 48 starts over 50 games ... injured thumb late in year, but drew two-out bases loaded walk to force in go-ahead run in upset of #10 Lenoir-Rhyne on A/13 ... had three hits and three RBI in game two sweep of Anderson on M/23 ... also had three hits and drove in two in second game win vs. Lincoln Memorial ...
2010: Played in 33 games as a freshman and started 14 at third base ... connected for a two-run homer at Barton ... collected a pair of hits in opener of Lincoln Memorial doubleheader ... had RBI in loss to #9 Lenoir-Rhyne ...
HIGH SCHOOL: Started three years at Greater Latrobe Senior High School ... earned all-section honors and was a three-time Gold Glove winner ... hit .306 as a senior and helped the Wildcats to a pair of state runner-up finishes and three sectional titles ...
PERSONAL: Born Mollie Louise Kovalcin on Sept. 25, 1990 in Jeanette, PA ... daughter of Sandy Kovalcin and Bob Kovalcin ... sports management major with a good 3.18 GPA.
VIDEO: Kovalcin on 2013 Season