28 Marika Zumbro
28 - Marika Zumbro
Year: Junior
Hometown: Oakland, Calif.
High School: Oakland Technical
Position: Pitcher/Infield
Major: Psychology
Bats/Throws: R/R
House Affiliation: Leverett

Junior • 2011
Hit a double against Seton Hall March 4 ... Went 1 for 3 with a pair of RBI against UC Riverside March 11 ... Parked a homerun against Loyola Marymount March 15 ... Drove in the winning run on an RBI double against San Diego March 19 ... Knocked a grand slam in Game 2 against Iona March 27 ... Drove in a pair of runs in Game 2 against Rhode Island March 29 ... Was 1 for 3 with a two-run homer in Game 2 against Penn April 2 ... Had a hit in each game of a doubleheader against Cornell April 9, recording an RBI and a double in Game 1 … Drove in a pair of runs in Game 1 and went 2 for 4 from the plate in Game 2 against Brown April 16 … Picked up an RBI in both games of a doubleheader sweep against Brown April 17 … Drove in a pair of runs in Game 1 against Yale April 26 … Went 2 for 4 with an RBI in series opener against Dartmouth April 30 … Ripped a pair of doubles in Game 1 against Dartmouth May 1 and drove in a run in Game 2 … Earned her second win of the season against Dartmouth April 30, scattering five hits and allowing no runs in 2.1 innings of relief … Held Dartmouth scoreless in the final two innings of Game 2 May 1, scattering a pair of base hits.

Sophomore • 2010
Recorded base hits in games against Holy Cross (Apr. 6), Penn (Apr. 10) and Columbia (Apr. 11) and picked up an RBI against the Lions … Was 1 for 2 with a single and allowed no runs on two hits in three innings of relief work in the circle against Boston College Apr. 15 … Had a single in game two against Dartmouth May 1, and was 2 for 3 with a double and an RBI against the Big Green May 2 … Went 3 for 3 with a double and a run scored in game two of Ivy League Championship series against Cornell and picked up another double in game three.

Freshman • 2009
Appeared in 18 games and had five starts as pitcher … Earned a win over Columbia March 7 in the Miken Classic with five scoreless innings pitched … Picked up a win over Eastern Michigan March 22 in the Highlander Classic … Pitched 3.1 scoreless innings against Yale April 12.

Before Harvard
Four-year member of the varsity softball and soccer teams at Oakland Technical ... Three-year member of the varsity basketball team ... Softball team captain ... All-city in softball ... Team MVP ... Led teams to eight Oakland Athletic League titles and three Transbay Championship titles ... Won first prize at Alameda County Fair twice for computer-drawn slide tool and hand-drawn descriptive geometry project and won honorable mention at California State Fair ... AP Scholar ... Honor roll.

Enjoys movies, music, hanging out with friends and watching TV.