Malorie dela Cruz
Malorie dela Cruz
Height: 5-4
Year: Junior
Hometown: El Cajon, CA
High School: Valhalla HS
Experience: 2V


SOPHOMORE (2010-11): Finished 8-15 overall, including a 3-11 mark in dual match play... began the season at the top of the order, posting an 1-1 mark at the No. 2 spot and a 1-7 record at the No. 3 position before finishing out the season at the No. 6 spot, going 1-3... finished with a strong fall season, posting a 5-4 record in three tournaments, including a 2-2 record at the ITA Regionals in San Diego with wins over a pair of opponents from UCLA (Megan Lester and Morgan Thomas)... finished a combined 9-13 in doubles play, including an 8-10 overall mark and a 6-9 dual record at the No. 3 spot with teammate Karina Akhmedova... the eight doubles wins were good for second on the team... also finished 5-5 against regional opponents - tied for the most wins on the squad.

FRESHMAN (2009-10): Finished her freshman season with a 7-20 overall singles record, standing second on the team in overall victories, dual match wins (5), and wins against regional opponents (3)... competed mainly at the No. 4 position (1-11), but posted her best record at No. 3 singles with a 4-2 mark... finished the season on a roll, winning each of her final four matches - all in straight sets - including a win over UC Riverside's Donna McCullough in the first round of the Big West Conference tournament... finished 6-19 overall in doubles play, pairing with six different teammates... her best record (2-3) came with teammate Tiffany Mai during the fall season.