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9 Paulina Gutkin

Career: Two-time member of the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2017 (Junior): Started 42 of the 43 games she played. all in the outfield ... hit .291 (37-127) with four doubles and one triple, finished with 15 runs, 17 RBIs, and seven walks ... was 10-of-16 on stolen-base attempts ... had 10 multi-hit games ... went 2-for-4 with a double and four RBIs in an 8-2 win at Gardner-Webb ... scored the go-ahead run in the top of the sixth inning in a 2-1 win over Niagara ... earned a spot on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2016 (Sophomore): Played in 26 games primarily as a pinch-runner and started one game in the outfield ... scored 10 runs and stole five bases on six attempts ... scored the game-winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning in a 1-0 win over Army West Point.

2015 (Freshman):  Didn't record a decision while posting an ERA of 4.85 in four appearances ... struck out three batters in 4.1 innings of work ... scored four runs as a pinch-runner ... earned a spot on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

High School/Personal: Born Feb. 4, 1996 in Nanjing, China ... daughter of Ben Gutkin and Marcy Goldman ... earned four letters in softball and one in swimming at Tappan Zee High School ... a three-time All-State selection in New York ... named First Team All-State, MSG Varsity Player of the Year, and the Hudson Valley Player of the Year following her junior season ... a four-time All-County selection and a three-time All-Section honoree ... three-year team captain ... guided team to two conference titles ... during the 2013 season, Tappan Zee advanced to the New York State semifinals during a season that included regional, sectional and conference championships ... went 38-7 over final two seasons, posting a 1.04 ERA as a junior and a 1.22 ERA as a senior ... tallied 408 strikeouts in 307 innings over final two seasons ... batted .500 with five home runs and 21 RBIs her senior season ... played club softball with Jersey Fusion, Jersey Intensity and Jersey Breakers ... has one sibling, Shaun.

Major: Biology

Position: Outfield
Year: Senior
Hometown: Tappan, N.Y.
High School: Tappan Zee
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