Images of the Cardinals during a run to another BIG EAST championship.
2013 NFCA All-America Second Team selection Two-time All Great Lakes Region First Team selection (2012, 2013) Four-time All-BIG EAST selection (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013) Selected to Great Britain National Team As a senior (2013): Led the team with a .423 batting average and 55 RBIs... Second on the team with 11 home runs... Started every game at first base... NFCA All-America Second Team selection... All-Great Lakes Region First Team selection... Unanimous All-BIG EAST first team selection... U of L's Ed Kallay Award winner for Co-Female Senior Athlete of the Year... Went 4 for 4 with a career-high six RBIs in the 15-0 win over Pittsburgh (4/17)... BIG EAST Player of the Week (3/11)... Ranked second on the career doubles list with 67, one shy of two-time All-America selection Melissa Roth's mark of 68... Ranks among U of L's top five in career hits (238 -4th), home runs (29 - 5th), RBIs (162 - 3rd) and walks (102 - T2nd)... Hit two home runs in the 6-3 win over Georgia Tech (3/2)
As a junior (2012): Selected to the All Great Lakes Region First team, All BIG EAST Tournament team and All BIG EAST third team... Led the team with a .387 batting average... Second on the team with 10 home runs and 43 RBIs... Started 53 games -missed seven games after being sidelined by injury in the second game of the season... Her two-out, three-run home run in the bottom of the seventh gave the Cards a 6-4 win over Valparaiso in the first round of the NCAA regional (5/18)... Her three-run homer proved to be the game-winner in the 3-2 win over Kentucky in the NCAA regional (5/19)... Two-time BIG EAST Player of the Week (4/16, 5/7)... College Sports Madness Big East Player of the Week... Went 2 for 4 with a double, a home run and four RBIs in the 15-4 win over St. John's (5/5)... Went 3 for 4 with a home run in the 8-4 win over St. John's (5/6)... Went 3 for 4 with a double, four RBIs and two runs in the 7-1 win over Longwood (4/14)... Went 3 for 3 with a home run and two RBIs in the 7-0 win over Villanova (4/10)... Went 3 for 3 with a home run and three RBIs in the March 12 Illinois State win... Named to BIG EAST honor roll (3/12 and 3/17)...Returned to action as the DP in the 5-4 win over UNCG on Feb. 18 and took over at first base against Creighton on Feb. 24.
As a sophomore: Started all 58 games at first base... Led the team with a .375 batting average... All-BIG EAST first team selection... Named to BIG EAST honor roll (5/9)... Has started every game at first base... Went 3-for-5 in the 12-5 win over Villanova (3/27)... Went 3-for-3 with four RBIs in the 8-0 win over Wright State (2/26)... Delivered the game-winning hit in the ninth against NC State.
As a freshman (2010): All-BIG EAST second team selection... Batted .308 with 28 RBI, 23 runs and four home runs... Started every game at first base... Tied a school record and led the BIG EAST with 20 doubles... Put together a 15 game hitting streak (March 10-April 1) one short of a school record... Earned BIG EAST Player of the Week honors... Hit a two-run homer in the eighth in the 3-0 win at Kentucky... Went 3 for 4 with two RBI in the 9-2 win over Saint Louis.
High School: Played softball for four years under coach Marc Bentovoja... Was a three year All-League first team selection... Named first team All-Metro... Second in the nation at U-18 Nationals... Won three Division II section championships... Represented Northern California in the Optimist Game... Played for the Mizuno All-American Gold club team.
Personal: Full name is Alicja Jane Rose Wolny... Nickname is "Leish" or "Sneaky J"... Daughter of Mark and Sue Wolny... Birthdate is August 3, 1991... Major is exercise science... Her brother Chris played rugby at San Diego State.