Head coach picks up milestone victory in Saturday split
2013: Posted a 15-16 record with a 2.92 ERA...led the team with 15 wins, 41 appearances, 18 complete games, six shutouts, five saves and 152 strikeouts...named the Most Outstanding Player of the America East Tournament after posting a 3-1 record with a 1.11 ERA, 11 strikeouts and a save in leading the Seawolves to the championship...named to the America East All-Academic Team...a two-time America East Pitcher of the Week (Mar. 19, May 6)...struck out nine batters in a complete-game win over Bucknell on Feb. 23...fanned nine batters in a win over North Carolina A&T on Mar. 2...had seven strikeouts in a complete-game win over Yale on Mar. 15...struck out seven in 10.2 innings against Hartford on Mar. 23...had eight strikeouts in a five-inning shutout of UMBC on Mar. 30...struck out eight in a five-inning shutout against Sacred Heart on Apr. 10...allowed one earned run in 12.2 innings at Albany on Apr. 13...tossed a complete-game shutout against Seton Hall on May 1, striking out seven...fanned a season-high 10 batters in a victory over Boston University on May 4...held No. 6 Missouri to just two hits in a complete-game effort in the NCAA Columbia Regional.
2012: Posted a 25-10 record with a 1.94 ERA and 227 strikeouts in 234 innings pitched...named second-team All-Mid Atlantic Region by the NFCA...named the America East Pitcher of the Year...named first-team All-Conference...named to the America East All-Rookie team...named America East Pitcher of the Week four times (Mar. 5, Mar. 12, Apr. 9, Apr. 16) and was named America East Rookie of the Week on Mar. 19...set the single-season program record with 25 wins and 13 shutouts...only the second pitcher in Stony Brook history to record 20+ wins and 200+ strikeouts in a single season...led the America East in wins, appearances (41), strikeouts and innings pitched...fired two no-hitters, including a perfect game on Apr. 5 at Manhattan...struck out eight batters in a complete-game effort against Kansas on Feb. 18...fanned nine batters and tossed a one-hitter against Robert Morris on Mar. 3...struck out 12 batters in an eight-inning shutout of Utah on Mar. 10 as Stony Brook defeated a Pac-10/12 opponent for the first time in program history...threw 13 shutout innings in three appearances against Hartford on Mar. 24-25, picking up two wins and a save...struck out a career-high 13 batters in a win at Binghamton on Apr. 29.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Irvine High School for coaches Mandy Tucker and Tim Jacobs...named 2010-11 Scholar-Athlete of the Year...named 2011 All-CIF Southern Section first team...named first-team All-League in 2008 and 2011...named league Player of the Year in 2011 and captained the team to the state semifinals...also lettered in volleyball as a senior and played summer softball for the SoCal Wicked and head coach Dave Limon.
Personal: Allison Cukrov...born July 19, 1993 in Irvine, Calif...daughter of Steve and Louise Cukrov...aunt, Tori Long, played softball at Saddleback College...majoring in sustainability studies.
Cukrov Fun Facts: Favorite TV show: The Office...favorite sports heroes: Derek Jeter and Tom Brady...favorite musicians: Tim McGraw and John Mayer...biggest influence on me as a player: my grandpa, Sam Cukrov...the record I dream of breaking: career strikeouts.