Hawks' improve to 10-0 in conference play.
Senior laden squad looks to put their mark on the program with another National Championship.
Hawks take three of the five spots in the preseason poll.
Megan Buja and Mariana Alvarado earn Second-Team honors.
Five women's bowlers have above a 3.5 GPA.
See photos from the 2014 Hawk Classic, including senior day!
UMES Hawks volleyball wins, men's and women's basketball kick off 2014-15 season (Photos by Joey Gardner)
7-game match with UMES where the Hawks won 4 games to 3.
See some of the action from practice and the matches with Sam Houston State and Fairleigh Dickinson.
Personal: Born Jan. 19, 1995 in Distrito Federal, Mexico....Daughter of Alejandro Pelayo...Has two brothers, Brandon and Sebastian...Attended Instituto Universitario de Ciencias de la Educacion...Majoring in Biochemestry at UMES...Mother is most influential person, always saying I can do anything if I want it...Best sports moment was at the Quibica AMF World Championships in South Africa...Favorite saying is: "El dolor es momentaneo, la gloria para siempre"...Plans to go to medical school after graduating from UMES...Hobbies outside of bowling include watching movies and running.
2013-2014: Named MEAC Women's Bowling Rookie of the Year...Two-time MEAC Bowler of the Week...Two-time UMES PRMC Athlete of the Week...Part of the 2014 MEAC Championship Team...The National Collegiate Bowling Coaches Association (NCBCA) named her to their All-Academic Team for having a GPA of a 3.5 or above...The National Tenpin Coaches Association (NTCA) named her honorable mention All-Academic (3.4 GPA or higher)...Totaled 6,956 total pins...Averaged 198.74 in 35 games...High of 243 at the MEAC Northern Division Event 2...Bowled in 49 Baker games.