Duran, Tufi pitch well in losses
Lady Techsters play three-game series in San Antonio
Techsters open up C-USA play Saturday at 1 p.m.
Lady Techsters play fifth top 25 team this year
LA Tech faces 12th ranked Baylor Thursday
High School: Lettered four years for coach Jeff Matthis at West Anchorage High School ... Helped lead the Eagles to the state softball championship in 2011 ... Named Alaska Gatorade Player of the Year in 2011, 2012 and 2013 ... Four-time all-region team ... Four-time all-state team ... Has played numerous positions in high school, including pitcher, catcher and shortstop ... As a senior she batted .842 with six home runs and 36 RBI along with a 1.474 slugging percentage ... As a senior she was 9-5 with a 1.61 ERA, recording 140 strikeouts in 87 innings ... Lettered in basketball four years, earning all-region honors as a junior ... Lettered in hockey three years, leading the program to the state title as a sophomore ... Named all-region and all-state defensive team as a freshman in hockey ... Lettered on the varsity track and field team three years ... Won the regional championship as a sophomore in the shot put and discus ... Earned an all-academic letter her first three years of high school ... Has been on the 4.0 honor roll five semesters ... Played travel ball for coach Stephanie Klaviter and Dave King on the Triple Crown Stars (Ft. Collins, Colorado) ...
Personal: Full name is Pauline Lisinia Ariel Tufi ... Daughter of Trevor and Rebecca Mason ... Has two sisters, Alexandra and Manuia ... Has two brothers, Elijah and Carmelo ... Born May 4, 1995 in Anchorage, Alaska.