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    Candi Kloecker

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Brenham, Texas

    High School:
    Brenham HS

    Last College:
    Blinn CC

    Height:
    5-9

    Position:
    1B/P

    Birthdate:
    12/20/1984

    Experience:
    2L

    Bats-Throws:
    R-R

    Candi Kloecker

    Honors at Houston
    Conference USA Pitcher of the Week (Feb. 19, 2006)
    2005-06 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

    2007 Season (Senior)
    Tallied a 1-3 record with a 2.37 ERA ... turned in a pair of quality starts against No. 11 Michigan (Feb. 10-11) at the Wilson/DeMarini Invitational ... allowed just one run on four hits in each outing ... struck out five batters in three innings of work against No. 5 LSU (Feb. 16) ... tough-luck loser after allowing two runs on eight hits in game two at No. 16 Baylor (Feb. 20) ... touched up for an unearned run on three hits and earned the win in a complete game against Iowa State (Feb. 24) ... struck out a season-best six batters in 5.1 innings against New Mexico State (Feb. 25) ... threw a shutout inning of relief against No. 21 ULL (April 18) ... went 2-for-3 coming off the bench with an RBI-single in series finale at East Carolina (April 29) ... started final 10 games of the season at first base when Amanda Grote moved to shortstop to replace an injured Jessica Valis.

    2006 Season (Junior)
    Compiled a 10-9 mark with a 1.83 ERA ... her 1.83 ERA was fifth in Conference USA in addition to being fourth lowest over a single-season in program history ... held opponents to a league-low .188 batting average ... tenth in C-USA fanning 126 batters ... her 126 strikeouts were seventh most over a single-season in program history ... registered three wins over Big XII opponents (Kansas, Baylor and Iowa State) ... opened the season with back-to-back complete game shutouts against Kansas (Feb. 10) and McNeese State (Feb. 15) ... had a stretch of 40.1 consecutive innings over six starts without allowing an earned run (Feb. 18-March 4) ... struck out a career-best 13 batters in three-hitter against Iowa State (Feb. 25) ... tough-luck loser striking out nine against two unearned runs against Wichita State (Feb. 26) ... punched out 10 batters in a career-best 9.1 innings at Texas-Arlington (March 7) ... fired first career no-hitter, racking up 12 Ks against UTEP (April 1) ... became fifth pitcher in UH history to surpass 100-career strikeouts against the Miners ... pitched one-hit shutout against Texas Southern (April 24) ... notched first career save in 2.1 innings of one-hit ball against Memphis (May 7) ... picked up 10th win of the season being touched up for one run on one hit in an elimination game against Southern Miss (May 12) at the C-USA Tournament.

    Before Houston
    Transferred to UH after playing two seasons at Blinn College ... team finished No. 11 in the nation in 2004 and No. 13 nationally in 2005 in the final NJCAA poll ... as a freshman in 2004, finished 20-6 with a 0.89 ERA picking up All-Conference Second-Team honors ... struck out 147 batters in 180 innings of work ... participated in NJCAA All-Star game as a sophomore.

    High School/Club
    Four-year letterwinner at Brenham High School under Wade Wilson ... named All-District all four seasons ... in 2003, was All-Brazos Valley First-Team honoree in addition to NFCA All-Region First Team ... career-high school ERA was 0.45 ... Played club ball for Brenham Lady Wranglers ... team won NSA World Series in 2001 and finished third in 2002.

    Personal
    Daughter of Denise Eckermann and Darrel Kloecker ... born on December 20, 1984 ... major is kinesiology.

    About Me
    Personality Trait I Admire in Others: Trust
    Phobia: Tornadoes
    TV Show I Stay Home to Watch: Reba along with Will and Grace
    Favorite Movie: Bad Boys II
    Worst Movie: The Terminal
    Person I Admire Most: My Grandfather
    Favorite Book: The Bible
    Worst Book: War and Peace (Leo Tolstoy)
    Dream Lunch Companion: Antonio Banderas
    Favorite Food: Grilled Chicken with broccolli and cheese
    Dream Vacation Destination: One of the Hawaiian Islands
    Favorite Restaurant: Olive Garden
    Quote: "Always trust in the Lord. The Lord works in myserious ways."

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