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Becca Gavin
Becca  Gavin

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Gahanna, Ohio

High School:
Gahanna Lincoln

Height:
5-9

Position:
UTL

02/17/2018

Extra-Inning Rallies Gives Buckeyes Two Wins

A walk-off single and home run were the difference makers for Ohio State

02/11/2018

Hot Bats, Stellar Pitching Lead Buckeyes to Victory

Pitchers Shelby McCombs and Morgan Ray each had a career-high 12 strikeouts

12/20/2017

Becca Gavin: From Softball to Dentistry

Gavin was accepted into the Ohio State University College of Dentistry in December

09/24/2017

Ohio State Sweeps Doubleheader with Wright State

Six Buckeyes batted at least .400 against the Raiders

09/24/2017

Ohio State Sweeps Doubleheader with Wright State

Six Buckeyes batted at least .400 against the Raiders

CAREER HONORS
• Second team All-NFCA Midwest Region (2017)
• OSU Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten

AS A JUNIOR (2017)
• Hit .348 and threw out 36 percent of attempted base stealers during Big Ten play.
• Went 4-for-4 with three RBI against North Carolina (2/17).
• Had two hits vs. No. 21 California in the finale of the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic (2/26).
• Started 49 of the 50 games that she played in.
• Solo home run in the fifth inning of a 2-0 victory over Indiana.
• Go-ahead two-run double in the sixth inning at Michigan State.
• Improved her batting average by nearly 100 points from 2016.
• Threw out 14 base runners on the season and had a .996 fielding percentage behind the plate.
• Selected as the team’s Most Improved Player.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2016)
• Started 35 games, primarily at catcher but also 13 contests in left field.
• Threw out nine base stealers, the highest percentage amongst starting Big Ten catchers.
• In her first career start, went one-for-three vs. Virginia Tech (2/26) and later in the same day went two-for-four with a home run and double vs. Furman.
• Hit a two-run home run in the top of the seventh vs. Rutgers (4/9).
• In five games at the Spartan Classic in Spartanburg, S.C., went four-for-12 with four RBI
• Won the team’s Block “O” Award, recognizing a player who made the most of their opportunities.

AS A FRESHMAN (2015)
• Played in eight games, all at catcher.
• Had five at bats as a pinch hitter.
• OSU Scholar-Athlete.

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Two-time first team all-state selection by the Ohio Fastpitch Coaches Association.
• Led Gahanna to a 28-3 record and birth in the Division I regional championship game as a senior.
• Member of the Columbus Dispatch All-Metro team.
• Four-year starter for the Lions.
• Hit .369 as a sophomore while earning first team All-OCC honors.
• First team all-conference, all-region, all-state and the Central District Player of the Year as a junior.
• Set a school record with 46 runs scored.
• Played club softball for the Classics Black and Ohio Lasers.
• Varsity letterwinner in volleyball.

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