Buckeyes will host Big Ten Tournament May 7-9, 2015
Caitlin Conrad hits her second home run of the fall
Buckeyes defeat Eastern Michigan, Bowling Green
All proceeds benefit the Stefanie Spielman Fund for Breast Cancer Research
Lena Springer tosses a one-hitter in second game
2014 (Junior Season): Played in and started all 55 games in right field ... part of the "The Cannon Crew" with Taylor Watkins and Cammi Prantl that all batted over .300 and combined for over 100 runs and RBI and added 16 assists ... named to the Big Ten All-Tournament Team after hitting two HR and driving in four runs in three games ... fourth on the team with a .321 batting average ... one of two members of the 30/30 club (30+ runs and RBI) ... led the team in RBI (39), runs scored (44), home runs (nine) and slugging percentage (.600) ... 44 runs scored is the sixth most in single-season history ... tenth in the Big Ten in slugging percentage and 11th in total bases (99) ... improved her batting average by 36 points between sophomore and junior year ... had 17 multi-hit and 13 multi-RBI games ... 17 two-out RBI ... collected her 100th career hit in a 6-3 win over Iowa (5/2) ... drove in a career-high five runs in a 11-7 win over Michigan State (3/22) ... started off the season by going 7-of-14 at the FAU Kick-Off Classic (2/7-2/9) ... Ohio State's Sportsmanship honoree ... Academic All-Big Ten.
2013 (Sophomore Season): Appeared in all 56 games with 51 starts ... hit .285 with 37 hits, 22 RBI, eight doubles, eight stolen bases and a .438 slugging percentage ... added a .952 fielding percentage with 57 putouts ... went 3-for-4 with three RBI and a home run against Cal Poly on Feb. 23 ... hit .351 with runners in scoring position (13-of-37).
2012 (Freshman Season): Played in 41 games, starting in 18 ... slugged an average of .400 ... had nine RBI, including a career-high three RBI at Michigan State (March 31), hitting a home run and going 2-for-4 at the plate ... had a batting average of .200 ... hit three home runs, fourth-most on the team ... had 15 runs scored ... had two doubles and one triple ... had a season-high six total bases vs. Indiana (March 25) while going 2-for-2 ... was an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
Prior to Ohio State: Four-year starter at North Union High for Coach Dawn Draper ... two-time first team all-state as an outfielder ... three-year team captain ... the MOAC conference player of the year as a junior and senior ... two-time district player of year ... first team all-metro and all-MOAC ... also a letter winner at North Union in basketball, volleyball and track
Personal: Majoring in community leadership within the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences ... enjoys horseback riding ... daughter of Carl and Ronda Conrad ... has an older sister, Carlee.