Buckeyes defeat Eastern Michigan, Bowling Green
Lena Springer tosses a one-hitter in second game
Buckeyes and Panthers will meet at Vartabedian Field
Buckeyes and Spartans meet on Friday at 4 p.m. at Buckeye Field
Buckeyes will face two teams that advanced to last year's NCAA Tournament
2014 (Junior Season): Saw limited action due of injury ... appeared in 15 games, primarily as a pinch-runner.
2013 (Sophomore Season): Started all 56 games at shortstop ... hit .270 with 37 hits, 28 RBI, 10 doubles and three home runs ... had seven multiple hit and eight multiple RBI games ... notched a team-high 46 walks, second most in the Big Ten ... hit .281 with runners in scoring position (16-of-57) ... went 1-for-2 with three RBI in the season-opener against Elon (Feb. 8) ... hit a three-run home run in a 4-0 win against Pittsburgh (March 15) ... went 2-for-2 with a season-high three runs scored in a 14-6 win against Minnesota ... was selected as an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
2012 (Freshman Season): Played in 28 games and started in 27 ... had a batting average of .233, hitting 17 times on 73 at-bats ... had 15 RBI, including a career-high three RBI vs. Buffalo (April 4) ... slugged a percentage of .329 ... recorded her first RBI double vs. Long Beach State (Feb 18) ... hit one home run vs. Buffalo (April 4) ... had a game-winning two-run, two-out walk-off single on a 3-2 count in bottom of the seventh inning vs. Dayton (April 11) ... was selected as an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
Prior to Ohio State: Most outstanding player on offense and defense for Coach Summer Downs at Rancho Bernardo High ... Palamar League champions as a sophomore and junior ... 2009 CIF champions ... school scholar-athlete ... also a four-year letter winner in field hockey and basketball, the first 12-letter winner in Rancho Bernardo history ... also played shortstop for The Next Level travel team.
Personal: Majoring in marketing ... daughter of Marc and Mandy McIntyre ... has two younger sisters, Tori and Olivia ... hobby is surfing.