Taylor Watkins and Caitlin Conrad combine for eight RBIs in win over UMass
Cammi Prantl hits a three-run home run for Ohio State
Five different Buckeyes record hits
Senior hits two-RBI single in first game, strikes out nine in second
Caitlin Conrad hits home run for second time in four games
2013 (Sophomore Season): Appeared in 26 games with 15 starts ... finished 8-6 with a 3.21 earned-run average ... struck out 74 batters ... finished second on the team in wins and innings pitched and third in opposing batting average (.272) and earned run average ... pitched 8.2 innings and gave up just four hits and one earned run against Purdue (March 31) ... stuck out a season-high 15 batters against Radford (March 9) ... fanned nine in a 9-0 win against Pittsburgh (March 15) ... pitched two scoreless innings against Indiana (March 22) to earn the save ... Academic All-Big Ten and Ohio State Scholar-Athlete selection.
2012 (Freshman Season): Had 13 appearances with a combined ERA of 3.10, second-lowest on the team... allowed third-lowest 33 hits ... allowed third-lowest 19 runs ... allowed seven doubles, no triples, and two homeruns ... averaged 5.01 strikeouts per game ... pitched an average of 2.26 innings per game ... pitched a career high five innings vs. Michigan (April 7) and faced 29 batters... had a career-high four strikeouts three times, vs. Michigan (April 06), vs. Michigan (April 07), and vs. Belmont (March 17) ... was selected as an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
Prior to Ohio State: Two-year team captain for Coach Jim Zoltowski at Sylvania Southview High ... first team all-state, all-Northern Lakes League, all-district ... helped Sylvania Southview advance to the regional finals her senior season ... twice team MVP ...honorable mention all-conference in basketball ... also a pitcher and first baseman for the Buckeye Heat travel team.
Personal: Majoring in biology with plans to attend medical school after graduation ... student government president and National Honor Society treasurer ... graduated fifth in her class ... active as a student mentor ... daughter of Michael O'Reilly ... has one sibling, Cameron ... dad played baseball at Toledo and in the New York Yankees farm system ... enjoys watching movies and the Yankees.