Buckeyes make first NCAA appearance since 2010
Ohio State tops Marist, 6-1, faces Tennessee tomorrow
Buckeyes with most first team selections since 2010
Buckeyes head to Knoxville Regional, will face Arizona
Buckeyes top Morehead State, Virginia Tech to run win streak to four
2016 (Junior Season): Second team NFCA All-Midwest Region … eighth in the Big Ten with a 2.88 ERA … led the Buckeyes in wins (16), innings (177.1), starts (27), strikeouts (199), opponent batting average (.212), and shutouts (four) … tossed a no-hitter with 10 strikeouts against Penn State (4/6) … fanned a career high 13 in a 1-0 shutout of Dayton (4/13) … complete game one-hitter in 6-0 victory over Georgia Tech in Big Ten/ACC Challenge (2/19) … her 199 strikeouts is fifth most in single-season history … had six or more Ks in 12 of her 43 appearances and gave up four hits or less in each of her first 10 starts … complete game with just one earned run in NCAA Tournament win vs. Marist (5/21) … finished fourth in the conference in opponent batting average and fifth in strikeouts … OSU Scholar-Athlete.
2015 (Sophomore Season): Won seven games, second most on the team ... added four saves, most on the team and tied for the most in the Big Ten ... struck out more than one batter per inning (92 strikeouts, 86.0 innings) ... made 32 appearances ... in the season-opening series at Charleston Southern, picked up two wins and a save while allowing just three earned runs over 9.1 innings with 15 strikeouts ... pitched a complete game and struck out a season-high eight in a 7-4 win over Pittsburgh (3/31) ... ranked seventh in the Big Ten in opponent batting average (.247) and 13th in strikeouts ... picked up conference wins vs. Rutgers (4/18) and Indiana (5/7) ... OSU Scholar-Athlete.
2014 (Freshman Season): Led the Big Ten in saves with seven ... second on the team with 91.1 innings pitched ... struck out 89 batters ... tossed a no-hitter with 12 strikeouts vs. Utah Valley (2/16), the first freshman to do so since 2001 ... gave up just three hits and struck out nine in a 3-0 victory over Penn State (4/23) ... gave up just one hit in five innings of relief in a 7-4 victory over No. 25 Northwestern to help Ohio State complete a sweep of the Wildcats ... earned her first-career win vs. Long Beach State (2/14) ... went 2-0 with a shutout and 17 strikeouts in 16.2 innings vs. Penn State and Northwestern (4/23-4/27) ... had a win and a save vs. the Wildcats ... picked up two saves against Iowa (5/2-5/3) ... had at least four strikeouts in seven of her 14 starts.
Prior to Ohio State: Three-time MVP and first team all-conference selection at Tipton High School ... helped lead the team to two-consecutive conference crowns (2010 and 2011), three-consecutive sectional championships (2010-2012) and two regional titles (2011 and 2012) ... led the state of Indiana in strikeouts during her sophomore season, posting 343 strikeouts ... team captain during her junior campaign.
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