| Lauren Gellerman
San Diego, Calif.
Westview High School
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2013: Academic All-MAC ... Capital One CoSIDA Academic All-American (Second Team), earning Ohio's third such honor in the program's 40-year history ... Second Team NFCA All-Region ... First Team All-MAC ... Won four MAC East Player of the Week awards ... Won two MAC Scholar Athlete of the Week awards ... Hit .405, slugged at a rate of .948, and got on base at a .483 clip, leading the team in each category ... Hit a conference record 26 home runs, a mark which ranked third in the NCAA ... Ranked fourth in the NCAA in slugging percentage ... Broke Ohio's single-season records in home runs (26) and RBI (60) ... Shattered Ohio's career records in RBI (137) and home runs (48) ... Ranks second on the MAC career home run list with 48 round-trippers ... Fielded at a rate of 98.4 percent during her senior season ... Recorded one pick-off from the catcher position and threw out eight attempted base stealers throughout the season ... Registered 23 multi-hit games ... Registered five multi-home run games ... Recorded 15 multi-RBI games ... Collected five or more RBI on two occasions throughout the season ... Batting average never dipped below .373 throughout the entire season ... Only struck out 14 times in 161 at-bats ... Longest hitting streak of the season was 10 games ... Reached base for 21 straight games at one point during the year.
2012: Academic All-MAC Honorable Mention ... First Team All Mid-American Conference ... NFCA Second Team All-Region ... Earned two player of the week awards and one scholar athlete of the week honor ... Appeared in 56 of 57 games, starting 51 ... Batted .340 on the year with 10 doubles, 13 home runs and 45 RBI ... Her .660 slugging percentage was first on the team ... Finished with an on-base percentage of .389 ... Excelled in MAC play, starting all 22 conference games ... Upped her batting average to .391 in MAC contests, hitting 6 doubles, 6 home runs, and driving in 22 runs ... Tallied 49 total bases, a slugging percentage of .766 and an on-base percentage of .435 in conference play ... Had her best game of the year at home against Buffalo, going 3 for 4 with 2 home runs and 3 RBI ... Got at least one hit in nine straight games from March 20 - April 6 ... Recorded at least one hit in 16 of 22 conferences games this season.
2011: Academic All-MAC Honorable Mention... Saw action in 34 games as a sophomore, starting 9 of them behind the plate ... Tallied 83 at-bats on the year, finishing with 9 runs, 27 hits, a team third-place 25 RBIs, five doubles, and five homeruns ... Went 2-for-3 with a double and three RBIs in a win over Western Illinois (3/7) ... Went 2-for-2 with a homerun in an 8-0 shutout against Toledo (5/7) ... Finished the season with a .341 on base pct., a .974 fielding pct., and a second-ranking .566 slugging pct.
2010: Played in 36 games as a freshman at a variety of positions, including catcher, pinch hitter, and designated hitter ... Named to the All Mid-American Conference Freshman Team ... Recorded a batting average of .250 (.394 in MAC conference play) and an on base percentage of .289 overall ... Also tallied a slugging percentage of .486 with five doubles and four home runs ... Finished with five multi-hit games with a total of seven RBI and 18 runs on the season ... Went 2-for-3 and 3-for-3 respectively in a double header against Bowling Green (5/1), where she drove in three runs and tallied 2 home runs.
HIGH SCHOOL: Hit .412 to lead her team in hitting as a sophomore ... Hit .467 her junior year ... Led team in slugging percentage for three years ... Tied for the San Diego County lead in home runs with 10 as a senior ... Westview High School's career leader in Home Runs (16), RBIs (101), and Slugging Percentage (.699) ... Named the school's Female Athlete of the Year as a senior ... San Diego Palomar League's Player of the Year as a junior ... Three-time First Team All-CIF Division 2 selection ... Named All-Palomar League selection as a catcher ... Two-time First Team All-North San Diego County selection ... Named to San Diego County's All-Academic Team all four years.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Scott and Robin Gellerman ... Born June 15, 1991 ... Hobbies include going to the beach and playing cards ... Chose Ohio University because she liked the small college town atmosphere ... Majoring in Integrated Mathematics.
WATCH: Feb. 6, 2013 interview with Lauren Gellerman
April 29, 2012: Gellerman's Grand Slam Lifts 'Cats over Eagles, 5-4
Feb. 12, 2013: Lauren Gellerman Named MAC East Player of the Week
March 7, 2013: Gellerman Sets New HR Standard as 'Cats Top Seattle, 7-4
March 12, 2013: Lauren Gellerman Named MAC East Player of the Week
March 15, 2013: Lauren Gellerman Named MAC Scholar Athlete of the Week
March 25, 2013: Lauren Gellerman Named MAC East Player of the Week
March 25, 2013: Lauren Gellerman: Excellence on and off the Diamond (Bobcat Sports Showcase)
March 26, 2013: Bobcat Softball's Offense Ranks Well on National Stage
April 5, 2013: Colvin and Gellerman Set Records as Ohio Splits Series at Toledo
April 9, 2013: Gellerman Hits Three Home Runs as Buckeyes Sweep 'Cats
April 26, 2013: Bobcats Tie MAC Home Run Standard in Road Split at WMU
April 28, 2013: Ohio Softball Falls at Northern Illinois, 3-2
May 2, 2013: Gellerman Named CoSIDA First Team Academic All-District
May 6, 2013: Lauren Gellerman Named MAC East Player of the Week
May 7, 2013: Gellerman, Hortman, and Dorsey Earn Spots on All-MAC Teams
May 16, 2013: Lauren Gellerman Named NFCA Second Team All-Region
May 23, 2013: Lauren Gellerman Earns Academic All-American Status
June 7, 2013: Softball Earns Four Spots on Academic All-MAC Team.