Senior slugger Lauren Gellerman hits 4-5 including two home runs in sweep
2015: Saw action in 42 games on the season, starting 40 of them… Led the team in on-base percentage (.409) and ranked second on the team in batting average with a mark of .324…Tallied 35 hits in 108 at bats…Hit two home runs, five doubles, and had 22 RBIs…Tallied eight multi-hit games and three games with multiple RBIs…Had three hits and seven RBIs against Eastern Michigan on Apr. 4…Made 22 appearances as a pitcher, going 6-5 with a 7.21 ERA…Pitched 66.0 innings throughout the season, striking out 38 batters and allowing an opposing batting average of .357.
2014:Appeared in 29 games for the Bobcats, starting seven games...She had six hits in 36 at bats...Hit two doubles and had eight RBIs...Hit .400 with two hits in five at bats in conference play...Had a double and three RBIs against Iowa on Feb. 9...Had a total of four RBIs in a doubleheaders against Middle Tennessee on Feb. 22.
2013: Appeared in 27 games on the season, 10 of which were starts ... Ranked second on the team in batting average with a mark of .349 ... Collected 15 hits in 43 at bats on the year ... Hit five home runs, two doubles, drove in 15 runs, and slugged at a rate of .744 ... Walked twice and got on base at a .378 clip ... Made 14 appearances as a pitcher, going 2-3 with a 5.91 ERA ... Pitched 42.2 innings throughout the season, striking out 27 batters and allowing an opposing batting average of .314 ... Fielded at a rate of .913 on the year.
2012: Started 16 of her 32 games played throughout the season ... Finished with a 7-7 record and a 6.14 ERA ... Pitched 90 total innings and recorded 43 strikeouts ... Threw two complete games, including one complete-game shutout ... Best game of the year was against Kent State when she went seven innings, giving up three hits and zero runs ... Performed even better in MAC play, going 4-1 with a 3.90 ERA ... Recorded one hit and one RBI in five plate appearances.
High School: The dual-threat pitcher has been named to First Team All-Northeast Ohio Conference and First Team All-Sun Newspaper during her first three seasons at North Royalton High School ... Awarded team MVP in 2011 ... Named All-Sun South/Central Softball Athlete of the Year during her junior year ... Posted a high school career batting average of .428, an on base percentage of .571 and a slugging percentage of .744 going into her senior year ... Wracked up 30 doubles, four triples, nine homeruns and a whopping 65 RBIs prior to her senior season ... Posted 176 strikeouts with only 20 walks over 150 innings.
Personal: Daughter of Dennis and Eileen Clarke ... Majoring in Pre-Exercise Physiology.