Lauren Rudesheim | #11 | P/OF
Hometown: Columbus, Ga.
Previous School: Pacelli High School
Second on the pitching staff with 16 wins and just four losses – The 16 victories were 7th in the SAC and tied for sixth for “wins in a season” in the school record books … Made 30 appearances, including 19 starts and posted nine complete games while tossing 118 1/3 innings … Earned three shutouts and a pair of saves, while giving up 105 hits and 59 runs … Issued 44 walks while striking out 72 batters … Held opponents to a .225 batting average, which was sixth-best in the conference … Ranked ninth in the league with her 30 appearances and 12th with the 19 starts … Offensively, recorded six hits in 23 at-bats, with two doubles and a home run … Also added a stolen base.
Four-year letterwinner … Right-handed hurler who posted a 15-7 record with a 1.10 ERA for the Vikings her senior season … Earned Region Pitcher of the Year accolades after recording 185 strikeouts in 139 innings and was named All-Region and All-West Georgia four times, while helping lead Pacelli to the state playoffs all four years … Batted .365 with three home runs, eight doubles and three triples during her senior campaign and recorded 28 RBI while swiping 32 bases … Named Homecoming Queen and Most Spirited … Member of the Georgia Peaches Gold club team, which placed second at the ESPN High School World Championships … Named defensive MVP for the tournament.
Born on October 17, 1994 … Daughter of Paul and Sheila Rudesheim … Majoring in Biology