8 Lauren Richards
Lauren Richards
  • Height:
    5-6
  • Bats/Throws:
    R/R
  • Year:
    So.
  • Hometown:
    Pendleton, OR
  • High School:
    Pendleton
  • Position:
    P/IF
  • Major:
    Biology
  • College:
    Claremont McKenna
  • app
    11
  • gs
    11
  • w
    4
  • l
    5
  • sv
    0
  • ip
    66.0
  • era
    3.71
  • k
    34

Bio

At CMS
2020 season (Sophomore)
SCIAC Pitcher of the Week (Feb. 10) ...
SCIAC All-Academic Team ... Appeared in all 19 games for the Athenas as a pitcher/infielder ... Threw in 11 games in the circle ... Batted .283 with five triples and seven RBI at the plate ... Had a 4-5 pitching record ... Opened the season with six shutout innings in a win over Chapman ... Threw a complete game in the final game of the Chapman series (a 5-1 win) to earn SCIAC Pitcher of the Week honors ... Had a complete game win in the series opener against Whittier, while batting 3-for-5 with two triples and three RBI ... Was 2-for-2 with a double against Vanguard. 

2019 season (First-Year)
SCIAC Newcomer of the Year... First-Team All-SCIAC ...
 NFCA/Easton All-America Scholar-Athlete ... SCIAC All-Academic Team ... Made 28 appearances in the circle and played in 44 total games... Hit .276 with nine doubles, three triples, and 25 RBI... Went 19-6 with a 2.86 ERA and one save as a pitcher... Tied for third all-time on the CMS single-season win list with 19 ... Struck out 66 batters over 146.2 innings pitched... Led the SCIAC in overall wins (19), tallying an 18-3 record with a 2.45 ERA during the regular season... Won her first 10 collegiate decisions, and almost made it through the entire SCIAC schedule without a loss, before ending the year at 16-1 after being saddled with a loss in a relief appearance in the opener of the regular season finale at Whittier... Due to injuries was placed in the starting pitchers role for the entire postseason... Secured a win against Chapman to stay alive in the SCIAC tournament after tossing a complete game (7.0 innings) with two strikeouts

Prior to CMS
Attended Pendleton (Ore.) High School, where she was a member of the softball team, as well as the volleyball and basketball teams, serving as the captain of all three ... Oregon 5a Pitcher of the Year during her senior year ... MVP of the State Championship game ... First-Team All-State for three years ... First-Team All-Conference all four years ... Conference Pitcher of the Year for three years ... Oregon Prep Athlete of the Year Nominee ... Voted team MVP for softball ... Second-Team All-Conference for basketball and volleyball ... Basketball Coaches Award ... ASB President as a senior ... Citizenship Cup recipient ... KNDU Best and Brightest Campaign for Class of 2018 ... Super Link Leader ... ASB Treasurer as a junior ... ASTRA Vice President ... National Honor Society.

Personal
Attends Claremont McKenna, where she majors in biology ... Plans to attend medical school after graduation ... Spent the summer (2019) traveling to Portugal for a medical fellowship, while also hiking with friends and relaxing with family on vacation ... Lists "Psychology" as her favorite course that she has taken in college so far ... Brother (Lane) played baseball at the University of Notre Dame (Class of 2016), while sister (Ellie) plays softball for the Fighting Irish (Class of 2020) ... Father (Steve) was a baseball player at Linfield. 

Favorite Courses in College so far: Calculus and Spanish

Favorite Books: Harry Potter series

Club Softball Team: USA Explosion

Favorite Movies: Harry Potter Series and Lion King

Favorite Quote: "Carpe Diem" (Seize the Day)

Person/People you admire most: My family

One Dream you Cherish: Becoming a physician and helping/influencing those around me. 

Why I Chose CMS: Because of the school's outstanding academics, strong softball tradition and amazing weather. I admire the hard-work, passion and motivation each teammate possesses and I appreciate the balance between academics and athletics at the school.

Player Profile

Recent Games
Feb 29 Whittier L, 6-5
Mar 6 vs. Christopher Newport L, 7-3
Mar 6 vs. Emory & Henry W, 8-7
Mar 7 vs. Babson W, 6-4
Mar 7 vs. Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 9-1
Mar 8 vs. Central (IA) L, 3-2
  Overall Conf
Games 19 6
Plate appearances 68 22
At Bats 60 21
Runs 8 5
Hits 17 5
Doubles 3 -
Triples 5 3
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 7 5
Total bases 30 11
Walks 3 -
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts 8 2
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits 5 1
Hit into double play 2 1
Stolen Bases 1 -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average .283 .238
On Base Percentage .317 .238
Slugging Percentage .500 .524
Appearances 11 4
Games started 11 4
Wins 4 3
Losses 5 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games 5 2
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 66.0 23.1
Hits 69 23
Runs 39 8
Earned Runs 35 6
Walks 22 0
Strikeouts 34 7
Strikeouts per Game 3.61 2.10
Doubles Allowed 16 6
Triples Allowed 2 1
Home Runs Allows 4 1
At Bats Against 264 95
Batting Average Against .261 .242
Earned Run Average 3.71 1.80
Wild pitches 5 -
Hit Batters 7 1
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed 10 1
Total Chances 69 23
Put Outs 17 4
Assists 48 17
Errors 4 2
Fielding Percentage .942 .913
Double Plays 1 -
Stolen Bases Allowed 16 4
Runners Caught Stealing 5 1
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .238 .200
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -

Game Log - Hitting

Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 7 at Chapman W, 6-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Feb 8 Chapman L, 11-3 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Feb 8 Chapman W, 5-1 3 0 0 - - - 1 - - - -
Feb 15 Vanguard L, 2-0 3 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 15 Vanguard L, 12-1 2 0 2 1 - - 1 - - - -
Feb 16 Pacific Lutheran L, 7-5 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Feb 16 Pacific Lutheran W, 6-1 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Feb 21 St. Katherine W, 2-1 2 1 1 - 1 - 0 - - - -
Feb 21 St. Katherine W, 8-0 3 1 2 - - - 0 - - 1 -
Feb 22 Linfield L, 13-4 4 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 22 Linfield L, 7-4 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Feb 28 at Whittier W, 11-3 5 2 3 - 2 - 3 - - - -
Feb 29 Whittier W, 4-2 3 1 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 29 Whittier L, 6-5 4 2 2 - 1 - 1 - - - -
Mar 6 vs. Christopher Newport L, 7-3 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 6 vs. Emory & Henry W, 8-7 5 1 2 1 1 - 1 - - - -
Mar 7 vs. Babson W, 6-4 2 0 1 1 - - 0 2 - - -
Mar 7 vs. Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 9-1 3 0 1 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Mar 8 vs. Central (IA) L, 3-2 3 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 8 Washington (Mo.)   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 Occidental   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Occidental   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Occidental   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Denison   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Babson   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Va. Wesleyan   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 vs. Denison   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 vs. DePauw   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 vs. DePauw   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Pomona-Pitzer   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 Pomona-Pitzer   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 Pomona-Pitzer   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 La Verne   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at La Verne   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at La Verne   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Cal Lutheran   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Cal Lutheran   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Cal Lutheran   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Redlands   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Redlands   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Redlands   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 at SCIAC Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 at SCIAC Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at SCIAC Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - -

Game Log - Extended Hitting

Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Feb 7 at Chapman W, 6-0 - - 1 0 0 1 2 1 2.00 4
Feb 8 Chapman L, 11-3 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 3
Feb 8 Chapman W, 5-1 - - - 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 3
Feb 15 Vanguard L, 2-0 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Feb 15 Vanguard L, 12-1 - - - 3 1 - - - - 2
Feb 16 Pacific Lutheran L, 7-5 - - 1 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 5
Feb 16 Pacific Lutheran W, 6-1 - - - 0 0 - 2 - - 3
Feb 21 St. Katherine W, 2-1 - - 1 3 1 - 2 - - 3
Feb 21 St. Katherine W, 8-0 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 3
Feb 22 Linfield L, 13-4 - - - 1 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Feb 22 Linfield L, 7-4 - - 1 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Feb 28 at Whittier W, 11-3 - - - 7 2 - 1 1 1.00 5
Feb 29 Whittier W, 4-2 - - - 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 3
Feb 29 Whittier L, 6-5 - - - 4 1 - 1 1 1.00 4
Mar 6 vs. Christopher Newport L, 7-3 - - - 0 0 - - 2 - 3
Mar 6 vs. Emory & Henry W, 8-7 - - - 5 2 1 - 1 - 5
Mar 7 vs. Babson W, 6-4 - - - 2 1 - 1 - - 4
Mar 7 vs. Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 9-1 - - - 1 0 - - - - 3
Mar 8 vs. Central (IA) L, 3-2 - - 1 1 0 - 1 2 0.50 4
Mar 8 Washington (Mo.)   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 Occidental   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Occidental   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Occidental   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Denison   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Babson   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Va. Wesleyan   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 vs. Denison   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 vs. DePauw   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 vs. DePauw   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Pomona-Pitzer   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 Pomona-Pitzer   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 Pomona-Pitzer   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 La Verne   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at La Verne   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at La Verne   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Cal Lutheran   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Cal Lutheran   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Cal Lutheran   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Redlands   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Redlands   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Redlands   - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 at SCIAC Tournament   - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 at SCIAC Tournament   - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at SCIAC Tournament   - - - - - - - - - -

Game Log - Pitching

Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 7 at Chapman W, 6-0 1 1 0 0 6.0 5 0 0 0.00 0 4 -
Feb 8 Chapman L, 11-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 8 Chapman W, 5-1 1 1 0 0 7.0 4 1 1 1.00 0 2 -
Feb 15 Vanguard L, 2-0 1 0 1 0 7.0 7 2 2 2.00 4 3 1
Feb 15 Vanguard L, 12-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 16 Pacific Lutheran L, 7-5 1 0 1 0 8.0 11 7 7 6.13 3 4 1
Feb 16 Pacific Lutheran W, 6-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 21 St. Katherine W, 2-1 1 1 0 0 7.0 2 1 1 1.00 2 9 -
Feb 21 St. Katherine W, 8-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 22 Linfield L, 13-4 1 0 1 0 4.1 9 12 12 19.38 4 1 -
Feb 22 Linfield L, 7-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 28 at Whittier W, 11-3 1 1 0 0 7.0 7 3 2 2.00 0 1 1
Feb 29 Whittier W, 4-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 29 Whittier L, 6-5 1 0 0 0 3.1 7 4 3 6.30 0 0 -
Mar 6 vs. Christopher Newport L, 7-3 1 0 1 0 5.0 5 4 4 5.60 2 5 1
Mar 6 vs. Emory & Henry W, 8-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 7 vs. Babson W, 6-4 1 0 0 0 5.0 3 2 0 0.00 4 2 -
Mar 7 vs. Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 9-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 8 vs. Central (IA) L, 3-2 1 0 1 0 6.1 9 3 3 3.32 3 3 -
Mar 8 Washington (Mo.)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 Occidental   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Occidental   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Occidental   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Denison   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Babson   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Va. Wesleyan   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 vs. Denison   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 vs. DePauw   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 vs. DePauw   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Pomona-Pitzer   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 Pomona-Pitzer   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 Pomona-Pitzer   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 La Verne   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at La Verne   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at La Verne   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Cal Lutheran   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Cal Lutheran   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Cal Lutheran   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Redlands   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Redlands   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Redlands   - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 at SCIAC Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 at SCIAC Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at SCIAC Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - - -

Game Log - Fielding

Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 7 at Chapman W, 6-0 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 8 Chapman L, 11-3 3 2 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 8 Chapman W, 5-1 5 1 4 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 15 Vanguard L, 2-0 3 0 3 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Feb 15 Vanguard L, 12-1 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 16 Pacific Lutheran L, 7-5 7 0 7 0 1.000 - 5 - - - -
Feb 16 Pacific Lutheran W, 6-1 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 21 St. Katherine W, 2-1 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 21 St. Katherine W, 8-0 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 22 Linfield L, 13-4 2 1 1 0 1.000 - 2 2 .500 - -
Feb 22 Linfield L, 7-4 7 4 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 28 at Whittier W, 11-3 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 3 1 .250 - -
Feb 29 Whittier W, 4-2 7 0 5 2 .714 - - - - - -
Feb 29 Whittier L, 6-5 4 0 4 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Mar 6 vs. Christopher Newport L, 7-3 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 6 vs. Emory & Henry W, 8-7 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 7 vs. Babson W, 6-4 6 1 5 0 1.000 1 1 - - - -
Mar 7 vs. Mary Hardin-Baylor L, 9-1 4 1 1 2 .500 - - - - - -
Mar 8 vs. Central (IA) L, 3-2 7 0 7 0 1.000 - 3 2 .400 - -
Mar 8 Washington (Mo.)   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 Occidental   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Occidental   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Occidental   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Denison   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Babson   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Va. Wesleyan   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 vs. Denison   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 vs. DePauw   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 vs. DePauw   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Pomona-Pitzer   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 Pomona-Pitzer   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 Pomona-Pitzer   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 La Verne   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at La Verne   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at La Verne   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Cal Lutheran   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Cal Lutheran   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Cal Lutheran   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Redlands   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Redlands   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Redlands   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 1 at SCIAC Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 at SCIAC Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 3 at SCIAC Tournament   - - - - - - - - - - -

Career Stats - Hitting

  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2018-19 44 134 16 37 9 3 - 25 10 11 1 1 .276 .324 .388
2019-20 19 60 8 17 3 5 - 7 3 8 1 - .283 .317 .500
2020-21 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 63 194 24 54 12 8 - 32 13 19 2 1 .278 .322 .423

Career Stats - Extended Hitting

  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2018-19 44 - 1 8 52 12 3 40 48 0.83 153
2019-20 19 - - 5 30 8 2 20 17 1.18 68
2020-21 - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Total 63 - 1 13 82 20 5 60 65 0.92 221

Career Stats - Pitching

  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/7 hr era
2018-19 28 23 19 6 1 16 146.2 150 84 60 74 66 3.15 4 2.86
2019-20 11 11 4 5 0 5 66.0 69 39 35 22 34 3.61 4 3.71
2020-21 - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Total 39 34 23 11 1 21 212.2 219 123 95 96 100 3.29 8 3.13

Career Stats - Fielding

  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2018-19 44 174 46 126 2 .989 6 18 8 .308 - -
2019-20 19 69 17 48 4 .942 1 16 5 .238 - -
2020-21 - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Total 63 243 63 174 6 .975 7 34 13 .277 - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 19 60 8 17 3 5 - 7 3 8 1 - .283 .317 .500
Conference 6 21 5 5 - 3 - 5 - 2 - - .238 .238 .524
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 12 36 5 9 1 2 - 3 1 4 1 - .250 .270 .389
Away 2 8 2 3 - 2 - 3 - 1 - - .375 .375 .875
Neutral 5 16 1 5 2 1 - 1 2 3 - - .313 .389 .563
-
Wins 9 28 6 9 2 4 - 5 3 1 1 - .321 .387 .679
Losses 10 32 2 8 1 1 - 2 - 7 - - .250 .250 .344
-
February 14 44 7 12 1 4 - 6 1 5 1 - .273 .289 .477
March 5 16 1 5 2 1 - 1 2 3 - - .313 .389 .563
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 19 - - 5 30 8 2 20 17 1.18 68
Conference 6 - - 1 11 3 1 7 7 1.00 22
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 12 - - 3 14 3 - 15 10 1.50 40
Away 2 - - 1 7 2 1 3 2 1.50 9
Neutral 5 - - 1 9 3 1 2 5 0.40 19
-
Wins 9 - - 2 19 6 2 12 6 2.00 33
Losses 10 - - 3 11 2 - 8 11 0.73 35
-
February 14 - - 4 21 5 1 18 12 1.50 49
March 5 - - 1 9 3 1 2 5 0.40 19
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/7 hr era
Total 11 11 4 5 0 5 66.0 69 39 35 22 34 3.61 4 3.71
Conference 4 4 3 0 0 2 23.1 23 8 6 0 7 2.10 1 1.80
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 6 6 2 3 0 3 36.2 40 27 26 13 19 3.63 2 4.96
Away 2 2 2 0 0 1 13.0 12 3 2 0 5 2.69 1 1.08
Neutral 3 3 0 2 0 1 16.1 17 9 7 9 10 4.29 1 3.00
-
Wins 5 5 4 0 0 3 32.0 21 7 4 6 18 3.94 1 0.88
Losses 6 6 0 5 0 2 34.0 48 32 31 16 16 3.29 3 6.38
-
February 8 8 4 3 0 4 49.2 52 30 28 13 24 3.38 3 3.95
March 3 3 0 2 0 1 16.1 17 9 7 9 10 4.29 1 3.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 19 69 17 48 4 .942 1 16 5 .238 - -
Conference 6 23 4 17 2 .913 - 4 1 .200 - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 12 46 12 32 2 .957 - 9 2 .182 - -
Away 2 4 1 3 0 1.000 - 3 1 .250 - -
Neutral 5 19 4 13 2 .895 1 4 2 .333 - -
-
Wins 9 28 7 19 2 .929 1 4 1 .200 - -
Losses 10 41 10 29 2 .951 - 12 4 .250 - -
-
February 14 50 13 35 2 .960 - 12 3 .200 - -
March 5 19 4 13 2 .895 1 4 2 .333 - -