DSU Softball BIO
4 Rachel Meagley

2014: Earned Preseason Second Team All-MEAC honors... Named MEAC Pitcher of the Week on April 28... Received MEAC Academic recognition... Appeared in 29 games, including 24 starts… Posted a 10-6 record with a 2.46 ERA, which was good third best on the team and fourth in the MEAC… Compiled two complete games, two shutouts, one save and 49 strikeouts in 65.1 innings of work… Allowed the fewest amount of hits (64 – third in the MEAC), runs (28 – second in the MEAC), earned runs (23 – second in the MEAC), walks (14 – third in the MEAC) and home runs (3) on the team… Limited opponents to a team-best .246 batting average (third in the MEAC)… Tallied five or more strikeouts in four games, including a season-high eight, along with allowing four hits and no walks in DSU’s 3-0 win over Norfolk State (April 19)… Nearly tossed a no-hitter in DSU’s 8-0 win in five innings over Drexel (April 24) to finish the game allowing one hit, one walk and totaling three K’s… In conference action, appeared in 13 games, including 11 starts… Posted a team-best 7-1 record with a 0.42 ERA… Tallied one complete game and one shutout… In 33.2 innings of work, led the Hornets in strikeouts (32), along with allowing the fewest amount of hits (26), runs (4), earned runs (2) and walks (5) on the squad… Limited opposing batters to a team-best .200 average.  

2013: Appeared in 47 games, while making 42 starts in the circle… Earn MEAC All-Tournament Team honors... Posted a 8-15 record with a 4.40 ERA… Led all Hornet pitchers in appearances (47), starts (42), shutouts (2), innings pitched (119.1) and strikeouts (100)… Allowed 162 hits, 103 runs (75 earned), 37 walks and 15 home runs… Registered two complete games… Recorded five or more strikeouts in four games… Struck out a season-high eight in game one at Coppin State (April 13)… Notched two putouts, 13 assists and committed one error for a .938 fielding percentage… At the plate, registered one hit on two attempts. 

Junior College:  Played one season at Miami-Dade College in Miami, Fla. ... led the Sharks to a Florida Junior College Softball State Championship and a berth in the Junior College World Series ... named to the All-Southern Conference First Team, Atlantic District First Team and Florida Junior College Softball All-Tournament team ... posted a 14-10 record, 2.17 ERA and 126 strikeouts in 139 innings pitched (32 games played).

High School:  Holds the state high school record with 18 strikeouts in a game ... played varsity softball all four years ... named West Valley MVP and All-Great Northern League Pitcher for three consecutive seasons ... as a senior was named All-State Senior All-Star Challenge Pitcher... Graduated with honors and was a member of the National Honors Society. 

AAU/Club:  Member of the Spokane Sliders 14-U and Washington LadyHawks Gold-Hawkins 18-U.

Personal:  Born March 11, 1992 in Spokane, Wash. ... daughter of Buddy and Susan Meagley ... has one older sister, Holly ... currently majoring in Hospitality and Tourism Management.

Position: Pitcher
Height: 5'5"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Spokane, Wash.
High School: West Valley H.S.
Other College: Miami-Dade CC
Major: Hospitality/Tourism Management
Experience: 1 Letter
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