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Lauren Pletscher
Lauren  Pletscher

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Durand, Mich.

High School:
Durand

Height:
5-6

Position:
C


05/11/2017

OAKLAND FALLS TO DETROIT MERCY IN HORIZON LEAGUE TOURNAMENT TO CONCLUDE SEASON, 4-1

Golden Grizzlies tally seven hits, Kownacki pitches 3.1 shutout innings

05/07/2017

OAKLAND EDGED BY UIC IN TWINBILL 5-3, 2-1

Erin Kownacki tossed her 15th complete game of the season

04/29/2017

OAKLAND ROLLS PAST VALPO FOR SERIES SWEEP, 12-2

Swanson and Mead record four and three RBIs respectively

04/28/2017

SWANSON'S 11TH INNING RBI DOUBLE PROPELS OAKLAND TO DOUBLEHEADER SWEEP AT VALPARAISO

Kownacki picks up both wins in the circle

04/26/2017

OAKLAND EDGED BY LATE TOLEDO RALLY IN HOME OPENER

Lauren Pletscher and Jamie Squires each record two hits

05/07/2017

Oakland vs. UIC Game 1

Oakland vs. UIC 05/07/2017

05/06/2017

Oakland vs. UIC (senior day)

Oakland vs. UIC (senior day)

04/26/2017

4-26-17 Oakland Softball vs Toledo - Home Opener

4-26-17 Oakland Softball vs Toledo - Home Opener Photos by Jose Juarez

04/19/2017

4-19-17 Oakland Softball at Detroit Mercy - Metro Series

4-19-17 Oakland Softball at Detroit Mercy - Metro Series Photos by Jose Juarez

04/08/2017

4-8-17 vs Green Bay at Madonna University Field - Livonia, Mich.

4-8-17 vs Green Bay at Madonna University Field - Livonia, Mich. Photos by Jose Juarez

Career Stats  | Career Game-by-Game Stats

2017:
▪ Started 18 games at catcher with 22 appearances
▪ Hit .304 with 14 hits, eight RBI, three doubles, two runs and 17 total bases
▪ Recorded career-high three RBI going 2-for-3 at Valpo (4/28)

High School:
▪ Lettered in softball at both Schwartz Creek High School(2 years) and Durand High School
(1 year)
▪ Two-year Flint Metro League Academic All-League selection (2014, 2015) 
▪ Played AAU Volleyball for 2 years and AAU Basketball for 5 years

Academic Achievements:
 Graduated high school in three years as Valedictorian with Highest Honors
▪ Honor Roll student and member of the National Honors Society

▪ Peer Mentor and Madrigal Singer

Top Athletic Performance:
▪ Batted a .714 in District Series (2015)

▪ Leading the team to a District Championship (2015)

Personal:
Full Name: Lauren Emily Pletscher
Birthdate: May 27, 1999 
Parents: Kristen and Clayton Pletscher 
Siblings: Carah 
Major: Actuarial Science 

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland:
1. Actuarial Science Program

2. Opportunity to play collegiate softball
3. Close to home

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