UNCG Softball BIO
16 Lacey Leary


2016 (Senior)
Appeared in 28 games earning five starts… hit .222 (6-for-27) with three RBI and two runs scored… drew five walks… made six appearances in the circle with eight strikeouts in 12.2 innings of work… recorded her first hit of the season against Iona (2/26) and scored her first run against Brown (3/5)… drove in her first run of the season and tallied her first multi-hit game of the season against Bryant (3/15)… recorded a hit in her final career at bat in a 3-0 loss to Furman in the SoCon Tournament… finished her career wit ha .256 batting average and had a 8-4 record in the circle with a 5.42 ERA and 42 strikeouts. 

2015 (Junior):
Saw action in 22 games, starting 14 as a DP/pitcher ... hit a career-best .326 and set career highs in hits (14), runs (4), doubles (3), home runs (3) and RBI (14) ... was 2-0 in the circle in two appearances, starting one game ... finished with 6.2 innings and three strikeouts ... was 2-for-2 with a home run and four RBI against George Washington (Feb. 28) and picked up the win in relief after throwing 2.2 innings ... earned a win after throwing four innings and allowed just one earned run against Howard (March 6) ... blasted her second home run at UC Riverside (March 6), which was a game-tying three-run homer ... had two or more hits in five games ... went 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBI against NC State (March 18) ... picked up a hit against Elon (March 25) ... made the SoCon honor roll.  

2014 (Sophomore):

Appeared in seven games, starting five as a DP/pitcher ... hit .125 on two hits with an RBI ... had a 6-4 record in the circle ... pitched in 22 games, starting 13 ... threw four complete games with one shutout in 73.2 innings and had 31 strikeouts ... picked up her first hit as a Spartan against Ohio (Feb. 8) ... first start came against George Washington (Feb. 22) throwing five innings, allowing just one earned run with three strikeouts ... earned her first victory in the circle against Bucknell (Feb. 28) after pitching a season-best six innings ... had a RBI single in game two against Samford (Mar. 22) ... earned a victory against North Carolina A&T (Mar. 5) throwing five shutout innings with two strikeouts ... threw four innings and picked up the win against North Carolina A&T (Mar. 27) ... threw eight innings and earned a victory in game two against Liberty (April 2) ... went seven innings in a complete game win in game two against UNCW (April 9) ... threw a two-hit shutout in game two at Charlotte (April 16) earning the win in five innings.

2013 (Freshman) at Spartanburg Methodist
As a freshman, she competed at junior college Spartanburg Methodist … was named to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-South region second team … she finished the year with a 15-2 record in 95 innings pitched with 86 strikeouts … had 26 appearances with a 2.27 ERA and one save … as a hitter she hit .320 on the season with six home runs, six doubles and 23 RBI … she helped her team finished 41-15 with a regular season championship and runner-up finish in the Region X Tournament … made the Region X All-Tournament team. 

High school
played all four years with South Stanly high school, hitting .364 during her senior season … had two home runs, 36 hits, two doubles and 31 RBI … also went 8-2 in the circle with four shutouts and 61 strikeouts … helped her team finished with a 27-7 record and a No. 26 ranking in North Carolina.

Lacey Elizabeth Leary … born August 18, 1994 in Albemarle, N.C. … daughter of Robert and Tracey Leary … undecided on a major.

Position: Pitcher/Designated Player
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Norwood, N.C.
High School: South Stanly
Other College: Spartanburg Methodist College
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