#13 Lauren Soles
Position: Pitcher
Bats: L
Throws: L
Height: 5'7"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Simi Valley, Calif.
High School: Simi Valley HS
Experience: 2 Letters
Soles Photos

SOPHOMORE YEAR (2014): Finished with the best record for the Lobos at 6-8 with eight starts and 21 appearances…recorded wins over Detroit twice, San Diego State, Fresno State, UNLV and Utah State…recorded 42 strikeouts in 62.2 innings…finished with the lowest ERA on the team at 6.14…held opponents to a .293 average…threw three complete games.

FRESHMAN YEAR (2013) - Posted a 9-15 record and a team-best 3.23 ERA in 28 appearances and a team-high 23 starts...threw 15 complete games and recorded one save...threw a no-hitter on Feb. 17 against Central Michigan in the Lobo Classic...over five innings she faced 16 batters, walked non and struck out six for the first no-hitter in recent Lobo softball history...recorded a season-high 14 strikeouts in the Lobos' 5-2 win over Siena on March 24, the most strikeouts of any UNM pitcher in recent history...spent 132 1/3 innings in circle, allowing 123 hits, 82 runs (61 earned) while walking 53 and striking out 105...held batters to a .241 average...finished the season averaging 5.65 strikeouts/seven innings pitched, which ranks her tied for ninth in program history...earned Mountain West Pitcher of the Week on Feb. 19 for going 2-0 at UNM's Lobo Classic...threw two complete games against Bradley and Central Michigan (no-hitter), registering 13 strikeouts and not giving up an earned run over 12 innings in the circle...finished ranked in the top-10 in the Mountain West in several categories: triples allowed (T2nd, 1); home runs allowed (T2nd, 6); opponent batting average (3rd, .241); hits allowed (4th, 123); earned runs allowed (6th, 61); ERA (7th, 3.23); doubles allowed (T7th, 18); batters struck out (7th, 105); runs allowed (7th, 82); games started (T7th, 23); batters struck out looking (8th, 29); innings pitched (8th, 132.1) and wins (T9th, 9)...will be a key returner for the Lobos.

HIGH SCHOOL - Four-year letterwinner under coach Heidi Bird at Simi Valley High School in Simi Valley, Calif.,...led the Pioneers to three-consecutive Marmonte League Championships (2010-12)...helped her team win the Susan Manlet Tournament in 2010 and 2011...earned All-Cape Coast Conference honors in 2009...named to the 2010 Susan Manlet all-tournament team...2012 Pitcher of the Year; second team all-Marmonte...2012 Pitcher of the Year; first team all-Marmonte...played for the Jets 18U Gold under coach Craig Pearce...in 2010 helped her club team win the 16U ASA National Championship, ESPN Rise Championship, Best of the West Championship and Colorado Sparkler Championship.

PERSONAL - Born February 14, 1994 to Scott and Karen Soles in Simi Valley, Calif.,...has two siblings, Michael and MacKellen...hobbies include camping and going to the beach...favorite athlete is Mike Trout...favorite food is Italian...favorite movie is Bridesmaids...undecided on a major.

CAREER SINGLE GAME HIGHS - as of May 11, 2013

Innings pitched: 7.0, 7x (last vs. UTEP 4/24/13)
Walks allowed: 6 (at New Mexico State 2/19/13)
Strikeouts: 14 (vs. Siena 3/24/13)
Batters faced: 34 (vs. Oklahoma State 3/22/13)
Putouts: 1, 2x (last vs. Oklahoma State 3/22/13)
Assists: 3, 4x (last vs. Nevada 4/20/13)

2013 (Fr.) 3.23 9-15 28 23 15 1/1 <1/td> 132.1 123 82 61 53 105 18 1 6 588 .241 10 10 18 0 15