#12 Mariah Rimmer
Position: Outfielder
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 5'4"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Riverside, Calif.
High School: Arlington HS
Experience: 1 Letter
Rimmer Photos
New Mexico Softball Signs Four in Early Signing Period -- Nov. 19, 2011

ESPN Top 100 Softball Recruits of 2012

SOPHOMORE YEAR (2014): Started all 52 games in center field for the Lobos…led the Lobos in runs scored with 30…led the Lobos in triples with five and hit by pitch with 6…had a team-best 13 stolen bases…finished the season hitting .308 with 49 hits and 32 RBIs…hit four home runs on the season…went 3-for-4 against Colorado State on April 22 with two runs scored, an RBI, a double and a triple…went 3-for-4 against Detroit on March 8 with four RBIs and three runs scored and a homerun…had a .491 slugging percentage…had a .974 fielding percentage, only recorded two errors with 68 putouts and seven assists.

FRESHMAN YEAR (2013) - Started all 56 games in center field for the Lobos...led the Lobos on offense most of the season, finishing with a .346 batting average...had a team-high 63 hits in 182 at-bats and recorded 34 runs and 21 RBI...had 10 extra-base hits: six doubles, one triple and three homers...went 26-for-34 in stolen bases and ranks tied for fifth in program history for most stolen bases in a single season...twice went 4-for-4, against UTEP on April 24 and again against Colorado State on May 10...recorded a team-best nine-game hitting streak that began Feb. 10 and ended Feb. 22 and featured 15 hits, 11 runs scored and six RBI...had a team-high 17 multi-hit games - 10 games with two hits, five with three and two with four...had five multi-RBI games...finished ranked in the top-10 in the Mountain West for: stolen bases (3rd, 26); at-bats (T3rd, 182); hits (6th, 63); total plate appearances (T6th, 196); batting average (9th, .346) and runs scored (T10th, 34).

HIGH SCHOOL - Three-year letterwinner in softball under coaches Elizabeth Wilson and Greg Grant at Arlington High School in Riverside, Calif.,...named first team All-California Interscholastic Federation Southern Section Div. II and second team All-Inland Valley Softball team, Press Enterprise in 2012...two-time first team All-Big VIII League (2009-10)...named Best Offensive Player of the Year (2010) and MVP (2009) at JW North HS...ranks 44th on ESPN's Top 100 Recruits of 2012; No. 8 on ESPN's Top 100 Outfielders...four-year recipient of High Honors and Scholar-Athlete awards...won multiple tournaments in a total of three years of summer club ball with Sudden Impact 14U (2008), Corona Angels - Megee (2010) and Corona Angels - Tyson (2011)...lettered one year in track & field.

PERSONAL - Born November 29, 1994 in Newport Beach, Calif., to Connie Harper and Roderick Rimmer...nicknames include RiRi, MeMe and Riah...has three siblings: Myorie, Mia and Leilani...her uncle, Robert Harper, played football at Langston University and her mother, Connie, played softball at Grambling State University...enjoys running, dancing, designing clothes from old outfits and discovering new genres of music...favorite athletes include Serena Williams and Laila Ali...lists broccoli cheddar soup as her favorite food, and John Q and The Lion King as her favorite movies...majoring in broadcasting/communications and journalism.

CAREER SINGLE GAME HIGHS - as of May 11, 2013

Hits: 4, 2x (last vs. Colorado State 5/10/13)
Doubles: 1, 6x (last vs. UTEP 4/24/13)
Triples: 1 (vs. Colorado State 5/10/13)
Home runs: 1, 3x (last vs. UTEP 4/24/13)
Total bases: 8 (vs. UTEP 4/24/13)
RBI: 2, 5x (last vs. UTEP 4/24/13)
Runs scored: 3, 2x (last vs. UTEP 4/24/13)
Walks: 1, 9x (last vs. Colorado State 5/11/13)
Hit by pitch: 1, 5x (last at UNLV 3/14/13)
Stuck out: 3 (at Fresno State 5/5/13)
Sac flies: N/A
Sac bunts: N/A
At bats: 5, 3x (last vs yale 3/10/13)
Stolen bases: 2, 4x (last at UNLV 4/12/13)
Caught stealing: 1, 8x (last vs. Colorado State 5/9/13)
Putouts: 6 (at Oregon State 3/14/13)
Assists: 1, 5x (last vs. Siena 3/24/13)

2013 .346 56-56 182 34 63 6 1 3 21 80 .440 9 5 24 1 .393 0 0 26-34 55 5 3 .952