8 Morgan Lashley
Morgan Lashley


Davidson, N.C.

High School:
North Mecklenburg



MISCELLANEOUS: Ranks among Army's finest freshman pitchers in school history ... will challenge Army Hall of Famer Colleen McCabe's records before she graduates ... broke McCabe's single-season mark for strikeouts (237) ... first student-athlete in Patriot League history to be named Pitcher and Rookie of the Year in the same season ... shattered the league's single-season record for appearances (56), starts (51), games completed (37), innings pitched (327) and wins (33), while strikeout mark ranked third ... also set Army single-season marks for innings pitched, appearances, wins and strikeouts ... listed second on Army's career chart in wins and win percentage (.673) ... ranked fourth in strikeouts and fifth in ERA (2.25) ... closed out first year ranked among the nation's leaders in wins ... listed No. 6 nationally in victories (33) at season's end after ranking No. 1 in the country twice .... also No. 14 in shutouts (11) ... first-team Patriot League all-star, all-tournament selection, and All-Northeast Region second team pick.

2012: Earned two of the league's major awards with selection as Pitcher and Rookie of the Year - first player in league history to accomplish that feat ... just third Black Knight to earn league pitching honors ... first since 2002 and lone freshman ... first-team All-Patriot League selection ... garnered three Pitcher of the Week citations and one Rookie ... led the country in wins the week of 4/19 after sharing it the previous week ... headed to the Patriot League Tournament No. 2 in the country with 31 wins, one behind the leader ... led Army to the championship finals of the Patriot League Tournament for the first time since 2006 ... fashioned a 36-inning scoreless streak that began with the final game of series against league rival Bucknell and ended against Yale ... went distance on a one-hitter and struck out seven in 1-0 third game win over league rival Lafayette ... threw shutout ball in four-game Lafayette series yielding just 17 base hits over 28 innings, struck out 22 and walked six limiting the Leopards to .179 batting average to earn second straight league weekly pitching honor and third of the season ... shattered Army's single-season (Division I) record for strikeouts with 237 (former mark of 186 set in 2000) ... went on to break the school's all-time season mark (includes Divisions I, II & III) at the league tournament ... three times struck out nine batters as Army's workhorse in the circle drawing duty in 56 of 58 games with 51 starts ...posted a 2.25 earned run average finishing season with a 33-16 mark ... drew 51 starts and 37 completions in 327.0 innings ... recorded one save... numbers improved in league play posting 14-5 record with stingy 1.85 earned run average ... involved in seven shutouts in 20 appearances ... struck out 90 batters and issued 46 walks ... held league opponents to .234 batting average ... hurled Army to runner-up honors at league tournament for highest placing since 2006 ... named to the all-tournament team ... picked up fourth award with selection to the All-Northeast Regional second team.

High School: Four-year letterwinner in softball, the last three at North Mecklenburg H.S.... earned plethora of honors as a pitcher senior year ... posted an 0.97 ERA, compiling 20-4 record, along with setting school strikeout record (301) ... issued just 16 walks, threw a no-hitter and recorded 14 shutouts serving as team captain that year ... performance earned first-team all-state honors ... also tabbed district's pitcher of the year and regional co-pitcher of the year, earning first-team honors in both ... garnered first-team all-district honors sophomore through senior years ... three-time all-conference selection as well ... team's offensive player of the year as a junior and MVP senior year ... three-times tabbed for all-star honors by the Charlotte Observer ... named to the first unit senior year after picking up second-team citations previous in 2009 and 2010 ... led North Mecklenburg to three conference titles and three straight state tournament appearances ... reached final 16 in 2009 and 2010 .. played club ball from 2008-10 with the Virginia Shamrocks Gold playing for coach Tommy Orndorff and Jersey Intensity in 2010-11 under coach Kevin O'Donnell.

Personal: Given name is Morgan Sierra Lashley ... mother's name is Paula Lashley ... has young brother Brendan Hopper (11) ... grandfather Jim Lashley served in the Air Force ... majoring in Management.

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