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Rachael Walters
Rachael Walters

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Powhatan, Va.

High School:
Powhatan HS

Last College:
Radford

Height:
5-9

Position:
LHP

Experience:
TR

Bats-Throws:
L-L

SOPHOMORE SEASON AT RADFORD (2014): Recorded staff-best 132 strikeouts with 39 appearances and 28 starts...Tied for Big South lead of three saves...Held opponenets to a .235 average...Ranked in the league top-ten in appearances (2nd), starts (3rd), strikeouts (6th), wins (7th) and innings pitched (10th)...Career-high strikeouts was 10th-best total in the Radford single-season record books...Big South Pitcher of the Week in April 2014...Held opponents to a .207 average in league play with a 2.90 ERA.

FRESHMAN SEASON AT RADFORD (2013): Selected first-team All-Big South and All-Freshman team...Started 25 games with 36 appearances...Pitched 174 innings and 13 complete games...Posted a team-best 116 strikeouts, which was the most at Radford since 2010...Was 10-4 in league contests and 6-1 on the road...Two-time Big South Pitcher of the Week...Tossed a season-high of 11 innings with season-best 11 strikeouts against Campbell.

HIGH SCHOOL: 2011 Region A Pitcher of the Year and first-team all-state...Posted a 19-2 record in 2011 with a 0.49 ERA and 196 strikeouts...Three-time all-district first-team selection...2010 and 2011 district pitcher of the year as well as first-team all-region and all-metro...2011 first-team all-state.

PERSONAL: Daugther of Timmy and Michelle Walters...Has an identical twin sister, Chelsea and is majoring in marketing.