Maryland Softball BIO
Sarah Lang
Player Profile:

AS A JUNIOR (2016): Appeared in 32 games, making 21 starts...started primarily at the DP position (17 starts) but also started two games at first base and two games in right field...hit at a .197 clip with a .310 on base percentage...totaled ten walks in just 71 plate appearances...made first start of the year in RF against Boise State (2/12)....walked twice against Georgetown (3/4)...knocked a double against George Washington (3/5)...reached base twice via single and walk in win over Columbia (3/6)...had career game, going 3-for-3 in series finale at Ohio State (3/27) that raised batting average .9 points...crushed a two run single in as part of five run third inning in win over Nebraska (4/1)...impressively went 2-for-2 at No. 2 Michigan (4/23)...put through a single against No. 24 Minnesota (5/1)...finished year strong, ending on a four game hitting streak (5/1-8)...went 3-for-9 in Indiana series, starting all three games in the DP slot...cracked double in the middle game against the Hoosiers (5/7)...recorded RBI single in season ending win over Indiana (5/8). 

AS A SOPHOMORE (2015): Appeared in 19 games, making five starts at the DP position...batted at a .292 clip with an impressive .433 on base percentage...shined at the Mary Nutter Classic in Palm Springs, getting first two career starts against UNLV and Long Beach State...went 2-for-4 with a double and RBI single against UNLV (2/21)...followed up by a 2-for-3, two walk performance that night against Long Beach State (2/21)...drew pinch-hit walks against Lafayette (2/7) and Drexel (2/14)...started at DP in the first two games of Disney's Citrus Classic against Fordham and Mississippi State (2/27)...scored a run in the pinch hitting role against Rhode Island (3/7)...drew a walk in a Maryland 19-0 win at Iowa (3/22)...went 1-for-1 against Indiana (4/4)...followed up by a 2-for-2 showing in the Indiana finale (4/5) including a RBI single.

AS A FRESHMAN (2014): Returned to team workouts in April after being sidelined to illness...made collegiate debut against Howard (4/23) and reached base on a HBP.

Before Maryland: Played at Dr. Phillips High School...played first base her freshman and senior seasons and outfield her sophomore and junior seasons...hit .469 as a freshman, .395 as a sophomore, .463 as a junior and .447 as a senior...four-year First Team All-Metro honoree...named Team MVP all four years and Offensive Player of the Year as a junior and senior...played for the Windermere Wildfire.

Personal: Sarah Jessica Lang...daughter of Michael and Claudia Lang...has one brother, Nolan...favorite sports heroine is Dot Richardson...came to Maryland for the athletics, academics and the campus...communication plamns include working in marketing. 

  Career Highs
Hits 3, vs. Ohio State (3/27/16)
RBIs 2, (4x) vs. Nebraska (4/1/16)
Walks  2, (2x) last vs. Georgetown (3/4/16)

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