FRESHMAN SEASON (2017)
Started six games and appeared in nine total ... Finished the season with a 5.00 ERA ... Had a record of 3-1 and three complete games ... In 28.0 total innings pitched she gave up 29 hits and 20 earned runs ... Pitched five innings for a complete game against Bethune-Cookman giving up three hits, three runs only one earned, and five strikeouts ... Struck out seven in her complete game victory against Illinois State giving up just two earned runs ... Gave up only one earned run against Louisiana Monroe in her five-inning complete game victory ... Gave the team a gutty relief performance versus South Carolina in May throwing 5.1 innings while allowing only four hits and two earned runs.
A four-year letterwinner as a pitcher and first base at Lewisville High School in Texas under coach Lori Alexander… Won over 70 games in the circle during her prep career, winning a state championship in 2013 and finishing as runner-up in 2015… As a junior in 2015 went 24-5, ending the year with a 0.90 ERA and 343 strikeouts in 210 innings of work in being named All-State and All-Area Player of the year… In 2013 was named the state tournament most valuable player and the all-tournament team, All-State and the All-Area Player of the year… Was named a MaxPreps High School All-American in 2015 and MaxPreps Underclassman All-American… Was on the school’s student council and a member of the student leadership mentoring program.
Full name is Maribeth Mackenzie Gorsuch, born February 19 in Dallas, Texas… Daughter of Doug and Stacy Gorsuch… Has two siblings in Allen and Charlie… Plans to major in sports administration.