13 Ellie Fodor
13 Ellie Fodor
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Trenton, Mich.
High School: Trenton
Position: P/1B
Major: Materials Science and Engineering
Bats/Throws: R/R

2014: Played in 27 games as a junior … made 23 appearances at the plate and 15 starts, playing 10 complete games … pitched one shutout … wrapped up the season with a record of 6-14 and an ERA of 3.18 … allowed 145 hits and 77 runs, while striking out 135 batters in 121.0 innings … 70 at-bats … six runs on 16 hits … drove in five runs … .229 batting average … was just one of two players on the team to have a 1.000 fielding percentage.

2013: Appeared in and started all 33 games during her sophomore season … NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference … made 18 pitching appearances, ending the season with a record of 11-7 and a 1.66 ERA … struck out 114 batters in 101.0 innings … allowed only 99 hits and 43 runs during her time at the plate … had 89 at-bats … tied for seventh on the team in runs with nine … drove in nine runs … seventh on the team with her  batting average of .247 … second on MIT’s team with a fielding percentage of .983.

2012: Played in and started all 33 games as a freshman … made 21 pitching appearances with a 7-8 record and a 2.99 ERA … struck out 99 batters in 103.0 innings … led team in ERA, wins, strikeouts, innings pitched, opponents’ batting average and appearances … tied for second on team in RBI, third in total bases and slugging percentage, fourth in batting average … fifth in NEWMAC in strikeouts, ninth in innings pitched, 10th in ERA and opponents’ batting average … set MIT single-game record with 16 strikeouts in one-hit win vs. Wentworth (4/11/12) … recorded fourth-highest single-season strikeout total in program history … pitched four complete-game shutouts … NEWMAC Pitcher of the Week (4/23/12) … went 1-for-4 with three RBI and first career home run against Coast Guard (4/14/12) … season-high three hits in 1-0 loss to Middlebury during spring break trip (3/26/12)

Off the Diamond: Majoring in materials science and engineering with a concentration in Spanish … REU at the Center for Photonics and Multiscale Nanomaterials at the University of Michigan … studied semiconductors and molecular beam epitaxy during the summer of 2013.

High School: A 2011 graduate of Trenton High School … four-year all-league, all-conference, and all-region … all-state honorable mention as a junior and senior … school record holder for most strikeouts, wins and games pitched in a season … softball team captain … National Honors Society … class salutatorian.