15 Lauren Delgadillo
15 Lauren Delgadillo
Height: 5-10
Year: Fr.
Hometown: San Clemente, CA
High School: San Clemente
Position: C/1B
Major: Undeclared
Bats/Throws: R/R
Residential College: Morse

2013: Season was cut short by injury… Batted .373 in 18 games… Three home runs tied for third on the team… First career round-tripper was a walk-off homer in a 6-5 victory over New Mexico… Named the Ivy League Rookie of the Week following a strong performance at Husky Classic at the University of Washington… Had a pair of three-hit games.

Before Yale: Sea View League most valuable player as a senior at San Clemente High School… Two-time first team all-league selection… Batted .453 with a team-best eight home runs last spring… Also led team in hits and doubles… San Clemente’s Player of the Year as a senior and Offensive Player of the Year in her junior year… Team co-captain as a senior… Helped San Clemente to the 2012 league championship… Played club softball for the California Cruisers and the American Athletics.

Personal: Volunteers one week each summer at an orphanage in Ensenada, Mexico, where her mother is from.

Why Yale? “I am convinced that no other university can offer me the highest quality education, competitive softball program and a sense of belonging.”