2017 Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Honor Roll
AS A FRESHMAN (2017):
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
• Appeared in one regular season game while recovering from injury, logging an at-bat against Detroit Mercy (April 11).
PREP AND PERSONAL:
• Three-year softball letterwinner at Pendleton High School.
• Logged a .517 average with 10 doubles, 30 RBI, a .554 on-base percentage and 31 runs scored to claim 5A all-state and all-league first team accolades during senior season.
• Batted .487 with 52 hits, 13 doubles, 35 RBI, 12 stolen bases, and 43 runs scored for the Oregon 5A state runner-up Pendleton team as a junior.
• Named a 5A all-state and all-conference selection.
• Member of the state championship Pendleton team as a sophomore.
• Earned all-state and all-conference accolades as a freshman after finishing the season with a .337 batting average.
• Also earned varsity letters in basketball and cross country.
• Set the school record for highest 3-point shooting percentage for a season (51%), and tied a single-game record with eight made 3-pointers during freshman basketball season.
• Competed with the Northwest Batbusters and the USA Explosion on the club circuit.
• Finished in third place with the Explosion at ASA Nationals in 2015.
• Member of the National Honor Society.
• Daughter of Steve and Kim Richards.
• Has one brother, Lane.
• Has one sister, Lauren.
• Brother, Lane ('16), was a senior captain on the Notre Dame baseball team.
• Father, Steve, played baseball at Linfield College.
• The first Oregon native to suit up for Notre Dame in varsity softball.
• Enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business.
Richards' Career Statistics