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Lauren MacLeod
Lauren  MacLeod


Orange, Calif.

High School:
El Modena HS




Meza, Hernandez, Sowder All Claim Top Honors As Eight Honored As All-Big West

Meza earned top honors for the second consecutive season.


Lauren MacLeod's Three-Run Homer Leads Long Beach State Past UC Riverside 4-2

The win was the 13th in a row for Long Beach State, a program record.


No. 22 Softball Runs Winning Streak To Seven Games With DH Sweep At LMU

Naomi Hernandez had five hits in game one, Rowland had four in game two to pace the Beach to the two victories.


Meza Dominant Again In 1-0 Win At Hawai’i

Lauren MacLeod drove home the winning run in the first inning.


Softball Stays Unbeaten In Santa Clara With 7-1 Win Over Lehigh

Hannah Cookson finished 3-for-4 with a double and a triple.

Long Beach State (2017): Started 47 of the team's 52 games in 2017 as the team's primary catcher ... Walked a team-high 19 times with just 14 strikeouts, and had an on-base percentage of .352 ... Finished the season with 10 RBI ... Caught every single inning during Big West play ... Made her first start of the season in the second game against South Dakota ... Singled and walked against Weber State ... Singled against Oregon State ... Hit safely in three straight games against Michigan, Indiana and South Carolina ... Hit a grand slam in a 2-for-3 day against Grand Canyon while leading the Beach to a win ... Drove in three RBI while hitting a double with a walk against Lehigh ... Was a perfect 3-for-3 with a run scored at Santa Clara ... Caught 28 innings over two days during the Cal Poly series ... Walked twice with a single in the final game against UC Santa Barbara ... Had an RBI single against UC Riverside ... Closed out the season on a four-game hitting streak.

(2016): Played in 44 games, starting 39 as the team's catcher ... Stepped up to serve as the starting catcher following the injury to 2015 All-Big West Catcher Lauren Lombardi ... Threw out eight baserunners, and only made four errors on the year while leading the team in putouts on the year ... Also had 15 assists on the season ... Hit .235 with two doubles and five home runs ... Her five homers were tied for second-most on the team ... Walked and scored in the season debut against South Dakota after entering for the injured Lombardi ... Went 3-for-4 with a career-high four RBI in a win over Minnesota ... That was the first game of a five-game hitting streak ... In two straight games, went 2-for-3 with an RBI against Stanford and North Dakota State ... Walked and singled in a repeat game against North Dakota State ... Hit her first career home run in a 2-for-3 day against LIU Brooklyn ... Hit a three-run home run against Arizona State ... Hit a solo home run against North Carolina ... Cracked a two-run homer against Mississippi State ... Went 2-for-3 with a home run and 3 RBI against Loyola Marymount ... Opened conference play with a start and a double against CSUN ... Singled in each of a pair of starts against Cal Poly ... Went 2-for-3 with a double and a walk in the series opener at Cal State Fullerton.

(2015): Played in 23 games, starting 15 at catcher ... Hit .152 with a double and a triple ... Had two at-bats as a substitute in her 49er debut against Northwestern State (2/6) ... Made her first start behind the plate against Idaho State (2/7) ... Tripled in a run against Syracuse (2/21) ... Went 2-for-3 with a double against No. 2 Oregon (3/8) ... Drove in a career-high two runs against San Diego State, going 1-for-3 (3/8) ... Went 1-for-3 in a start against UC Riverside (4/4) ... Singled against Cal State Fullerton after entering as the DP (4/22) ... Walked twice with an RBI against Cal Poly (5/2).

High School: A four-year letterwinner at El Modena High School ... Helped the Vanguards reach the playoffs in three straight seasons ... Hit .429 as a junior, with an on-base percentage of .518.

Major: Communications

Career Highs:
At-Bats: 5, at Cal Poly (4/14/17)
Hits: 3, 2x, last at Santa Clara (3/18/17)
Runs: 1, many times
RBI: 4, 2x, last vs. Grand Canyon (3/17/17)
Home Runs: 1, many times

Career Statistics
2015 23-15 .152 46 2 7 1 1 0 5 6 9 0-0
2016 44-39 .235 102 11 24 2 0 5 18 12 16 0-1
2017 47-47 .218 101 5 22 2 0 1 10 19 14 0-0
Totals 114-101 .213 249 18 53 5 1 6 33 37 39 0-1

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