4
Lena Springer

Lena Springer

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
New Britain, Conn.

High School:
The Ethel Walker School

Height:
5-6

Position:
P

B/T:
R/R

10/17/2013

Softball Dominates Fall Schedule

Knights take four straight

2014- FRESHMEN SEASON

  • Made debut on against UIC (2/14), tossing the seventh inning
  • Added a perfect seventh inning with one strikeout vs. Princeton (2/28)
  • Belted a two-run homer in first-career at bat vs. SIUE (3/1)
  • Converted a two-inning save with a pair of strikeouts against Yale (3/12)
  • Fanned two to finish up a shutout at Bethune-Cookman (4/16), then watched her brother, George, make his MLB debut with the Houston Astros
  • Recorded an RBI pinch-hit double in game one (4/26) and three (4/27) against Houston
  • Notched first career multi-hit game and drove in two runs at UConn (5/3), while tossing a complete-game in the circle with six strikeouts.
Prior to UCF

  • Four-year letterwinner for head coach John Monagan at The Ethel Walker School
  • Four-time team MVP and all-region
  • Recognized as a two-time William C. Lickle Athletic Cup Award recipient
  • Also earned letters in soccer and volleyball
  • Received team MVP and coaches award recognition as a senior volleyball player
Personal
  • Born in New Britain, Conn.
  • Daughter of George and Laura Springer
  • Father played football at UConn and mother competed in gymnastics at UConn
  • Brother, George, was a baseball player at UConn and now plays professional for the Houston Astros. He made his first MLB appearance on 4/16 with a base hit and run scored at home against the Royals
  • Sister, Nicole, is a softball player at Central Connecticut State
  • Major is undecided

Loading...

OFFICIAL MERCHANDISE OF UCF ATHLETICS