24 Sara McConnell
24 Sara McConnell
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Crystal Lake, Ill.
High School: Central
Position: P
Major: NU
app 19
gs 9
w 6
l 3
sv 1
ip 61.2
era 3.18
k 74

2018: Pitched in 19 games with nine starts … went 6-3 with a save and 3.18 ERA … tossed a shutout among three complete games … struck out 74 batters against 16 walks in 61.2 innings ... picked up the win with eight strikeouts and one run allowed over 4.0 innings in season debut vs. Beloit March 25 … went on to pitch in 20 of the final 27 games of the season, including 10 of the last 11 … struck out a season-high nine on three occasions, including April 21 at Aurora and to account for all nine outs in 3.0 innings against Edgewood April 28 … tossed a three-hit shutout against Mount Mary April 26 with nine strikeouts … went the distance against Concordia Wisconsin April 29 for the win to clinch the Raiders’ place in the NACC Tournament.

2014: All-NACC First Team as a pitcher … NACC All-Freshman Team … MSOE’s first all-conference first-team selection since joining the NACC … played in 32 games, starting 31 … made 14 starts in the circle and started 17 as DP … posted a 10-8 record with a save, 2.24 ERA and three shutouts … fifth in the NACC in ERA … threw 10 complete games … logged 109.1 innings of work with 90 strikeouts compared to just 17 walks … at the plate, finished second on the team with a .323 batting average … hit a home run, drove in 17 runs and stole seven bases … went 2-for-3 with a home run and three RBIs vs. Cedar Crest March 6 … hurled a one-hit shutout with 10 strikeouts in five innings vs. Eastern Nazarene March 8 … struck out eight and walked just one in CG win vs. Wisconsin Lutheran March 29 … also went 3-for-5 at the plate with a run scored and two driven in … went 3-for-3 with a walk, five RBIs and two stolen bases vs, Mount Mary April 1 … struck out 12 and allowed no earned runs in 6.2 innings in game one of doubleheader at Rockford April 5 … had four hits, a triple, two runs and a pair of RBIs in game two … also threw 8.0 innings of relief in the second game … the next day, struck out four and walked none in shutout of Edgewood April 6 … three days later, struck out seven and walked one in one-hit of Alverno … picked up a save with a scoreless inning at Aurora April 12 … posted MSOE’s first-ever win over Dominican with a four-hit CG effort April 26 … struck out six and walked none.

Recent Games
Apr 28 Edgewood L, 6-5
Apr 28 Edgewood W, 9-3
Apr 29 Concordia Wisconsin W, 4-3
Apr 29 Concordia Wisconsin L, 10-4
May 3 vs. Concordia Chicago L, 6-2
May 4 vs. Aurora L, 4-3
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 19 14
Plate appearances 1 1
At Bats 1 1
Runs 0 0
Hits 0 0
Doubles - -
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 0 0
Total bases 0 0
Walks - -
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts - -
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average .000 .000
On Base Percentage .000 .000
Slugging Percentage .000 .000
Appearances 19 14
Games started 9 6
Wins 6 4
Losses 3 2
Saves 1 1
Complete Games 3 2
Shutouts 1 -
Innings Pitched 61.2 46.0
Hits 74 54
Runs 38 33
Earned Runs 28 23
Walks 16 12
Strikeouts 74 52
Strikeouts per Game 8.46 7.91
Doubles Allowed 11 8
Triples Allowed 2 2
Home Runs Allows 6 4
At Bats Against 252 191
Batting Average Against .294 .283
Earned Run Average 3.20 3.50
Wild pitches 2 1
Hit Batters 6 4
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed 7 3
Total Chances 13 7
Put Outs 5 1
Assists 8 6
Errors 0 0
Fielding Percentage 1.000 1.000
Double Plays - -
Stolen Bases Allowed 4 4
Runners Caught Stealing 2 2
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .333 .333
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 26 vs. Hanover W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 vs. Alma L, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 vs. Houghton W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 vs. Johnson St. W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 vs. Alma L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 vs. Saint Mary's (Minn.) W, 7-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Concordia-M'head W, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Capital W, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 vs. Neb. Wesleyan L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Carthage W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Carthage W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 Beloit W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 Beloit W, 9-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 8 Dominican L, 2-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 8 Dominican W, 5-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 10 Concordia Chicago L, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Concordia Chicago L, 14-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 11 at Lakeland W, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Lakeland L, 11-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 12 at Wisconsin Lutheran W, 3-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 12 at Wisconsin Lutheran W, 5-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 20 vs. Marian L, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 vs. Marian W, 8-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 21 at Aurora L, 6-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Aurora L, 9-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 22 at Benedictine L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 at Benedictine W, 6-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Alverno W, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Alverno W, 9-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 26 Mount Mary W, 9-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 26 Mount Mary W, 12-0 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 27 at Rockford W, 14-4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 27 at Rockford W, 20-0 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 28 Edgewood L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 Edgewood W, 9-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 29 Concordia Wisconsin W, 4-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 29 Concordia Wisconsin L, 10-4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 3 vs. Concordia Chicago L, 6-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 4 vs. Aurora L, 4-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Feb 26 vs. Hanover W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 vs. Alma L, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 vs. Houghton W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 vs. Johnson St. W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 vs. Alma L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 vs. Saint Mary's (Minn.) W, 7-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Concordia-M'head W, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Capital W, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 vs. Neb. Wesleyan L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Carthage W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Carthage W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 Beloit W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 Beloit W, 9-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 8 Dominican L, 2-0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 8 Dominican W, 5-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 10 Concordia Chicago L, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Concordia Chicago L, 14-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 11 at Lakeland W, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Lakeland L, 11-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 12 at Wisconsin Lutheran W, 3-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 12 at Wisconsin Lutheran W, 5-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 20 vs. Marian L, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 vs. Marian W, 8-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 21 at Aurora L, 6-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Aurora L, 9-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 22 at Benedictine L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 at Benedictine W, 6-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Alverno W, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Alverno W, 9-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 26 Mount Mary W, 9-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 26 Mount Mary W, 12-0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 27 at Rockford W, 14-4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 27 at Rockford W, 20-0 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 1
Apr 28 Edgewood L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 Edgewood W, 9-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 29 Concordia Wisconsin W, 4-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 29 Concordia Wisconsin L, 10-4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 3 vs. Concordia Chicago L, 6-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 4 vs. Aurora L, 4-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 26 vs. Hanover W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 vs. Alma L, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 vs. Houghton W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 vs. Johnson St. W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 vs. Alma L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 vs. Saint Mary's (Minn.) W, 7-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Concordia-M'head W, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Capital W, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 vs. Neb. Wesleyan L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Carthage W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Carthage W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 Beloit W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 Beloit W, 9-1 1 1 0 0 4.0 4 1 1 1.75 1 8 -
Apr 8 Dominican L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 0.2 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 8 Dominican W, 5-3 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 - - 0.00 - 2 -
Apr 10 Concordia Chicago L, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Concordia Chicago L, 14-3 1 0 1 0 3.1 7 9 8 18.06 3 1 1
Apr 11 at Lakeland W, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Lakeland L, 11-5 1 0 0 0 5.0 9 5 5 7.00 0 1 -
Apr 12 at Wisconsin Lutheran W, 3-1 0 1 0 0 4.0 1 1 1 1.75 1 7 1
Apr 12 at Wisconsin Lutheran W, 5-2 0 0 0 1 0.2 - - - 0.00 - 1 -
Apr 20 vs. Marian L, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 vs. Marian W, 8-1 1 1 0 0 5.2 5 1 0 0.00 2 6 -
Apr 21 at Aurora L, 6-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Aurora L, 9-5 1 0 1 0 6.0 12 9 4 4.67 1 9 1
Apr 22 at Benedictine L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 at Benedictine W, 6-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Alverno W, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Alverno W, 9-1 1 1 0 0 3.0 6 1 0 0.00 0 1 -
Apr 26 Mount Mary W, 9-1 0 0 0 0 0.1 - - - 0.00 - 1 -
Apr 26 Mount Mary W, 12-0 1 1 0 0 5.0 3 0 0 0.00 1 9 -
Apr 27 at Rockford W, 14-4 0 0 0 0 1.1 - - - 0.00 - 4 -
Apr 27 at Rockford W, 20-0 0 0 0 0 2.0 1 - - 0.00 - 4 -
Apr 28 Edgewood L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 Edgewood W, 9-3 0 0 0 0 3.0 3 1 1 2.33 1 9 -
Apr 29 Concordia Wisconsin W, 4-3 1 1 0 0 7.0 5 3 3 3.00 3 5 -
Apr 29 Concordia Wisconsin L, 10-4 0 0 0 0 2.1 3 3 1 3.33 1 2 1
May 3 vs. Concordia Chicago L, 6-2 0 0 0 0 2.1 3 0 0 0.00 0 2 -
May 4 vs. Aurora L, 4-3 1 0 1 0 4.0 10 4 4 7.00 2 2 2
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 26 vs. Hanover W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 vs. Alma L, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 vs. Houghton W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 vs. Johnson St. W, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 vs. Alma L, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 vs. Saint Mary's (Minn.) W, 7-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Concordia-M'head W, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 vs. Capital W, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 vs. Neb. Wesleyan L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Carthage W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Carthage W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 Beloit W, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 25 Beloit W, 9-1 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 8 Dominican L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 8 Dominican W, 5-3 2 1 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 10 Concordia Chicago L, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 Concordia Chicago L, 14-3 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Lakeland W, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Lakeland L, 11-5 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
Apr 12 at Wisconsin Lutheran W, 3-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 12 at Wisconsin Lutheran W, 5-2 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
Apr 20 vs. Marian L, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 vs. Marian W, 8-1 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
Apr 21 at Aurora L, 6-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Aurora L, 9-5 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 22 at Benedictine L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 at Benedictine W, 6-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Alverno W, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Alverno W, 9-1 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - 1 1.000 - -
Apr 26 Mount Mary W, 9-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 26 Mount Mary W, 12-0 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Rockford W, 14-4 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Rockford W, 20-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 28 Edgewood L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 Edgewood W, 9-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 29 Concordia Wisconsin W, 4-3 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - 1 1.000 - -
Apr 29 Concordia Wisconsin L, 10-4 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
May 3 vs. Concordia Chicago L, 6-2 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 4 vs. Aurora L, 4-3 3 2 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2013-14 32 99 14 32 3 1 1 17 6 12 7 1 .323 .358 .404
2017-18 19 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - .000 .000 .000
Total 51 100 14 32 3 1 1 17 6 12 7 1 .320 .355 .400
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2013-14 32 - 1 2 40 5 - 37 17 2.18 108
2017-18 19 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 1
Total 51 - 1 2 40 5 - 37 18 2.06 109
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/7 hr era
2013-14 20 14 10 8 1 10 109.1 104 50 35 17 90 5.76 5 2.24
2017-18 19 9 6 3 1 3 61.2 74 38 28 16 74 8.40 6 3.18
Total 39 23 16 11 2 13 171.0 178 88 63 33 164 6.71 11 2.58
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2013-14 32 52 8 44 0 1.000 1 7 5 .417 - -
2017-18 19 13 5 8 0 1.000 - 4 2 .333 - -
Total 51 65 13 52 0 1.000 1 11 7 .389 - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 19 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - .000 .000 .000
Conference 14 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - .000 .000 .000
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 10 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Away 6 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - .000 .000 .000
Neutral 3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
-
Wins 12 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - .000 .000 .000
Losses 7 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
-
March 1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
April 16 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - .000 .000 .000
May 2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 19 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 1
Conference 14 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 1
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 10 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Away 6 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 1
Neutral 3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Wins 12 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 1
Losses 7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
March 1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
April 16 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 1
May 2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/7 hr era
Total 19 9 6 3 1 3 61.2 74 38 28 16 74 8.40 6 3.18
Conference 14 6 4 2 1 2 46.0 54 33 23 12 52 7.91 4 3.50
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 10 5 4 1 0 2 30.2 33 18 14 10 38 8.67 2 3.20
Away 6 2 1 1 1 1 19.0 23 15 10 2 26 9.58 2 3.68
Neutral 3 2 1 1 0 - 12.0 18 5 4 4 10 5.83 2 2.33
-
Wins 12 5 6 0 1 2 38.0 30 8 6 9 57 10.50 1 1.11
Losses 7 4 0 3 0 1 23.2 44 30 22 7 17 5.03 5 6.51
-
March 1 1 1 0 0 - 4.0 4 1 1 1 8 14.00 - 1.75
April 16 7 5 2 1 3 51.1 57 33 23 13 62 8.45 4 3.14
May 2 1 0 1 0 - 6.1 13 4 4 2 4 4.42 2 4.42
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 19 13 5 8 0 1.000 - 4 2 .333 - -
Conference 14 7 1 6 0 1.000 - 4 2 .333 - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 10 8 2 6 0 1.000 - 1 2 .667 - -
Away 6 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 2 - - - -
Neutral 3 4 3 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
-
Wins 12 7 2 5 0 1.000 - 2 2 .500 - -
Losses 7 6 3 3 0 1.000 - 2 - - - -
-
March 1 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
April 16 8 2 6 0 1.000 - 4 2 .333 - -
May 2 4 3 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -