Lesley Hirsch, a senior softball player, is next up in February's Get To Know Your Mean Green Student-Athlete. Click on the video to meet Lesley. Lesley and the softball team travel to San Marcos this weekend to compete in the CenturyLink Classic. Lesley knocked in the game-winning run in the 1-0 win against Texas State last week.
North Texas 2012
Started all 55 games at either third base or the outfield … Tied for third on the team with 29 runs scored and second with 25 walks … Fourth on team with .304 batting average and 51 hits … Tied fo second on team with eight stolen bases … Went 2-for-3 with three runs scored against Sam Houston State … Went 2-for-4 with three runs scored against Wichita State … Drew three walks against Texas A&M Corpus Christi … Batted .313 at the Tulsa Tournament with five hits and two RBI … Went 2-for-4 with two RBI against Loyola Chicago … Went 3-for-4 with one run scored in third game against ULL … Went 2-for-4 against Hartford with a double and a stolen base … Sealed the 7-3 win against Middle Tennessee with three-RBI triple in sixth inning … Went 2-for-4 in the win against FIU with an RBI … Drew three walks in series against WKU, including a bases-loaded walk in the third game … Went 2-for-3 against FAU with an RBI and a stolen base … Went 2-for-3 against ULM with a double … Led Mean Green with five hits in series against Troy … Posted two multi-hit games against Troy … Went 3-for-3 against SFA … Scored the game-winning run against SFA … Went 2-for-2 with one run scored and one RBI against Northwestern State … Was the Mean Green’s hottest hitting down the stretch … Batted .500 the last 10 games of season.
Started 46 games at shortstop … Third on team with .302 batting average and 38 hits… Tied for third on the team with 19 runs scored … Went 3-for-4 in the opening game against CSU Bakersfield … Led the Mean Green at the Kajikawa Classic with a .375 batting average … Tied for the team lead with six hits … Went 2-for-4 against Northwestern State with an RBI double … Posted four hits, scored three runs and knocked in two runs at the Sleep Inn Classic … Posted an RBI double in the team’s seven-run sixth inning against UTSA … Hit .455 in the five-game Courtyard Classic … Ended the Wichita State game on a run-rule with a two-RBI double in the fifth inning … Knocked in a career-high four RBI against Wichita State … Went 2-for-2 against Missouri State with her first career triple … Went 2-for-2 in the 8-5 win against No. 17 ULL … Went 2-for-3 with one run scored against No. 18 Baylor … Scored winning run against Baylor … Knocked in two runs against Middle Tennessee … Posted four hits in the series against ULM … Went 2-for-3 with an RBI double in the 2-1 win against ULM … Went 2-for-3 in loss to South Alabama.
Started 41 games at shortstop … Posted a hit against UC Riverside … Posted the team’s only hit against No. 25 Oklahoma State … Went 2-for-4 with two runs scored, including first career double in 10-2 win against FIU … Went 2-for-4 with first career RBI in 10-9 loss to FIU… Posted a two-RBI double in win against Middle Tennessee… Posted three hits in doubleheader against Baylor … Added insurance run with RBI double in 4-2 win against WKU … Went 2-for-3 against UTA with an RBI … Led the Mean Green in the conference tournament with three RBI … Knocked in first run against FAU in the conference tournament.
Was a two-time all-district player … Helped lead the Montgomery High School softball team to the regional semi-finals in 2008 … Lettered all four years in softball … Also lettered in soccer and was a second-team all-district honoree in soccer … Played travel ball for MC Elite Gold, hitting .333 in the summer of 2008 … Daughter of Les and Anna Hirsch … Father played basketball at TCU … Has four sisters: Erica, Monica, Lauren and Tessa … Sister, Monica, was a member of the North Texas softball team.