59  Raquel Escareno
Raquel Escareno
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Wellington, Colo.

High School:
Poudre Impalas HS

Height:
5-5

Position:
OF

B/T:
R/R

05/12/2014

Wrapping Up Another Successful Softball Season

The 2014 campaign was another historic season for Shonda Stanton and Marshall softball

05/09/2014

Herd Advances to C-USA Title Game with Extra-Inning Thriller

Marshall advances to its third consecutive title game

05/08/2014

No. 7 Marshall Upsets No. 2 UAB in C-USA Tournament

The Herd holds a 3-0 tournament advantage over the Blazers

05/07/2014

Herd to Begin C-USA Tournament Action Against UAB

Marshall will start its title defense in Thursday quarterfinal

05/04/2014

Marshall Sweeps LA Tech on Senior Day

The Herd will compete in the C-USA Tournament starting Thursday

10/03/2012

Softball vs. NPF Game Action

Marshall softball plays the National Pro Fastpitch All-Stars in Charleston.

09/25/2012

NPF FanFest

Players from the Herd and the NPF team sign autographs during FanFest.

2014 (Sophomore): Started all 59 of her 59 games played in 2014. Batted for a .267 average with 7 home runs and 42 RBI. Reached 75 total bases and collected a .436 slugging percentage and .338 on-base percentage. Reached 75 total bases and was walked 18 times. Had a .918 fielding percentage in 2018. Had a season high 4 RBI vs St. Peters on March 2nd. Walked a season high 4 times vs Wright State on April 16th. Recorded 2 doubles in one game vs UMES on February 28th. Made 4 appearances as a pitcher, pitching 4 total innings and striking out 2 batters. Tied for 10th in school history for most games played in a single season with 59. Tied for 1st in total games started in single season school history with 59.

2013 (Freshman):Started in 38 of 49 regular-season games at short stop and made three appearances in the circle, she also started in three of four postseason appearances... Escareno ended the season with a .228 average and a .446 slugging percentage... She had five home runs, ranking third on the team... Escareno got her first hit against FAU in the USF-Demarini Tournament Feb. 9, her first home run in a 2-for-4 effort with three RBI against Tulsa March 9 and she earned her first appearance in the circle and strikeout against Northern Kentucky April 10... She had a perfect game against Southern Miss on March 16, going 2-for-2 with a home run... Earned a spot on the Conference USA All-Freshman Team.

High School: Escareno hit .571 while scoring 28 runs and finishing with a .980 fielding percentage for Poudre Impalas High School...during last season she pitched a perfect game and hit a grand slam in the same contest which saw her school move onto regional play in Colorado...two-time all-conference first team selection...previously named Colorado Pitcher of the Year.

Personal: Born June 9, 1994 to parents Cheldon and Tammy Todd...has two siblings, Treydon (10) and Brennon (5)...major is currently undecided.