Cassie

McClure

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Right-Handed Pitcher/Utility
Height: 5'7"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Kingwood, Texas
High School: Kingwood
Other College: Texas Tech
Major: Child, Youth & Family Studies

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Career Honors

  • Two-Time First-Team NFCA All-Midwest Region (2015 & 2016)
  • Two-Time Big Ten Pitcher of the Week (Feb. 15, 2016 & April 11, 2016)
  • Third-Team NFCA All-Central Region (2014)
  • Second-Team All-Big 12 (2014)
  • Academic All-Big Ten (2017)
  • Five-Time Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll
  • Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2016, 2017)

 

Career Notes
• Ended her career ranked 2nd in NU history with 13 career saves
• 1 of 3 pitchers in school history to earn a win over the No. 1 team (Michigan in 2016)
• 1 of 4 pitchers in school history to be a two-time, first-team all-region selection
• Allowed two earned runs or fewer in 80 of her 112 career appearances

Senior Season (2017)
PITCHING
• Made 34 appearances with 20 starts and 14 relief outings
• Tied for the team lead in wins (11) and saves (3)
• Ranked 5th in the Big Ten and 45th nationally with three saves
• Went 4-3 with one shutout and a 3.41 ERA in Big Ten play
• Tossed 5.2 innings of three-hit relief without allowing an earned run in loss at Purdue
• Was the winning pitcher in both games of doubleheader sweep of Northwestern
• Tossed 9.0 innings in the doubleheader, allowing three earned runs
• Earned her second straight win with 4.0 innings of relief at Creighton
• Fired a three-hit five-inning shutout vs. No. 25 Illinois
• Marked her first shutout of the season and first by a Husker pitcher in 2017
• Earned the win in series finale at Rutgers with 6.0 innings of relief allowing one run
• Retired the first 14 batters she faced against Rutgers
• Threw a complete game and did not allow an earned run in game-two win vs. Iowa St.
• Did not allow a walk vs. the Cyclones and struck out five while scattering six hits
• Tossed her second complete-game vs. a top-10 team March 25 against No. 8 Minnesota
• Earned her fifth win with 6.0 innings against UNO
• Recorded her second save with 3.0 innings of scoreless, one-hit relief in finale vs. NMSU
• Earned win with 2.0 innings of scoreless, one-hit relief in game two vs. New Mexico St.
• Threw 3.0 innings of scoreless, one-hit relief in the final two games of the ASU series
• Went 2-0 on March 4 with wins over IUPUI and Lamar
• Allowed three earned runs in 8.1 innings on the day
• Earned win in relief against Lamar
• Allowed one run in complete-game win vs. IUPUI with six strikeouts
• Earned her first win vs. Oregon State, despite recording only one out
• Earned her first save with 1.2 scoreless innings vs. No. 20 Missouri
• Tossed a complete game and allowed only two earned runs vs. California
• Threw a complete game and allowed only one earned run in a losing effort vs. No. 2 Auburn

BATTING
• Earned 32 starts in the batting order and posted a .381 on-base percentage
• Produced six multi-hit games and five games with multiple RBIs
• Had an RBI double in game two at Purdue
• Went 2-for-2 off the bench in game one of the Purdue series
• Walked twice and was hit by a pitch in three plate appearances in win vs. No. 25 Illinois
• Also scored twice vs. the Illini, tying her career high in runs scored
• Hit a home run - the game-winner - in NU's 2-1 victory in game two vs. Iowa State
• Was 3-for-9 with all three Husker RBIs in the series with No. 8 Minnesota
• Went 1-for-3 with an RBI against Gopher All-American Sara Groenewegen on March 26
• Went 2-for-4 and produced both Husker RBIs on March 25 vs. No. 8 Minnesota
• Went 2-for-4 with a homer, two runs and three RBIs in win over Omaha
• Had both of Nebraska's hits in a 2-for-3 day in series finale at No. 21 Arizona State
• Went 3-for-3 with a double, a walk, a run and two RBIs vs. IUPUI on March 4
• Tied her career high with three hits vs. IUPUI
• Went 1-for-1 with a three-run homer and a pair of walks vs. Oregon State
• Produced her first hit - and NU's only hit of the game - at No. 3 Florida State on Feb. 18
• Finished 1-for-1 with a walk vs. FSU All-American Jessica Burroughs

Junior Season (2016)
PITCHING
• First-team NFCA All-Midwest Region selection at the pitcher/utility spot
• Became the fourth Husker pitcher to be a two-time, first-team all-region pick
• Led Nebraska in wins (17), saves (5), strikeouts (113), appearances (40), starts (23), complete games (11) and innings pitched (156.1)
• 1 of 14 pitchers nationally with at least 15 wins and 5 saves
• Ranked 16th nationally with five saves, a total that tied for 5th in Husker history
• Tied for the Big Ten lead in saves and ranked 5th in wins
• Did not allow an earned run in 14 of her 40 appearances
• Allowed one earned run or less in 22 of her 40 appearances
• Tossed a three-hit shutout with seven strikeouts vs. BYU in the NCAA Regional
• Marked her first career NCAA Tournament start
• Earned two wins in Nebraska's series sweep at Northwestern
• Tossed a four-hit shutout in an upset of No. 1 Michigan
• Became the third Husker pitcher to defeat a No. 1-ranked team
• Earned her fifth save of the year and 10th of her NU career in game two vs. Iowa
• Named Big Ten Pitcher of the Week for her efforts vs. Iowa and Michigan
• Tied a career-high with 10 strikeouts in a win vs. South Dakota State
• Earned the win with a complete-game at Illinois in the Big Ten opener
• The Illini win marked her first career complete game in a conference game
• Won her career-high 10th game in a relief outing vs. DePaul
• Went 2-0 with one save in three outings at the Louisville Slugger Invitational
• Earned the start and the win vs. No. 9 James Madison
• Earned the win with 2.1 innings of relief vs. No. 7 Oregon
• Opened the year with a 16.0-inning scoreless streak
• Named Big Ten Pitcher of the Week following the UNI-Dome Classic
• Went 2-0 with two saves in 12.0 scoreless innings at the UNI-Dome Classic
• Struck out 16 and walked only one over four appearances
• Earned a win in relief at UNI in the season opener with 3.0 scoreless innings
• Added a save the next day with 2.0 scoreless innings vs. Western Illinois
• Threw a one-hit shutout vs. Green Bay in her first start, her first career shutout
• Struck out a career-high 10 batters vs. Green Bay
• Closed the opening weekend with a 2.0-inning save vs. Saint Louis

BATTING
Earned 36 starts in the lineup, including 13 as the designated player
Totaled six games with multiple hits and six games with multiple RBIs
Was 1-for-3 with two RBIs in her most recent start in the lineup vs. Wisconsin
Had four hits and seven RBIs in Nebraska's two victories at Maryland
Went 3-for-6 with two homers, two runs and five RBIs in the series finale
Tied her career high with two home runs and had a season-high five RBIs
Had a two-run double in game two of the Maryland series
Went 2-for-3 with a homer and two RBIs vs. UNLV
Homered in consecutive starts against Georgetown and UNLV
Reached base in five of seven plate appearances in the Wichita State series
Went 4-for-6 in the doubleheader with teh Shockers
Doubled and drove in all three runs in a 3-0 victory over Louisville on Feb. 21
Had three hits in season opener at Northern Iowa
Added two hits and three RBIs vs. Drake the next day


Sophomore Season (2015)

PITCHING
• Appeared in 29 games with 10 starts and four complete games
• Allowed two earned runs or less in 21 of her 29 appearances
• Posted a 9-3 record in the first 12 decisions of her career
• Ranked 12th nationally with five saves
• Ranked fifth in NU history with five saves, the most by a Husker sophomore
• Earned fifth save with 3.0 scoreless innings of hitless relief vs. Iowa in the Big Ten Tournament semifinals
• Earned her first Big Ten win with 3.0 innings of relief against Northwestern
• Went 3-0 the week of March 11-14 with a 2.88 ERA
• Allowed only one run in a complete-game win over UNO in her home debut
• Combined to throw 7.0 shutout innings vs. No. 10 Tennessee and No. 14 LSU
• Threw 4.1 innings of perfect relief against No. 14 LSU, striking out three
• Earned a save vs. No. 10 Tennessee with 2.2 scoreless, one-hit innings
• Went 3-0 in her first weekend as a Husker
• Threw 3.0 scoreless innings of hitless relief to earn the win against Montana
• Combined with Kaylan Jablonski to no-hit the Grizzlies in six innings
• Marked only the second combined no-hitter in school history
• Fired a two-hitter vs. Colorado State in the season opener, her first career win

BATTING
• Hit .346 with 39 RBIs and ranked second on the team with 11 doubles
• Produced 11 multi-hit games and 10 games with multiple RBIs
• Totaled a trio of three-hit games
• Went 3-for-5 with a homer and five RBIs in Nebraska's series vs. Northwestern
• Went 2-for-3 with a grand slam and a season-high-tying four RBIs in game two vs. Northwestern
• Grand slam was her first as a Husker and second of her career
• Went 3-for-7 with a home run and four RBIs in NU's doubleheader at Iowa
• Had four hits, two doubles and four RBIs in NU's sweep of Michigan State
• Had a career-high two doubles in game two of the Spartan series
• Went 6-for-15 at the Easton Invitational with three doubles and six RBIs
• Went 7-for-13 in four games at the Shocker Invitational with two doubles, a homer and five RBIs
• Had five hits and six RBIs at the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic
• Produced her first multi-hit game with a 3-for-5 effort at New Mexico State
• Went 4-for-7 on her first day as a Husker
• Homered in her first at bat as a Husker against Colorado State


Before Nebraska (Texas Tech - 2014)
• Earned second-team All-Big 12 honors and third-team all-region accolades
• Batted .364, the eighth-highest average in school history
• Totaled 44 RBIs, a Texas Tech freshman record that ranked ninth overall
• Led the Red Raiders with nine homers and a .608 slugging percentage
• Hit .348 with five homers and 15 RBIs in Big 12 play
• Ranked second in the league with five homers and 12 walks in Big 12 play
• Saw limited action in the circle, appearing in nine games
• Did not allow an earned run in six of her nine appearances
• Recorded one save but did not earn a decision


Before Nebraska (Kingwood High School)

• Texas 4A-5A Player of the Year as a senior
• Three-time district MVP
• Two-time All-Greater Houston area selection
• Four-time all-district selection
• Four-time Kingwood MVP
• Owned a 79-41 career record with an ERA under 2.00
• Boasted a .440 career batting average with 30 home runs
• Set school records for season and career homers
• Played her travel ball for the Texas Impact Gold
• Was a Triple Crown All-American in 2013


Personal

• Child, youth and family studies major
• Born on Feb. 14, 1995
• Daughter of Tony and Debbie McClure

Batting

Year

Avg.

GP-GS

AB

R

H

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

OB%

SLG%

SB-ATT

FLD%

2014*

.361

54-51

144

13

52

8

0

9

44

22

24

.442

.604

1-3

1.000

2015

.346

48-44

136

16

47

11

0

4

39

20

11

.429

.515

0-0

.840

2016

.238

42-36

101

8

24

4

0

4

22

13

9

.389

.396

0-0

.847

2017

.261

41-32

88

7

23

2

0

3

17

15

9

.381

.386

0-0

1.000

Total

.311

185-163

469

44

146

25

0

20

123

70

53

.404

.493

1-3

.913

 *2014 season at Texas Tech


Pitching

Year

ERA

W-L

APP

GS

CG

SHO

SV

IP

H

R

ER

BB

SO

OPP. AVG.

FLD%

2014*

3.41

0-0

9

0

0

0

1

12.1

15

11

6

5

10

.278

1.000

2015

4.39

9-3

29

10

4

0

5

79.2

89

57

50

37

37

.278

.840

2016

3.49

17-11

40

23

11

3

5

156.1

163

98

78

66

113

.274

.847

2017

3.84

11-9

34

20

7

1

3

127.2

163

93

70

64

81

.300

1.000

Total

3.80

37-23

112

53

22

4

14

376.0

428

259

204

172

241

.283

.913

*2014 season at Texas Tech

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