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Caroline Hedgcock
Caroline Hedgcock

#31 Caroline Hedgcock

Sophomore | 5-8 | LHP | Downers Grove, Ill.

2017 | Freshman | Game by Game

Earned first win in series-clinching game at No. 25 Missouri (April 9)…struck out two and didn’t allow a hit in 4.2 innings of relief in that game…followed with a complete-game win against Tulsa (April 11)…held the Golden Hurricane to one unearned run on four hits…longest relief effort was 5.0 innings at No. 9 Oklahoma (April 5) in which she allowed just one run on three hits…earned first start March 31 against No. 2 Florida (3.1 IP, 3 R, 4 H, 5 K)…made 25 appearances overall with eight starts…had three hits in 15 at-bats…first-career hit was a single against Florida A&M (Feb. 26).

Before Arkansas

Hedgcock, a standout left-handed pitcher for South High School in Downers Grove, Ill., is ranked No. 26 in the 2016 class by FloSoftball. She was named the 2016 MaxPreps National Player of the Year after earning Gatorade State (Ill.) Player of the Year. During a standout senior campaign, she was 14-1 with a 0.96 ERA and 131 strikeouts. At the plate, she was as impressive with a .549 batting average to go along with 22 home runs, 69 RBIs and 59 runs scored. Hedgcock finished her prep career with 62 wins in the circle. Offensively, she established school records with 37 career home runs and 185 runs driven in. Her 22 home runs in 2016 represent the third-highest total for a single season in Illinois prep history.

Personal

Caroline is the daughter of Dwight and Elizabeth Hedgcock and plans to major in international business at Arkansas. Her travel ball team is the Illinois Chill Gold in Northbrook, Ill.

2017 Game-by-Game

Date | OpponentABRHRBI2B3BHRBBSBCSHBPSACSFGDPKPOAEAvg
Feb 26 vs Florida A&M1010000000000000101.000
Mar 07 UMKC0000000100000000201.000
Mar 07 UMKC1011100000000000001.000
Mar 10 @ Alabama200000000000001000.500
Mar 12 @ Alabama- 1200000000000002000.333
Mar 12 @ Alabama- 2000000000000000010.333
Mar 25 @ Kentucky- 1000000000000000010.333
Mar 25 @ Kentucky- 2301000000000000000.333
Mar 31 Florida000000000000000030.333
Apr 02 Florida200000000000000000.273
Apr 05 @ Oklahoma200000000000001000.231
Apr 08 @ Mizzou000000000000000010.231
Apr 09 @ Mizzou000000000000000130.231
Apr 11 Tulsa000000000000000010.231
Apr 15 Texas A&M000000000000000010.231
Apr 16 Texas A&M200000000000000010.200
Apr 19 ULM000000000000000020.200
Apr 25 @ Jackson State000000000000000020.200
Apr 29 @ Notre Dame-2000000000000000010.200
May 06 Georgia000000000000000000.200
May 07 Georgia000000000000000000.200
May 20 @ Oklahoma 000000000000000010.200
Totals15031100100000041210.200

Career Stats (Pitching)

YEARERAW-LAPPGSCGSHOSVIPHRERBBSO
20172.843-525820/2061.25133251931
TOTAL2.843-525820/2061.25133251931

Career Stats (Hitting)

YEARAVGGP-GSABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSB-ATT
2017.20011-515031001140-0
TOTAL.20011-515031001140-0