Red Storm nearly halfway to Phase I goal of $30,000.
By: Fran Carrullo, junior pitcher
13 Red Storm teams represented on all-conference list.
Three-run fourth inning proves enough to back freshman ace's three-hitter.
St. John's will put three-game non-conference winning streak to the test against Rams.
Photos from the Red Storm Softball's annual 100 Out Fundraiser at Red Storm Field.
As a freshman in 2013: Started in all 53 games ... finished season with 47 hits, 14 RBI, eight walks, two sacrifices, and 14 stolen bases ... recorded three doubles and four triples ... posted season-best three RBI against St. Joseph's on Feb. 16 ... recorded three different three-hit games ... stole two bases against Seton Hall on March 30 .. named to 2012-13 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.
Before St. John's: Captain of her softball team during her senior season at Timberline High School ... batted .557 as a senior ... .392 as a junior ... .368 as a sophomore ... and as a freshman batted .277 ... named to the Southern Idaho All Conference second team in 2009 ... named to South Idaho All Conference first team from 2010-2012 ... MVP offensive player of the year in 2010 and 2012 and MVP defensive player of the year in 2011 at her high school ... Member of the Washington Ladyhawks who finished seventh at Premier National Championship ... as a freshman her high school team was Idaho State Champions and first Southern Idaho Conference District Championships 5A ... in 2010 she led her high school to finish third in the state and in 2011 they finished second in the state.
Personal: Daughter of Dorothy and William Rericha ... brother Tristian Rericha ... Volunteered with the One Stone Service Learning Organization ... majoring in biology.
Rericha Up Close...
Why did you choose St. John's? It was in New York!
Favorite Pro/Collegiate Team: St. Louis Cardinals
Favorite Food: Baked potato soup
Favorite Book: The Children of Willesden Lane