#7

Mariah Rodriguez

INF

Player profile

  • Year Senior
  • Hometown Orange, Calif.
  • Last School Orange Lutheran
  • Height 5-6
  • B/T R/R

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @mariahyvonnee
Instagram: @mariah.yvonne

Ohio State Overview
• First Team All-Big Ten (2021)
• NFCA Second Team All-Midwest Region (2021)
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2020, 21, 22)
• Academic All-Big Ten (2021)
• Majoring in hospitality management
• Has played in 86 career games through the 2022 season with a .290 career batting average

As a Junior (2022)
• Played in 27 games and started 12 times, all at second base
• Drove in a run to help the Buckeyes defeat South Alabama, 4-2 (Feb. 18)
• Had hits in back-to-back games, both wins, over Louisville and Bethune Cookman on the season’s opening weekend

As a Sophomore (2021)
• Earned first-team All-Big Ten honors after leading the Buckeyes in hitting (.358)
• Her .358 average was fifth-best in the Big Ten and her 48 hits ranked eighth
• Led the Buckeyes with 17 multi-hit games
• Went 3-for-5 and hit her first career home run in a 13-5 win over Rutgers (4/24)
• Had at least one hit in eight of nine games between March 14 and April
• Was 2-for-2 and drove in all four runs in a 4-2 win over Nebraska (2/28)

As a Freshman (2020)
• Started 10 games in 16 appearances
• Tallied five hits, four runs, three RBI, three doubles and two stolen bases
• Earned 21 putouts and 17 assists while covering second base
• Scored the first run of her Buckeye career against UNCG (2/9)
• Drove in a career-high three runs versus UCSB with a two-RBI double and RBI single (2/21)
• Had a three-game hitting streak at the Fresno State Invitational (2/21-22)

Prior to Ohio State
• Member of the 2018 Mexican Junior National Team
• Named Offensive Player of the Year three times
• Earned All-Trinity honors every year, including three appearances on the first team
• Three-time All-State and All-Orange County performer
• Finished her career with a .406 career batting average
• Ranked 47thon FloSoftball’s Hot 100 list for the Class of 2019
• Played club ball for the So Cal Athletics

PERSONAL
• Daughter of Ricky and Cristina Rodriguez
• Has a brother, Ricky