21 Lexi Rouse
21 Lexi Rouse
Height: 6-2
Year: Junior
Hometown: Macon, Ga.
High School: Stratford Academy
Position: P/1B
Bats/Throws: R/R

Statistics: 2016

As a Redshirt Sophomore (2016): National Fastpitch Coaches Association's (NFCA) Division I All-Region First Team, first in program history ... Played in 47 games, earning 34 starts ... Second on the team in doubles (7), and third in hits (34), home runs (5) and RBI (20) ... Led the BU pitching corps in appearances (30), wins (5), strikeouts (67) and saves (1) ... Opened season going 1-for-1 with two RBI as a pinch hitter versus Florida A&M (2/12) at Sand Dollar Classic ... Tallied six strikeouts vs South Dakota State (2/26) at Central Arkansas Tournament ... Recorded first double of the season against Penn State (3/5) at Red & Blue Classic ... Recorded a season-high seven strikeouts against in-state rival Memphis (3/16) ... Smacked first home run of the season in Battle of the Boulevard at Lipscomb (3/23) ... Went 2-for-3 at the plate in finale versus Tennessee Tech (4/3) to sweep series ... Drilled home run on the road in game one at Austin Peay (4/9) ... Smacked a pair of doubles against the Govs in game two ... Tossed seven innings in game two at APSU with six strikeouts ... Unleashed two home runs, going 3-for-4 at the plate, at Eastern Kentucky (4/17) ... Knocked a pair of doubles versus Eastern Illinois (4/23) ... Went 3-for-5 at the plate on day one versus Tennessee State (4/30) with three runs scored ... Earned OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll distinction.

Prior to Belmont: Played one year at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette ... Was a four-year letterwinner at Stratford Academy in Macon, Ga., for head coach Jeff Treadway ... Won the Georgia state championship all four seasons ... Four-time All-Region and All-State selection ... GISA Player of the Year as a junior and Middle-Georgia Player of the Year as a senior ... Holds record for best pitching record, most runs in a season and most strikeouts in a season at Stratford Academy.

Personal: Born on June 28, 1995 in Macon, Ga. ... Daughter of Beth and Terry Rouse ... Has one younger sister, Abby ... Interested in majoring in Psychology.