|Previous School:||Atwater HS|
Ricks appeared in 31 games and made 12 starts in her freshman season … batted .250 with 10 hits, eight runs and an RBI … had a career-high three hits against Charleston Southern … scored a career-high two runs in a win over LMU … also posted four stolen bases on the year … in the circle, Ricks appeared in four contests … posted a 2.80 ERA with two strikeouts in five innings of work … tossed a career-high 3.2 innings against Western Michigan.
Atwater High School
Ricks played four years of softball for the Falcons ... earned multiple all-league honors ... named league MVP following her senior season ... graduated in 2013.
Born on August 9, 1995 ... daughter of Linda and Pentz Ricks ... has a sister, Dominique ... favorites include the San Francisco Giants, "Scandal", Jim Carrey and "Forrest Gump" ... her advice to young people is "go after your dreams" ... lists her mom as her greatest hero ... majoring in Deaf Studies.