#6 - Nichole Aldridge
2017-18 Softball
Tatum, Texas
Tatum HS
Nichole Aldridge

2017 Sophomore Season: Named Second Team All-Conference by the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference after leading the team and finishing fifth in the conference in both wins (nine) and ERA (3.12)... Also led the conference and finished 10th in the nation with four saves... Finished the season 9-14 in 31 appearances in the circle (23 starts) and 150.1 innings pitched... Threw all 10 innings and allowed only two unearned runs with eight strikeouts in the Ladies 3-2 win in the first game of a doubleheader at Trinity March 25... Won two games and earned two saves in the Ladies four-game sweep at Trinity March 25-26.

2016 Freshman Season: Led the team with a 12-14 record with a 3.08 ERA, 14 complete games, and a save in 31 appearances (23 starts) on the mound for the Ladies... Her 87 strikeouts and 12 wins ranked third and fifth in the conference, respectively... Named Honorable Mention All-Conference... Named to the SCAC All-Tournament team after finishing 3-1 with a 2.45 ERA, allowing 10 runs (nine earned) on 24 hits with 13 strikeouts and two complete games over the course of the tournament... Named SCAC Pitcher of the Week February 15 after going 3-1 in her first week of collegiate action, allowing four earned runs in 19.9 innings of work (her lone loss coming on the international tie-breaking rule vs Millsaps February 13)... Recorded her lone save in 0.2 innings of relief with a strikeout in Centenary’s 7-6 win against Ozarks March 20... Finished 92nd in the nation by allowing only 1.19 walks per seven innings, while her 12 victories ranked 158th in the nation, and her 87 strikeouts was 166th in the country... Also went 2-for-4 from the plate.

Prior to Centenary: Played pitcher and first base for Melissa Waddell at Tatum HS… Captured All-District Picher of the Year honors twice for the Eagles… Also took First Team All-District Pitcher, the Heart and Hustle, and Newcomer of the Year awards… Was a three time Academic All-District honoree.

Personal: Born July 3, 1997, in Longview Texas… Daughter of John and Deborah Aldridge… Majoring in accounting at Centenary.


Favorite Movie: God’s Not Dead

Hobbies: softball, wakeboarding