Chardonnay Harris

At Louisville:
As a senior (2021): Did not play due to injury.

As a junior (2020): Finished the shortened season with a 5-6 overall record and a 4.00 ERA with 38 strikeouts in 56.0 innings of work… Tossed a two-hitter and struck out five in the 3-1 win over Northwestern (3/7)…  Picked up the win against No. 10/10 Oregon, striking out three in 2.1 innings of relief… Got the win while striking out a season-high seven in the 8-4 win against Wichita State (2/22)… Tossed a no-hitter, allowing only one runner via a walk and struck out four in Louisville’s 9-0 win over Penn State (2/21)… Delivered a season-high four strikeouts against No. 8/11 Michigan (2/16) and Texas State (2/8)… Got the save in the 4-2 win against No. 21/25 Ole Miss (2/7).

At Auburn:
As a sophomore (2019):
 Appeared in 26 games while starting 17 in the circle… Struck out a career-high 17 batters in 10 innings against Florida (4/27). The 17 strikeouts were the second most in a single game in Auburn history and most for a pitcher against an SEC opponent… Named SEC Pitcher of the Week on April 29th… Led the team with 121 strikeouts while walking only 30 batters in which her 30 walks were tied for the second fewest in a single season for a pitcher who threw 100-or-more innings in program history … Struck out 14 batters in a seven-inning complete game shutout of Eastern Illinois (2/23) … Added another double-digit strikeout performance when she struck out 11 against Michigan State (3/9) … Limited Texas A&M (3/16) to only one run on three hits while not walking a batter and striking out 10 … Threw her first career seven-inning complete game shutout against a SEC team when she accomplished the feat at Tennessee (4/7) … In her SEC Tournament debut, threw a seven-inning complete game shutout against Missouri (5/8) … Struck out at least one batter in every pitching appearance of the season … Never issued more walks than batters struck out in any pitching appearance during the season … Credited with her first career save when she went the final 3.2 innings against Colorado State (5/17) during the Tucson Regional … Threw a five-inning complete game shutout against Colorado State (5/18) during the Tucson Regional.

As a freshman (2018): Appeared in 18 games with 4 starts in the circle in her debut season … tossed 38.1 innings while touting a 1.83 ERA … Struck out 43 batters, good for third on the team … Held opposing bats to just a .174 average … Finished 3-2 in the circle … Made collegiate debut and earned her first victory in a shutout 4.0 innings against Furman (2/9) … Also struck out a career-best six batters against Furman … Made SEC debut at LSU (3/10) … Made first career SEC start against Kentucky (3/25) … Picked up wins against Oregon State and Alabama State … Cracked down to limit opposing teams to a .177 clip with two outs … Limited opponents to a team-low .138 mark with the bases empty.

High School: Two time first team all-state selection… 2016 Illinois Gatorade Player of the Year… Led team to back-to-back state championship titles in 2016 and 2017… National Fastpitch Coaches Assoctiation/Easton Scholar Athlete and WIC academic all-conference honoree.

Personal: Full name is Chardonnay Star Harris… Nicknames are Char, Chardy, ChardyParty123, and C… Birthdate is December 24, 1998… Daughter of Bill and Leah Leark… Has two younger brothers, Timmy and Christian… Majoring in communications… Most people don’t know that her middle name is Star and that she has a shoe addiction… Post college ambition is to be a reporter… Favorite athlete is Cat Osterman… Her proudest moments are winning a state championship in back-to-back years and breaking the program record at Auburn for strikeouts in a conference game against Florida…

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