Game-by-Game Stats - 2014 | Photo Gallery - 2014
Game-by-Game Stats - 2013 | Photo Gallery - 2013
Games Played (Season): 37 (2014)
Games Started (Season): 20 (2013)
At-Bats: 5, vs. Baylor (5/16/13)
Runs: 4, at Oklahoma State (4/5/14)
Hits: 3, vs. Baylor (5/16/13)
RBI: 3, vs. Northern Illinois (2/17/13)
Doubles: 1 3x, vs. Baylor (5/16/13)*
Home Runs: None
Walks: 5, at Oklahoma State (4/5/14)
Strikeouts: 2 3x, vs. Kansas State (4/11/14)*
Stolen Bases: 1, vs. Baylor (5/25/13)
Hit Streak: 3 games (5/16-5/18/13)
* Indicates most recent high
Played in 73 games (29 starts) batting .276 (32-for-116) with 26 runs, three doubles, 13 RBI, 35 total bases, 28 walks, two hit-by-pitch, 27 strikeouts, 1-for-1 stolen bases, .302 slugging percentage, .425 on-base percentage and fielded a perfect 1.000 (58 putouts, 7 outfield assists, 0 errors)... recorded six multi-hit games, including one three-hit game... posted three multiple RBI games, including one three-RBI performance... only Red Raider in both 2013 and 2014 to start in all three outfield positions... DURING BIG 12 PLAY... in 26 games (11 starts) batted .356 (16-for-45) with 12 runs, a double, six RBI, 10 walks, .378 slugging percentage, .482 on-base percentage and fielded a perfect 1.000 (25 putouts, 1 outfield assist, 0 errors).
Preseason All-Big 12 Second Team (College Sports Madness)... played in 37 games (9 starts) starting four games in center field, three games in left field and twice in right field... only Red Raider to start in all three outfield positions... batted two-hole four times, leadoff twice, eight-hole twice and six-hole once... batted .209 (9-for-43) with 14 runs, two RBI, 13 walks, 13 strikeouts, .404 on-base percentage and fielded a perfect 1.000 (16 putouts, 2 outfield assists, 0 errors)... TEXAS TECH RANKINGS: tied a school record with five walks at No. 20 Oklahoma State (4/5/14)... fourth time a Red Raider has recorded five walks in a single game - first time since 1999 (Ryan Ruiz)... AGAINST NATIONALLY RANKED OPPONENTS... in 16 games (3 starts) batted .263 (5-for-19) with six runs and seven walks with a .462 on-base percentage... DURING BIG 12 PLAY... in 11 games (3 starts) batted .300 (3-for-10) with six runs an RBI and seven walks with a .588 on-base percentage... BIG 12 CHAMPIONSHIP... played in one game with a pinch-hit single to left field against No. 19 Texas (5/21)... NCAA TOURNAMENT... in three games (0 starts) batted .000 (0-for-3) with a strikeout... HOME GAMES... in 25 games (6 starts) batted .167 (4-for-24) with an RBI, seven walks and .375 on-base percentage... ROAD/NEUTRAL SITE GAMES... in 12 games (3 starts) batted .263 (5-for-19) with six runs, six walks, only five strikeouts and .440 on-base percentage... SITUATIONAL: batted .333 (2-for-6) as a pinch hitter... posted two two-out RBI... MISCELLANEOUS: one game-tying RBI... two infield base hits... two outfield assists... had one multi-hit game... HIT STREAK: had a season-long two-game hit streak... REACHING BASE SAFELY: reached base safely in a season-high five consecutive games... SEASON HIGHLIGHTS... scored a run in three straight games against Oral Roberts (2 games) and BYU... OKLAHOMA STATE SERIES: batted .500 (2-for-4) with five runs, five walks and a .778 on-base percentage... went 0-for-1 with a career-high four walks and tied a school record with five walks at No. 20 Oklahoma State (4/5)... entered game as a pinch hitter while going 2-for-3 with a run scored at No. 20 Oklahoma State (4/6)... went 1-for-3 and scored two runs against Abilene Christian (4/8)... played in two games at the NCAA Coral Gables Regional (defensive replacement and pinch hitter) and pinch hit in the College World Series against No. 2 TCU (6/15).
Played for the El Dorado Broncos in the Jayhawk League... batted .225 (16-for-71) with 14 runs, two doubles, five RBI and had 17 walks with seven strikeouts... team finished in third place in the Jayhawk League with a 33-16 overall record... team finished in third place at the NBC Tournament with an 8-2 record during the two-week tournament to end the season.
College Sports Madness All-Big 12 Second Team... played in 36 games (20 starts) starting 10 games in left field, nine games in right field and one game in center field... was the only Red Raider to start in all three outfield positions during the season... batted eight-hole eight times, seven-hole six times, six-hole four times and nine-hole three times... batted .315 (23-for-73) with 12 runs, three doubles, 11 RBI, 26 total bases, 15 walks, one hit-by-pitch, 1-for-1 stolen bases, .356 slugging percentage, .438 on-base percentage and fielded 1.000 (42 putouts, 5 assists, 0 errors)... tied for the team lead (Devon Conley) with five outfield assists... BIG 12 CONFERENCE RANKINGS: 15th in batting average (.315)... AGAINST NATIONALLY RANKED OPPONENTS... played in 10 games (10 starts) batted .214 (6-for-28) with three runs, a double, three RBI, seven walks and .389 on-base percentage... led the team with seven walks against nationally-ranked opponents... DURING BIG 12 CONFERENCE PLAY... played in 15 games (8 starts) batted .371 (13-for-35) with six runs, five RBI, .400 slugging percentage and .436 on-base percentage... BIG 12 CHAMPIONSHIP... played in three games (3 starts) batted .111 (1-for-9) with two runs and three walks... HOME GAMES... played in 20 games (10 starts) batted .410 (16-for-39) with six runs, three doubles, eight RBI, five walks, .487 slugging percentage and .477 on-base percentage... ROAD/NEUTRAL SITE GAMES... played in 16 games (10 starts) batted .206 (7-for-34) with six runs, three RBI, 10 walks and .400 on-base percentage... SITUATIONAL: led team batting .516 (16-for-31) with runners on base... best average by a Red Raider with runners on base (min. 30 AB) in over 12 years... led team batting .600 (3-for-5) with the bases loaded... went 0-for-2 as a pinch hitter... led team batting .478 (11-for-23) with runners in scoring position... best average by a Red Raider with runners in scoring position (min. 20 AB) in over 12 years... led team batting .355 (11-for-31) with two outs... best average by a Red Raider with two outs since 2010 (Barrett Barnes, .361)... tallied seven two-out RBI... MISCELLANEOUS: one go-ahead RBI... one game-tying RBI... five infield hits... one game-winning RBI (RBI single to right-center field in third inning during 12-8 win against New Mexico on April 30)... had four multi-hit games, including one three-hit game... posted three multiple RBI games, including one game with three RBI... HITTING STREAK: season-long three-game hit streak (5/16-5/18)... REACHING BASE SAFELY: reached base safely in a season-high six consecutive games... SEASON HIGHLIGHTS... made career debut as a defensive replacement without making an at-bat against Northern Colorado (2/16)... posted first career base hit while going 2-for-3 with a season-high three RBI and recording first career multi-hit game against Northern Illinois (2/17)... went 1-for-3 with first career extra-base hit with a double against La Salle (3/1)... made first career start in Big 12 play going 1-for-4 against TCU (3/29)... went 2-for-3 with first career game scoring multiple runs with a walk and an RBI against Kansas (4/21)... went 2-for-4 with a run scored and two RBI at No. 11 Oklahoma (4/28)... reached base safely in all four plate appearances going 1-for-1 with a run scored, RBI and three walks against New Mexico (4/30)... BAYLOR SERIES: batted .462 (6-for-13) with four runs, a double, two RBI, .538 slugging percentage and .500 on-base percentage... had a season-high three hits going 3-for-5 with two runs, a double and two RBI against Baylor (5/16) in series opener... ended the season matching a season-high two runs going 1-for-3 in the final game of the Big 12 Championship against Baylor (5/25)... member of the 2012 Big 12 Commissioner's Fall Academic Honor Roll.
Played at Howard College for two seasons (2011-2012) for head coach Britt Smith... earned honorable mention all-conference as a sophomore in 2012... as a sophomore batted .375 (42-for-112) with 31 runs, six doubles, 17 RBI, 11-of-13 stolen bases, .482 on-base percentage and committing just two fielding errors with a .964 fielding percentage in the outfield... WJCAC RANKINGS: 27th in on-base percentage (.482)... recorded 12 multi-hit games with two three-hit performances... had a season-high six-game hit streak (March 3-31)... helped lead team to back-to-back Western Junior College Athletic Conference titles (2011-2012)... helped lead team to a 45-12 overall record and to a conference championship and NJCAA Region V runner-up finish in 2012... helped team to a 46-13 overall record and to a conference title in 2011... as a freshman batted .279 (19-for-68) with 16 runs, three doubles, 12 RBI, 10 walks and two stolen bases with a .324 slugging percentage... CHOSE TEXAS TECH OVER: Oklahoma State.
A three-year varsity letterwinner at Georgetown High School for head coach Danny Wallace... batted .417 with 24 stolen bases and struck out just twice as a senior in 2010... batting average (.417) marked the third highest in high school program history... stolen base total (24) marked the fourth most by any player in school history... named first team all-district, Cen-Tex All-Star and was named Georgetown High School Offensive Player of the Year as a senior... helped team to three consecutive district championships.
Todd O'Malley Ritchie... born October 1, 1991, in Ada, Okla.... son of John and Stacy Ritchie... has two younger siblings, Tristan and Tate... a kinesiology major at Texas Tech.
Ritchie was the only Red Raider in both 2013 and 2014 to start in all three outfield positions.