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  • 2012 Iowa Conference champions
  • School-record 29 wins in 2012
  • Four Iowa Conference MVPs
  • Four first-team all-league picks in 2012

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2014 returning letterwinners

Katie Tenboer

Jace Ahrendsen

Sr., Catcher
5-10, Bats: Left, Throws: Right
North Cedar HS
Clarence, Iowa

Two varsity letters

School records, season:
Highest fielding percentage- 1.000, 2013 (170-170)

  Avg. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2012 .188 21-15 48 10 9 1 1 0 2 1
2013 .240 37-32 96 15 23 4 0 0 32 1
Career .236 58-47 144 25 34 5 1 0 34 2

Adam Ariola

Sr., 2B
6-0, Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Normal HS
Bloomington, Ill.

Three varsity letters
Second-team all-Iowa Conference (2013)
Honorable mention all-Iowa Conference (2011)
Newcomer of the Year Award (2011)
  Avg. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2011 .362 35-33 116 18 42 10 1 0 29 9
2012 .218 40-40 142 19 31 4 1 0 20 5
2013 .333 41-41 144 28 48 2 1 1 33 7
Career .301 116-114 402 65 121 16 3 1 92 21

 

Andy Carr

Jr., Pitcher
5-11, Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Rockford, Ill.
Rockford Lutheran HS

One varsity letter
  ERA G W L CG SH IP H R ER BB SO
2013 5.40 11 1 0 0 0 13.1 20 10 8 11 10
Career 5.40 11 1 0 0 0 13.1 20 10 8 11 10

Kirby Coppess

Jr., INF
5-6, Bats: Right Throws: Right
Urbandale, Iowa
Urbandale HS


One varsity letter

  Avg. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2013 .093 21-17 43 1 4 0 0 0 1 0
Career .093 21-17 43 1 4 0 0 0 1 0

 

Ryan Dusil

Sr., Pitcher
6-1, Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Kennedy HS
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Two varsity letters
  ERA G W L CG SH IP H R ER BB SO
2011 6.17 5 1 1 0 0 11.2 14 12 8 5 9
2012 3.40 8 4 2 2 0 42.1 36 23 16 14 15
2013 3.86 9 5 1 1 0 51.1 55 25 22 17 16
Career 3.93 22 10 4 3 0 105.1 105 60 46 36 40

Jake Effron

Sr., OF
5-10, Bats: Right, Throws: Left
North Pointe Prep
Glendale, Ariz.

Two varsity letters
  Avg. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2012 .200 10-1 5 3 1 1 0 0 1 0
2013 .200 14-3 10 5 2 1 0 0 2 0
Career .200 24-4 15 8 3 2 0 0 3 0

 

Spencer Gritsch

So., INF
5-10, Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Brooklyn, Iowa
BGM HS

One varsity letter
  Avg. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2013 .250 22-12 44 6 11 4 0 0 7 0
Career .250 22-12 44 6 11 4 0 0 7 0

 

Jordan Judkins

Sr., SS
5-11, Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Marshalltown HS
Marshalltown, Iowa

Two varsity letters
Most Valuable Newcomer Award (2012)

School records, season:
Assists - 121, 2013

  Avg. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2012 .304 40-40 138 24 42 6 1 0 16 6
2013 .263 41-41 137 27 36 2 0 0 19 8
Career .284 81-81 275 51 78 8 1 0 35 14

 

James Longo

Sr., Pitcher
6-3, Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Ankeny, Iowa
Ankeny HS

One varsity letter
  ERA G W L CG SH IP H R ER BB SO
2013 7.94 5 0 0 0 0 5.2 14 9 5 2 1
Career 7.94 5 0 0 0 0 5.2 14 9 5 2 1

 

Judson McKown

Sr., Pitcher
6-2, Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Orono HS
Independence, Minn.

Three varsity letters
Second-team D3baseball.com All-Central Region (2013, 2012)
Second-team all-Iowa Conference (2013, 2012)

School records, season:
Saves - 8, 2013
Appearances - (tie) 19, 2013
Earned run average - 1.20 (45.0 IP), 2012
Games finished - (tie) 13, 2012

  ERA G W L CG SH IP H R ER BB SO
2011 2.89 10 1 0 0 0 9.1 9 6 3 2 5
2012 1.20 17 6 2 0 0 45.0 45 13 6 10 25
2013 3.73 19 3 5 1 0 60.1 64 28 25 16 33
Career 2.67 46 10 7 1 0 114.2 118 47 34 28 63

 

Andrew O'Toole

Sr., OF
5-10, Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Lincoln HS
Des Moines, Iowa

Two varsity letters

  Avg. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2012 .280 13-5 25 4 7 0 0 0 5 1
2013 .301 29-22 73 8 22 12 2 2 19 1
Career .296 42-27 98 12 29 12 2 2 24 2

 

Robbie Rushing

Sr., DH/P
5-9, Bats: Right, Throws: Right
West Des Moines, Iowa
Valley HS

One varsity letter
All-Iowa Conference, first team (2013)
D3baseball.com Team of the Week (March 12, 2014; March 25, 2014)

Hitting

  Avg. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2013 .312 41-41 138 22 43 12 2 2 19 1
Career .312 41-41 138 22 43 12 2 2 19 1

Pitching

  ERA G W L CG SH IP H R ER BB SO
2013 8.10 5 1 1 0 0 10.0 10 9 9 7 6
Career 8.10 5 1 1 0 0 10.0 10 9 9 7 6

 

Matt Schissel

So., Pitcher
6-1, Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Rock Island, Ill.
Alleman HS

One varsity letter
  ERA G W L CG SH IP H R ER BB SO
2013 8.57 7 0 2 0 0 21.0 38 23 20 9 6
Career 8.57 7 0 2 0 0 21.0 38 23 20 9 6

Mark Schroeder

So., Pitcher
6-0, Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Chariton, Iowa
Chariton HS

One varsity letter
  ERA G W L CG SH IP H R ER BB SO
2013 3.71 13 4 1 0 0 17.0 14 14 7 9 4
Career 3.71 13 4 1 0 0 17.0 14 14 7 9 4

 

Grant Seuferer

Sr., 1B
6-0, Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Milo, Iowa
Southeast Warren HS

One varsity letter
  Avg. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2013 .231 18-6 26 4 6 0 0 0 4 0
Career .231 18-6 26 4 6 0 0 0 4 0

 

Zach Zylstra

Jr., OF
6-0, Bats: Right, Throws: Left
Pella, Iowa
Pella Christian HS

One varsity letter
  Avg. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2013 .192 27-21 73 8 14 4 0 0 7 0
Career .192 27-21 73 8 14 4 0 0 7 0

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