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2014 returning letterwinners

Katie Canney

Jr., 1B
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
ADM HS
Adel, Iowa

One varsity letter
All-Iowa Conference, second team (2013)
Team Most Valuable Newcomer Award (2013)
  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2013 .314 42 118 16 37 6 1 5 24 4
Career .314 42 118 16 37 6 1 5 24 4

 

Lexi Cessna

Sr. OF
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
Normal HS
Bloomington, Ill.

Two varsity letters
Academic all-Iowa Conference (2012, 2013)

  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2012 .667 29 3 6 2 0 0 0 0 3
2013 .200 28 15 5 3 1 0 0 2 3
Career .316 62 19 15 6 1 1 0 2 6

 

Shannon Coulson

Jr., OF
Bats: Right; Throws:Right
Bondurant-Farrar HS
Bondurant, Iowa

One varsity letter
Academic all-Iowa Conference (2013)
  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2013 .000 31 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 7
Career .000 31 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 7

 

Chelsea Greiner

Sr., 2B-SS-PR
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
Cardinal HS
Agency, Iowa

Three varsity letters
Academic all-Iowa Conference (2012, 2013)
Team co-captain (2014)
  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2011 .000 21 6 9 0 0 0 0 0 4
2012 .200 36 5 20 1 0 0 0 0 13
2013 .174 41 46 14 8 0 0 0 4 9
Career .158 98 57 43 9 0 0 0 4 26

 

Brie Haycraft

Sr., P
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
North Scott HS
Eldridge, Iowa

Three varsity letters
Academic all-Iowa Conference (2012, 2013)
Team co-captain (2014)
  ERA G W L CG Sh. IP H R ER BB SO
2011 2.50 26 9 2 2 0 89.2 100 40 32 29 56
2012 2.59 26 10 6 4 2 105.1 107 48 39 24 78
2013 1.39 19 3 2 0 0 35.1 29 11 7 10 20
Career 2.37 71 22 10 6 2 230.1 236 99 78 63 154

 

Paige Heesch

Jr., OF/PR
Bats: Left; Throws: Right
WCLT HS
Titonka, Iowa

One varsity letter
Team Most Improved Player Award (2013)
  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2013 .254 39 63 12 16 0 0 0 3 6
Career .254 39 63 12 16 0 0 0 3 6

 

Jordan Overland

Sr., 1B-PR
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
Boone HS
Boone, Iowa

Three varsity letters
NCAA Elite 89 Academic award
Pella, Iowa Regional all-tournament team (2012)
Academic all-Iowa Conference (2012, 2013)
Team Most Improved Player Award (2012)
Team co-captain (2014)
  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2011 .500 26 2 15 1 0 0 0 0 2
2012 .314 42 70 34 22 1 0 0 9 14
2013 .091 30 33 7 3 0 0 0 2 6
Career .248 98 105 56 26 1 0 0 11 22

 

Karlee Rock

Jr., DP
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
Calamus-Wheatland HS
Wheatland, Iowa

Two varsity letters
All-Iowa Conference, first team (2013)
  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2012 .355 27 31 3 11 0 0 1 9 3
2013 .253 39 87 9 22 4 0 3 25 1
Career .280 66 118 12 33 4 0 4 34 4

Annie Sarcone

Sr., SS
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
Dowling Catholic HS
Des Moines, Iowa

Three varsity letters
NFCA All-America, second team (2012)
NFCA All-Midwest Region, first team (2012)
All-Iowa Conference, first team (2011, 2012); second team (2013)
Iowa Conference position player of the year (2012)
Defensive Player of the Year Award (2012)
NCAA Division III regional all-tournament team (2011)
Newcomer of the Year Award (2011)
Iowa Conference female athlete of the week (March 17, 2014)

Iowa Conference position player of the week (April 9, 2012; March 19, 2012; March 17, 2014)

  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2011 .336 46 128 28 43 7 0 6 46 8
2012 .374 46 139 32 52 13 1 9 46 2
2013 .312 42 125 25 39 9 1 3 29 2
Career .342 134 392 85 134 29 2 18 121 12

 

Kallie Schive

Jr., UT
Bats: Left; Throws: Right
Marshalltown HS
Marshalltown, Iowa

One varsity letter
  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2013 .182 16 11 2 2 0 0 0 1 0
Career .182 16 11 2 2 0 0 0 1 0

 

Mallory Schulenberg

Jr., P
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
St. Pius X HS
Kansas City, Mo.

Two varsity letters
NFCA Division III All-America, third team (2013)
NFCA Division III All-Midwest Region, first team (2013)
NCAA Div. III Pella, Iowa Regional most outstanding player (2013)
NCAA Div. III Pella, Iowa Regional all-tournament team (2013)
All-Iowa Conference, first team (2013)
Iowa Conference female athlete of the week (March 18, 2013)
Iowa Conference pitcher of the week (April 29, 2013; March 25, 2013; March 18, 2013)

  ERA G W L CG Sh. IP H R ER BB SO
2012 1.22 23 10 0 6 3 74.1 59 19 13 18 60
2013 1.51 26 16 4 6 4 120.1 95 31 26 34 81
Career 1.40 49 26 4 12 7 194.2 154 50 39 52 141

Whitney Sowers

Jr., 3B
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
Marshalltown HS
Marshalltown, Iowa

Two varsity letters
All-Iowa Conference, second team (2012, 2013)
Iowa Conference position player of the week (March 24, 2014)
Team Defensive Player of the Year Award (2013)
Team Newcomer of the Year Award (2012)

  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2012 .354 46 127 20 45 9 3 4 23 4
2013 .344 42 131 31 45 13 0 2 27 9
Career .349 88 258 51 90 22 3 6 50 13

 

Abbey Strajack

Jr., DP
Bats: Left; Throws: Right
Assumption HS
Davenport, Iowa

Two varsity letters
NFCA All-America, third team (2012)
NFCA All-Midwest Region, first team (2012)
All-Iowa Conference, first team (2012)
NCAA Div. III Pella, Iowa Regional all-tournament team (2012, 2013)

Iowa Conference position player of the week (March 18, 2013; May 6, 2012)

  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2012 .382 45 144 39 55 1 1 0 15 13
2013 .429 29 91 25 39 3 2 0 12 14
Career .400 74 235 64 94 4 3 0 27 27

Dana Van Renterghem

Jr., C
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
Oskaloosa HS
Oskaloosa, Iowa

One varsity letter
Academic all-Iowa Conference (2013)
  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2013 .333 7 12 4 4 1 0 0 1 1
Career .333 7 12 4 4 1 0 0 1 1
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