Softball

  • Four NCAA Div. III championships
  • National record 27 NCAA playoff berths
  • 13 national finals appearances
  • 54 NFCA All-America Scholar-Athletes since 2010

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2015 returning letterwinners

Sarah Bowen

So. OF
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
North Mahaska HS
New Sharon, Iowa


Two varsity letters

  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2014 .289 40 76 10 22 3 1 1 14 6
2015 .286 45 98 26 28 3 0 0 13 8
Career .287 85 174 36 50 6 1 1 27 14

 

Brooke Brommel

Fr. INF
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
Interstate 35 HS
St. Charles, Iowa


One varsity letter

  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2015 .348 29 23 13 8 5 0 0 6 6
Career .348 29 23 13 8 5 0 0 6 6

 

Katie Canney

Sr., C
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
ADM HS
Adel, Iowa


Three varsity letters
All-Iowa Conference, second team (2013, 2014)
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
2014 .363 41 113 20 41 6 1 5 29 1
2015 .292 41 113 6 33 6 0 2 19 0
Career .323 124 344 42 111 18 2 12 72 5

 

Shannon Coulson

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


Three varsity letters
Academic all-Iowa Conference (2013, 2014)
  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2012 .000 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
2013 .000 31 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 7
2014 .400 32 5 13 2 0 0 0 1 7
2015 .222 41 9 14 2 0 0 0 3 6
Career .235 111 17 34 4 0 0 0 4 21

 

Annie DeVries

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


One varsity letter

  ERA G W L CG Sh. IP H R ER BB SO
2015 3.86 18 5 2 2 0 41.2 59 27 23 14 13
Career 3.86 18 5 2 2 0 41.2 59 27 23 14 13

 

Paige Dickel

Fr. 2B
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
Norwalk HS
New Virginia, Iowa


One varsity letter

  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2015 .111 39 9 19 1 0 0 0 0 3
Career .111 39 9 19 1 0 0 0 0 3

 

Paige Heesch

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


Three varsity letters
NCAA Divi. III Pella, Iowa Regional all-tournament team (2015)
Team Most Improved Player Award (2013)
  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2012 .500 20 4 7 2 0 0 0 0 5
2013 .254 39 63 12 16 0 0 0 3 6
2014 .333 42 81 19 27 0 0 0 8 17
2015 .262 26 61 18 16 2 0 0 3 8
Career .292 127 209 56 61 2 0 0 14 36

 

Kaitlyn Matzen

Sr., 1B
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
Central Springs HS
Manly, Iowa


Two varsity letters
All-Iowa Conference, second team (2014)
Iowa Conference position player of the week (April 20, 2014)

  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2014 .309 42 94 15 29 7 0 6 28 1
2015 .315 44 111 20 35 5 0 3 27 6
Career .312 86 205 35 64 12 0 9 55 7

Karlee Rock

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


Four varsity letters
NFCA Division III All-Midwest Region, first team (2015)
All-Iowa Conference, first team (2013, 2015)
Iowa Conference female athlete of the week (March 15, 2015)
Iowa Conference position player of the week (April 5, 2015; March 15, 2015)
  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
2014 .349 42 106 12 37 5 0 4 29 1
2015 .413 46 126 25 52 9 1 15 59 4
Career .349 154 350 49 122 18 1 23 122 9

 

Caitlyn Saxton

Fr. OF
Bats: Left; Throws: Right
Central Decatur HS
Leon, Iowa


One varsity letter

  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2015 .000 26 1 15 0 0 0 0 0 6
Career .000 26 1 15 0 0 0 0 0 6

 

Kallie Schive

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

Three varsity letters

  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2012 .000 12 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 .182 16 11 2 2 0 0 0 1 0
2014 .000 12 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 .314 37 35 3 11 1 1 0 7 3
Career .217 77 60 13 13 1 1 0 8 3

 

Paige Schreiner

Jr. SS
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
Ottumwa HS
Ottumwa, Iowa


One varsity letter
All-Iowa Conference, second team (2015)
Iowa Conference position player of the week (May 5, 2015)

  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2015 .295 46 139 15 41 11 2 4 27 5
Career .295 46 139 15 41 11 2 4 27 5

 

Mallory Schulenberg

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


Four varsity letters
NFCA Div. III All-America, third team (2013)
NFCA Div. III All-Midwest Region, first team (2013); third team (2015)
NCAA Div. III Pella, Iowa Regional Most Outstanding Player (2015, 2013)
NCAA Div. III Pella, Iowa Regional all-tournament team (2015, 2013)
All-Iowa Conference, first team (2013), second team (2015)
Iowa Conference female athlete of the week (May 5, 2015; March 18, 2013)
Iowa Conference pitcher of the week (May 5, 2015; 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
2014 3.07 24 11 7 6 2 91.1 106 51 40 35 56
2015 2.72 31 17 9 14 1 159.1 164 86 62 50 103
Career 2.22 104 54 20 32 10 445.1 424 187 141 137 300

 

Trisha Smith

Jr., P
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
New Hampton HS
New Hampton, Iowa


Two varsity letter
Team Most Improved Player (2014)
Iowa Conference pitcher of the week (March 26, 2014)

  ERA G W L CG Sh. IP H R ER BB SO
2014 2.08 25 13 3 6 3 121.0 97 52 36 30 110
2015 2.77 27 12 1 1 0 93.1 94 52 37 35 55
Career 2.38 52 25 4 7 3 214.1 191 104 73 65 165

 

Whitney Sowers

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


Four varsity letters
NFCA All-Midwest Region, first team (2014); second team (2015)
All-Iowa Conference, first team (2014) second team (2012, 2013, 2015)
NCAA Division III Pella Regional all tournament-team (2014)
Iowa Conference position player of the week (March 24, 2014, April 6, 2014)
Team Defensive Player of the Year Award (2013, 2014)
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
2014 .491 40 110 39 54 9 1 5 23 9
2015 .387 46 119 38 46 13 0 6 39 11
Career .390 174 487 128 190 44 1 17 112 33

 

Abbey Strajack

Sr., 2B
Bats: Left; Throws: Right
Assumption HS
Davenport, Iowa


Four varsity letters
NFCA All-America, third team (2012)
NFCA All-Midwest Region, first team (2012, 2014, 2015)
Iowa Conference position player of the year (2015)
All-Iowa Conference, first team (2012, 2015), second team (2014)
NCAA Div. III Pella, Iowa Regional all-tournament team (2012, 2013, 2015)
Iowa Conference position player of the week (April 28, 2015; 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
2014 .354 42 144 35 51 5 1 0 17 12
2015 .475 46 160 52 76 9 1 0 28 20
Career .410 162 539 151 221 18 5 0 72 59

 

Tabitha Taylor

So. OF
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
North Mahaska HS
New Sharon, Iowa


One varsity letter
NCAA Div. III Pella, Iowa Regional all-tournament team (2015)

  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2015 .284 41 95 22 27 4 2 1 17 6
Career .284 41 95 22 27 4 2 1 17 6

 

Dana Van Renterghem

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


Three varsity letters
Academic all-Iowa Conference (2013, 2014)
  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2012 .000 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 .333 7 12 4 4 1 0 0 1 1
2014 .222 14 9 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
2015 .143 15 7 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
Career .233 38 30 9 7 1 0 0 1 1

 

Abbie Voas

So., 1B/3B
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
Chanhassen HS
Chanhassen, Minn.


Two varsity letter

  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2014 .200 35 30 13 6 0 0 2 11 6
2015 .259 38 81 20 21 5 0 3 17 7
Career .243 73 111 33 27 5 0 5 28 13

 

Emily Walton

Fr. C
Bats: Right; Throws: Right
Jefferson HS
Cedar Rapids, Iowa


One varsity letter

  Avg. G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB
2015 .237 29 38 7 9 0 1 1 8 2
Career .237 29 38 7 9 0 1 1 8 2

 

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