2018 Softball Roster

2018 Women's Varsity Softball

# Name Position(s) Year Hometown
1 Macy Jacobsma Infield SO Sheldon, Iowa

2017…played in seven games.

Before Dordt… batted .250 as a senior with 15 hits and ten runs batted in…had 20 hits in 63 at-bats with a slugging percentage of .413 and an on-base percentage of .463 as a junior with 11 runs scored and 12 runs batted in with 11 stolen bases…claimed all-conference honors.

2 Dayna Korthals Infield SO Rock Rapids, Iowa

Before Dordt…played for George Little Rock Central Lyon.

3 Hope Veldkamp Infield SO Edgerton, Minnesota

2017…scored 11 runs and stole two bases in 26 games played primarily as a pinch runner.

Before Dordt…claimed all-section and all-conference honors in high school.

4 Marti Sutton Infield, Utility FR San Jose, California

Before Dordt…played softball at Harker (California) where she had a .417 batting average and earned all-league honors.

5 Jessica Oules Outfield FR Chelan, Washington

Before Dordt…earned four letters while playing for Chelan (Washington)…had a .577 batting average with 51 stolen bases and earned first-team all-league honors three times.

6 Nicole Kaemingk Utility FR Sioux Center, Iowa

Before Dordt…batted .299 in 2017 with four doubles for Unity Christian (Iowa)…had a homerun and 10 runs batted in.

7 Tianna Top Pitcher JR Luverne, Minnesota

2017…was 14-9 on the mound with two saves…pitched 156 1/3 innings and struck out 89 with 17 walks issued…had a 2.51 earned run average…claimed all-GPAC first-team honors.

2016…was 13-9 pitching with 145 2/3 innings pitched  with a 2.45 earned run average….struck out 63 batters and walked 10.

Before Dordt… graduated from Southwest Christian High School (Minnesota)…played with Edgerton High School during her softball career and has helped it to conference titles in 2012, 2013 and 2014 and it claimed a third place finish at the 2014 State Tournament…claimed section runner-up finishes in 2012 and 2013 with Top pitching…earned 2014 team most valuable player honors was a 2014 Wells Fargo All-Tournament Team pick…Top twice earned all-conference honors for Edgerton.

8 Ashley Williams Outfield, Utility SR Bronson, Iowa

2017…had a .269 batting average in 33 games played…had 21 hits and five doubles with 10 runs batted in.

2016…had 10 hits with a .250 batting average in 23 games before missing the second half of the season with an injury…knocked in six runs.

10 Carley De Roin Catcher, Utility SO Sloan, Iowa

2017…played in 41 games…had 25 hits with seven doubles and two homeruns.

Before Dordt…earned first-team all-conference honors during her junior campaign at Westwood (Iowa)...played catcher and third baseman and was an all-district and first-team all-state honoree…claimed second-team all-conference, all-district, and third-team all-state accolades as a sophomore. 

11 Abby Smith Catcher SO Newell, Iowa

2017…played in 19 games.

Before Dordt… Smith batted .472 as a high school junior at Newell Fonda (Iowa)…had a .772 slugging percentage and knocked in 63 runs with six homeruns and 17 doubles…was a four-year letterwinner and has claimed first-team all-conference and all-district honors and has earned second-team all-state honors.  She’s a four-time Distinguished Academic Award winner and she has helped the Mustangs to three state tournament appearances in 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016…batted .331 as a senior with 46 hits and ten doubles with four triples and four homeruns with a team high 39 runs batted in.

12 Danielle Stosuy Infield, Pitcher SR Rialto, California

2015…pitched in five games…had eight strikeouts in 20 1/3 innings of work.

Pre-Dordt…prepped at Bloomington Christian (California)…batted .654 as a senior with 51 hits and 43 runs batted in…pitched eight shutouts and had three perfect games with a 21-8 record and struck out 200 batters…was the Victory League MVP and earned all-CIF honors along with second-team all-state honors…batted .586 as a junior with 34 runs batted in…during her freshman and sophomore seasons she batted .649 and .485 respectively and had a combined 60 runs batted in...she has over 400 career strikeouts on the mound and recorded eight shutouts last season with a 1.35 earned run average, 180 strikeouts and 32 bases on balls….she’s a three-time all-league selection and was a second-team all-state selection in 2013 and also claimed All-Inland honorable mention.

13 Marissa VandenBerg Infield, Utility SO Wyoming, Michigan

2017…played in 41 games and had a team high .336 batting average with 49 hits and 16 doubles…scored a team high 20 runs and knocked in 16 runs…was a second-team all-GPAC selection.

Before Dordt… VandenBerg had a .524 batting average as a junior with 28 doubles, four triples, five homeruns and she knocked in 43 runs with 64 runs scored…claimed all-state honorable mention honors as a junior and senior and has been an all-region, all-district and all-conference pick three times each…was a part of three conference champion teams and a state tournament qualifying team. 

14 Janae Wynja Infield FR Sioux Center, Iowa

Before Dordt…had 26 hits and seven doubles with 14 runs batted for the Western Christian (Iowa) Wolfpack in 2017…had 20 hits and 21 runs scored with five homeruns in 2016…totaled 24 hits in 2015 with 20 runs scored.

15 Summer Jansen Infield SR Sheldon, Iowa

2017…had 29 hits with a team leading four homeruns and knocked in 15 runs while scoring 14.

2015…batted .263 with 31 hits and five doubles with two homeruns and scored 12 runs.

Pre-Dordt…played for Western Christian… had a .452 batting average with 28 runs batted in, 19 runs scored, seven doubles, three homeruns and a .500 on base percentage…was a second-team all-state selection in 2013 and 2014 and claimed first-team honors from the Lakes Conference and Northwest Iowa Review.    

16 Sara Dekkers Outfield SO Hawarden, Iowa

Before Dordt… played every outfield position for  Unity (Iowa) and had a .256 batting average as a senior and scored six runs with seven bases on balls.

17 Hailey Heeringa Infield SO Chandler, Arizona

2017…batted .324 with 35 hits and nine doubles…had two homeruns and 13 runs batted in…was named a GPAC honorable mention selection.

Before Dordt… earned all-state and all-section honors during her junior season…in 2015 she hit .510 with a .519 on-base percentage with 44 hits, 38 RBI, and 18 stolen bases.

18 Hannah Sikkema Utility SO Hopkins, Michigan

batted .333 in 2016 for Wayland High School (Michigan)…had 34 hits, 27 runs batted in with 45 runs scored and 17 stolen bases…earned all-county, all-district and all-region honors.

19 Marlia Mundorf Pitcher JR Griswold, Iowa

2017…was 1-0 on the mound with 17 1/3 innings pitched….played in 11 games.

2016…pitched 11 innings and had a 3.18 earned run average with six strikeouts.

Before Dordt…played for Griswold High School (Iowa)…Rossell finished 2015 16-12 on the mound with a 2.13 earned run average and struck out 166 batters in 193 2/3 innings pitched…had a .374 batting average with 22 runs batted in and totaled 40 hits.  

20 Faith Rossell Utility FR Griswold, Iowa

Before Dordt…batted .308 with 18 hits and 17 runs batted in for Griswold (Iowa) in 2017.

21 Krista Bousema Infield SR Sheldon, Iowa

2017…played in nine games…earned NAIA/Daktronics Scholar-Athlete Honors.

2016…played in 36 games…knocked in 13 runs and had 14 hits.

Before Dordt… graduated Sheldon High School (Iowa) in 2014 and had a .487 batting average as a senior …slugged six homeruns for the Orabs while posting an .882 slugging average with 24 runs batted in…was a three-time first-team all-conference pick and earned second-team all-state honors in 2014…transferred from Central College where she was a part of their basketball program in 2014-15.

22 Jennifer Kooiker Outfield SO Tinley Park, Illinois

2017…played in 16 games and had eight runs scored.

23 Nicole Gritters Catcher JR Hull, Iowa
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24 Tristan Haag Catcher FR Primghar, Iowa

Before Dordt…batted .405 during her senior season with three homeruns and 20 runs batted in…had five doubles and scored 20 runs for Hartley Melvin Sanborn (Iowa)…batted .355 for the Hawks in 2016 and threw out nine base stealers during her 2016 season…

25 Kirsten Vander Hart Outfield FR New Sharon, Iowa

Before Dordt…earned all-conference honors during her career at Pella Christian (Iowa)…had 21 hits with runs scored in 2016….followed that with 31 hits and 25 runs batted in as a senior in 2017.

26 Rachel Evavold Pitcher, Utility SO Bloomington, Minnesota

2017…batted .274 with 32 hits, five doubles and a homerun…had 18 runs batted in and scored 16 runs.

28 Emily Wensink Catcher FR Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin

Before Dordt…batted .400 and earned second-team all-conference honors for Oostburg (Wisconsin).

30 Natalie Vos Outfield FR Pella, Iowa

Before Dordt…earned all-conference honors during her career at Pella Christian (Iowa)…had six homeruns and 30 runs batted  in with 35 hits in 2016…had 21 hits and a .256 batting average in 2017.

48 Macala Ashbaugh Pitcher, Utility FR Middle Point, Ohio

Before Dordt…played for Lincolnview Local Schools (Ohio) and earned all-conference honors twice.  She was an Ohio School Scholar-Athlete three times.

55 Corinne May Infield SR Pleasonton, California

2017…had 23 hits with 11 runs batted in stole five bases…earned NAIA/Daktronics Scholar-Athlete honors.

2015…batted .288 in 47 games and had 42 hits…knocked in 19 runs and had seven doubles.

Pre-Dordt…played for Amador Valley High School (California)…played third base and the middle infield positions and was named to the HASA All-Tournament team while helping her team to a first place finish.