2020 Women's Varsity Softball

# Name Position(s) Year Hometown
0 Anna Byker Catcher FR Grandville, Michigan

Before Dordt…graduated from Unity Christian High School (Michigan)…batted .271 as a senior…was a  three-year varsity starter and had four career homeruns.

2 Ella Koster Outfield FR Dorr, Michigan

Before Dordt…graduated from South Christian High School (Michigan)…had eight homeruns as a senior with 36 stolen bases and batted .500…also played club softball for Venum.

4 Addison Hansen Catcher, Utility FR Jenison, Michigan

Before Dordt…graduated from Jenison High School (Michigan)…batted .467 with an on base percentage of .529…earned all-conference honors in 2017, 2018 and 2019 and was an all-district pick in 2019 while also earning academic all-state honors…helped Jenison to three conference titles and a pair of district titles.

5 Jessica Oules Outfield JR Chelan, Washington
No details available.
6 Kayla Zevenbergen Pitcher FR Hull, Iowa

Before Dordt…batted .320 as a high school senior for Western Christian High School (Iowa)…had 24 hits and four doubles…was a second-team all-conference pick in 2019 and claimed Academic All-State honors…was an all-conference honorable mention selection in 2018.

7 Erin Wieringa Infield FR Sioux Center, Iowa

Before Dordt…batted .475 as a senior for Unity Christian High School (Iowa)…had 29 hits with 10 doubles and a homerun and 16 runs batted in….had a slugging percentage of .689 and earned first-team all-War Eagle Conference honors for the second time…batted .415 in 2018 and had five doubles and 21 runs batted in and earned first-team all-War Eagle conference honors and was an honorable mention all-state selection in 2018…earned second team all-conference honors as a sophomore.

8 Bailey Jonker Outfield SO Marion, Iowa
No details available.
9 Nicole Van Roekel Infield SO Orange City, Iowa
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10 Chandler Schemper Infield FR Sheldon, Iowa

Before Dordt…graduated from Western Christian High School (Iowa)…batted .305 in 2018 with 15 runs batted in and earned all-state honorable mention honors…batted .532 as a senior with 41 hits, nine doubles, three triples, three homeruns and 29 runs batted in.

11 Haylee Heim Pitcher, Utility FR Plattsmouth, Nebraska

Before Dordt…was a four-year starter at Plattsmouth High School (Nebraska)…was an All-Eastern Midlands Conference first-team pick and was on the conference all-academic team…claimed honorable mention Class B all-state honors…has the best on-base percentage at Plattsmouth at .546 and has the second best season batting average in school history with a .484 batting average…had 46 hits as a senior which is third best in school history.

12 Erin Bredemus Infield SO Andover, Minnesota

2019…had 10 hits in 29 games played…stole six bases.

Before Dordt…earned all-conference honors and was an all-section player honors at Legacy Christian High School (Minnesota).

13 Marissa Vanden Berg Infield, Utility SR Wyoming, Michigan

2019…batted .279 with 39 hits, eight doubles, four homeruns and 14 runs batted in…scored 24 runs…all-GPAC honorable mention and earned NAIA Daktronics Scholar-Athlete honors.

2018…batted .362 with 54 hits, nine doubles and two homeruns….knocked in 17 runs and scored 31 runs and stole four bases…named all-GPAC second-team.

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 JR Sioux Center, Iowa

2019…played in 22 games and had three hits.

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.

16 Sara Dekkers Outfield SR 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 SR Chandler, Arizona

2019…batted .262 in 42 games played and had 10 doubles with 16 runs batted in and scored 12 runs.

2018…batted .341 with 46 hits and eight doubles…had seven homeruns and 31 runs batted in and scored 20 runs.

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 JR Hopkins, Michigan

2018…batted .309 with 25 hits…had four doubles and three homeruns with 15 runs batted in and had 18 runs.

Before Dordt…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 Faith Wester Utility FR Meridian, Idaho
No details available.
20 Cortney Nelson Utility JR Sioux City, Iowa
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22 Jessica Flaherty Infield FR Alta, Iowa

Before Dordt…competed for and graduated from Alta Aurelia High School (Iowa)…earned first-team all-state honors as a senior when she batted .422 with 43 hits, eight doubles, six triples and three homeruns…helped the Warriors to a runner-up finish at the Class 2A state tournament…batted .416 with 21 runs batted in and two homeruns with 37 hits as a junior…earned multiple all-conference first-team accolades.

23 Abby Kraemer Designated Player FR Alta, Iowa

Before Dordt…competed for and graduated from Alta Aurelia High School (Iowa)…had a career 99-27 pitching mark with 1,460 career strikeouts…was three times named a first-team all-state player and claimed second-team honors once…was very productive at the plate as well with a .422 batting average as a senior with six doubles, a triple, two homeruns and 21 runs batted in…in 2017 she posted a .453 batting average with six doubles, five homeruns and 38 runs batted in…she helped the Warriors to the state tournament in both 2018 and 2019…in 2019 Alta Aurelia was the state runner-up in Class 2A.

24 Emma Veenstra Infield FR Clive, Iowa

Before Dordt…graduated from Des Moines Christian School (Iowa)…batted .519 in 2018 with 33 runs batted in and slugged eight homeruns…helped the Lions to a third-place finish at the state tournament and was named to the all-tournament team in 2018…had 25 runs batted in during the 2019 season and had two homeruns.

26 Rachel Evavold Pitcher, Utility SR Bloomington, Minnesota

2019…batted .388 with 45 hits, three homeruns and 13 doubles while knocking in 18 runs…was 8-7 pitching with a 3.77 earned run average and struck out 59 batters in 87 innings…was a GPAC first-team selection and earned NAIA Daktronics Scholar-Athlete honors.

2018…batted .391 with 54 hits…had 16 doubles, three triples and six homeruns with 37 runs batted in…was 9-6 with a 2.97 earned run average and pitched 109 innings…named all-GPAC first-team.

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

28 Emily Wensink Catcher JR Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin

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

29 Brooklyn Van Oort Infield SO Rock Valley, Iowa

2019…batted .188 in 39 games and had 19 hits with five doubles.   

Before Dordt…batted .376 for Western Christian (Iowa) in 2018…had three homeruns with six doubles, a triple and 23 runs batted in with 32 total hits…was a first-team all-Lakes Conference pick.

30 Natalie Fopma Outfield JR Pella, Iowa

2019…was 3-3 on the mound before a season ending injury…pitched 39 innings with 27 strikeouts.

2018…was 2-4 with a 3.30 earned run average and pitched in 40 innings.

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.

44 Samantha De Boer Infield SO Sioux Center, Iowa
No details available.
55 Kenzie Cunard Outfield SO Missouri Valley, Iowa

2019…batted .188 in 39 games had 16 hits and six runs batted in.

Before Dordt…graduated from Logan-Magnolia (Iowa) High School…part of four state tournament teams where Logan Magnolia earned second, third and sixth place finishes…had a .374 career batting average with a total of 106 runs batted in and 75 stolen bases.