2014 Softball
Record: 26-18 Home: 7-5 Away: 10-8 Neutral: 9-5 WHAC: 12-6
Rachel Nelson Image
#2 Rachel Nelson
Height: 5-6
Class: SO
Position: P/OF
Hometown: Grandville, Mich.
Previous School: Grandville H.S.

Favorite Quote: “Success is a peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you made the effort to become the best of which you are capable” -Unknown

Favorite Verse:  Therefore do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble. Matt. 6:34

Fun Fact: I’m going to marry Derek Jeter.

Why I’m a CU Eagle: Because I love softball and playing in a Christian atmosphere.

Authors Notes: It’s true she is going to marry Derek Jeter. If you type their names in the “Love Calculator” they have a 77% success rate!

Walk Up Song: Eye of the Tiger by Queen

Statistics:
FieldingGPGSCPOAEPBCISBAIDPITPF %
2012-1322193272500014101.000
2013-14282138102800013201.000
2014-151611171142001100.882
Totals:66518718672003830.977
HittingGPGSABHR2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBSFSHHBPBAOBPSLG
2012-13221914420001040020.286.286.286
2013-142821285310021110131.179.226.214
2014-1516116210000000000.333.333.333
Totals:66514811610031150151.229.255.250
PitchingGSAPPEARWLSIPHRERHRBBIBBSOSHOBFWPBKSHBPOPBAERA
2012-131918113093.170402863108403991327.2022.70
2013-14212386093.11047657839067245412111.2714.28
2014-15111637056.18070552452360307807.3278.79
Totals:455722160242.32541861401611521872116033325-5.19
 
Softball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.B/THt.HometownPrevious School
2Rachel NelsonSOP/OFR/R5-6Grandville, Mich.Grandville H.S.
5Ciara WilkeFROFR/R5-8Grosse Ile, Mich.Grosse Ile H.S.
6Julayne BrighamFRMIF/PR/R5-6Concord, Mich.Concord H.S.
7Megan OberstJRCR/R5-6Tecumseh, Mich.Clinton H.S.
8Emily BodeFRIF/PR/R5-9Manton, Mich.Manton H.S.
9Alexsandra SzajnaSOMIF/CR/R5-5Washington, Mich.Romeo H.S.
10Heidi WalburgSRP/SSR/R5-10Dorr, Mich.Wayland Union H.S.
11Jenna WeightmanJROF/SSR/R5-3Grennsburg, Pa.Bridgeport H.S. (W.V.)
12Alyssa AmbuJR2B/3B/OFL/R5-6Brown City, Mich.St. Claire County Community College
13Maggie VoslerFRMIFR/R5-6Lathrup Villiage, Mich.Southfield Christian H.S.
14Hailey CastilloJRSS/OFL/R5-5Hamilton, Mich.Hamilton H.S.
15Rachel BodeSO1B/3BR/R5-9Manton, Mich.Manton H.S.
17Whitney HeasleyFRP/OFR/R5-6Byron Center, Mich.Hamilton H.S.
18Christina GuerraFR3B/UR/R5-6Troy, Mich. Southfield Christian H.S.
19Lauren PasciakSROFL/L5-5Rockford, Mich.Rockford H.S.
21Ashley NiedermayerJRCF/1BR/R5-10Lincolnshire, IllAdlai Stevenson
22Caitlyn HartlineFRMIF/OFR/R5-6Marcellus, Mich.Marcellus H.S.
24Harlie ShermanSOMIF/OFR/R5-6Centreville, Mich.Centreville H.S.
26Abby MacArthurFROFR/R5-5Lachene, Mich.Alpena H.S.
Jim Farrell - Head Coach - 13th season - Cornerstone University
Kim Zainea - Assistant Coach - 2nd season
Adam Kirkpatrick - Assistant Coach - 2nd season
Kaycee Kuiper - Student Assistant - 2nd season
Allie Aldridge - Manager - 2nd season
 
 
 
  • Apr. 25 - Softball vs Concordia University - L 7-0 - recap
  • Apr. 25 - Softball vs Concordia University - L 4-1 - recap
  • Apr. 24 - Softball vs University of Northwestern Ohio - L 3-2 - recap
  • Apr. 24 - Softball vs University of Northwestern Ohio - W 9-4 - recap
  • Apr. 21 - Softball vs Lourdes University - L 10-2 (5 Innings) - recap
  • Apr. 21 - Softball vs Lourdes University - L 15-6 - recap
  • Apr. 18 - Softball vs Siena Heights University - L 5-0 - recap
  • Apr. 18 - Softball vs Siena Heights University - W 4-1 - recap