2011 Softball
Record: 23-15 Home: 8-2 Away: 6-6 Neutral: 9-7 WHAC: 14-8
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Emily Brown
Position: Assistant Coach
Years Coached: 2nd Season

Emily is beginning her second season with the softball program since graduating with an Exercise Science degree from Cornerstone University in 2009. Emily was a four year starter for the Golden Eagles, playing short stop and accumulating a career batting average of .324. She contributed to a Region 8 Championship title and National Appearance (2006), selected as Rookie of the Year (2006), and named to the All-Regional Tournament Team (2006). She was voted NFCA All-Region (2007), NAIA All-Region (2008), WHAC First Team All conference (2007-2009), selected Offensive Player of the Year (2008-2009) and served two years as a team captain. 

Emily is currently employed at the Visser Family YMCA in Grandville as part of the Fitness Staff instructing and encouraging new members to maintain workout regimens coupled with healthy lifestyles. She resides in Grand Rapids and enjoys volleyball, biking, playing guitar, and spending quality time laughing with her family and friends. 

Softball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.B/THt.HometownPrevious School
2Tahni BrunoSO2B/OFR/R5-4Moreno Valley, Calif.Canyon Springs H.S.
3Stefanie LeetSO1B/OFL/L5-9Zeeland, Mich.Zeeland West H.S.
7Victoria RisenhooverSOSS/OFR/R5-5Tallmadge, OhioCuyahoga Valley Christian Academy
8Kathy DeYoungSOMIF/OFR/R5-5Otsego, Mich.Otsego H.S.
10Heidi WarmelinkFRP/SSR/R5-10Dorr, Mich.Wayland Union H.S.
12Dinah GruppenJRP/UTR/R5-8Zeeland, Mich.Zeeland West H.S.
14Jessica KuhlmanSROFR/R5-7Vicksburg, Mich.UT-Chattanooga
15Rachel GruppenJRP/UTR/R5-8Zeeland, Mich.Zeeland West H.S.
17Lisa PeppelJRC/IFR/R5-5Benton Harbor, Mich.Lake Michigan CC
18Madison BucillaSOP/UTR/R5-8Laguna Nigel, Calif.Dana Hills H.S.
19Lauren PasciakFROFL/L5-5Rockford, Mich.Rockford H.S.
21Kaycee KuiperJRPR/R5-8Byron Center, Mich.Byron Center H.S.
24Melanie CreagerSRUTR/R5-10Grand Rapids, Mich.Grand Rapids Christian H.S.
28Sara OosterbaanFROF/3BR/R5-9Hudsonville, Mich.Unity Christian H.S.
Emily Brown - Assistant Coach - 2nd season
Jim Farrell - Head Coach - 11th season
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  • Apr. 30 - Softball vs Madonna University - W 8-0 - recap
  • Apr. 27 - Softball vs Lourdes University - W 6-2 - recap
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