2003 WILLAMETTE UNIVERSITY SOFTBALL FACT SHEET

GENERAL INFORMATION
ADDRESS: 900 State Street, Salem, OR 97301
FOUNDED: 1842
ENROLLMENT: 1,700 (est.)
PRESIDENT: Dr. M. Lee Pelton
NICKNAME: Bearcats
COLORS: Cardinal & Old Gold
FACILITY: Willamette Field (500)
CONFERENCE: Northwest Conference (NWC)
AFFILIATION: NCAA Division III
ATHLETIC DIRECTOR: Mark Majeski (503-370-6217) mmajeski@willamette.edu
ASSISTANT ATHLETIC DIRECTOR: Skip Kenitzer (503-370-6257) skenitze@willamette.edu
SPORTS INFORMATION DIRECTOR: Cliff Voliva (503-370-6110) cvoliva@willamette.edu
ATHLETIC TRAINERS: Deborah Cagle (503-370-6672) dcagle@willamette.edu
Shane Wibel (503-375-5430) swibel@willamette.edu
ATHLETICS PHONE: 503-370-6420
ATHLETICS FAX: 503-370-6379
ATHLETICS WEB SITE: www.willamette.edu/athletics
SOFTBALL HEAD COACH: Damian Williams (503-370-6656) williamr@willamette.edu
ALMA MATER: Seattle Pacific (1995)
COLLEGE RECORD HEADING INTO SEASON: 69-71 (5 years)
WU RECORD HEADING INTO SEASON: 69-71 (5 years)
ASSISTANT COACHES: TBA
2002 RECORD: 17-14
2002 NWC RECORD (FINISH): 11-9 (4th)
RETURNING LETTER WINNERS: 14
LETTER WINNERS LOST: 2
RETURNING STARTERS: 8

TOP RETURNING PLAYERS POS STATS/HONORS
Marcie Hagen (Jr., Marysville-Pilchuck HS, Wash.) SS .419 BA, 11 2B, 23 RBI, 14 SB/First-team all-NWC, Third-team all-Region
Sherri Mabie (Sr., Snohomish HS, Wash.) 2B .366 BA, 3 2B, 11 SB/Third-team all-Region
Darcy Hertel (Sr., Madison HS) C .358 BA, 9 2B, 2 HR, 13 RBI/Third-team all-Region
Ashley Keaton (So., Lincoln HS) OF .316 BA, 4 2B, 3 3B, 3 HR, 16 RBI
Meaghan Sussman (Sr., Fresno HS, Calif.) 1B .260 BA, 2 2B, 11 RBI
Hayley Boston (Sr., Newport HS) LHP 13-9, 2.69 ERA, 15 CG

KEY LOSSES TO GRADUATION POS STATS/HONORS
Kate Cashill DH .348 BA, 3 2B, 12 RBI