Softball

Northwestern @ College of Saint Mary 1 p.m. Saturday, April 27, Omaha, NE

Past games

Apr012011
@ Northwestern
Apr012011
@ Northwestern
Mar272010
@ College of Saint Mary
Morningside Tournament
Sep202008
@ College of Saint Mary
Morningside Tournament
Mar152008
@ College of Saint Mary
Mar152008
@ College of Saint Mary
Mar302007
@ College of Saint Mary
Morningside Tournament
Apr012006
@ College of Saint Mary
Morningside Tourney

About CSM

Located in Omaha, NE, College of Saint Mary is a member of the Midlands Collegiate Athletic Conference.
Softball To Play College of Saint Mary

Game Time...Northwestern College heads to Omaha, Neb. to play College of Saint Mary in a non-conference softball doubleheader at 1/3pm. The Red Raiders are 22-19 overall while CSM is 12-17 overall.

All-Time...Northwestern is 8-2 all-time against College of Saint Mary, last playing in 2011 when they swept the Flames 10-2 (5) and 8-1. 

 

Scouting the Flames...College of Saint Mary is in fourth place in the Midlands Collegiate Athletic Conference with a 7-8 record, 12-17 overall. The Flames are 0-6 against teams from the GPAC this year, losing to Dordt, Morningside and Briar Cliff. They are 3-1 in their last four games, however, earning wins over Presentation College and splitting with Bellevue. 

The Flames are scoring 5.1 runs per game and hitting .281 as a team. Jamie Zimmerer leads the team with a .359 batting average and seven home runs, scoring 23 runs. Mariah Gibson is hitting .333 with four home runs and a team-high 25 RBIs. Shelbi Hatfield is also one of the top hitters, batting .314 this season.

CSM's pitching staff has a 6.43 ERA, giving up nearly eight runs per game. Gibson owns a team-best 7-9 record with a 6.22 ERA while Zimmerer is 5-5 with a 5.78 ERA.

Northwestern News and Notes...The Red Raiders are currently in third place in the GPAC with a 12-6 league record, 22-19 overall, with four games left in the regular season. They are 2-2 in their last four games but have won five of its last seven. 

The Red Raiders are scoring over five runs per game and hitting .282 as a team. Lindsey Remien leads the team with a .364 average, totaling six home runs with 28 RBIs. Jillian Kleinhesselink is hitting .333 with 36 runs scored and a season-record 36 stolen bases. Alex Price is batting .289 with a GPAC-best 33 RBIs. 

The Northwestern College pitching staff sports a 3.12 team ERA, led by Keely Bracelin who is 10-11 with a 2.84 ERA. She leads the conference in hits allowed, giving up just 95 in 133 innings pitched. Katie VandeVoort is 11-8 with a 3.58 ERA.

Up next...Northwestern wraps up the regular season on Monday night when they play Briar Cliff in Sioux City, Iowa. 

Jillian Kleinhesselink

# 18 | Catcher/Outfield
Senior from Everson, Wash.