Storm softball players earn postseason awards

MeganHartman
Megan Hartman.
AlexisGraewe
Alexis Graewe.
KristinThomas
Kristin Thomas.

Megan Hartman, Alexis Graewe and Kristin Thomas, freshmen on the 2015 Southeast Community College softball team, earned spots on the All-Region IX Team announced this spring.

The Storm also won the Sheila Worley Sportsmanship Award presented by the region.

Hartman, a pitcher/outfielder/first baseman from Lincoln Southwest High School, led the Storm in a number of statistical categories, including batting average (.385), slugging percentage (.609), at-bats (161), hits (62), doubles (18), and home runs (6). She also excelled as a pitcher, posting a 9-14 overall record with 18 complete games and 148.2 innings pitched. She gave up 148 hits, 157 runs (123 earned), and 99 walks while striking out 193 batters. Her earned-run average of 5.79 led SCC.

Graewe, a second baseman/shortstop from Lincoln High School, led the Storm with 39 runs scored, 36 runs batted in and 18 stolen bases. She was third on the team in batting average (.269).

Thomas, a freshman catcher/outfielder from Blue Springs (Wymore Southern High School), played in all 50 games for the Storm and was second on the team in at-bats (153), and home runs (5).

SCC finished the season with a 15-35 overall record, a marked improvement from its 3-37 record in 2014. Also, the 15 victories broke the school record of 13 set in 2011.

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Stu Osterthun
Administrative Director of Public Information and Marketing
402-323-3401
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