Softball, Women's Track & Field Lead with 16 Honorees
Kosola and Santora Named to Second Team
Kosola and Taylor Garner Second Team Laurels
Lakers' 45 Wins are Sixth-Most in School History
Lakers Advance to Face Ashland at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday
2012: Named to the GLIAC All-Academic Team...Tied for team-high in hit by pitches (seven) and was tied for second in sacrifice bunts (seven), while ranking third with two triples...Owned perfect 1.000 fielding percentage, not committing an error in 73 chances...Hit .282 with eight doubles and nine RBI, while adding 37 hits and 22 runs...Started in 50 games (49 in left field), making 55 total appearances...Seven hit by pitches are tied for GVSU single-season record (with teammate Briauna Taylor, who was also hit seven times this season)...Ranks tied for eighth in GVSU career history with nine hit by pitches...Recorded eight multi-hit games and a pair of two-RBI contests...Owned an eight-game hitting streak from Apr. 18 to Apr. 27...Went 2-for-2 with a pair of doubles, two runs scored, and two RBI in 10-0 win over New Haven (3/10)...Notched 2-for-3 with a double and two RBI in 5-3 victory over Northern State (3/5)...Tallied a combined 4-for-6 effort in doubleheader against Walsh (3/17)...Was 2-for-2 with a pair of runs scored in 9-1 regular season finale win at Lake Superior State (4/22).
2011: Named to the GLIAC All-Academic Team...One of team's most versatile players, she appeared in 51 games and made 21 starts for the Lakers...Started games at shortstop (12), left field (four), first base (three), and right field (two)...Hit .282 with 20 hits, 13 runs, five doubles, a triple, and seven RBI...Recorded four multi-hit contests (including a three-hit outing) and a pair of multi-RBI games...Went 3-for-3 with a triple and two runs scored in 16-2 victory at Olivet (3/17)...Notched a 2-for-4 performance with a pair of doubles and a run in the GLIAC Tournament against Wayne State (5/7)...Tallied a huge two-run single in the sixth inning against Lewis (5/14) in the NCAA Midwest Regional 1 Tournament, giving Lakers a pair of insurance runs in 8-3 victory.
2010: Played in 45 games and made 44 starts, most of which came in the middle infield at second base or shortstop...Finished the year with a .207 average, 18 hits, eight runs, and seven RBI...Led the team with nine sacrifice bunts and 83 assists defensively...Went a perfect 3-for-3 with a run and an RBI in a 5-1 win over Olivet (3/22)...Added a 2-for-3 performance with an RBI in a 10-2 victory against Lake Superior State (4/3)...Totaled two hits in two at-bats, while adding a sacrifice bunt, in a 1-0 loss at Urbana (3/20)...Recorded an RBI double in an 8-0 victory over West Liberty State (3/7).
2009: Appeared in 48 games during her freshman campaign, making 42 starts for the Lakers, primarily as the team's starting second baseman...Hit .220 for the season, ranking first on the team in triples (three), tied for second in runs scored (25), and fifth in RBI (15)...Placed in a tie for sixth in the GLIAC with three triples...Totaled six multi-hit games and scored a run in 21 games, including four games of two runs...Went 3-for-5 with three RBI, a double, and a run scored against West Chester (3/1) in just her third collegiate game...Notched a 3-for-4 performance with two runs and two RBI in 10-2 win over Olivet (3/20)...Tallied a 2-for-3 game with two runs scored and two RBI in a 10-0 victory over Findlay (4/11)...Finished third on the team in fielding percentage (.988), making just two errors in 162 total chances (106 putouts, 54 assists).
High School: Prepped at Lincoln-Way East High School under coaches Aimee Lonigro and Katie Meader...Named team captain and earned team's best defensive award during sophomore season...Tabbed as a scholar-athlete during her sophomore and junior years, maintaining at least a 3.5 grade point average...Team won regional, sectional, and super-sectional championships, while qualifying for state tournament during her junior year...Also played basketball for three seasons...Member of Peer Helpers and Pi Sigma Pi.
Personal: Daughter of Ted and Kathy Kerrigan...Also enjoys playing basketball...Majoring in exercise science.