Softball History

206 Softball team in action at UW

Listed are Bellevue College softball players who finished their academic and athletic careers at four-year colleges or universities.  In addition, there is information regarding Bellevue College softball records, player and coaching awards and all-American information.

Former BC players who continued at four-year schools

Follow the progress of former athletes currently playing by clicking on the link for each athlete (where available)

Erica Addison – Shortstop
Bellevue 2007-2008
University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) (2009-2010)

Kristen Allen – Second Base
Bellevue 2011
Western Washington University (2012-2013)
JC All-America to play for WWU

Nicole Andrews – Pitcher
Bellevue 2006-2007
Oregon Institute of Technology (2008-2009)

Haylee Baker – Shortstop/Third Base
Bellevue 2012
Western Washington University (2013-2014)

Brooke Bonsen – Pitcher
Bellevue 2014-2015
Northwest Nazarene University (Current)

Alex Boyd – Catcher
Bellevue 2016
Western Washington University (Current)

Brielle Bray – Pitcher
Bellevue 2013-2014
Central Washington University (2015-2016)

Jovita Bruton – Third Base
Bellevue 2006-2007
Southern Wesleyan University (2008)

Lauren Burchak – Infield
Bellevue 2014
Eastern Oregon University (Current)

Breonna Chrisman – Pitcher
Bellevue 2010-2011
Seattle University (2012-2013)

Rachael Delamare – Outfield
Bellevue 2015-2016
Oregon Institute of Technology (Current)

Tessani Dixon – First Base
Bellevue 2015-2016
St. Martin’s University (Current)

Rogin Hardy – Utility
Bellevue 2011
Seattle University (2012-2013)

Jamie Herrick – Pitcher
Bellevue 2006-2007
St. Martin’s University (2008- 2009)

Allie Hooks – Pitcher
Bellevue 2004-2005
University of Puget Sound (2007)

Autumn Issacson – Outfield
Bellevue 2013
Western Washington University (2014- 2015)

Katie Jackson – Catcher
Bellevue 2014-2015
Montana State University – Billings (Current)

Megan McLachlan – Shortstop / Catcher
Bellevue 2009-2010
Montana State University – Billings (2011)

Chelsea McNeil – Outfield
Bellevue 2006-2007
Oregon Institute of Technology (2008- 2009)

Dawn Norcross – Outfield
Bellevue 2007-2008
Montana State University – Billings (2009)

Danielle Orvella – Pitcher
Bellevue 2011-2012
Concordia University (Portland, OR) (2013-2014)

Nicole Rogers – Catcher
Bellevue 2010-2011
Western Washington University (2011)

Michelle Ruby – Pitcher
Bellevue 2008-2009
Northern State University (2010)

Amber Sinicrope – Outfield
Bellevue 2006-2007
Oregon Institute of Technology (2008-2009)

Lauren Smoot – Outfield / First Base
Bellevue 2008-2009
San Francisco Academy of the Arts

Deavonnie Spadoni – Catcher
Bellevue 2008-2009
Northern State University (2010)

Caitlin Storkson – Infield
Bellevue 2005-2006
Hawaii-Hilo (2007)

Nicole Tiffany – Outfield
Bellevue 2014-2015
Montana State University – Billings (Current)

Taylor Turner – Outfield
Bellevue 2014-2015
Eastern Oregon University (Current)

Tobey Varney – Shortstop / Infield
Bellevue 2010-2011
Concordia University (Portland, Ore.) (2012-2013)

Whitney Whittemore – Second Base / Infield
Bellevue 2007-2008
Montana State University – Billings (2009- 2010)

Breanna Wilson – Outfield
Bellevue 2011-2012
Montana State University – Billings (2013-2014)

Historical Information

(Including Records, Awards, etc.)

Note: The awards lists include information from the 2005 season and beyond. Awards information was not kept prior to 2005.

Bellevue College Softball Records and Finishes

2016: 41-8 (18-2 in North Region Play)
(North Region First place finish) (4-2 record at the NWAC Championships – Third Place Finish)
Head Coach: Leah Francis
Assistant Coach(es): Danielle Orvella and Sarah Hyatt

2015: 31-14 (19-5 in North Region Play)
(North Region Second place finish) (1-2 record at the NWAACC Championships)
Head Coach: Leah Francis
Assistant Coach(es): Danielle Orvella and Sarah Hyatt

2014: 28-15 (16-4 in North Region Play)
(North Region Second place finish) (1-2 record at the NWAACC Championships)
Head Coach: Leah Francis
Assistant Coach(es): Miranda Granger, Whitney Whittemore and Sarah Hyatt

2013: 39-7 (23-1 in North Region Play)
(North Region Champions) (4-2 record at the NWAACC Championships – Fourth Place Finish)
Head Coach: Leah Francis
Assistant Coach(es): Whitney Whittemore, Rita Roach, Sarah Hyatt and Matt Hernandez

2012: 44-5 (24-0 in North Region Play)
(North Region Champions) (4-2 record at the NWAACC Championships – Fourth Place Finish)
Head Coach: Leah Francis
Assistant Coach(es): Whitney Whittemore, Rita Roach and Sarah Hyatt

2011: 38-3 (24-0 in North Region Play)
(North Region Champions) (3-2 record at the NWAACC Championships – Fourth Place Finish)
Head Coach: Leah Francis
Assistant Coach(es): Whitney Whittemore, Rita Roach and Sarah Hyatt

2010: 32-11 (21-3 in North Region Play)
(North Region Second place finish) (1-1 record at the NWAACC Championships)
Head Coach: Leah Francis
Assistant Coach(es): Meghan Johnson, Rita Roach and Sarah Hyatt

2009: 30-12 (20-4 in North Region Play)
(North Region Champions) (2-2 record at the NWAACC Championships)
Head Coach: Leah Francis
Assistant Coach(es): Meghan Johnson and Sarah Hyatt

2008: 42-6 (34-2 in League Play)
(North Region Champions) (1-2 record at the NWAACC Championships)
Head Coach: Leah Francis
Assistant Coach(es): Dani Baird and Sarah Hyatt

2007: 38-12 (31-5 in League Play)
(North Region Second place finish) (2-2 record at the NWAACC Championships)
Head Coach: Leah Francis
Assistant Coach(es): Dani Baird and Sarah Hyatt

2006: 38-9 (31-5 in League Play)
(North Region Champions) (1-2 record at the NWAACC Championships)
Head Coach: Leah Francis
Assistant Coach(es): Rita Roach

2005: 30-13 (24-8 in League Play)
(North Region Champions) (0-2 record at the NWAACC Championships)
Head Coach: Leah Francis
Assistant Coach(es): Rita Roach


Player Awards

NWAC All-American

2016

Rachael Delamare

2014

Lauren Burchak

2013

Autumn Isaacson

 

2012

Haylee Baker
Autumn Isaacson

2011

Tobey Varney
Rogin Hardy
Kristen Allen

2010

Tobey Varney

 

2008

Erica Addison
Dawn Norcross
Korri Heidemann

2006

Caitlin Storkson

2005

Caitlin Storkson


NWAC All-Tournament Team

2016

Tess Dixon
Cassidy Mast
Rachael Delamare

2013

Autumn Issacson
Meagan Ransier

2012

Emily Cunningham
Lindsey West

2011

Nicole Rogers
Rogin Hardy


North Region All-League Teams

2016

Rachael Delamare, Outfield, First Team – Region Player of the Year
Ciera Lockwood, Pitcher, First Team – Region Pitcher of the Year
Alex Boyd, Catcher, First Team
Tess Dixon, Infield, First Team
Cierra Barkis, Infield, First Team
Brianna Attwood, Outfield, First Team
Rayne Sylvester, Utility, First Team
Cassidy Mast, Infield, Second Team
Tinerra Adams, Infield, Second Team
Payton Gibbs, Pitcher, Second Team

2015

Brooke Bonsen, Pitcher, First Team
Erin Scott, Infield, First Team
Taylor Turner, Outfield, First Team
Rachael Delamare, Outfield, First Team
Ali Roselli, Designated Player, First Team
Tess Dixon, Utility, First Team
Cassidy Mast, Infield, Second Team
Gabraelle Vidallon, Infield, Second Team
Nicole Tiffany, Outfield, Second Team
Katie Jackson, Catcher, Second Team

 

2014

Brielle Bray, Pitcher, First Team – Region Pitcher of the Year
Heather Benjamin, Catcher, First Team
Hannah Sauget, Utility, First Team
Taylor Pottschmidt, Outfield, First Team
Lauren Burchak, Designated Player, First Team
Taylor Turner, Outfield, Second Team
Halee Ross, Outfield, Second Team
Alex Kubeska, Infield, Second Team

2013

Autumn Issacson, Outfield, First Team – Region Player of the Year
Brielle Bray, Pitcher, First Team – Region Pitcher of the Year
Hannah Sauget, Pitcher, First Team
Larissa Johnson, Third Base, First Team
Lindsey West, Outfield, First Team
Brittany Jacobsen, Catcher, First Team
Lauren Burchak, Designated Player, First Team
Meagan Ransier, Shortstop, Second Team
Cassidy DeWaele, First Base, Second Team
Miranda Granger, Outfielder, Second Team

 

2012

Haylee Baker, Shortstop, First Team – Region Player of the Year
Danielle Orvella, Pitcher, First Team – Region Pitcher of the Year
Lindsey West, Catcher, First Team
Meagan Ransier, Third Base, First Team
Sarah Agerup, Second Base, First Team
Autumn Isaacson, Outfield, First Team
Emily Guluarte, Designated Player, First Team
Danielle Jackman, Pitcher, First Team
Jessica Tingley, Catcher, Second Team
Larissa Johnson,Infielder, Second Team
Nicole Barger, Outfielder, Second Team
Breanna Wilson, Outfielder, Second Team
Shelby Poole, Outfielder, Second Team
Emilly Cunningham, Pitcher, Second Team

2011

Tobey Varney, Shortstop, First Team – Region Player of the Year
Breonna Chrisman, Pitcher, First Team – Region Pitcher of the Year
Haylee Baker, Third Base, First Team
Kristen Allen, Second Base, First Team
Rogin Hardy, Outfield, First Team
Nellie Root, Outfield, First Team
Emily Squiers, First Base, Second Team
Rachel Tingley, Outfield, Second Team
Danielle Orvella, Pitcher, Second Team

 

2010

Ashleigh Carter, Pitcher, First Team
Megan McLachlan, Shortstop, First Team
Lindsay Sullivan , First Base, First Team
Lauren Reid, Outfield, First Team
Lexi Kubin , Outfield , First Team
Tobey Varney, Utility, First Team
Sarah Agerup, DP, First Team
Breonna Chrisman, Pitcher, Second Team
Megan Zender, Second Base, Second Team
Brianna Bray, Outfield, Second Team

2009

Korri Heideman, Second Base, First Team / Region Player of the Year
Michelle Ruby, Pitcher, First Team / Region Pitcher of the Year
Nicole Higgins, First Base, First Team
Lauren Smoot, Outfield, First Team
Lauren Reid, Utility, First Team
Lexi Kubin, Outfield, First Team

 

2008

Erica Addison, Shortstop, First Team / Region Player of the Year
Dawn Norcross, Outfield, First Team
Michelle Wilson, Outfield, First Team
Korri Heidemann, Outfield, First Team
Whitney Whittemore, Second Base, First Team
Lauren Smoot, First Base, First Team
Michelle Ruby, Pitcher, First Team
Christine Miller-Long, Pitcher, Second Team

2007

Erica Addison, Shortstop, First Team
Jamie Herrick , Pitcher , First Team
Christine Miller, Pitcher, First Team
Dawn Norcross , Outfield, First Team
Amber Sinicrope, Outfield, First Team
Samantha Smiley, Designated Hitter, First Team
Michelle Wilson, First Base, First Team
Jovita Bruton, Third Base, Second Team

 

2006

Whitney Cochran, Outfield, First Team
Megan Emm, Outfield, First Team
Jamie Herrick, Pitcher, First Team / Region Pitcher of the Year
Meghan Johnson, Catcher , First Team
Savanna Maldonado, Shortstop, First Team
Caitlin Storkson, Second Base/First Base, First Team
Nicole Andrews, Pitcher, Second Team
Jovita Bruton, Third Base, Second Team

2005

Allie Hooks, Pitcher, First Team
Rachel McNaul, Shortstop, First Team
Caitlin Storkson, Third Base, First Team
Megan Emm, Outfield, Second Team
Megan Keith, First Base, Second Team


Coaching Awards

2016

NWAC NFCA National Coaching Staff of the Year
(Head Coach Leah Francis, assistants Danielle Orvella, Sarah Hyatt)

North Region Coaching Staff of the Year
(Head Coach Leah Francis, assistants Danielle Orvella, Sarah Hyatt)

2013

North Region Coaching Staff of the Year
(Head Coach Leah Francis, assistants Whitney Whittemore, Rita Roach, Sarah Hyatt)

2012

North Region Coaching Staff of the Year
(Head Coach Leah Francis, assistants Whitney Whittemore, Rita Roach, Sarah Hyatt)

2011

North Region Coaching Staff of the Year
(Head Coach Leah Francis, assistants Whitney Whittemore, Rita Roach, Sarah Hyatt)

2009

North Region Coaching Staff of the Year
(Head Coach Leah Francis, assistants Meghan Johnson and Sarah Hyatt)

2008

North Region Coaching Staff of the Year
(Head Coach Leah Francis, assistants Dani Baird and Sarah Hyatt)

2005

NWAACC NFCA National Coaching Staff of the Year
(Head Coach Leah Francis, assistant Rita Roach)

North Region Coaching Staff of the Year
(Head Coach Leah Francis, assistant Rita Roach)

Last Updated February 23, 2017