USD will put its six-game winning streak on the line Tuesday at UCSB.
USD's all-time strikeout leader Cassidy Coleman added to Toreros' coaching staff
Cassidy Coleman becomes second player in USD history to be named to NFCA All-Region Team
Cassidy Coleman named WCC Pitcher of the Year; Caitlin Rooney and Kylie Ordos earn first team selection
Cassidy Coleman was a first team pick and Jenny Lahitte, Chloe Kaneko, and Olivia Sandusky were selected to the second team
Photos courtesy of Brock Scott, scottphoto.net.
Photos courtesy of Brock Scott, Scottphoto.net.
USD Softball vs. Valparaiso | Mar. 16, 2012 | All photos courtesy of Brock Scott, Scottphoto.net
NFCA Second Team All-Region (West) - 2014
WCC Pitcher of the Year - 2014
1st Team All-WCC - 2014
WCC Pitcher of the Week - Mar. 17, Apr. 7, & Apr. 21, 2014
1st Team All-PCSC - 2013
PCSC Pitcher of the Week (Feb. 27, 2013)
2013 USD Team MVP
San Diego Hall of Champions Star of the Month - April, 2013
2nd Team All-Coastal Division - 2011 & 2012
Coastal Division Pitcher of the Week - Apr. 3, 2012
Threw 3rd no hitter in USD history (4/4/2014, vs BYU)
USD CAREER RECORDS
1st in career strikeouts - 646
3rd in career wins - 45
3rd in career appearances - 108
3rd in career shutouts - 11
T-3rd in career saves - 3
4th in career innings pitched - 554.0
4th in career starts - 78
5th in career ERA - 2.10
T-5th in career complete games - 54
USD GAME & SINGLE SEASON RECORDS
Tied for most innings pitched in a game - 11.0 at Saint Mary's, 4/6/12
2nd in single season strikeouts - 211 (2013)
3rd in single season strikeouts - 195 (2014)
5th in single season strikeouts - 146 (2012)
T-8th most shutouts in a season - 4 (2014)
T-9th most wins in a season - 14 (2014)
T-10th most complete games in a season - 20 (2013)
Senior (2014): Named WCC Pitcher of the Year and to the All-WCC First Team... Became second player in USD history to be named to the NFCA All-Region Second-Team... Finished season with a career-high 14 wins and a 2.30 ERA... Led the WCC with 195 strikeouts, which was the third-most in school history... Recorded third no-hitter in USD history when she blanked BYU on April 4, 2014 in the first ever WCC softball game... Named WCC Pitcher of the Week three times... Ranked 32nd in the nation in strikeouts per seven innings (8.2) and 36th in hits allowed per seven innings (4.98)... Helped USD post a WCC-best 2.27 team ERA... Recorded double-digit strikeouts seven times and had a season-high 13 in her no-hitter against BYU (4/4/14).
Junior (2013): Named 1st Team All-PCSC... Set the USD career strikeout record at Santa Clara on May 5 and ended the season with 455 career Ks... Registered 211 strikeouts during the season, which is the second-highest single season total in USD history... Went 13-13 overall with a 1.92 ERA in 174.2 innings pitched... Named PCSC Pitcher of the Week on Feb. 27... Earned team's MVP award... Named a San Diego Hall of Champions Star of the Month (April)... Ranked 29th in the NCAA in strikeouts per seven innings (8.5)... Ranked among the top statistical leaders in the PCSC in a variety of categories, including, strikeouts (2nd; 211), ERA (4th, 1.92) and wins (T-3rd, 13)... Tallied nine double-digit strikeout performances, with a season high of 13 vs. Marist on Mar. 16.
Sophomore (2012): Named second-team All-Coastal Division... Took home PCSC Coastal Division co-Pitcher of the Week honors on Apr. 3... Had a 12-6 record with a 2.21 ERA and 148 strikeouts in 126.2 innings pitched... Started 16 of the 26 games she appeared in... Tied the USD single game record with 11.0 innings pitched in a 6-4 win at Saint Mary's (4/6/12)... Also threw 10.0 innings in a win over Santa Clara (4/14/12)... Had four double-digit strikeout games on the year: 11 vs. Nevada (3/2/12), 14 at Saint Mary's (4/6/12), 13 vs. Santa Clara (4/16/12) and 12 vs. Loyola Marymount (4/22/12)... Tossed nine complete games with two shutouts and one save... Ended the year among the PCSC leaders in a variety of categories: ERA (2nd), strikeouts (tied-5th), hits allowed (118; 4th fewest), earned runs allowed (40; 1st fewest).
Freshman (2011): Earned Second Team All-PCSC Honors with an ERA of 2.25 in 90.1 innings pitched... Led the team with 96 strikeouts... Recorded shutouts against Seattle University (2/27/11) and Saint Mary's (5/1/11)... Started 14 games with a record of 6-6... Recorded a season-high 13 strikeouts against UC Santa Barbara (3/13/11).
High School: Attended Horizon Christian Academy... Earned varsity letters all four years of her career...Named team MVP each year of her career while also earning first-team all-league honors all four years... Named a Union Tribune Player to Watch all four years in addition to league Pitcher of the Year as a freshman and senior and league Player of the Year as a sophomore and junior... Named All-State as a senior and Cal Hi Sports first-team all-state as a junior... Was CIF division Pitcher of the Year during her senior year... Named ESPN Cal Hi Sports Athlete of the Week as well as Union Tribune Player of the Week and Maxpreps Spotlight Athlete of the Week as a junior... Holds CIF Section records for career strikeouts (1,106) and single season strikeouts (516)... Is tied for second in single season wins (28) and tied for third for most no-hitters in a season (8)... Tied for fifth for most strikeouts in a game (27) and tied for sixthfor most consecutive strikeouts in a game (14)... Tied for sixth with 10 career no-hitters andtied for eighth with 64 career wins...Named to the Union Tribune All-Academic team as a junior and senior... Named San Diego Union Tribune Athlete of the Month and San Diego Hall of Champions Star of the Month during her senior year...Hit a career-high .492 at the plate as a junior and .478 in her senior season that was shortened by surgery... Also competed with The Next Level softball club where she earned a seventh place finish at ASA Nationals as a freshman and a top-20 finish at ASA 18 Gold Nationals as a junior.
Personal: Born February 28, 1992 in San Diego, Calif.... Daughter of Christine and Greg Coleman... Chose USD because of the education, team, coaches, and location... Her brother, Jacob, plays baseball at Occidental College.