Junior (2014): Appeared in 36 games, making 14 starts... Hit .152 with ten runs and one RBI... Was a perfect 3-for-3 in stolen bases... Went 1-2 with a RBI and run scored against Weber State on Mar 15.
Sophomore (2013): Played in 51 games on the year with 48 starts... Hit. .257 with three doubles and two RBI... Put together a 10-game on-base streak, which was the second-longest on the team... Tied for fifth in the PCSC in stolen bases (10) on the year... Went a season-best 3-for-3 with a double and two runs scored vs. CSU Bakersfield on Apr. 14... Named to the PCSC Commissioner's Honor Roll (3.00 GPA).
Freshman (2012): Started all 42 games she appeared in... Played exclusively in left field... Hit .257 with four doubles, two triples and a home run... Drove in seven runs on the year... Led the team while going a perfect 8-for-8 in stolen bases... Named to the PCSC Commissioner's Honor Roll with a 3.04 GPA.
High School: Attended Granite Hills High School, lettering four times for head coach Erin Coyne... Named a San Diego Union Tribune Scholar Athlete all four years of her career... Team captain as a junior and senior... Suffered an injury during her senior year that kept her out of action... During her junior year, led the Grossmont Hills League in on base percentage, stolen bases, batting average, and fielding percentage... Her sophomore year, was named second team all-league, while ranking in the Top-10 in the league in on base percentage, stolen bases, batting average, and fielding... As a freshman, led the league in on base percentage, stolen bases, batting average, and fielding... Also competed with the San Diego Renegades club softball team and the Hot Spurs Premiere club soccer program... Her Renegades squad earned a pair of Top-10 finishes at ASA Nationals.
Personal: Born April 7, 1993 in La Mesa, Calif.... Parents are Matt and Jeanne Kurtz... Chose USD because it was her dream, it's close to home and family, and it's a beautiful campus with great weather... Was also recruited by Saint Mary's, Occidental, and North Carolina... Her brother, Cory, is playing lacrosse at Adams State University... Enjoys hanging out with her friends and family.
Four members of the USD softball team were selected to the College Sports Madness All-WCC Team. Senior pitcher Cassidy Coleman was a first team selection and senior pitcher Jenny Lahitte, junior... Read More [+]
Senior centerfielder Dana Prelsnik was named WCC Player of the week after hitting .538 during the Toreros' three game sweep at Santa Clara. Prelsnik scored eight of USD's 14 runs and had three... Read More [+]
The USD Softball team (26-21, 10-5) finished their 2014 season by sweeping Santa Clara (10-34, 5-10) with a 6-1 win Sunday morning. The Toreros finished with a 10-5 WCC record, good for second... Read More [+]
The USD softball team (25-21, 9-5) won a pair of extra-inning games at Santa Clara Saturday afternoon. The Toreros won game one 3-2 in the eighth inning after taking the lead on a Bronco error. USD... Read More [+]
The USD Softball team had four players honored by the WCC for their work in the classroom. Danielle Mavridis, Dana Prelsnik, and Kylie Ordos were named to the WCC All-Academic Team, the conference ... Read More [+]
The Toreros (23-21, 7-5) will wrap up the 2014 with a three game road series at Santa Clara (10-31. 5-7). USD will play in a doubleheader on Saturday (12:00/2:00 p.m.) before ending the season with... Read More [+]
The USD Softball team (23-21) shutout their cross-town rival San Diego State (34-16) 5-0 in the final home game of the season Tuesday evening. Senior Jenny Lahitte threw a four hit complete game... Read More [+]
The USD Softball team will play San Diego State in their final home game of the 2014 season on Tuesday at 6:00 p.m. It will be the final home game for the five Torero seniors. In the following... Read More [+]
The USD softball team (22-21, 7-5) fell to Pacific (20-25, 8-4) 3-1 in the rubber match of their three game road series Sunday afternoon. The Tigers built a 3-0 lead by the fourth inning and the... Read More [+]
The USD Softball team (22-20, 7-4) fell to Pacific 2-0 in the second game of Saturday's doubleheader. The Toreros won the first game in dramatic fashion when Jenny Lahitte hit a pinch hit seventh... Read More [+]