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Softball

Carl Sandburg College's softball program began in 1977 and has advanced to the region tournament finals three times in its history. Home games are played at the William "Bill" Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex on the Main Campus in Galesburg.

Arrowhead Conference Champions
2019
Region IV Tournament runner-up

1989, 2012, 2016

 

2018-19 Softball Roster
Softball roster
No.
Name
Pos.
Yr.
Hometown
High School
1 Jada Fletcher IF So. Oquawka, Ill. West Central
2 Cora Neal IF/OF Fr. Monmouth, Ill. Monmouth-Roseville
3 Lauryn Campbell IF Fr. Galesburg, Ill. Galesburg
6 Madison Benge P/IF So. Stronghurst, Ill. West Central
7 Marlaina Lair P/IF Fr. Alexis, Ill. United
8 Brytne Fenton Util. Fr. Galesburg, Ill. Galesburg
9 Erin Flairty IF Fr. Pekin, Ill. Pekin
10 Katie Droste IF So. Biggsville, Ill. West Central
11 Shay Anderson OF So. Stronghurst, Ill. West Central
12 Julia Vosburgh C/IF Fr. Woodstock, Ill. Woodstock
13 Lexi Juergens P/OF Fr. Pekin, Ill. Pekin
17 Lizzie Malcolm IF So. Moline, Ill. Alleman
18 Abigail Stranger OF So. Abingdon, Ill. Abingdon-Avon
20 Haley Stevenson OF/IF So. Galesburg, Ill. Galesburg
23 Sophie Whitford OF Fr. Macomb, Ill. Macomb
24 Kylie Stineman P/IF So. New Boston, Ill. Mercer County
25 Jordyn Peterson IF/OF Fr. Oquawka, Ill. West Central
30 Grace Wilmington IF/OF Fr. Chillicothe, Ill. Illinois Valley Central
32 Rachel Barrington P/IF Fr. Dunlap, Ill. Dunlap
33 Emily Bloomer IF Fr. Burlington, Iowa Burlington
42 Marie Marshall C/IF Fr. LaFayette, Ill. Galva
43 Emily Adams P/IF Fr. Creve Coeur, Ill. East Peoria

Head coach: Todd Winkler

2018-19 Softball Schedule

Spring Season

Overall Record: 32-26
Arrowhead Conference: 16-2

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spring season
Date
Time
Opponent
Location
Result
Friday, March 8 11 a.m. Coastal Alabama-South Bay Minette, Ala. L, 9-0
L, 23-1
L, 10-2
Saturday, March 9 1 p.m. Coastal Alabama-East Brewton, Ala. W, 4-1
L, 7-4
Tuesday, March 12 1 p.m. Coastal Alabama-North Monroeville, Ala. L, 9-4
L, 11-0
Wednesday, March 13 9 a.m. #14 Highland (Kan.) Brewton, Ala. L, 12-5
L, 9-3
2 p.m. Coastal Alabama-East W, 10-7 (10)
Thursday, March 14 1 p.m. Coastal Alabama-North Monroeville, Ala. L, 7-0
L, 5-4
Wednesday, March 20 3 p.m. Spoon River Canton L, 9-1
L, 13-3
Sunday, March 24 11 a.m. Lake County HOME W, 15-2
W, 18-0
Thursday, March 28 3 p.m. Kishwaukee* Malta W, 7-3
W, 12-0
Tuesday, April 2 3 p.m. Highland* HOME W, 7-6
L, 6-2
Friday, April 5 3 p.m. DuPage HOME W, 11-7
L, 9-4
Saturday, April 6 Noon Waubonsee HOME L, 7-3
L, 9-0
Sunday, April 7 Noon South Suburban HOME W, 13-4
W, 8-2
Tuesday, April 9 3 p.m. Sauk Valley* Dixon W, 5-4
W, 9-4
Friday, April 12 2 p.m. Bryant & Stratton HOME W, 11-2
W, 5-2
Monday, April 15 4 p.m. Augustana JV Rock Island W, 11-6
L, 11-1
Tuesday, April 16 3 p.m. Kishwaukee* HOME W, 10-4
W, 10-1
Wednesday, April 17 3 p.m. Spoon River HOME L, 11-3
W, 6-5
Thursday, April 18 3 p.m. Highland* Freeport W, 4-2
W, 4-1
Friday, April 19 2 p.m. Madison Madison, Wis. L, 11-2
L, 9-1
Saturday, April 20 11 a.m. Joliet HOME W, 2-1
W, 3-2
Monday, April 22 3 p.m. Black Hawk* Moline W, 13-3
W, 14-4
Tuesday, April 23 3 p.m. Illinois Valley* Oglesby L, 6-5
W, 10-0
Thursday, April 25 3 p.m. Sauk Valley* HOME W, 8-3
W, 6-1
Friday, April 26 Noon #1 Rock Valley HOME L, 8-6
L, 13-4
Saturday, May 4 Noon Black Hawk* HOME W, 9-1
W, 6-1
Monday, May 6 3 p.m. DuPage Glen Ellyn L, 6-4
W, 8-7
Region IV tournament
Thursday, May 9 1 p.m. Black Hawk - quarterfinals HOME W, 9-1
W, 6-1
Saturday, May 11 1 p.m.
4 p.m.
Prairie State
Triton
Freeport L, 12-2
L, 10-1

Fall Season

Fall season
Date
Time
Opponent
Location
Saturday, Sept. 22 Noon St. Ambrose JV Davenport, Iowa
Sunday, Sept. 23 TBA Spoon River Canton
Sunday, Sept. 30 Noon John Wood West Burlington, Iowa
4 p.m. Southeastern (Iowa) West Burlington, Iowa
Sunday, Oct. 7 Noon Southeastern (Iowa) HOME
Sunday, Oct. 21 Noon Xtreme 18U HOME

 

Coaching Staff

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Todd Winkler

Head Coach

Todd Winkler has been Sandburg's head softball coach since 2005. Under Winkler, the Chargers won the first Arrowhead Conference championship in program history (2019) and advanced to the Region IV tournament championship in 2012 and 2016. Winkler grew up outside of Alexis and is a graduate of Alexis High School and Western Illinois University. He also serves as Sandburg's head volleyball coach. Winkler lives on his family farm outside of Alexis and has two daughters, Kayla and Kelsey.