2008 Roster


2008 Softball Team

No. Name POS YR HT B T Hometown/High School Major
1 Emily Daiger** SS JR 5-7 R R Mt. Holly, Va./Montross Washington and Lee Recreation and Leisure
2 Brittany Daniels* OF JR 5-3 L R Richmond, Va./Monacan Recreation and Leisure
4 Mandy Nixon** OF SR 5-2 L R Virginia Beach, Va./Kempsville Religious Studies
5 Ally Eates P FY 5-4 R R Portsmouth, Va./Alliance Christian Communications/Journalism
6 Jackie Jarzynka* OF SO 5-5 L R Virginia Beach, Va./Ocean Lakes Liberal Arts Management Program, emphasis on Business
8 Kristy White* 2B SO 5-2 L R Chesapeake, Va./Great Bridge Interdivisional, emphasis on Education
9 Maree Opland 1B FY 5-6 R R Mechanicsville, Va./Lee-Davis Liberal Arts Management Program, emphasis on Business
10 Brittaney Brown P SO 5-11 R R Chesapeake, Va./Hickory Undeclared
13 Bree Strain*** 3B SR 5-5 R R Plymouth Meeting, Pa./Plymouth-Whitemarsh Earth/Environmental Sciences/Interdivisional, emphasis on Secondary Educationa
14 Heather Nocera* 3B SO 5-3 R R Alexandria, Va./Mount Vernon English
15 Kristin Mundie U FY 5-1 R R Glen Allen, Va./Hermitage Recreation and Leisure
17 Betty Stewart* C SO 5-7 R R Marshall, Va./Fauquier Liberal Arts Management Program
18 Jess Sacra** P SR 5-4 R R Chester, Va./Thomas Dale Psychology/Criminal Justice
19 Katie Dunstan** U JR 5-6 R R Virginia Beach, Va./Bayside Liberal Arts Management Program, emphasis on Business
21 Kirstie Dinkle IF FY 5-7 R R Franklin, N.H./Franklin Undeclared
23 Allison Cockrell** OF SR 5-7 R R Ophelia, Va./Heathsville Northumberland Recreation and Leisure
  • * Indicates number of varsity letters earned

Coaching Staff

  • Head Coach : Brandon Elliott (Virginia Wesleyan College '03), 2nd season
  • Assistant Coach : Ricky Straube (Central Methodist College (Mo.) '83), 1st season
  • Pitching Coach: Heidi Cavallo (Virginia Wesleyan College '01), 3rd season