2005 Softball Profiles

Name: Carrie Crisp
Age: 18
High School: Sedro Woolley
Years Playing Fastpitch: 10
Position(s): 3rd Base, Shortstop
Strongest Fastptich Ability: Fielding
Honors & Awards: 1st Team All-League 3rd Base; 2nd team 3rd Base; NWAACC Northern Region 1st Team All-Star - EvCC 2005
Favorite part of playing Fastpitch: My Team
Favorite TV Show: Simpsons
Favorite Food: Pizza
Favorite Music: Country
Plans after EvCC: Attend Beauty School - Cosmetology

Name: Katie Dale
Age: 18
High School: Monroe
Years Playing Fastpitch: 8
Position(s): Outfield, Catcher
Strongest Fastptich Ability: Reading the ball
Honors & Awards: 2 times Most Improved Player - Monroe HS, Honorable Mention 2003
Favorite part of playing Fastpitch: Running for balls
Favorite TV Show: Undecided
Favorite Food: Mexican
Favorite Music: Southern Rock
Plans after EvCC: Try out for USMC again, if that doesn't work attend a 4-year University

Name: Jennifer Albert
Age: 20
High School: Arlington H.S.
Years Playing Fastpitch: 12
Position(s): Centerfield
Strongest Fastptich Ability: Coachable, work hard
Honors & Awards: Golden Glove, 2nd Team All-League, Honorable Mention, NSA All-World team, Varsity Captain; NWAACC Northern Region 2nd Team All-Star - EvCC 2005; EvCC Female Athlete of the Year - 2004-05
Favorite part of playing Fastpitch: Team camaraderie, and the games
Favorite TV Show: CSI
Favorite Food: Caramel Apple
Favorite Music: Country
Plans after EvCC: Go to Western Washington University and become an accountant

Name: Mary Murphy
Age: 19
High School: South Whidbey HS
Years Playing Fastpitch: 11 yrs
Position(s): Outfield
Strongest Fastptich Ability: Field awareness
Honors & Awards: South Whidbey Player of the Week, twice; All-Conference 2nd Team, 2001; All-Conference 1st Team Outfield, 2001 & 2002; All-League 3rd Base, 2002 & 2003; Everett Herald Player of the Week; NWAACC Northern Region 1st Team All-Star - EvCC 2005
Favorite part of playing Fastpitch: Playing as a team. Whether you win or lose, there is no greater
feeling knowing that you played together as one.
Favorite TV Show: MTV's Newlywed's & The Real World
Favorite Food: Mac & Cheese and Pizza
Favorite Music: Country and R&B
Plans after EvCC: Unsure what next year holds. Whatever it is, it will be fun and probably have something to do with softball!!

Name: Heidi Welch
Age: 18
High School: Mt. Baker HS
Years Playing Fastpitch: 12 yrs
Position(s): Outfield & Utility
Strongest Fastptich Ability: Quickness, bunting, slapping, stealing bases. Do good under pressure.
Honors & Awards: Coaches Award, 2001; All-NCC Honorable Mention, 2002; All-NCC 2nd Team, 2004; Most Improved Player, 2002; School Record Holder - Most Sacrifices & Most Stolen Bases, 2002; 3 State participant patches; 4yr Varsity Letter winner; Team Captain, 2004.
Favorite part of playing Fastpitch: Team atmosphere. It is something I love and always look forward
to. The Rush - It's awesome. It's my game, what can I say.
Favorite TV Show: Beverly Hills 90210
Favorite Food: Chinese Food and Pizza
Favorite Music: Country
Plans after EvCC: Get a career as a legal office assistant

Name: Bethany McAlister
Age: 19
High School: Family Academy
Years Playing Fastpitch: 12 yrs
Position(s): Shortstop
Strongest Fastpitch Ability: Undecided
Honors & Awards: MVP, 2001; MVP, 2002; Most Inspirational, 1999; Co-Captain, 2003.
Favorite part of playing Fastpitch: Getting dirty playin hard.
Favorite TV Show: ESPN
Favorite Food: Pineapple
Favorite Music: Country
Plans after EvCC: Become a millionaire

Name: Jenny Gordon
Age: 20
High School: Cascade HS
Years Playing Fastpitch: 6 or 7 yrs
Position(s): Outfield, Catcher, 1st Base
Strongest Fastptich Ability: Undecided
Honors & Awards: Don't remember
Favorite part of playing Fastpitch: Making friends
Favorite TV Show: The Office (BBC)
Favorite Food: Everything!
Favorite Music: Jazz
Plans after EvCC: Univeristy of Washington - Bothell Campus for a Bachelor's in Nursing

Name: Jessica Shockey
Age: 19
High School: Meridian HS
Years Playing Fastpitch: 7 yrs
Position(s): Shortstop, 2nd Base, 1st Base
Strongest Fastptich Ability: Knowing what to do at all times, bunting, and to see & know the whole game.
Honors & Awards: MVP/Sportsmanship Award State, 2002; Team Captain, 2003; 2nd Team All-
League, 2003
Favorite part of playing Fastpitch: The game itself is fun and the friends you make. The competition makes me want to play more.
Favorite TV Show: Undecided
Favorite Food: Chicken
Favorite Music: Rap, R&B, Hip Hop
Plans after EvCC: I would like to go to a 4yr college and get a degree to become a CPA. I would also like to continue playing fastpitch if possible.

Name: Ashley Brasfield
Age: 18
High School: Marysville-Pilchuck HS
Years Playing Fastpitch: 11 yrs
Position(s): 2nd Base, 3rd Base, Catcher
Strongest Fastptich Ability: I can switch hit and a GREAT 2nd Baseman
Honors & Awards: 1st Team All-Conference 2nd Base, NWAACC - Northern Region, 2004; Honorable Mention 3rd Base, 4A Northern Division, 2003; EvCC Athlete of the Week, 2005; NWAACC Northern Region 1st Team All-Star - EvCC 2005
Favorite part of playing Fastpitch: My teammates, getting dirty and playing hard... walking away from the field knowing I gave it my all
Favorite TV Show: Will & Grace
Favorite Food: Steak
Favorite Music: All Kinds
Plans after EvCC: Transfer to a 4yr college, either Washington State University or San Diego State

Name: Dakota Gemmer
Age: 18
High School: Lakewood HS
Years Playing Fastpitch: 6 yrs
Position(s): Centerfield
Strongest Fastptich Ability: Accurate, strong throws from the outfield
Honors & Awards: 2nd Team All-League, Cascade League, 2004
Favorite part of playing Fastpitch: I really enjoy catching a flyball or throwing someone out. I also love receiving a pitch and hitting it hard.
Favorite TV Show: Friends
Favorite Food: Bread
Favorite Music: Country
Plans after EvCC: I plan on going away to a 4yr college to earn a Music major. Then get a job singing or open up my own recording studio

Name: Jessica d'Arcis
Age: 18
High School: Lakewood HS
Years Playing Fastpitch: 9 yrs
Position(s): 2nd Base, Shortstop, 3rd Base
Strongest Fastptich Ability: Technical batting (left & right handed bunting, hitting & slapping), speed and quickness.
Honors & Awards: don't remember
Favorite part of playing Fastptich: Everything... I love this game, there is not even 1 aspect that I hate.
Favorite TV Show: The OC
Favorite Food: Everything
Favorite Music: Country
Plans after EvCC: Transfer to the University of Washington for my P.T. Degree

Name: Holly Erickson
Age: 18
High School: Marysville-Pilchuck HS
Years Playing Fastpitch: 12yrs
Position(s): Any
Strongest Fastptich Ability: Ability to play every position
Honors & Awards: Most Improved, 2004; Most Valuable Teammate, 2004.
Favorite part of playing Fastpitch: Meeting new people and making new friends.
Favorite TV Show: Who's Line Is It Anyway?
Favorite Food: Mac & Cheeese
Favorite Music: Classic Rock
Plans after EvCC: Transfer to Western Washington University and major in Education

Name: Nicki Crisp
Age: 20
High School: Sedro Woolley HS
Years Playing Fastpitch: 9 yrs
Position(s): Catcher
Strongest Fastptich Ability: Very coachable
Honors & Awards: MVP, 2004; MVP of the tournament, 2004; EvCC Athlete of the Week, 2005; NWAACC Northern Region MVP - EvCC 2005
Favorite part of playing Fastpitch: All of it!
Favorite TV Show: Undecided
Favorite Food: Corn on the cob, mashed potatoes
Favorite Music: Country, Hip Hop
Plans after EvCC: Transfer to a 4yr and playing fastpitch

Name: Autumn Strumpfer
Age: 20
High School: Monroe HS
Years Playing Fastpitch: 10yrs
Position(s): Pitcher, 1st Base
Strongest Fastptich Ability: Pitching
Honors & Awards: Perfect game in U-16 Select
Favorite part of playing Fastptich: Being a part of a team, competitiveness, exercise
Favorite TV Show: One Tree Hill 
Favorite Food: Seafood Fettuccini
Favorite Music: Techno
Plans after EvCC: Transfer to the University of Washington to get my BSN

Name: Kali Wilbourne
Age: 18
High School: Lake Stevens HS
Years Playing Fastpitch: 7 + yrs; 11yrs Lake Stevens Little League weekend player for ASA
Position(s): Catching, any
Strongest Fastptich Ability: Hitting
Honors & Awards: Don't remember
Favorite part of playing Fastptich: Hitting, Catching, all of it
Favorite TV Show: The OC, North Shore, Family Guy
Favorite Food: Steak, Pizza, anything
Favorite Music: Any
Plans after EvCC: Got to Western Washington University, to become a teacher or Marine Biologist.