TEAM Nebraska is a Nationally Respected Select Softball Organization for players of all ages and abilities. Our Focus is to build TEAMs that focus on fundamentals, teamwork, pride, respect for the game, and communication. TEAM Nebraska is the home of the 2009 ASA 16A ASA Metro Champions, ASA 16A State Champions, & the 2009 USSSA 18Major State Champions. In 2010 we won the USSSA 12B State Championship & the ASA 18A State Championship! In 2011 we again won the 18A USSSA STATE CHAMPIONSHIP!!!! In 2012 we fielded 10 TEAMs and won the 10B USSSA State Championship and the 16A USSSA State Championship! In 2013 we had 13 TEAMs and are the home of the ASA 10A State CHAMPIONS and USSSA 16A National Runner UP!!
Which brings us to our 6th Season where 17 TEAMs from ages 7 years old to 18 years old will take the field in TEAM Nebraska Uniforms.
TEAM Nebraska 17's go 2-3 in the MSP USA Elite Select Indoor. Jan. 18-19th St. Joe, MO
TEAM takes 13 girls from 3 different TEAM's and comes within a final play of knocking off 4-1 MO Stealth losing on the final batter of the game while up 2-1 taking a 3-2 loss. Kailey Meyer TEAM 14's again carries the load against some of the best 18A and 18GOLD teams in the region. Katy Remy led all hitters with a .636 batting average hitting 3 doubles and 2 Homeruns! We are VERY young and a 3-2 showing at this tourney would have been a B+ but we will settle for the C- and the 2-3 record knowing we have to get back to work. We are all proud of how our girls represented TEAM Nebraska.
TEAM Nebraska 17's Gold (3 players) are joined by 5 TEAM 14's players and 1 TEAM 16's player to win the Griffon Indoor 1 in St. Joseph on December 21st going 4-0! So proud of these ladies!!!
4th Annual TEAM Nebraska Holiday Party
108 players and siblings bowled and had a great time!
CONGRATULATIONS TEAM 17's
Nicole Vana ( Elkhorn South HS ) for her commitment to attend Nebraska Wesleyan University. Nicole has been with the TEAM Nebraska Family for 5 Years and becomes our 37th player to Commit to play College Softball. I am so proud of Nicole...I wish her the best!
Katy Remy (Claremore, OK) for her written commitment to Div. II Power Pittsburgh State. Katy is TEAM's 35th Committed College Player Since 2010.
Brittany Gentry - (Lincoln Southwest HS) for her written commitment to attend NAIA National Power William Baptist College in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas becoming our 36th Commitment!
LAUREN LAPPIN EVENT @ TEAM Facility!!!
LAUREN LAPPIN (World Champion, Olympic Silver Medalist, USSSA PRIDE National Pro Fastpitch National Champion, Pac 10 Player Stanford Grad.) Works with TEAM Nebraska players and Coaches on Saturday Nov. 2nd. - An AWESOME day for our TEAM Kids!!!!
TEAM Nebraska 12's ( Petersen ) CHAMPIONS 12OPEN Toys for Tots Nov. 3rd
Such nice smiles!!! We had a blast!!!!
TEAM 11's CHAMPIONS of the KC Fall Shootout 12B
TEAM 13/14's Runner Up KC Fall Shootout 14B
TEAM 14's ( Petersen ) Runner Up MSP Fall Showcase 14A
Fall League Rainout - Scrimmages
On Sunday 9/15 it rained so we took our 11 Fall TEAMs and played inside our indoor facility.
Above is TEAM 11's and 12's The day was a Blast!!!
TEAM Nebraska 12's (Bonafilia) CHAMPIONS Keystone Cobra Fall Frenzy Sept. 12-14
TEAM 12's go a perfect 6-0 on the 3 day event. Using strong pitching and timely hitting to win our first event of the 2013/2014 season.
TEAM Nebraska Opens its 4th Season of Fall Ball
11 Fall Ball TEAMs will take the field at LYSA each Sunday and will play 8 games.
Above are a few of those TEAMs from last week.
2014 TEAM Nebraska Fastpitch Softball
TEAM Nebraska has about 1 - 2 positions left in every age group. For a private tryout please contact Darren Petersen at 402-510-5353 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Frt.Row Lft to Rt; Kaitlynn Hunt, Brittany Gentry, Emily Truitt, Andi Cumbie, Sydney Schelkopf, Katy Remy
Back Row Lft to Rt; Shelby Schelkopf, Kris VanHoosen, Suzanne Ras, Kaleigh Wynne, Lindsey Telecky, Morgan Felts
Coaches Darren Petersen, Kevin Truitt, Lee VanHoosen
USSSA World Series National's 16A Runner-Up!
Going 10-3 on the week long tourney making it to the Elite Eight Undefeated then falling into the losers bracket at 9am Saturday, playing 12 hours straight on Saturday and winning 4 straight to get to the National Championship game before losing 4-0. This was TEAM Nebraska's first ever National Championship Game, which says a lot about the girls on this TEAM. We have had many GREAT players play for TEAM and TEAMs that have won a lot of games but none had that extra fight in them to make it that one more game. This is our most overachieving group of girls we have ever had. They are fighters and have no QUIT in them. I am so proud of these girls! GO TEAM
Emily Truitt - National Tourney Offensive MVP and Game 4 MVP
Katy Remy - Game 1 MVP
Kris VanHoosen - Game 2 MVP
Kaitlynn Hunt - Game 3 MVP
ASA 10A State CHAMPIONS!!!
Frt Left to Right; Tatum Villotta, Bailey Kissinger, Jackie Schelkopf, Celia Paulsen, Taylor McCabe
Back Lft to rt; Sydney Rader, Cami Small, Rachel Rouse, Natalie Kissinger, Makenna Waldow
Coaches: Assist, Jerald Kissinger, Head Coach Jon Small, Assist Coach Ryan McCabe
TEAM Nebraska sends 43 players to the OKC Challenge Camp In Oklahoma City May 30/31.
TEAM Nebraska Director Darren Petersen is Camp Organizer/Director & Mary Yori is Camp Lead Instructor.
Instructors for the camp are USSSA Pride and Former Olympic players Like Cat Osterman, Lauren Lappin, Andrea Duran, along with 8 other USSSA Pride Players.
Sydney Schelkopf meets one of her absolute favorite players Andrea Duran of UCLA and USA team. Now with the USSSA Pride.
"It was an honor directing this camp and working alongside some of the top fastpitch players in the world. I look forward to a couple of these players joining us in our winter workouts in 2014". Darren Petersen
Did You Know: TEAM Nebraska Director Darren Petersen and Assistant Director Mary Yori ran FIVE Instructional camps this Summer in Lincoln, Derby,KS. KC, KS. E.Moline, IL. and Ankeny, IA. Working with over 350 players ages 7-14.
They also ran THREE Exposure Events in Lincoln, KC, and E.Moline working with over 250 High School Aged kids and Dozens of College Players and College Coaches.
I am very honored and excited to announce the hiring of Mary Yori to TEAM Nebraska Softball
Mary’s role - Director of Coaching Development and Player Welfare
Mary has 25 years of collegiate coaching experience. Masters Degree in Education and Coaching. Expert in the field of teaching, coaching and training athletes and coaches. Life Coach Certification.
At UNO, (1988 - 1999) she won nearly 75 percent of the games she coached, the fifth-highest figure in NCAA Division II history. On Nov. 7, 2007, Yori was inducted into the UNO Hall of Fame for her coaching accomplishments. Prior to becoming the head coach at UNO, Yori was an assistant at Creighton University, her alma mater. She played for the Blue Jays, earning All-America honors twice and leading her team to the College World Series three consecutive years from 1980-82. Yori was inducted in the Creighton Hall of Fame in 1992.
Twice in her coaching career at UNO she was selected by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association as the NCAA Division II Coach of the Year, in `94 and again in `96.
Yori was named Colorado State's head softball coach in July of 2000, and immediately put in place a plan to build the school's softball program into one of the nation's finest. Mary Coached there from 2000 - 2010 before retiring from College Softball.
"I am thrilled to be joining TEAM Nebraska and working with the coaches and players at TEAM. Darren's vision and the mission of this organization are a great match with my youth sports' philosophy and professional background!"
NEW FACILITY NOW OPEN!!! 12/17/2012
TEAM NEBRASKA TRAINING FACILITY
13517 I Circle - is a 15,000 sq.ft. facility that will be able to allow two full TEAM practices and will have TWELVE 70' Tunnels. 1,000 sq. ft. weight & workout facility. Classroom, Offices, & Rightview Pro System. This facility is one of the top privately owned indoor training facilities in the Mid West. I want to thank all the current and past players, parents, and supporters for all they have done over the past 4 seasons to make this dream a reality.
See our Championship Page for TEAM Tournament Finishes
TEAM Nebraska has 17 Strong TEAMs in 2014
8's to 18's.
We are dedicated to the development and future of all of our TEAM players!
We are a trueTEAM Nebraska!
We have players that live in Omaha, Lincoln, Adams, Aurora, Blair, Bennington, Chancellor, SD, Claremore, OK, Cortland, Creighton, Crete, Falls City, Ft. Calhoun, Gretna, York, Geneva, Fairbury, Fairmont, Hastings, Ralston, Papillion, Bellevue, Elkhorn, Exeter, Glenvil, Millard, Norfolk, Plattsmouth, Phillips, Raymond, Scribner, Washington, KS, Waterloo, Wayne, Yutan, Logan, IA, Portsmouth, IA, Council Bluffs, IA, Glenwood, IA, Underwood, IA, Hartford, SD, and we have Alumn from Central City, Grand Island, & Seward!
In 2014 we will have 187 Players from 41 Cities and towns!
We also have players from SIX different States! (NE,IA,SD,KS, AR, OK) We work with families to make it happen!
TEAMWORK: Teamwork is the collective talents of many individuals, working together toward a common goal!
(Our Coaches, Parents, and Players all understand this.)
TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONS 2013 (26)
March 9-11TEAM Nebraska 10's CHAMPIONS ( St Paddys Indoor )
March 30-31 TEAM Nebraska 16's ( VanHoosen ) CHAMPIONS ( Bunny Hop )
April 5-7 TEAM Nebraska 9's CHAMPIONS ( April Fools Shootout )
April 12-14 TEAM Nebraska 9's CHAMPIONS ( Spring Swing, Linc )
April 12-14 TEAM Nebraska 12's CHAMPIONS ( Spring Swing, Bel )
April 19-21 TEAM Nebraska 9's CHAMPIONS ( MAA Shootout )
April 19-21 TEAM Nebraska 10's CHAMPIONS ( April Slugfest )
April 19-21 TEAM Nebraska 11/12's CHAMPIONS ( Midwest Slammers Invite )
April 19-21 TEAM Nebraska 14's CHAMPIONS ( Midwest Slammers Invite )
April 26-28 TEAM Nebraska 13's CHAMPIONS ( April Madness Tourney )
May 10-12 TEAM Nebraska 10's CHAMPIONS ( NokOut Tourney, Beatrice )
May 10-12 TEAM Nebraska 16's ( Petersen) CHAMPIONS (MauiWowi Tourney)
May 17-19 TEAM Nebraska 10's CHAMPIONS ( Aloha Lincoln )
May 17-19 TEAM Nebraska14's CHAMPIONS (Battle Bats Lincon)
May 17-19TEAM Nebraska16's ( Petersen ) Charlie Brown Invite ( KC )
May 24-26 TEAM Nebraska 11/12's CHAMPIONS Wahoo Memorial Day Invite
MAY 24-26 TEAM Nebraska 16's (Petersen) CHAMPIONS MSP Memorial Day NIT (KC)
June 1-2 TEAM Nebraska 9's CHAMPIONS Pitch for Cure Lincoln, NE
June 7-9 TEAM Nebraska 10's CHAMPIONS Norfolk Golden Girls
June 29-30 TEAM Nebraska 9's CHAMPIONS Summer Slam Lincoln, NE
July 12-13 TEAM Nebraska 10's CHAMPIONS ASA 10A State Hastings, NE
July 22-27 TEAM Nebraska 16's ( Petersen ) USSSA 16A World Series Runner Up
September 12-14 TEAM Nebraska 12's ( Bonafilia )CHAMPIONS Keystone Cobra Frenzy
October 19-20 TEAM Nebraska 11's CHAMPIONS KC Fall Shootout KC,MO
November 3rd TEAM Nebraska 12's ( Bonafilia ) CHAMPIONS Toys for Tots Lincoln, NE
December 21st TEAM Nebraska 17's ( Petersen ) CHAMPIONS of Griffon Indoor St.Joe MO.
2013/14 HOMERUN CLUB (21)
Katy Remy - ELITE - 4
Emily Truitt - ELITE - 4
Maliea Moe 16's - 3
Kris VanHoosen - ELITE - 3
Tara Wanser 14's - 2
Allie Ladd - ELITE - 1
Suzanne Ras 16's - 1
Kailey Meyer 14's - 1
Madeline Loofe 14's - 1
Alexis Handel 13/14's - 1
Liz Dike 18's (2012) & Katy Remy 16's (2013) - 13 (Homerun Record Holders)
CONGRATULATIONS! to our 37 signees in just our first five seasons!
Nicole Vana has announced her decision to attend Nebraska Wesleyan University and accept an Academic and Athletic Scholarship. Nicole Vana, a Senior at Elkhorn South HS. has made her college decision to play softball for Nebraska Wesleyan University and join the Prairie Wolves in the Fall of 2014. Nicole will compete for an immediate starting role in the middle infield and I look forward to her contribution to Butch McClaren's program. Nicole has been a mainstay everyday starter for some of the best TEAM Nebraska teams in our short history. I am very proud of Nicole as she has worked hard and has excelled in every position we have asked her to play. Nicole is a great student and I know she will impact the Prairie Wolves program for years to come just like she has ours. GREAT JOB NICOLE!!! GO PRAIRIE WOLVES!!!!
Brittany Gentry has announced her decision to attend William Baptist College were she will accept a Academic and Athletic Scholarship. Brittany Gentry a junior ( Graduating Early ) has chosen William Baptist College in Walnut Ridge, Ark. as the school she will take her softball talents to play in college. William Baptist is a NAIA National Power placing 4th in the NAIA Nationals Championships last season and 5th in 2012. The WBC Eagles have won their conference 4 of the last 5 years. Brittany is originally from Arkansas so she heads back south to play her college days. We are very excited for Brittany and her family and wish her the absolute best! GO EAGLES!!!
Katy Remy has announced her choice of Pittsburgh State University as the school she will accept a Academic & Athletic Scholarship from. Katy Remy a Senior at Sequoyah Claremore HS in Claremore, OK has made the decision to take her Softball Abilities to Pittsburgh State University in Pittsburgh, KS. Although Katy received many other offers from interested Colleges Katy felt very comfortable with the school, coaching staff, and the role she will be asked to play all four years at Pitt State. Katy is an all around great player and athlete who can play a multitude of positions but will focus on 3B/SS at Pitt State. Katy is a powerful hitter who is TEAM Nebraska's current single season HR leader. Katy has been one of the best players to ever put on the red & white for TEAM and we look forward to one more summer together! Pittsburgh State Coaches include Assistant Cayte Billman of Omaha, who was instrumental in Katy's recruiting and they look for her to impact their program right away. I wish Katy and her family the absolute best with this awesome decision! GO GORILLAS!!!!
Katelyn Wobken has announced her decision to accept an Athletic Scholarship to attend Wayne State College. Katelyn Wobken a Junior at Scribner HS has announced she will accept a scholarship to play softball at Wayne State College in Wayne, NE. Although a very tough decision it came down to family tradition, being able to play with her sister Shelby who is currently a freshman at Wayne, and just the overall scholarship offer and feel for the school and coaches. It was a very tough decision as Creighton showed late interest and UNO had made a good offer too. Katelyn is a very talented player who can excel anywhere WSU coaches put her, but she is at home behind the plate and should have that option in college. Katelyn also joins her current teammate Alyssa Schropp from TEAM GOLD! I am very happy for the entire Wobken Family as they will have both girls playing on the same college team. GO WILDCATS!!!
Megan Stegman has announced her decision to accept a Academic & Athletic Scholarship from the University of Nebraska Omaha. Megan Stegman a Senior at Washington County HS in Washington, KS. has announced that she will be taking her softball skills to UNO to play for the Mavericks in the fall of 2013! Megan is an Versatile Utility Player who can steal bases and run down balls in the outfield but also plays Catcher, and Infield will challenge in all of those areas. We are very fortunate that she has selected TEAM Nebraska in her final select season.
Megan is a competitor and is up for the challenge at UNO and I am excited for her and her family on this signing! Great Job Megan. GO MAVERICKS!!!
Alyssa Schropp has announced her decision to accept a Athletic Scholarship to attend Wayne State College. Alyssa Schropp a Senior at Hastings St. Cecilia HS has made her decision and signed with Wayne State College in Wayne, NE. Alyssa can play anywhere in the infield for the Wildcats and will prove to be a force for their program. Alyssa has been with TEAM Nebraska for four years and has played every inning of every game and has been an impact in the growth of our program! Alyssa signed a College Softball Scholarship without playing one inning of softball in High School! I am so happy for her and her familiy and wish her the absolute best! GO WILDCATS!!!
Allie Ladd has announced her decision to accept a Athletic Scholarship to attend Missouri Western State University. Allie Ladd a Senior and Westside High School has made her decision to attend and play softball for the Missouri Western State University Griffons. Allie is a very talented pitcher and carried TEAM 16A's to an 86-8 record last year and a 3rd place finish at Nationals. Allie will be joining TEAM Nebraska standout Taylor Anding who has been a regular at SS for the Griffons and Brooke and Taylor Schaben. I am excited for MWSU to have 4 of our TEAM kids all at once.
I wish her the absolute best on her choice of Missouri Western State University! GO GRIFFONS!!!
Morgan Teuscher has announced that she will accept a Athletic Scholarship to attend Minnesota State University. Morgan Teuscher a Senior at Westside High School has announced her decision to play softball for Minnesota State University in Mankato, MN. Morgan is a standout catcher and consistent hitter and will surely be an impact player for the Mavericks Softball program. MSU has a rich tradition as a tremendous softball school behind the long time coaching of Lori Meyer and staff! I wish Morgan the absolute best! GO MAVERICKS!!!
Kayleigh Hill has announced that she will play softball for the University of Northern Colorado. Kayleigh Hill a 2012 Graduate of Millard West HS has announced she will take her softball skills to the field for UNC Bears in the fall of 2012. Kayleigh a standout infielder will play infield for Mark Montgomery and will make an impact on the UNC Softball program. I am very excited for and proud Kayleigh for pursuing this opportunity. I wish Kayleigh all the best in her College Softball Career. GO BEARS!!!
Taylor Schaben has announced she will accept an Athletic and Academic scholarship to attend Missouri Western State University in St. Joeseph, MO. Taylor Schaben a Senior at Harlan HS in Iowa has announced her decision to accept a athletic and academic scholarship to play softball for the MWSU Griffons. She will join former TEAM player Taylor Anding who will be a junior next season. Taylor is a perfect 4.0 student who had several options to bring her abilities to other schools but loved the way the staff, players, and coaches made her feel on her visit to Missouri Western. Taylor is excited to get to work in helping the Griffons get to the NCAA Div II National Championships.
MWSU is getting a hard working athlete that can play several positions and aa tremendous hitter who is a great teammate.
We wish Taylor the absolute best! GO Griffons!
Sadie Bolze has accepted an academic and athletic scholarship to attend Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa. Sadie Bolze a Senior at Concordia High School has announced her decision to attend Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa. Sadie is accepting an academic and athletic scholarship to play both softball and basketball for the Defenders starting in the fall of 2012. Sadie is an outstanding student athlete who has a perfect 4.0 GPA and recently was awarded the NCPA Academic All State Award for softball. Sadie is in her third year with TEAM and has shown that hard work and dedication pays off. I am very proud of Sadie and know she will make a huge impact on the Defenders athletic teams. We all wish Sadie a great college career! GO DEFENDERS!!!
Bailey Schulenberg has accepted an academic and athletic scholarship to attend the University of Nebraska Omaha. Bailey Schulenberg a Senior at Lincoln Southwest HS has announced that she has accepted an academic and athletic scholarship to play softball for the UNO Mavericks in the fall of 2012. Bailey is an outstanding student who have several choices to make in deciding where to play her college softball. In the end choosing to stay closer to home at a school that she loves. Bailey is a strong & consistent left hand hitter and plays outfield where she has been a mainstay for the LSW program for three years. UNO is getting a great softball player but an even better person who will be a huge asset to their team. We are very excited for Bailey and extremely proud of her accomplishments!
We wish Bailey the best and GO MAVS!!
Hayley Carlsen has accepted an Athletic Scholarship to play softball at Southeast Community College in Beatrice, NE. Hayley Carlsen a Senior at Bennington HS has announced she will accept a athletic scholarship to play softball at Southeast Community College. She will join the Storm in the fall of 2012. Hayley is an outfielder who has been a starter for a very strong Badgers team at Bennington HS these past two years. We are very happy for this amazing opportunity for Hayley and know she will be an immediate impact for the Storm Softball team. Hayley we are proud of you and GO STORM!
Kelsey Christensen has accepted an academic and athletic scholarship to attend Holy Cross University in Worcester, MA. Kelsey Christensen a Senior at Hastings High School who has been with TEAM for 3 years has announced that she will be attending Holy Cross University and become a Crusader in the fall of 2012! Kelsey is an amazing student and was offered a scholarship after her visit to Boston last week. Kelsey is a great leader and will contribute to the Holy Cross Softball program right away and start an amazing journey in the East as she gets one of the best educations in a top Academic School. We are very proud of Kelsey and know she will represent her family and her TEAM family well. Great Job Kelsey and Go Crusaders!
Shannon Daly has accepted an academic and athletic scholarship to attend the University of Sioux Falls. Shannon Daly a Senior at Marian High School has announced that she will take her academic and softball ability to the University of Sioux Falls. Shannon is a 3rd baseman and Catcher. I am very excited about her decision to attend a softball program that is dedicated to greatness. GREAT JOB Shannon. All of us in the TEAM Family are happy for you!!! GO COUGARS!
Shelby Wobken has accepted an academic and athletic scholarship to attend Wayne State College. Shelby Wobken a senior at Scribner High School has announced that she will be attending Wayne State and play Softball for the Wildcats in the fall of 2012. Shelby is a pitcher / 1b who hits the ball very well and should be able to contribute right away for the Wildcats. Shelby does not just excel on the field but in the classroom too! She carries a perfect 4.0 Grade Point Average and is involved in many other activities at her school including National Honor Society, Student Council, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Basketball, & Track just to name a few. We are very proud of Shelby and look forward to having her on our 18's this summer! We wish her luck this fall with Logan View / Scribner-Snyder and the best at WSC! Go Wildcats!
Toni Blackwell has accepted a softball scholarship to attend Peru State College. Toni Blackwell a senior at Papillion LaVista HS has announced that she will attending Peru State and play softball for the Bobcats in the fall of 2011. Toni is a versitile player who can steal bases and run down ball balls in the outfield. She is nort afraid to make the hard plays. We are so fortunate that Toni elected to play for TEAM Nebraska and I know she will be an impact player at Peru State. I am proud of Toni's efforts. Good luck Toni. GREAT JOB! GO Bobcats!!
Hannah Mays has accepted an academic and athletic scholarship to attend College of St. Mary. Hannah Mays a Senior at Ft. Calhoun HS has announced that she will accept a offer to play Softball and attend the College of St. Mary in Omaha in the fall of 2011. Hannah is a very powerful player who plays 1B & 3B and hits for power. Hannah has the ability to impact the Flames lineup immediately. Hannah is a tremendous student and loves the curriculum that St. Mary has to offer. We are so happy and proud of you Hannah. Good luck!
Liz Dike has accepted a softball scholarship to attend Creighton University. Liz Dike a Junior from Lincoln Southwest HS has announced that she will accept an amazing softball scholarship offer to play for the Creighton Bluejays in the Fall of 2012. Liz is a very talented athlete who can play many positions but has played shortstop for two-time State Champion LSW. Liz has run 2.81-2.84 from H-1B on several occasions and jumped a 24.5 vertical in recent camps at Creighton and Drake. Liz had several offers and interest from several other Div.1 and Div.II schools including conference foes Drake and UNI and the Big XII's Iowa State along with UNO. Liz is a tremendous hitter who could impact the Jays offensive lineup right away. Liz is a competitor and great student and a leader who respects her coaches and fellow teammates. Liz we are proud of you! GO Jays!
Ashley Kuntz has accepted an athletic and academic scholarship to attend Concordia University in Seward, NE. Ashley Kuntz a 2011 Graduate of Concordia HS has announced that she will accept a Academic & Athletic scholarship to attend Concordia University in Seward, NE and play Basketball and intends to also play softball in the fall of 2011 for the Bulldogs. Ashley is a power hitting outfielder who has the potential to hit one out at any given at bat. Ashley also pitches. We are very proud of Ashley and the effort she gives on the field, the court, and in the classroom. She is also an amazing teammate. Ashley we are proud of you!
Brooke Schaben has accepted a softball scholarship to attend the University of South Dakota. Brooke Schaben a 2011 Graduate from Harlan HS in Harlan, Ia. has announced she will accept a Academic and Athletic scholarship to attend University of South Dakota and play for the Coyotes in the Fall of 2011. Brooke is a Pitcher who is a multi facetted softball player who can play several positions. A very talented offensive player who can hit for power and average. We are excited for Brooke who will join Paige Policky a former TEAM player at USD. Great job Brooke we are proud of you!
Jamie Zimmerer has accepted a scholarship to attend College of St Mary. Jamie Zimmerer a 2011 Graduate from Plattsmouth, NE has announced that she will take her softball talents to College of St Mary for the fall of 2011. Jamie is a Pitcher / Outfielder who swings a great bat and will be an amazing addition to the Flames softball program! We are excited for Jamie and her family!
Kayla Hardiman has accepted a softball scholarship to attend Iowa State University. Kayla Hardiman a 2011 Graduate from Lewis Central HS in Council Bluffs has announced that she will accept a Academic and athletic scholarship to attend Iowa State University and play for the Cyclones in the Fall of 2011. Kayla is a very talented hitter and a versatile player who can catch and play every position in the infield. Kayla is a Straight A Student and carries a 4.0 GPA. We are excited to have a player of Kayla's abilities playing in the Big XII!
I look forward to following Kayla and seeing her hit against the top teams in the Region. We are very proud of her!
Emily Weber has accepted a softball scholarship to attend South Dakota State University. Emily Weber a Senior at Lincoln North Star has announced that she will accept a Athletic and Academic Scholarship to play for the Jackrabbits in the Fall of 2010. Emily is one of the top outfielders in the State and will be an impact player for SDSU right away! Emily will join Emily Heairet at SDSU who will be a Sophomore in 2010. We are proud of you Em!
Taylor Anding has accepted a softball scholarship to attend Missouri Western State University. Taylor Anding a Senior from Papillion LaVista South HS has announced that she will accept a Athletic and Academic Scholarship to play for the Griffons in the fall of 2010. Taylor is a seasoned shortstop who swings the bat with power and is a great leader for her HS and TEAM Nebraska. She carries a 4.0 in the classroom and scored well on her ACT. Taylor is a Class A Honorable Mention player and four year starter for PLVS. Most of all Taylor is one of the most quality players to ever wear a TEAM Nebraska Uniform. We are proud of her and MWSU are getting a great addition to their program.
Becca Changstrom has accepted a softball scholarship to attend Creighton University. Becca Changstrom a Senior from Lincoln Southwest HS has announced that she will accept a Athletic & Academic Scholarship to play for the Bluejays. Becca is a 4.0 student and recently received a 31 on her ACT. Becca is the Class A All State Captain 2 years in a row, selected to the NFCA Regional Team, and is the Gatorade Player of the Year for Nebraska in Softball two stright years 2008 & 2009. We are proud of Becca!
Brittany Telecky has accepted a softball scholarship to attend Creighton University. Brittany Telecky a Senior from Seward HS has announced that she will accept a Athletic & Academic Scholarship to play for the Bluejays. Brittany was the Class B All State Captain and one of three pitchers on the Super State team 2008 and an ALL STATE pitcher in 2009. GO Jays!
Emily Heairet has accepted a softball scholarship to attend South Dakota State University. Emily Heairet a Burke HS Graduate has accepted an Athletic Scholarship to play for the Jack Rabbits! Great job Emily!
Sara Petska Accepts Creighton Softball Scholarship. On the heals of a 7-12 hitting performance in the Bailey Smith Gold Invitational Sara Petska has accepted a softball scholarship offer from Creighton University! Sara was a tremendous student at Grand Island HS and scored a 31 on her ACT to also land an academic scholarship! Way to go Sara we are proud of you! GO JAYS!!
Kate Erickson Accepts Central Community College Softball Scholarship. Central City Graduate Kate Erickson has elected to attend CCC in Columbus for two years on her path to play Major College Softball. Kate also pitches and plays infield and will be utilized in all aspects at CCC. This is a huge aquisition for Central CC.
Miranda Fleming Accepts Jacksonville University College Softball Scholarship. Millard West Senior Centerfielder Miranda Fleming has elected to attend Jacksonville University in Jacksonville, FL. Mirandas great play this summer as a mainstay Centerfielder for TEAM Nebraska has landed her in a Div.1 School that plays such powers as Florida State and Florida each year in conference play. I know Miranda will be an impact in the Dolphins Outfield! We are proud of you!
Paige Wilson Accepts Wayne State College Softball Scholarship. Paige Wilson of Shenandoah HS in Iowa has selected Wayne State College in Wayne, NE as her choice of where she will be playing College Softball. Paige plays 1B and 3B for TEAM 18's but is a mainstay at Catcher for her high school team. A versitile player who hits for power. Paige will be a great asset to WSC!
TEAM Nebraska is proud to announce our
37 College Signees & Commitments in our first 5 years!
Emily Heairet - Burke High - South Dakota State University
Jordan Hansen - Millard West - Georgetown University
Brittany Telecky - Seward - Creighton University
Kristin Waters - Lewis Central - Morningside
Sara Petska - Grand Island - Creighton University
Becca Changstrom - Lincoln Southwest - Creighton University
Kate Erickson - Central City - Central Community College
Miranda Fleming - Millard West - Jacksonville University
Taylor Flodmann - Waverly HS / Lincoln North Star HS - Creighton
Taylor Anding - Papillion LaVista South - Missouri Western State U.
Emily Weber - Lincoln North Star - South Dakota State Univ.
Paige Wilson - Shenandoah HS - Wayne State College
Kayla Hardiman - Lewis Central HS - Iowa State University
Jamie Zimmerer - Plattsmouth HS - College of St. Mary
Brooke Schaben - Harlan HS - University of South Dakota
Ashley Kuntz - Concordia HS - Concordia University
Liz Dike - Lincoln Southwest HS -Creighton University
Hannah Mays - Ft. Calhoun HS - College of St. Mary
Hayley Carstens - Duchesne Academy - Rockhurst University
Toni Blackwell - Papillion LaVista HS - Peru State College
Shelby Wobken - Scribner HS - Wayne State College
Shannon Daly - Marian HS - University of Sioux Falls
Kelsey Christensen - Hastings HS - Holy Cross University
Hayley Carlsen - Bennington HS - Southeast Community College
Bailey Schulenberg - Lincoln Southwest HS - University of Nebraska OMAHA
Sadie Bolze - Concordia HS - Dordt College
Taylor Schaben - Harlan HS - Missouri Western State University
Kayleigh Hill - Millard West HS - University of Northern Colorado
Morgan Teuscher - Westside HS - Minnesota State University
Allie Ladd - Westside HS - Missouri Western State University
Alyssa Schropp - Hastings St. Cecilia HS - Wayne State College +
Megan Stegman - Washington County HS - University of Nebraska Omaha
Katelyn Wobken - Scribner HS - Wayne State College
Katy Remy - Sequoyah Claremore - Pittsburgh State University
Brittany Gentry - Lincoln Southwest HS - William Baptist College
Nicole Vana - Elkhorn South HS - Nebraska Wesleyan University