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National Girls & Women in Sport Day

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In today's blog, head coach Yvette Healy writes a letter to the team about the importance of being a role model as a female in athletics. 

Dear Team,
Today is National Girls & Women in Sports Day. This may seem insignificant to you now, but hopefully in years to come the opportunities afforded to you here at Wisconsin will sink in. We are all blessed to be at an amazing university that supports women's athletics at the highest level.

Just look at the money and resources dedicated to all of our student-athletes with the new Student-Athlete Performance Center, weight room, academic advising center and locker rooms. Next think about the resources dedicated to Wisconsin's women's sports, from the new multi-million dollar indoor softball facility and video analysis programs, to the LaBahn Arena for women's hockey, and the new indoor driving range for golf at University Ridge. 

Yet, there is still a huge gap in equality. Think about girl's youth sports, high school sports and inter-collegiate athletics. Funding, resources and facilities are a huge challenge for most female teams. Still the greatest need in women's sports right now is role models. 

We need even more strong, motivated, talented, high-achieving young women to step in and share their talents with other young girls. You are the ambassadors for our sport. You are competing at the highest level. Girls everywhere need you to share your story, your knowledge and your gifts. Please take a moment today to drop a card or email to one of your former teams or coaches. Share your story with other young athletes, regarding what playing sports has meant to you. 

For me, playing softball at Providence Catholic High School was one of the most influential experiences in my life. We learned the value of hard work; shoveling snow off our field, raking it, pulling the drag around the infield by hand, rolling the outfield, painting the equipment shed and lugging bags of diamond dry to try to get in one more game over spring break. We learned discipline and sacrifice, waking up early for lifting, conditioning and open gym before school started at 7:30. 

We were blessed to play for a coach, who was passionate and driven. Every day he pushed us, made us laugh and challenged us to play hard. We learned how to lead, playing with a diverse group of athletes, some who competed year-round, and others who were happy just to play for one year in high school. Time management was critical, balancing a rigorous academic schedule with long bus trips and double-headers. Yet what stood out most were the teammates, teachers and coaches who took the time to talk, teach, support and challenge us. 

- Coach Healy

Badgers' schedule full of tough competition

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As the snow melts and temperatures warm up, it is time to start thinking softball. The Badgers' first pitch of the 2013 season is on Feb. 8 and the season can't come soon enough. 2013 is bound to be a year full of tough tests, but the reward at the end of the season -- an NCAA regional bid -- will be worth the hard work. 

Wisconsin is set to play one of the toughest schedules in program history, squaring off with six teams ranked or receiving votes in the USA Today/NFCA Division I Top 25 Preseason Poll, released Jan. 22, with the potential to face more at the Diamond 9 Tournament and in the Big Ten tournament. 

The season starts with a trip to UNC-Charlotte where UW is set to play Notre Dame twice. The Fighting Irish received 43 votes in the poll, making them 26th on the list. Notre Dame, a 40-game winner in 2012, fell to Arizona in the final of the 2012 NCAA Tucson Regional. 

Wisconsin's trip to Orlando from Feb. 22-24 holds the potential of another top-25 opponent. The tournament schedule won't be released until the end of January, but a year ago UW played Florida State, ranked No. 25 in the preseason poll, twice.

A trip west to California features the Badgers' toughest test of the early season. At the Easton Invitational, UW is scheduled to play No. 21 Stanford and No. 3 California. Cal, the No. 1-ranked team in the 2012 regional field, saw its season end against Alabama at the College World Series. The Crimson Tide went on to defeat Oklahoma and earn its first College World Series title. 

At the Louisville Tournament in March, the Badgers are scheduled to play No. 22 North Carolina and No. 18 Louisville. Both teams were regional qualifiers in 2012, with the Tar Heels falling to Georgia in a regional final and the Cardinals losing to Michigan, also in a regional final. 

The Big Ten season doesn't get any easier for the Badgers. UW will host Northwestern, a vote getter, at Goodman Diamond on March 27, and the return of the Big Ten tournament leaves the door open for a game against No. 15 Michigan. 

A year ago, Wisconsin won a school-record 34 games -- an outstanding mark for the Badgers -- but did not receive one of the elusive bids to the regional tournament. This year, a tough schedule against ranked opponents will help Wisconsin build a resume worthy of a bid. 
 
USA Today/NFCA Division I Top 25 Preseason Poll
Rk   Team
1 Alabama 
2 Oklahoma 
3 California 
4 Arizona State
5 Oregon
6 Tennessee
7 Texas
8 Missouri
9 Georgia
10 LSU
11 Louisiana Lafayette
12 USF
13 Arizona
14 Florida
15 Michigan
16 Washington
17 Texas A&M
18 Louisville
19 UCLA
20 Hofstra
21 Stanford
22 North Carolina
23 Hawai'i
24 Baylor
25 Florida State
 
Others Receiving Votes:  Notre Dame (43), Georgia Tech (29), Syracuse (27), Kentucky (23), Oregon State (22), Texas Tech (12), Virginia Tech (11), DePaul (10), Northwestern (5), BYU (4), Houston (3), Tulsa (2), Mississippi State (2), Illinois State (2), South Alabama (2).

Getting to know the Badgers: Taylor-Paige Stewart

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Meet Badger freshman Taylor-Paige Stewart! She is from Calabasas, Calif., and attended Chaminade College Prep High School. The righty batter was a four-year letterwinner was named second-team All-Mission League Division III, and also achieved Academic Honors all four years. She earned the Coach's Award sophomore year, earned the Toshiba/BSTA Exporavision Award freshman year and was also named Female Freshman Athlete of the Year.

Stewart received the Student Athlete Award her senior year and graduated as a National Honor Society member.

Her head coach was Gina Hairepatian. She was also a letterwinner in soccer, and volunteered as a math tutor. Taylor also played for the New Zealand National Softball team and participated in the Softball World Championships in 2012.

Her parents are Joe and Rosemary Stewart. She has a younger brother, Dylan. Some of her hobbies include, watching movies, going to the beach, traveling, scrap-booking and spending time with family and friends. Her major is currently undecided.

We took some time for a little Q&A with Taylor:

Q: Who or what got you started in softball?
A: My parents signed me up when I was about six, right after one of my soccer practices and I got hooked. My mom had played softball growing up, and my dad played baseball up until college too.

Q: At what age did you start playing softball?
A: I started playing at the age of six, right when I was starting first grade.
 
Q: If you didn't play softball, which sport would you play?
A: I was a multi-sport athlete most of my life. I played soccer until my senior year at high school. So, if I hadn't chose softball, I would have continued to pursue soccer.

Q: What is your dream job?
A: CIA Secret Agent

Q: What is your favorite movie?
A: Hunger Games

Q: Who is your favorite athlete/athletic team?
A: Leah O'Brian-Amico / New Zealand All Blacks (Rugby Team)

Q: Describe your dream vacation
A: A trip to Europe and seeing a bunch of countries like Italy, Greece, France etc.

Q: What is your favorite sports/softball memory?
A: My favorite memory from softball was when I first found out I was going to be representing New Zealand in the World Series playing for their women's national team. I was able to travel to Canada, and got to start against the U.S Women's National team as a senior in high school, facing some of my softball idols I had watched on T.V.

Q: Do you have any pump up or pre-game music or rituals?
A: A ritual I have is that I visualize the game where I think I played the best I ever have, so that I'm confident going into the game. I also like listening to rap and R&B before games because it gets me pumped up and ready.

Q: What is the best part of playing softball at Wisconsin?
A: The best part of playing softball at Wisconsin is the amazing athletic atmosphere I get to be a part of. I have an incredible group of girls that I call my team, and I get to learn from coaches who really know so much about the game and how it's played.

Q: Where is your favorite spot on campus?
A: My favorite spot on campus definitely has to be where we get to study in Camp Randall. Looking out to the football field every night while doing homework, reminds me of how lucky I am to be there. I get to meet a bunch of other amazing athletes and to know we're all here representing the same school is a great feeling.
 
Q: What is your favorite ice cream flavor?
A: I'm a sucker for anything chocolate or coffee flavored, it's definitely my weakness.

Q: What is your favorite Crayola crayon color?
A: Amethyst

Q: What TV show do you wish you could be in?
A: I don't watch much TV, but I'd have to say Friends.

Q: If you could be any person for a day, who would you be?
A: Catwoman

Q: If you were stranded on an island and could only have three items with you, what would they be?
A:  A knife, a life raft and some type of firework.

Getting to know the Badgers: Stefanni Lajeunesse

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Meet Badger freshman Stefanni Lajeunesse! She is from Los Angeles, Calif., and attended Mira Costa Manhattan Beach High School. The lefty batter was a four-year letterwinner and earned the Mustand Award, which is rewarded to four year starters. She received the Longest Ball Award, was named Most Outstanding Player and was a Scholar Athlete for four years straight.

Her head coach was Richard Amberick. She volunteered for three years with M.T.R.C. (Making the Right Connections) and also volunteered with an anti-drug, anti-gang organization educating children.

Her parents are Albert LaJeunesse and Sandra Ponce. She has a younger sister, Adriana. Her father, Albert, wrestled and was on the track and field team at the University of New Mexico for one year. Some of her hobbies include, volunteering at an inner city Catholic school in her community, spending time with her family and cooking with her tata (grandfather). Her major is currently undecided.

We took some time for a little Q&A with Stefanni:

Q: Who or what got you started in softball?
A: Baseball has always been my family's favorite sport. My grandpa loves to watch the games, and I love to do anything my grandpa loves to do. So when I was given a bat and hit the ball at such a young age, my family knew that I was a force to be reckoned with.

Q: At what age did you start playing softball?
A: I didn't start playing or even knew softball existed until I was 12. I had played baseball all my life.

Q: If you didn't play softball, which sport would you play?
A: I would definitely play soccer. Put me in as goalie and we are golden.

Q: What is your dream job?
A: My dream job is to open authentic Mexican restaurants in the Midwest and East Coast called "Las Chenchas". The goal is to bring the Mexican flavor from Los Angeles, Calif., to other parts of the United States, because I sure do miss the home cooking from Los Angeles out here.

Q: What is your favorite movie?
A: I have two all-time favorite movies. A Walk to Remember, I mean who doesn't love a great Nicholas Sparks love story, and the must see classic, A League of Their Own. My favorite line is, "There's no crying in baseball!"

Q: Who is your favorite athlete/athletic team?
A: My favorite athletic team is the LA Dodgers.

Q: Describe your dream vacation
A. If I could go anywhere, I would choose to travel all over Europe and visit many historical locations from The Sagrada Familia church in Barcelona, to the concentration camps in Germany and Poland.

Q: What is your favorite sports/softball memory?
A: My favorite softball memory was when I got recruited to play here. At that moment I knew that all the years of playing the sport I love had finally helped me achieve my dream of playing softball at a great Division I program.

Q: Do you have any pump up or pre-game music or rituals?
A: The first song that I have to listen to is Sail by AWOLNATION before any game. It's the perfect song to get you in game mode, and then I proceed to listen to Eminem, Drake, Nicki Minaj, and some Al Green.

Q: What is the best part of playing softball at Wisconsin?
A: The best part of playing softball at Wisconsin is the family you have here. The girls are like my sisters here and the coaching staff is amazing. The camaraderie and friendship on this team is amazing, and I am so grateful to be a part of such a great family.

Q: Where is your favorite spot on campus?
A: My favorite spot on campus would have to be Camp Randall. If I'm not at the softball field or at my dorm, you can be sure to find me studying at Camp Randall.

Q: What is your favorite ice cream flavor?
A: My favorite ice cream would have to be Ben and Jerry's Chunky Monkey.

Q: What is your favorite Crayola crayon color?
A: My favorite color is Hot Magenta.

Q: What TV show do you wish you could be in?
A: I wish I could be on Grey's Anatomy, by far the greatest show ever created.

Q: If you could be any person for a day, who would you be?
A: I would be Madea from the Tyler Perry movies. She is such a crazy, witty person. I love it.

Q: If you were stranded on an island and could only have three items with you, what would they be?
A: I would have my 1,001 ways to survive being stranded on an island survival guide, a water bottle with a water filter in it and a picture of my family.

Getting to know the Badgers: Staci Roscizewski

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Meet Badger freshman Staci Roscizewski! She is from Racine, Wis., and attended Racine Case High School. The lefty batter was a four-year letterwinner and made first-team all-county and first-team all-conference all four years. She was also named team captain all four years. She earned honorable mention all-district during her sophomore year and honorable mention all-state during her senior year.

Staci was a recipient of the Scholar Athlete award, NAACP Herff Jones Leadership Award and the Principal's Leadership award. Her head coach was Tom Adams. She was vice president of the National Honor Society and the Key Club. She was the president of Student Government. She was a member of the Principal's Advisory Team as well as Leadership Club. She was also a letterwinner in volleyball.

Her parents are Kim and Gray Roscizewski, and she has an older sister, Jena. Her cousin, Kate Ricchio played softball at the University of Toledo-Ohio. Her cousin James Ricchio played baseball at Central Michigan University, and her cousin Jeff Ricchio played football at Wisconsin Lutheran. Her hobbies include watching movies, going to the beach and shopping. Her major is currently undecided.

We took some time for a little Q&A with Staci:

Q: Who or what got you started in softball?
A: My mom started me in softball.

Q: At what age did you start playing softball?
A: 10

Q: If you didn't play softball, which sport would you play?
A: Frisbee golf

Q: What is your dream job?
A: Coach

Q: What is your favorite movie?
A: Gladiator

Q: Who is your favorite athlete/athletic team?
A: Joel Stave/Green Bay Packers

Q: Describe your dream vacation
A. Ireland

Q: What is your favorite sports/softball memory?
A: Taking seventh at softball Nationals

Q: Do you have any pump up or pre-game music or rituals?
A: Tie my shoes

Q: What is the best part of playing softball at Wisconsin?
A: Hanging out with the team all of the time. It's like having another family.

Q: Where is your favorite spot on campus?
A: Camp Randall

Q: What is your favorite ice cream flavor?
A: Double chocolate chocolate

Q: What is your favorite Crayola crayon color?
A: Black

Q: What TV show do you wish you could be in?
A: Wipeout

Q: If you could be any person for a day, who would you be?
A: Ashley Van Zeeland

Q: If you were stranded on an island and could only have three items with you, what would they be?
A: Tom Hanks, Wilson and Nutella.

A very happy holiday

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In this week's Badger Blog, head coach Yvette Healy writes about the excitement surrounding the holiday season. 

I hope you're having a great holiday season. There's a lot of excitement in the air between snow, the Rose Bowl, awards and engagements. 

We got our first snow last night in Madison. My daughter Grace had her snow pants over her footie pajamas before we even had our morning coffee. She wanted to sneak a little play time in the snow before church.

I'm sure you've heard that Wisconsin has made the Rose Bowl for the third-straight year. Our athletic director, Barry Alvarez, is coaching the game. It should be an amazing experience for our student-athletes and fans. Shawn, Grace, Maeve and I are all making the trip to California for the game. We're spending the week in the sun, visiting friends and sight-seeing.

Senior football star Montee Ball had a big week of awards for the Badgers too. The Wisconsin senior was named the best running back in college football Thursday when he was presented with the Doak Walker Award during The Home Depot College Football Awards at Walt Disney World. He also was named to the Walter Camp All-America team for the second-consecutive season.

Ball finished ahead of fellow Doak Walker finalists Kenjon Barner of Oregon and Johnathan Franklin of UCLA for the honor, which has been presented to the nation's most outstanding running back each year since 1989.

Ball is the NCAA's all-time leader in touchdowns with 82 and also holds the NCAA career record for rushing touchdowns with 76. He ranks in a tie for fourth all-time among Big Ten players with 5,040 career rushing yards and became the 17th player in FBS history to surpass 5,000 yards.

Still, coach Adix had the most exciting week. She and Ryan got engaged Thursday night!! You'll have to chat with her to get more details. We're so thrilled to grow the Badger softball family. What a fun year this will be for our staff and student-athletes as we get to watch and witness all the excitement surrounding Tracie's upcoming wedding.

Happy Holidays!

Getting to know the Badgers: Katie Christner

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Meet badger freshman Katie Christner! She is from Tinley Park, Ill., and attended Victor J. Andrew High School. The righty batter was a four-year letterwinner and was named first-team all-conference as a sophomore and junior. As a sophomore, junior and senior she was named Southwest Suburban all-conference and Illinois Coach's Association second-team. She earned the Scholar Athlete award all four years. She also earned the Chicago Sun-times all-area honorable mention award during her junior year.

During her senior year she was named Southtown Star all-area, Chicago Tribune all-state honorable mention, Chicago Tribune Scholar Athlete team and Victor J. Andrew Female Athlete of the Year. Her head coach was Jim Holba. She was also a letterwinner in volleyball during her sophomore year. Katie was a National Merit commended student and earned the Community Service Award for over 100 hours of service. She graduated first in her class of 530.

Her parents are Randy and Julie Christner. Her father, Randy played baseball at Cornell and her mother, Julie, played soccer at Walsh University. She has two younger siblings, Kelly and Travis. Her hobbies include hanging out with friends and family, coaching the Grissom Middle School softball team and reading. Her major is currently undecided.

Q: Who or what got you started in softball?
A: My dad played baseball in college, so he signed me up to play softball when I was old enough.

Q: At what age did you start playing softball?
A: I started playing in a recreation league when I was seven, and I started playing travel softball when I was nine.

Q: If you didn't play softball, which sport would you play?
A: Gymnastics

Q: What is your dream job?
A: Owning a bakery in Ocean City, N.J. with my sister.

Q: What is your favorite movie?
A: She's the Man

Q: Who is your favorite athlete/athletic team?
A: Derek Jeter and the Pittsburgh Steelers

Q: Describe your dream vacation
A:.Going to Ocean City, New Jersey every summer with my cousins, Brett, Cole and Meagan.

Q: What is your favorite sports/softball memory?
A: Winning conference at my high school during sophomore year. We hadn't won a conference title since the mid-eighties.

Q: Do you have any pump up or pre-game music or rituals?
A: I like to listen to A Day to Remember and Blink 182 before games.

Q: What is the best part of playing softball at Wisconsin?
A: The fact that I know my teammates will always be there for me, no matter what.

Q: Where is your favorite spot on campus?
A: The grassy area by Elizabeth Waters that overlooks the lake.

Q: What is your favorite ice cream flavor?
A: Chocolate chip cookie dough

Q: What is your favorite Crayola crayon color?
A: Sunset orange

Q: What TV show do you wish you could be in?
A: One Tree Hill

Q: If you could be any person for a day, who would you be?
A: Jenna Dewan (married to Channing Tatum)

Q: If you were stranded on an island and could only have three items with you, what would they be?
A: My sister, jugs of water and a boat to get away in (haha)

Getting to know the Badgers: Macy Oswald

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Meet one of the eight new members of the Wisconsin softball team

Meet freshman Badger Macy Oswald! She is from Caseyville, Ill., and attended O'Fallon Township High School. The righty batter was a four-year letterwinner and earned Best Defense all four years. She was named MVP, first-team all-conference, first-team all-area, St. Louis All-Metro, first-team Chicago Tribune All-State and second -team all-state her senior year.

During her senior year, she earned the Best Offense Award. She was named O'Fallon Township Female Athlete of the year (2011-2012) as well as Player of the Week for ESPN Rise Midwest.

She had 12 home runs her junior year, as O'Fallon Township won the 2011 Southwest Conference Championship and Regional Southwest Conference Championship. Oswald's head coach was Kate Walsh.

She was also a four-year letterwinner in volleyball and a member of SADD (students against destructive decisions) and PWP (players with a passion).

Her parents are Michael and Holly Oswald, and she has one younger sister, Mia. Her father, Michael, was a catcher at Chowan College. She enjoys playing volleyball, working out and sketching nature scenes. Her major is currently undecided.

We took a little time for some Q&A with Macy:

Q: Who or what got you started in softball?
A: My dad, he played baseball in college

Q: At what age did you start playing softball?
A: I was nine years old

Q: If you didn't play softball, which sport would you play?
A: Volleyball. I was the libero (defensive specialist) at my high school. I played volleyball from seventh grade until my senior year.

Q: What is your dream job?
A: Working with future professional athletes

Q: What is your favorite movie?
A: Warrior

Q: Who is your favorite athlete/athletic team?
A: St. Louis Cardinals

Q: Describe your dream vacation
A:.Going to Hawaii

Q: What is your favorite sports/softball memory?
A:  My favorite memory would have to be when my high school softball team won regionals four years in a row.

Q: Do you have any pump up or pre-game music or rituals?
A:  Listen to my playlist of pump up jams.

Q: What is the best part of playing softball at Wisconsin?
A: Putting on the big W and being part of something bigger than myself.

Q: Where is your favorite spot on campus?
A: The Lakeshore path. It's a great place to go for a run.

Q: What is your favorite ice cream flavor?
A: Cookies and Cream

Q: What is your favorite Crayola crayon color?
A: Teal

Q: What TV show do you wish you could be in?
A: Gossip Girl

Q: If you could be any person for a day, who would you be?
A: Blake Lively

Q: If you were stranded on an island and could only have three items with you, what would they be?
A: My best friend, matches and a boat...

Four C's: Character, commitment, confidence and composure

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Head coach Yvette Healy writes about celebrating Thanksgiving and the four C's of leadership in this week's Badger Blog. 

I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday with family and friends. There was a lot of cooking in the Healy house the last few weeks. We had the team over for a party a week ago. My husband Shawn and I had fun cooking beef sandwiches and baked pasta for the team and our staff. My four year old daughter Grace got to choose dessert, so we made waffle cone sundae's with the team. 

We had a house full of friends come up for the Ohio State football game right after that. It was our second tough overtime game this fall. 

Then we hosted Thanksgiving with my family in Madison. Grace and I made a few homemade apple pies and gingerbread cake pops ... both super messy, but fun. Shawn grilled a Cajun turkey outside and I did a turkey and stuffing in the oven. It was sunny and 60 all week for Thanksgiving. We had a blast playing football in the backyard while we cooked. I even got the iPad out and videotaped my nieces and nephews swings with our new Dartfish video analysis app.

We spend the rest of the weekend watching sports, and getting ready for the Holidays. We even did Christmas cookies with Santa on Sunday. We got a great photo with Santa and our daughters Maeve, who's five months old already, and Grace, who's four years old.

We leave this week for our NFCA coach's convention in Orlando, Fla. We're all looking forward to getting some new ideas and drills while finding time to catch up and connect with friends and mentors. Next week will be our last week to workout with our team before they start to prepare for finals, and then its Christmas break. 

We had a short chalk talk on leadership yesterday. Jeff Jansen has a ton of great information that we use on team leadership. Wisconsin softball has made great strides the last few years regarding team commitment. I see our athletes dedicating themselves to the team and working extremely hard, especially in the weight room. We're stronger and more fit than ever before. Working hard is a great first step in developing leadership. We spent yesterday talking about the next big stride we need to make internally. 

Jeff Jansen talks about the four C's of leadership; Character, Commitment, Confidence and Composure.

We have amazing young women here at the University of Wisconsin. Their character is so impressive, as evidenced by all of the community service and outreach that our student-athletes do. Our commitment to hard work has gone up exponentially too. 

Now the jump we need to see revolves around confidence and composure. Our squad has been young the last few years, and we've gone through some growing pains. With age and experience, needs to come more confidence and composure. We challenged our squad to focus on accountability and ownership yesterday. 

This season could be a memorable one for the entire Badger softball family if we can translate our character and commitment into confidence and composure as we battle adversity and injuries, face a tough schedule and fight for a Big Ten championship! 

Getting to know the Badgers: Ashley Van Zeeland

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She was a member of the state champion team in 2010 and her high school team ranked fifth in the nation her junior year. The righty batter was named to the Wisconsin All-Star team as well as Team Wisconsin after graduation and went on to win the state championship.

She was a three-year letterwinner in volleyball and her volleyball team won the state championship her junior year and placed second during her sophomore year. Ashley was a high school teammate of Maria Van Abel. Her major is business/accounting.

We took a little time for some Q&A with Ashley:

Q: Who or what got you started in softball?
A: My parents got me involved in softball when I was really young, because I would always play softball in my backyard with my brothers.

Q: At what age did you start playing softball?
A: 10

Q: If you didn't play softball, which sport would you play?
A: Volleyball

Q: What is your dream job?
A: Professional athlete

Q: What is your favorite movie?
A: Benchwarmers

Q: Who is your favorite athlete/athletic team?
A: Donald Drive/Green Bay Packers

Q: Describe your dream vacation
A: Mexico with my family and cousins.

Q: What is your favorite sports/softball memory?
A: Winning the Super World Series when I was 12 years old.

Q: Do you have any pump up or pre-game music or rituals?
A: Everyone stands in a circle and they each get a chance to do a dance move.

Q: What is the best part of playing softball at Wisconsin?
A: It is a great experience overall and I love the team.

Q: Where is your favorite spot on campus?
A: Camp Randall

Q: What is your favorite ice cream flavor?
A: Chocolate chip cookie dough

Q: What is your favorite Crayola crayon color?
A: Pacific blue

Q: What TV show do you wish you could be in?
A: Friends, because they always look like they are having fun and they are hilarious.

Q: If you could be any person for a day, who would you be?
A: Aaron Rodgers, because it would be amazing to be that talented, and he is a great role model.

Q: If you were stranded on an island and could only have three items with you, what would they be?
A: Matches, a tent and a laptop.

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