Ashlyn Michalak

#10 Ashlyn Michalak

Pos. P
Ht. 5'9"
Yr. Sr.
Hometown Temperance, Mich.
High School (Prev. School) Springfield (Owens C.C.)

2013: Tossed 38 innings over 15 appearances, including three starts, in her first year as a Crusader ... posted a 5.89 ERA and struck out 14 batters ... kicked off Valpo career with 2.1 innings of one-run ball Feb. 23 against Dayton ... threw 1.2 innings of scoreless softball versus a top-ten Tennessee squad Mar. 2 ... tossed 3.1 shutout innings at Stetson Mar. 10 ... struck out a season-best three batters in 4.2 innings of work against Bowling Green Apr. 9 ... came into game in relief and threw four key shutout innings in marathon win over Youngstown State May 4.

Owens C.C.: A two-year letterwinner for the Express ... named OCCAC Pitcher of the Year as a sophomore ... also an First Team All-Region and First Team All-Conference selection ... went 17-4 with a 1.56 ERA and 202 strikeouts in 2012 ... posted an 11-1 record and 77 strikeouts in just 59 innings as a freshman.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Blue Devils ... a First Team All-State honoree as a junior ... earned First Team All-District honors her final three seasons after being named to the Second Team as a freshman ... a four-time First Team All-League honoree ... holds school records for wins, strikeouts and ERA.

Personal: Ashlyn is the daughter of Jim Michalak and Robin Deibis ... major is business management ... born September 15, 1992.