Softball Bio

Cassie Young

Senior ('18)
Hometown - South Bend, Indiana
High School - Mishawaka Marian
Major - Business Administration

As a junior (2017): Started in each of the team's 39 games... led the team in batting average (.448), slugging percentage (.595), on-base percentage (.492), average with runners in scoring position (.455) and shared team-high honors for RBI (29)... second on team in runs scored (35), hits (52), triples (4), and total bases (69)... posted a season-high four hits against Kalamazoo... boasted a homerun against Western Connecticut... recorded a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage on 56 chances... second on team in multiple-hit games (15) and multiple RBI games (7) and added a seven-game hitting streak... NFCA first team All-Region first team All-MIAA... MIAA Conference MVP... Top 50 Watchlist

As a sophomore (2016): Started in each of the team's 37 games... led the Belles in batting average (.492), hits (60), doubles (12), and RBI (34)... second in runs scored (36), total bases (79), and slugging percentage (.648)... registered a .983 fielding percentage while leading all outfielders with 53 putouts... had 21 multi-hit games and 10 multi-RBI games to lead the team in both categories... tied for team-high honors with a 12-game hitting streak... had at least one hit in 31 games... led the MIAA in batting averagae (.463) and total hits (25)... was in the top ten in the conference in doubles, runs scored, and on-base percentage... went a combined 7-for-7 with four runs scored, three RBI, and a double in a pair of games at Manchester... Saint Mary's Athlete of the Week... MIAA Academic Honor Roll... two-time MIAA Position Player of the Week... MIAA Most Valuable Player... First Team All-MIAA... First Team All-Region

As a freshman (2015): Started in each of the team's 37 games in the outfield... led the team in batting average (.413), at bats (126), hits (52), and stolen bases (9)... was second in runs scored (34), total bases (67), and on-base percentage (.427)... had a .985 fielding percentage and led all outfielders on the team with 61 putouts and six assists... was tied for seventh in MIAA batting average (.464)... tied for second among conference players in hits (26)... fifth in runs scored (20)... posted an eight-game hitting streak from March 28 through April 4... had at least one hit in 27 games... registered multiple hits in 17 games... went 4-for-5 with two doubles, three runs batted in, and two runs scored in game two against Kalamazoo... hit a walk-off grand slam in game one against the Hornets... Saint Mary's Athlete of the Week... Second Team All-MIAA

High School Honors: 2014 Northern Indiana Conference Co-MVP... First Team All-Conference 2012, 2013, and 2014... Second Team All-State 2014