East Palestine Bulldogs 2022 Softball Preview


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East Palestine Bulldogs

Head Coach: Clarence Andre
Years Head Coach (current school): 2
Record (current school): 11-11
Years Head Coach (overall): 2
Record (overall): 11-11

Assistant Coaches:
Logan Cope
Jen Andre
Kenzee Johnston
Carson Rutledge
Joclyn Fristik

Record last season: 4-7 / 11-11
League Affiliation: EOAC- Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference
Last year's playoff results: Lost to Garrettsville Garfield 1st round

Top players returning:
Soph- Alexus Robb .433 BA, 12 RBI
Sen- Gia Brestelli .302 BA, 17 RBI, 3 triples (Honorable Mention All EOAC)
Soph - Gabby Andre - .381 BA, 17 RBI, 4 Doubles, 5-4 pitching record with 42 K's. ( 2nd team all EOAC)

Top players lost:
Morgan Rutledge ( .478 BA, 29 R, 24 RBI, 2 triples , 1HR) 1st team all EOAC,
Joclyn Fristik ( .517 BA, 28 R, 24 RBI, 2 triples, 1 HR) 1st team all EOAC

New impact players:
Freshman - P/3B- Anna Yonker, C/Utility- Maddie Foster, INF - Taylor Foster
Sophomores- SS- Leila Martin, 1B- Jasmine Ludt

Final Comments:
We are a young team (1 Senior, 0 Juniors) and we have only 4 players returning that played a significant amount last. We will play hard and I expect to be competitive in most games.