#1 Megan James
Megan James Image
Height: 5-4
Class: SR
Position: C
Major: Biology
Hometown: Oak Forest, Ill.
Previous School: Marist


2014:  Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) All-Tournament Team selection ... played in and started 38 of team's 57 games ... hit .231 (21-for-91) with a team-high tying two triples as well as two doubles and one home run ... scored 14 runs and had 16 RBI ... drew five walks and was hit-by-pitch once ... had five sacrifice hits and one sacrifice fly ... was 2-for-2 in stolen base attempts ... had a team-best 312 putouts ... also had 15 assists and just one error for a spectacular .997 fielding percentage.

2013:  Played in 53 of team's 59 games with 51 starts ... hit .255 (39-for-153) with a team-best four triples, two doubles and one home run ... scored 26 runs and had 24 RBI ... drew six walks and was second on the team with six hit-by-pitches ... 2-for-2 in stolen base attempts ... had a team-high 12 sacrifice hits ... had a team-best 350 putouts ... also had 40 assists and just six errors for a fielding percentage of .985.

2012:  SXU Hustle Award winner ... played in all 53 of team's games with 53 starts as a freshman ... hit .269 on the season (42-for-156) with five doubles and a triple ... also posted 30 runs scored and 18 RBI ... was 13 for 14 on stolen base attempts ... had 86 putouts and 24 assists.

Prep:  Played softball at Marist High School in Oak Forest, Ill.

Date of Birth: Aug. 20, 1992 ... Parents: Kim and Greg James

Roster for 2015 Softball Team
#NameCl.Pos.B/THt.HometownPrevious School
1Megan JamesSRCL/R5-4Oak Forest, Ill.Marist
2Holly HildenSRC/1BR/R5-5Belvidere, Ill.Belvidere North
3Savannah KinsellaSO2B/SSR/R5-7Munster, Ind.Andrean
5Nicole NonnemacherJRPL/R5-7Bloomington, Ill.Normal Community
6Alex BahnerSRCR/R5-8Rochester Hills, Mich.Adams
7Kasey KanagaJROF/2BL/R5-3Metamora, Ill.Metamora
8Katie SearsSROFL/L5-4Chicago, Ill.Evansville/Mother McAuley
9Erin HoulihanSROFR/R5-4Tinley Park, Ill.Lincoln-Way North
10Rebeka FergusonJRSSL/R5-9Chatham, Ill.IPFW/Heartland CC/Glenwood
11Shannon LauretSROFR/R5-6Beach Park, Ill.Zion-Benton
12Callie BrownSOP/OFR/R5-6West Des Moines, IowaValley
13Caroline KuzelFRP/OFL/R5-9Orland Park, Ill.Sandburg
16Samantha SaundersSR2BR/R5-4Burbank, Ill.Reavis
19Denise AndersonJROFL/R5-5Arvada, Colo.Ralston Valley
21Jessica ArebaloJRCR/R5-4Palos Heights, Ill.Kankakee CC/Stagg
23Amanda HainlenSR1BR/R6-0Bloomington, Ill.Heartland CC/Bloomington
26Sarah SaundersSR3BR/R5-4Burbank, Ill.Reavis
31Franchesca GraffeoSO3BR/R5-3Crestwood, Ill.Shepard
Myra Minuskin Image
Head Coach
15th season
Erin Mollohan Image
Assistant Coach
3rd season