#11 Damon Softcheck
Damon Softcheck Image
Height: 5-9
Weight: 180
Class: SR
Position: IF
Major: Biology
Hometown: Joliet, Ill.
Previous School: Triton JC/Joliet West


2014 at SXU:  Played in 31 of team's 51 games with 25 starts ... hit .211 (16-for-76) with two doubles ... scored 14 runs and had five RBI ... drew four walks ... had three sacrafice bunts and one sacrafice fly ... was 2-for-2 in stolen base attempts ... made 45 putouts with 64 assists and had a .948 fielding percentage.

2013 at Triton JC:  Played in 47 of team's 49 games ... hit .281 (43-for-153) with three doubles and one triple ... scored a team-best 50 runs and had 23 RBI ... drew 15 walks and was hit-bt-pitch 17 times ... had an on-base-percentage of .401 ... was 16-for-20 in stolen base attempts ... had 106 assists and 71 putouts and a .903 fielding percentage.

2012 at Triton JC:  Played in 33 of team's 51 games as a freshman ... hit .369 (38-for-103) with nine doubles ... scored 27 runs and had 18 RBI ... drew 11 walks and was hit-by-pitch four times ... had a .445 on-base-percentage ... was 7-for-9 on stolen base attempts ... had 31 putouts with 44 assists and only three errors for a .962 fielding percentage.

Prep:  Played baseball at Joliet West High School in Joliet, Ill.

Date of Birth: March 13, 1993 ... Parents: Dan and Mary Sue Softcheck

Roster for 2015 Baseball Team
#NameCl.Pos.B/THt.Wt.HometownPrevious School
1Alec BarnhartJRSSL/R6-0190Hometown, Ill.Oak Lawn Community
2Dan WetzelSRPR/R6-0165Tinley Park, Ill.Providence Catholic
6Jim AugleJROFL/L6-0195Oak Lawn, Ill.Richards
8Declan DennehySO2B/3BR/R5-11185Chicago, Ill.Ave Maria/Mount Carmel
9Casey PappSRCR/R6-1180Joliet, Ill.Joliet JC/Providence Catholic
10Ryan PellackSOCR/R5-11175Tinley Park, Ill.Lincoln-Way North
11Damon SoftcheckSRIFR/R5-9180Joliet, Ill.Triton JC/Joliet West
14Matthew McKenzieFRPL/L6-0160Oak Forest, Ill.Marist
15Jeremy DryierSOP/IFR/R6-0180Alsip, Ill.Shepard
18Steve CarrabottaJRCFR/R5-9175Tinley Park, Ill.Andrew
22Erik EggertFRP/OFR/L6-1200Tinley Park, Ill.Lincoln-Way North
24Nick NowakFRCL/R5-9160Palos Hills, Ill.Stagg
25Bryan VillanovaSR3B/CL/R5-11225Chicago, Ill.St. Laurence
26Jacob WimmerFR3BR/R6-2170Hickory Hills, Ill.Stagg
27Tom HayesSO1B/CL/R6-1205Crestwood, Ill.Mt. Carmel
29Bryan PolakSOOFR/R6-2200Alsip, Ill.Marist
30Kyle SabieFRPL/L6-1200Huntley, Ill.Huntley
31Tyler HebelFRIF/PR/R6-1195Waterloo, Ill.Waterloo
32Ian WoodworthSOPR/R6-0180Worth, Ill.Marist
34Eric WestSO3BR/R5-9190Midlothian, Ill.Bremen
38Jack SuraneSRPR/R6-2205Lockport, Ill.Lockport Township
41Adam SamadSO1BR/R6-3205Alsip, Ill.Illinois Tech/Shepard
45Robin ProkaskiSOPL/R6-3205Orland Park, Ill.Sandburg
46Jacob SlusinskiFROFR/R6-0175Oak Lawn, Ill.Oak Lawn Community
48Drey DevereauxFROFR/R5-9175Hobart, Ind.Hobart
49Michael O'SullivanFRPR/R6-5180Downers Grove, Ill.Downers Grove South
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