Softball

ErinCoffel

  • position Shortstop
  • class Senior
  • Hometown Bremen, Ind.
  • High school Bremen HS
  • 2022 (Sophomore): Second Team NFCA All-America … First Team All-SEC … NFCA National Player of the Week and SEC Co-Player of the Week (4/19/22) … UK’s leading hitter in the SEC … Tied personal and school highs with two HR’s and six RBI in UK’s win over Jacksonville … Scored a run in 18 of the last 26 games … HR in the top of the 8th with a 3-run shot to win the game for Kentucky at #20 LSU, securing a 2-0 lead in the series … Hit .700 in the Arkansas series with three HR’s and five RBI … UK’s leader in RBI for the season … 4 games of 4+ RBI
  • 2021 (Freshman): NFCA All-Region … Second Team All-SEC, SEC All-Freshman Team … D1Softball National Freshman of the Week (2/15) … SEC Freshman of the Week (2/21) … SEC Freshman of the Week (5/4) … Has 16 home runs this year, a new freshman UK record. … Tied the school record with two HR’s and six RBI in a single game vs. New Mexico State at THE Spring Games on Feb. 26. Then did the exact same thing, tying the school single-game HR record and RBI record on April 3 vs. Tennessee. … 11 multi-run games this season, and 14 multi-hit games … 25 extra-base hits … Five of the first six games this season were multi-hit games for Coffel this year
  • Pre-College: Ranked as the No. 7 player nationally by FLOsoftball, one of the highest-ranked recruits ever to sign with Kentucky
  • Indiana Gatorade Player of the Year for 2019 and 2020
  • First Team All-State her sophomore and junior years of high school, hitting .593 and .621 in those two seasons
  • NIC Conference MVP her sophomore and junior seasons
  • Helped lead her team to a 2018 Indiana Class 2A Softball State Runner-up finish and in 2019 to a Indiana Class 2A Softball State Championship
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