Tatum Spangler - Softball - University of Kentucky Athletics 5


  • position Utility
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Henderson, Nevada
  • High school Coronado HS
  • Named Nevada Softball Gatorade Player of the Year in 2018, Las Vegas Sun Female Athlete of the Year in 2018 and her high school Female Athlete of the Year in 2018.
  • Helped Coronado High School to a Southeast Division championship in her freshman season and a third-place finish in the State Championships her junior year.
  • This past season, she hit .513 with a .606 OBP, 49 runs scored, 56 RBI’s to lead the team, six home runs and five stolen bases. She also pitches, where she had a 1.29 ERA in 119 innings with 184 strikeouts and a no-hitter.
  • At her high school, she set the program record for batting average (.523), hits (249), triples (26), home runs (26),runs scored (214), ERA (1.64) and strikeouts (506). Set the Nevada state record for career hits (249) and doubles (27).
  • Has been named a team captain the past two seasons, and was named first team All-State the last 3 years and second team her freshman year. She was the season MVP of her high school for the last 2 years and was the Nevada Preps Softball Player of the Year in 2018 and the Nevada Preps Pitcher of the Year for the Sunrise Region in 2018 and 2017. Earned her a spot on the MaxPreps High School All American 1st Team in 2018.
  • Also lettered in volleyball her senior year and played her sophomore and freshman years, where she was the offensive MVP her freshman season. She was team captain for volleyball and named the Coronado Cougar Award and led her team to a second-place finish at the Sunrise League Championships.
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