Softball Signees for the 2017-2018 Season
The Comets softball team would like to announce the signing of Ashlyn Robertson of Nixa Missouri. Ashlyn is a standout at Nixa high school and for the Regal Athletics tournament softball team. At Nixa high school Ashlyn is a 3 time Academic All-State award winner and a three year starting catcher. Ashlyn has a career high school batting average of .376 and is third all-time in RBI, 5th all-time in HR, and 5th all-time in total hits. In 2016 Ashlyn was an All Conference, All Region, and All District selection at the catching position.
Ashlyn is a tremendous addition to the Cottey family in the classroom and on the field. We are incredibly excited about her power, softball IQ, and her passion and dedication for the game. Congratulations Ashlyn and welcome to Cottey!
Sage and Cailin Fluty
The Comets Softball Team is proud to announce the signing of Sage (pictured left) and Cailin (pictured right) Fluty of Stillwater Oklahoma. Both Sage and Cailin attend Stillwater High School and were voted Oklahoma Vype Magazine “Fan Favorites”. The sisters were able to help take Stillwater to Regionals last fall! Sage is primarily an outfielder and will be able to catch as well while Cailin is a true utility player and can play just about every position. We cannot say how excited we are to add two exceptional students and two exceptional people to our 2017 class. Both young women work incredibly hard and show extreme determination on the field. Welcome to the Cottey Softball Family!!!!
The Comets softball team is excited to welcome Katie Fernandez (SS, 2B, OF) to the 2017 class. Katie currently attends Perry High School in Queen Creek Arizona and is looking forward to continuing her softball career with the Comets! Katie is an outstanding student athlete that will bring much needed speed, strength, and versatility to the 2017 class. We know Katie will make a tremendous impact and can’t wait to have her join us in the fall!
Alexis will be making a tremendous impact in the Cottey community on and off the field. Alexis will be graduating from La Habra high school in La Habra California and is an offensive standout from the OC Batbusters organization. Alexis brings outstanding defense and a fantastic middle of the order bat to the program as well as experience playing at an extremely high travel level. Her love and passion for the game, softball IQ, and tremendous experience will be incredible additions to the program. We are very excited to add Alexis to an incredibly skilled, talented, and hard working 2017 class.
Aymee will be coming to Cottey from Stockdale High School in Bakersfield California. Aymee is the starting pitcher for her high school team and pitches for the 18u Firecrackers (Keene) travel team. Her experience playing with the Firecrackers and competing at a very high level will be a tremendous boost to our program in the circle and in the outfield. Aymee is a left handed power hitter that also slaps as well. We are excited to welcome Aymee to Cottey!
Kirsten is an outstanding student and will be the number 1 pitcher for state title contending Whitehall High School this spring. Kirsten also pitches and plays 3B for the Arkansas Fearless travel program. Kirsten brings tremendous experience pitching and hitting at a very high level for the Fearless and brings grit, determination, and outstanding command of the circle. Her passion for the game will show and we are very much looking forward to her taking the ball this Fall for the Comets!
Emily will be making a huge impact on the volleyball court and the softball field in 2017-18 for the Comets! Emily pitches and plays 3B for Wheaton High School while playing travel softball for the Psychos. On the court Emily was an All-State Volleyball player during her senior year! The program is excited to add Emily’s work ethic, determination, and winning experience to the program and cannot wait to see Emily in the circle for us next season.
On November 9th Lindsey Boord signed her letter of intent with the Cottey College Softball team! Lindsey, a 2017 graduate of Staley high school, is a first team All-Conference selection and is recognized on the Second All-District team as well. Lindsey is also a member of the National Honor Society and is the Senior Class Vice President at Staley. Lindsey brings tremendous experience as she was a member of the 2015 Class 4A State Championship Staley team and had the benefit of being a part of a talented group that has won their conference the last 3 years. Cottey is excited to add Lindsey’s outstanding academic, leadership, and softball skills to an extremely talented 2017 class. Go Comets!