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15 Morgan Allison
B/T: R/R
Height: 5-10
Class: SR
Position: OF
Major: Elementary Education
Hometown: South Bend, IN
Previous School: Riley

2016 at Taylor: Appeared in 53-of-55 games, starting 52 of those for the Trojans as a junior, primarily in left field…Collected 13 hits on the season, including one double, two triples and two home runs…Batted .160 with an on-base percentage of .247…Scored 19 runs and drove in nine more, while posting a .296 slugging percentage…Tallied two multi-hit games on the season, including a 2-for-3 day against Reinhardt (Ga.) with two runs scored, a home run and an RBI…Stole four bases on her four attempts…Led the squad with six sacrifice hits…Recorded a .949 fielding percentage, tallying 54 putouts on 59 chances.

2015 at Taylor: The sophomore outfielder played in 50 contests and started in 49 for Taylor as the Trojans finished with a record of 36-16…Batted .243 on the year with an on-base percentage of .323 and slugging percentage of .486…Saw her power numbers increase in 2015 by totaling eight doubles and nine home runs in 144 at-bats…Her nine long balls tied for the lead on the Taylor squad and ranked third in the Crossroads League…Drove in 26 runs and came around to score 25 of her own…Walked 15 times and led TU with six sacrifice bunts…Stole six bases in eight attempts...Made the transition to left field after playing primarily in right field during the 2014 season and posted a .904 fielding percentage in 73 chances…3-for-4 with two runs scored and a three-run home run in the fourth inning of TU’s 11-3 win over Goshen on March 20…Went 2-for-4 with a double, a three-run home run, two runs scored and five RBI in the 15-4 road win over Saint Francis on April 6.

2014 at Taylor: Played in 51 games and started in 41 as an outfielder…Taylor finished 42-17 overall for the most wins in program history for a season, highlighted by a Crossroads League regular season and tournament title and the program’s first win in the NAIA National Tournament, a 4-3 victory in extra-innings over Georgetown (Ky.)…Allison ranked No. 20 in the Crossroads League with a .352 batting average, 16th in the league with a .533 slugging percentage and 25th with a .402 on-base percentage…Drove in 22 runs on 43 hits…Scored 28 runs on the season and had five home runs for the Trojans…Was third in the Crossroads League with a total of 19 stolen bases on 21 attempts...Posted a .958 fielding percentage, making just one error on 24 chances…Went 1-for-3 with four RBIs in Taylor’s 5-1 Crossroads League Tournament win against Bethel, blasting a grand slam in the opening inning over the left field fence…Was 1-for-3 with a walk and two runs scored in Taylor’s momentous win over Georgetown in the National Tournament.

Prep: Allison is a native of South Bend, Indiana and attended Riley High School…Lettered three years in softball…A team captain and First-Team All-Indiana nominee…Played club softball with Twist…Kiwanis award winner…A cum laude graduate and winner of both a teaching award and leadership award at Riley.

Personal: Daughter of Brad and Julie Allison…Majoring in elementary education at Taylor.

2017 Softball Roster
Roster for 2017 Softball Team
#NameCl.Pos.B/THt.HometownPrevious School
1Hannah RobbinsSRP/1BR/R5-8Woodburn, INWoodlan
2Hannah SimmonsSOOFL/R5-2Hartford City, INBlackford
3Andi StewartSO2B/OFL/R5-1Franklin, INWhiteland Community
4Abby SmithSOUTI/CL/R5-7Bourbonnais, ILBradley-Bourbonnais
5Courtney MoriartySOP/OFR/R5-7Greenwood, INCenter Grove
6Lyndsey CornellFROFL/R5-3Vinton, IAVinton-Shellsburg
7Alex LovelaceSROFL/R5-7Greenwood, INGreenwood Community
8Erin CozadFR1B/OFR/R5-10Elko, MNLakeville South
10Davis CarterJRC/1BR/R5-9Greenwood, INGreenwood Community
11Briley SpencerSR1B/CR/R5-10Bloomington, ILTremont
12Lauren EhleSRC/3BR/R5-5New Haven, INWoodlan
13Paige WilsonFR1B/PR/L5-6Greenwood, INGreenwood Community
14Hannah CastorSOOF/2BR/R5-6North Vernon, INJennings County
15Morgan AllisonSROFR/R5-10South Bend, INRiley
17Blakelee SteebFRP/INFR/R5-4Indianapolis, INLutheran
18Cassie KuizinJRSSR/R5-4Springfield, ILSacred-Heart Griffin
19Cassidy DrabekFRPR/R5-9Lockport, ILLockport Township
20Jessie BrittSR3BR/R5-7Indianapolis, INBen Davis
21Anna GundersonSR2B/OFR/R5-3Greenwood, INCenter Grove
22Olivia HostetlerSOOFL/R5-6Woodburn, INWoodlan
23Justice CarmichaelSOOFR/R5-5Indianapolis, INScecina
24Maddie CornellSRPR/R5-6Vinton, IAVinton-Shellsburg
27Taylor WilsonFR3B/OFR/R5-9Indianapolis, INFranklin Central
28Dani WyseFRP/1BR/R5-9Indianapolis, INFranklin Central
32Jen MorganFRSS/2BR/R5-3Spencer, INOwen Valley
33Olivia WinnFR3B/CR/R5-2Elwood, INTipton
34Karissa CrisenberyFROFR/R5-7West Unity, OHHilltop
36Emily ThompsonFROFL/R5-3Muncie, INDelta
74Taylor KoeglerFR3B/OFR/R5-2Kendallville, INEast Noble
Record: 39-18 Home: 17-2 Away: 21-11 Neutral: 1-5 Crossroads: 27-7