Assistant Softball Coach Jenna Roberts talks about what brought her to NIU and what it means to coach here in DeKalb.
2014: Saw action in 41 games as the team's primary pinch runner...Made one start at catcher against Buffalo (4/27)...Scored 15 runs, including one run in six of seven games from March 11 to March 23...Stole two bases on the year.
2013: Played in 56 of 58 games, starting 56 at catcher, one at third base and another as the designated player...Tallied seven multi-hit games, including a career-high 3-for-3 performance against Eastern Michigan (4/14/13)...Went 1-for-2 with a career-high four RBIs and a run scored versus Western Michigan (3/29/13)...Established career highs in hits (35), runs (19), doubles (11), home runs (2) and RBIs (25)...Ranked third on the team in doubles and fifth in runs batted in.
2012: Participated in 43 games for the Huskies, making 24 starts at catcher and two in the outfield...Also made appearances at pinch runner, pinch hitter and designated hitter...Had 64 at bats, driving in eight runs on 15 hits, scoring nine times...Versus Eastern Michigan, had three hits for one run (4/6/12)...Established career highs in hits (15), doubles (2), triples (1) and RBIs (8)...Ended the season with a .234 batting average.
2011: Played in 28 of 53 games...Started twice in the outfield...Pinch-ran 24 times...Drew a pair of walks at Western Illinois (4/26/11).
High School: Garnered first team all-area honors as a senior...Selected to Central Suburban League second team in 2009 and 2010...Back-to-back Glenbrook South team MVP, earning the team triple crown award in as a senior...Played travel ball for the Fireworks and the Eugene Lenti.
Personal: Daughter of Sheila McNulty and Craig Oswald. Major: Biology. Birthday: July 22, 1992