Hawkeyes defeat the Spartans, 5-1, on Saturday afternoon at Pearl Field
Hawkeyes beat the Tigers for the 1st time since March 29, 2000
Whitney Repole posted both Hawkeye hits in the contest
Blank, Luna, Massey posted multiple hit games in the doubleheader
Massey earned the complete game win in the circle, struck out 6
Iowa 5, Michigan State 1 Saturday, April 19, 2014
The Hawkeyes fall to the Michigan State Spartans 1-0
The Hawkeyes defeat Missouri 3-1 in the first game of the double header
Minnesota at Iowa Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Iowa 4, Northwestern 3 Sunday, April 6, 2014
Hawk Item... Joined the team in Jan. 2012 after graduating from high school a semester early.
2013 as a Redshirt Freshman... Started 53-of-54 games -- all coming at catcher... one of six Hawkeyes to play in all 54 games... hit .217 with three home runs and 26 RBIs -- the fourth-most of any Hawkeye... posted six multi-hit games (five two-hit outings, one three-hit performance)... tied for second on the team with eight multiple-RBI games (five-2 RBI games, two-3 RBI contests, one-4 RBI game)... ranked seventh in the Big Ten in hit-by-pitches (11 total)... third in the Big Ten in runners caught stealing (12) and fourth in runners picked off (two)... led the league, in conference games only, in runners caught stealing (eight)... hit in five different spots in the batting order (4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th) -- hit fourth the most of any Hawkeye (19 times)... posted first career hit on the opening day of the season vs. Texas State -- a two-run homer... hit a walk-off grand slam in run-rule victory over Ohio State on March 10... posted two sacrifice flies in victory at Cal State Fullerton (March 2), marking a Big Ten individual season-high.
2012 as a Freshman... Redshirted... did not see any game action.
High School... Three-time Indiana all-state, all-conference and all-district selection... batted .470 with 38 RBI, six home runs and 13 doubles as a junior... hit .475 with 31 RBI and 12 doubles as a sophomore and .414 with 30 RBI and 25 runs as a freshman... holds the Penn High School records for home runs, doubles and RBI... led team to three conference titles in her career... team claimed the sectional and regional championship during her junior season before falling in semi-state.... played ASA ball for the Indiana Magic Gold 16U-18U teams... High Honor Roll member.
Personal... Born Feb. 22, 1994... daughter of James and Dana Hoffman... mother played collegiate volleyball at Olivet College in Michigan... has two siblings, Skye and Theodore... health and human physiology major.
Runs Scored: 3 at Northwestern, 4/13/13
Hits: 3 at Northwestern, 4/13/13
Doubles: 1, 5X, last at Purdue, 5/4/13
Home Runs: 1, 3X, last vs. Illinois, 4/23/13
RBI: 4 vs. Ohio State, 3/10/13
Stolen Bases: --