Ten players earn All-America Scholar Athlete honors from NFCA
Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award
Gonzalez, Harker and Spivey earn first-team honors; Glenn and Wunderlich earn honorable mention nods
SIU searching for first tournament title since 1991
SIU secures first-round bye in MVC tournament
SIU vs. Indiana State, 5/3/14, Senior Day
SIU at Wichita State, 4/27/14
SIU at Wichita State, 4/26/14
Softball vs. Bradley
Softball vs. Bradley (Senior Day)
At Southern Illinois
2014 / Senior
Honorable Mention MVC Scholar-Athlete
Played in 48 games and started 42 ... MVC Scholar-Athlete Honorable Mention team selection ... Went a perfect 15-for-15 in stolen base attempts ... Led the team and ranked fifth in the MVC in stolen bases ... Sixth on the team with a .287 average ... Fifth on the team with 22 runs scored ... Hit .300 in non-conference play and .388 in games won ... Hit .455 as a leadoff hitter ... Sixth on the team with six multi-hit games.
2013 / Junior
Played in 45 games making 12 starts in the outfield...also made several appearances as a pinch hitter and a pinch runner...went 13-for-44 for a .295 batting average with 17 runs scored...went 2-for-3 with a pair of RBI at Austin Peay (March 12).
At Lake Land College
Earned NJCAA All-American recognition both seasons, including Third-Team honors in 2011 and Second-Team honors in 2012...also earned All-Region 24 and Region 24 All-Tournament honors both seasons...LLC went a combined 96-18 in her two seasons...helped the Lakers to back-to-back District and Region titles with consecutive NJCAA National Tournament appearances, including a fifth-place finish in 2011...finished with a two-year batting average of .436 and an on-base percentage of .467...recorded 150 hits in two seasons with 60 RBI and 120 runs scored...also stole 39 bases in two seasons...recorded a .949 fielding percentage in the outfield with a combined 110 putouts...was also a two-time Academic All-American.
At Mattoon High School
Helped the Green Wave to a combined 89-18 record in three varsity seasons...earned All-Big 12 Conference honors all three seasons...hit .460 as a senior, earning Special Mention All-State honors as well as All-Area honors from the Decatur Herald and Review and Mizuno Super 60 Team honors...helped Mattoon to the state championship game in 2008 where the Green Wave finished second...was also a Big 12 Scholar Athlete and a four-year member of the High Honor Roll.
Full name is Michelle Elizabeth Glenn...daughter of James and Laura Glenn...majoring in elementary education...has one brother and one sister...born Feb. 5, 1992.