User Login    
 + Register
PDQ Cleaning
Sports : Mizzou Softball Adds Former Norborne Lady Pirate To Pitching Staff
Posted by Tom on 2014/8/7 11:10:00 (322 reads) News by the same author

University of Missouri softball coach Ehren Earleywine has announced the addition of former Norborne High School pitcher Cheyenne Baxter, as a transfer signing for the 2014 season.

Click to see original Image in a new window


Baxter, while at Norborne, was a Class 1 second-team all-state selection as a senior in 2012. As a freshman at the University of Nebraska-Omaha this past spring, she recorded a 4-1 record, working as the #2 pitcher on the Mavericks staff.

The 6 foot right-hander was named the CLAA Conference player of the year in 2012, gaining a record of 20-2. As a junior infielder in 2011, Cheyenne earned second-team all-state recognition. That season, the Lady Pirates finished 26-1.

In addition to her softball excellence, Baxter was a Class 1 all-state basketball player in her senior season, and also ran track for Norborne High School.

Coach Earleywine said that "getting a third pitcher was our top priority this offseason, and we're so thankful to have landed Cheyenne. Not only does she have great potential, but she's an in-state kid who will take great pride in playing at Mizzou".

After signing with the Tigers, Baxter said,
"I'm excited to come to Mizzou because I love the atmosphere in Columbia. Most of my family is made up of Mizzou alums, and it's basically been a dream of mine to play for Mizzou. I really like the coaching staff because they are some of the best in the nation. I think they will do a great job of bringing out my full potential"

Baxter will have three years of eligibility, beginning with the 2014-2015 season, at Missouri.

Printer Friendly Page Send this Story to a Friend Create a PDF from the article


Other articles
2014/12/24 11:21:13 - Jamesport Names Lighting Contest Winners
2014/12/24 11:17:21 - Knox County Seeking Family Information On Recently Deceased Man
2014/12/24 10:54:51 - Milan Elks Lodge To Host A Free Christmas Day Lunch
2014/12/24 10:47:37 - Chillicothe Man Wins $100,000 Missouri Lottery Prize
2014/12/24 10:40:12 - Governor Nixon Seeks Agricultural Opportunities With Cuba
2014/12/24 10:34:28 - Iowa Man Injured In I-35 Wreck Near Cameron
2014/12/24 10:32:01 - Truck Accident Kills Plattsburg Man
2014/12/24 10:28:55 - Sullivan County Accident Injures Two
2014/12/24 10:20:00 - Odom To Return To Mizzou As Steckel's Replacement
2014/12/24 10:10:00 - Crowe's Buzzer-Beater Sends Southwest Wildcats To Tuesday Morning Sweep
2014/12/24 9:52:19 - Michaelis Scores 10 As Mizzou Women Earn 10th Win
2014/12/24 9:44:56 - Temple Of Doom : KU Drilled in South Philadelphia
2014/12/24 9:30:00 - Trenton Hoops Teams Split Holiday Hoops Games
2014/12/24 9:20:00 - Loss To Pittsburgh Leaves Chiefs Playoff Hopes In Peril
2014/12/24 9:12:21 - CSU-Pueblo Wins D-2 Title At Sporting Park
2014/12/24 8:50:38 - Area Gas Prices Fall Below $2.00/Gallon
2014/12/24 8:39:26 - NCMC Offices Close Until January
2014/12/24 8:23:04 - Carrollton Woman Injured After Car Hits Deer
2014/12/24 8:20:31 - Grundy County Sheriff's Department Selling History Books
2014/12/24 8:20:00 - Department Of Corrections Garden Program Sets New Record
2014/12/24 8:10:00 - NCMC Upward Bound Coordinator To Resign
2014/12/24 8:02:44 - Royals Secure Outright Waivers On Sierra, Coleman
2014/12/23 7:23:44 - McHargue To Run For Re-Election As Trenton Mayor
2014/12/22 9:40:00 - Brookfield Woman Wins Missouri Lottery Cash Prize
2014/12/22 9:33:22 - Ketcham Community Center Announces Special Holiday Hours
2014/12/22 7:40:00 - Bethany Veterinarian Receives Agriculture Award
2014/12/22 7:30:00 - Trenton Accident Injures Two Women
2014/12/20 21:31:01 - Rice's Buzzer-Beater Earns Illinois Braggin' Rights Over Mizzou
2014/12/20 21:30:00 - Sierra Michaelis Has "Career Night", Mizzou Wins At Wake Forest
2014/12/20 21:27:53 - Haney Refiles For Chillicothe's Mayoral Position



Bookmark this article at these sites

                   

Listen to KTTN-FM