Skyhawk Softball | Stephanie Nidiffer
2013: Appeared in 30 games for the Skyhawks, earning the starting nod in 17 ... Used primarily as a pinch hitter and in the designated player slot ... Had a .203 average with two home runs and seven RBI ... Drew one walk while recording one steal and scoring six runs ... Hit a home run and drove in two runs against Ole Miss on Feb. 23 ... Hit a home run against Mississippi Valley State on Feb. 22 ... Recorded 48 putouts and 10 assists ... Named to Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll.
2012: Appeared in 35 games for the Skyhawks, starting 28 … Used primarily at third base … Had a .188 batting average with 12 hits … Had a season-best two hits and two RBI against Eastern Kentucky … Recorded 96 putouts and 37 assists.
2011: Appeared in 38 games for the Skyhawks … Named to OVC All-Newcomer team … Hit .330 with one home run and 36 hits on the year … Drove in 17 RBI in 94 plate appearances.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played for coaches Lee Philips and Bill Cartwright at Goodpasture ... Played all infield positions and pitched ... Was named Most Improved in 2007 ... Won the Heart Award for Best Effort in 2008 and 2009 ... Named first-team All-Midstate in 2009 ... Earned the District 8-AA Tournament MVP in 2009 ... Helped Goodpasture win four consecutive district titles, four consecutive regional crowns and three state championships (2006, 2007 and 2008) ... Helped the Cougars make it back to the state title game in 2009.
SUMMER BALL: Played for Tennessee Rampage and the Tennessee Ballhawks.
PERSONAL: Is the daughter of Jeff and Shawn Nidiffer ... Born on Sept. 11, 1992 ... Received numerous academic awards ... Was among the Top 20 percent in her senior class ... Majoring in agriculture.