Seven Softballers on All-Region Teams, Including Quartet on First Team
Romero Wins B1G Softball Player of the Year; Seven Earn All-Conference
Shutdown Pitching Garners Wagner Big Ten Softball Weekly Award
Wagner's Top-10 Team Takedowns Earn B1G Softball Pitcher of the Week
Softball Fall Season Wrap with Coach Hutchins and Haylie Wagner
At Michigan ... NFCA All-America second team (pitcher/at-large, 2014) ... NFCA All-Great Lakes Region first team (pitcher, 2014) ... All-Big Ten second team (pitcher, 2014) ... Two-time Big Ten Pitcher of the Week (March 10 and 24, 2014) ... All-Big Ten second team (pitcher, 2013) ... Big Ten Pitcher (unanimous) and Freshman of the Year (2012) ... All-Big Ten first team (2012) ... NFCA All-Great Lakes Region second team (pitcher, 2012) ... Five-time Big Ten Pitcher of the Week (2012).
Junior (2014) ... NFCA All-America second team (pitcher/at-large) ... NFCA All-Great Lakes Region first team (pitcher) ... All-Big Ten second team (2014) ... Two-time Big Ten Pitcher of the Week (Mar. 10, March 24) ... Regular Season ... Posted a 24-5 record with a 1.82 ERA ... Appeared in 37 games, tossed 16 complete games and six shutouts ... Won her first 19 decisions to begin 2014 ... Posted a 5-2 record against top-10 teams ... Offensively, led the team with 11 hit-by-pitches in just 51 plate appearances ... Made two starts in the Super Regional at Florida State (May 22-23) ... Tossed 13.2 innings and earned both wins in back-to-back elimination games vs. Arizona State to help Michigan win the Tempe Regional (May 18) ... Beat San Diego State in relief by knocking in the game-winning run on a sacrifice fly (May 16) ... Defeated Illinois with a complete-game effort in the Big Ten Tournament (May 9) ... Pitched 8.1 innings while allowing one earned run and striking out ten batters in two games against Minnesota (Apr. 18-19) ... Pitched 6.0 innings while giving up one earned run in two games against Michigan State (Apr. 11&13) ... Hit a double and recorded three RBIs against Michigan State (Apr. 11) ... Threw 7.0 innings of scoreless softball while giving up only two hits and striking out seven batters against Ohio State (Apr. 5) ... Pitched 7.0 scoreless innings while striking out six batters against Penn State (Mar. 29) ... Hit one double and recorded one RBI against Penn State (Mar. 28) ... Went 2-for-2, including a home run, and scored two runs vs. Indiana (March 21)... Picked up two wins against Indiana, averaging only one baserunner per inning over eleven shutout innings (March 21-22) ... Gave up one earned run in 5.2 innings of work against Iowa State (Mar. 16) ... Threw 6.0 innings while giving up one earned run against Louisville (Mar. 15) ... Pitched 7.0 innings while striking out eight batters and only giving up one run against Texas (Mar. 8) ... Threw 7.0 innings of scoreless softball while giving up only four hits against Arizona (Mar. 7) ... Pitched 4.2 innings while giving up no earned runs and striking out three batters against Arizona State (Mar. 6) ... Pitched 3.0 scoreless innings against Utah Valley (Mar. 1) ... Pitched 2.0 scoreless innings in a 1-0 win against Kent State (Feb. 22) ... Threw 7.0 innings while giving up two hits and no earned runs against Kentucky (Feb. 22) ... Pitched 7.0 innings while giving up one earned run and only allowing two hits against Kent State (Feb. 21) ... Threw 7.0 innings of scoreless softball while striking out nine batters against Memphis (Feb. 15) ... Threw 7.0 innings while giving up one ER and recording ten strikeouts against Illinois State (Feb. 9).
Sophomore (2013) ... All-Big Ten second team (pitcher) ... Missed the first three weeks of the season with an injury ... Regular Season ... Earned the win in relief against Louisiana Lafayette in game one of the Super Regional (May 24) ... Got the five-inning complete game victory over Northwestern (May 4) ... Earned the win over Nebraska (April 27), pitching the complete game and striking out five ... Shut out Central Michigan in five innings with six strikeouts (April 23) ... Blanked Western Michigan in five innings (April 9) ... Threw a complete game and struck out six vs. Penn State (March 30) ... Pitched five innings of relief for the win against Penn State (March 29) ... Threw 8.0 innings of shutout ball vs. NC State for the win (March 16) ... Earned the save against Arizona State (March 15) ... Pitched a one-hitter against Illinois State (March 9).
Freshman (2012) ... Big Ten Pitcher (unanimous) and Freshman of the Year ... All-Big Ten first team ... NFCA Great Lakes All-Region second team ... Five-time Big Ten Pitcher of the Week ... Regular Season... Made 50 appearances in the circle ... Went 32-7 with a 1.53 ERA, setting a record for most wins by a Wolverine freshman in program history ... Threw seven complete game shutouts and combined for two more ... Picked up two saves on the year ... Hit four home runs and totaled 15 RBI at the plate ... Won all three of Michigan's games at the NCAA Regional (May 18-20), allowing just two earned runs ... Hit a grand slam against Purdue (May 12) ... Went 15-1 with a 1.77 ERA in Big Ten play ... Struck out a career-best 13 against Eastern Michigan (May 1) ... Pitched 10.0 innings at Minnesota (April 22), allowing just three earned runs and hitting game-winning home run in the 10th inning ... Picked up all three wins in Michigan's sweep of Penn State (March 24-25), allowing just six hits and three runs in 15.0 innings pitched ... Went 4-0 at the Citrus Classic (March 2-4), boasting a 0.36 ERA ... Earned the win in relief against No. 14 UCLA, pitching 2.2 socreless innings while giving up just one hit ... Picked up the win against No. 19 Auburn, throwing 7.0 shutout innings ... Also hit first career home run against the Tigers, representing the winning run ... Allowed just one hit to Virginia (March 3) in 7.0 innings of work for the win ... Started 12 games -- nine at pitcher and three at designated player ... Picked up first career win against Penn State in the Tiger Classic (Feb. 12), pitching 5.0 innings and tallying 11 strikeouts.
Prep ... Graduated from El Modena High School (2011) ... Two-time scholar athlete ... Four-year varsity letterwinner ... CIF SS Division I Award (2011) ... Bullhead City A2 Tournament MVP (3/2011) ... Earned MVP honors for the North team in the North vs. South All-Star game (2011) ... Helped El Modena to the CIF SS Division I Semifinals, carrying a .416 batting average and going 21-7 in the circle in 2011 ... Ranked 40th in the nation and 11th in the state as a junior (2010) ... Two-time Century League Pitcher of the Year (2009-10) ... Led El Modena to the Century League championship as a junior (2010) ... All-CIF SS Division I first team (2010) and second team (2009) ... Named MVP at the Woodbridge Classic Varsity Tournament, racking up 15 strikeouts in the championship game (2010) ... Three-time All-Country (2009-11) ... Century League Most Valuable Pitcher of the Year (2009) ... As a freshman, helped El Modena to its first-ever CIF SS Division II championship.
Personal ... Haylie Marie Wagner was born on April 7, 1993 ... Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology ... general studies major ... Daughter of Robert and Barbara Wagner ... Has one brother, Tyler ... Sister Kylie played softball at UNLV (2010-12).
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