Iona Softball BIO
25 Marisa Gergel
AS A SOPHOMORE (2017):
- All-MAAC Academic Team selection.
- All-MAAC First Team selection.
- Appeared in 47 games, starting in 42 of them.
- Finished the season batting .304 and a team-leading .404 on base percentage.
- Gergel drew a team-high 20 walks and laid down a team-best six sacrifice bunts.
- Her 20 walks rank for the 10th most all-time in a single season.
- Batted .365 in conference games, playing in 18 of them and starting in 16 contests.
- Scored three runs on two occasions: at Penn (Mar. 25) and at Saint Peter's (Apr. 30).
- Twice garnered three hits: vs. Maryland (Mar. 10) and at Saint Peter's (Apr. 30).
- Drove in two runs on five separate occasions.
- Had four games with two or more walks.
AS A FRESHMAN (2016):
- All-MAAC Rookie Team selection.
- Appeared in 39 games, starting in 37 contests.
- Finished the season with a .343 batting average in 108 at-bats.
- Had 11 multi-hit games this season.
- Had 13 walks on the season compared to just 12 strikeouts.
- Had 37 hits on the season, including two doubles.
- Went 2-4 with two runs and a runs batted in against Youngstown State (Feb. 27).
- Went 3-4 with two runs scored against Santa Clara (Mar. 19).
- Went 4-4 with three RBI and two runs score against Rider (Apr. 10).
- Second Team All-League selection in the outfield.
- Third Team selection as a sophomore.
- Honorable mention recognition as a freshman.
GETTING TO KNOW MARISA:
- Favorite athlete in the sport you play: Jackie Traina
- Favorite athlete in general: Russell Wilson
- Favorite food: bagels
- Person I would most like to meet: Laura Chamberlain
- Hobbies include: crossfit
- After college I plan on: getting a job in New York City
|High School:||Council Rock North|