Iona Softball BIO
13 Kimberly Chiapparelli
AS A SOPHOMORE (2017):
- Appeared in and started in all 51 games.
- Batted .190 with 26 hits and 21 RBI.
- Hit eight home runs, tying for 10th most all-time in a single season.
- Scored a season-high three runs at Saint Peter's (Apr. 30).
- Drove in a season-best four runs vs. Presbyterian (Feb. 19).
- Had two hits in a game on five occasions.
AS A FRESHMAN (2016):
- Appeared in 30 games, starting in 26 contests.
- Collected seven hits, six runs, and four runs batted in on the season.
- Went 1-2 with one run, one walk and two runs batted in against Green Bay (Mar. 12).
- Four-time varsity letter winner.
- Two-time captain.
- As a junior, she earned All-League, All-Section, and All-State honors with a .591 batting average.
- Broke a 30-year old school record for career hits with 106.
- Named one of MSG's Top 20 Players to Watch in 2014.
- As a sophomore, she was an All-League and All-Section selection for the third time after posting a .454 batting average.
- Earned All-League honors as both a freshman and eighth grader.
- Two-time All-State, All-Elite and All-League selection in field hockey.
GETTING TO KNOW KIMBERLY:
- Favorite athlete in the sport you play: Lauren Chamberlin
- Favorite athlete in general: Alex Morgan
- Favorite food: Penne Alla Vodka
- Person I would most like to meet: Derek Jeter
- Hobbies include: going to the city, paddle boarding, babysitting
- After college I plan on: working in the education industry