Eleven new softball players have signed on to continue their careers with the Dakota State Softball program this week, two from South Dakota. All of the new signees will be joining the Trojan softball team for the 2022-23 academic year. 

The two players from South Dakota to sign on to play for the Trojans this upcoming season are  Grace Ortmeier from Watertown and Grace Suttle from Crooks, playing at Tri-Valley High School. Ortmeier signed on as a Utility player and Suttle signed on as an infielder/utility. 

The two players are Education majors, with Ortmeier focusing on Elementary Education. 

Suttle was previously at Minnesota West Community and Technical College. 

The other players to sign on with the Trojans are:

Jadynn Alvarado; Thornton, Colorado (Mountain Range High School)

Major- Exercise Science

Position- Outfielder/Middle Infielder

 

Maycee Bricker; Broomfield, Colorado (Broomfield High School)

Major- Biology

Position- Pitcher/Outfielder

 

Sophia Cordova; Gilbert, Arizona (Gilbert High School)

Previously at Scottsdale Community College (Ariz.)

Major- Business Management

Position- Utility

 

Delany (Lany) Gregor; Omaha, Nebraska (Marian High School)

Major- Business Management

Position- Second Base/Shortstop

 

Hannah McFarland; Lawtey, Florida (Bradford High School)

Major- Exercise Science

Position- Outfielder

 

Grace Ortmeier; Watertown, South Dakota (Watertown High School)

Major- Elementary Education

Position- Utility

 

Roanna (Ro) Riggins; San Diego, California (Mount Miguel High School)

Major- Elementary Education

Position- First Base/Outfielder

 

Adelaide (Addie) Sanford; Aitkin, Minnesota (Brainerd High School)

Previously at Central Lakes Community College (Iowa)

Major- Elementary Education

Position- Pitcher/Infielder

 

Grace Suttle; Crooks, S.D. (Tri-Valley High School)

Previously at Minnesota West Community and Technical College

Major- Education

Position- Infielder/Utility

 

Mason Usselman; San Diego, California (Canyon Crest Academy)

Major- Biology

Position- Pitcher/Outfielder

 

Kiley Walker; Rock Springs, Wyoming (Rock Springs High School)

Major- Exercise Science

Position- Catcher/Middle Infielder