2014 UCCS Softball Roster > Jennifer Dykstra

Jennifer Dykstra

Number10
ClassSo.
PositionSS
Height5-8
HometownLittleton, Colo.
Prev. SchoolLittleton HS
Bats/ThrowsRight/Right

Statistics

Batting Statistics
Season     AVG  GP-GS    AB   R   H  2B  3B  HR RBI   TB  SLG%  BB HBP  SO GDP   OB%  SF  SH  SB-ATT   PO   A   E  FLD% 
2005      .347  48-48   144  21  50  11   1   8  33   87  .604  15   2  31   0  .414   1   0  12-17    93  95  13  .935
2004      .404  52-52   171  41  69  16   2   6  40  107  .626   7   4  20   3  .437   1   3  12-14    85 115  11  .948
2003      .347  48-48   144  30  50  11   2   0  18   65  .451  16   2  24   0  .420   0   4   7-9     96 120  15  .935
2002      .267  48-48   135  12  36   5   1   1  20   46  .341  18   2  14   0  .361   0   1   2-5     98  94  21  .901

Pitching Statistics
Season    ERA   W-L   APP  GS  CG SHO/CBO SV    IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO  2B  3B  HR   AB B/Avg   WP HBP  BK  SFA SHA

Fielding Statistics
Season      C   PO   A   E   FLD%  DPs  SBA CSB   SBA%   PB  CI
2005      201   93  95  13   .935    7    0   0    ---    0   0
2004      211   85 115  11   .948    4    0   0    ---    0   0
2003      231   96 120  15   .935    6    0   0    ---    0   0
2002      213   98  94  21   .901    2    0   0    ---    0   0

Notes:

2004:Was named All-RMAC first team ... Was named to the All-RMAC Tournament team ... Ranked third in the RMAC in hitting with a .404 average ... Was second in the conference in hits with 69 ... Tied with teammate Kara Rainey for the conference lead in doubles with 16 ... Was second in the RMAC in RBI with 40 ... Tied for third in the conference with six home runs ... Also played incredible defense committing just seven errors at shortstop ... Went 3-for-4 and drove in a career-high four runs in the first game of a double header at State on Mar 6 ... In the second game she was 2-for-4 with a home run and two RBI ... had three RBI vs. Mesa State on Mar 13 ... Had a 14 game hitting streak from Mar 6 to Mar 21 ... Went 4-for-4 with three doubles and two RBI vs. St. Olaf on Mar 25 ... Went deep vs. Nebraska-Kearney on Mar 28 ... Went 2-for-3 with a pair of home runs and three RBI vs. Colorado State-Pueblo on Apr 21.

2003: Named academic All-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference ... Received All-RMAC honorable mention honors for her performance on the field ... Finished second on the team in hitting with a .347 average ... Added 18 RBI, 11 doubles and seven stolen bases ... Her .420 on base percentage was the second best on the team and was 10th best in the RMAC ... Went 3-for-4 with an RBI triple against Regis on Apr 5 2003 ... Had three hits and two RBI vs. New Mexico Highlands on Apr 18 2003 ... Went 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles vs. Fort Hays State on Apr 26, 2003.

2002: Battled injuries for most of the season, but still started in 48 games, all but one coming at shortstop ... Hit .267 with one home run and five doubles ... Drove in 20 runs, the highest total of any returning player ... Led the team in walks with 18 ... Had an on-base percentage of .361, third highest among everyday players ... Had 94 assists to lead the team ... Had seven multiple-hit games ... Had a hit in her first college game, going 1-for-2 with a walk against Colorado Mines on 2/02/02 ... Went a combined 3-for-6 with a home run and four RBI in a double-header with Colorado Mines on 3/9/02 . Had five hits and a pair of RBI at the Washburn Tournament 3/15/02-3/16/02 ... Went 2-for-2 with a stolen base against Mesa State on 3/20/02 ... Went a combined 4-for-7 with four RBI and two runs in a double-header with Colorado College 4/4/02 ... Went 4-for-5 with two doubles and a pair of RBI in a double-header vs. New Mexico Highlands on 4/07/02 ... Didn't play during the fall season while rehabilitating her knee

Pre UCCS Notes:

Before CU-Colorado Springs: Two-time team captain and MVP at Littleton High School ... Was twice named second-team All-State ...¦ Club team was state champions and third place in the region in 2000.

Personal Notes:

Personal:Has not decided upon a major... Has a brother, Nick, and a sister, Michelle ... Enjoys sports, golf, racquetball, music and being with friends ... Parents are Kathy and Bill Dykstra ... Born July 6, 1983.

Stories featuring Jennifer Dykstra

March 4, 2010Adjustments Made to TV Broadcast ScheduleThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Information Technology Department announced Thursday that the broadcast schedule for two televised softball games have been altered. All games will be aired on Comcast Channel 20.The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Information Technology Department announced Thursday that the broadcast schedule for two televised softball games have been altered. All games will be aired on Comcast Channel 20.
January 29, 20062006 Softball PreviewHaving lost seven seniors, including four All-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference performers and the reigning NCAA home run record holder, many expect the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team to take a step backward in 2006. That notion brings a smile, or maybe more of a smirk, to Mountain Lions' coach Scott Peterson's face.
May 9, 2005Krebs, Colton named RMAC Player and Pitcher of the yearUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs seniors Crystal Krebs and Amber Colton were named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference's Player and Pitcher of the Year, the conference announced Tuesday.
May 7, 2005Loss in RMAC title game ends seasonA season of promise ended Saturday as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team was eliminated from the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Tournament.
May 6, 2005Berg's clutch hit lifts LionsCharlene Berg belted a two-run, game-winning double to left center in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift the lethargic University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Mountain Lions to a 4-3 victory over Nebraska-Kearney in the second round of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Tournament Friday.
May 1, 2005Split with Highlands ends regular seasonThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs concluded its regular-season schedule Sunday with a doubleheader split against the New Mexico Highlands Cowgirls at Las Vegas, N.M. The Mountain Lions won the first game 11-4 and lost the nightcap 7-1.
April 23, 2005Top, bottom of order shine in sweep of Fort LewisKara Rainey and Brianna Workman had six hits each and Charlene Berg belted two home runs to lift the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a doubleheader sweep of the Fort Lewis Skyhawks Saturday at Aspen Field. The Mountain Lions were pushed to extra innings in the opener, taking nine innings to win 4-2. They won the nightcap 8-1.
April 20, 2005Carlson's slam helps UCCS sweep CSU-PuebloBrittni Carlson hit two home runs, including her second grand slam in less than a week, as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs swept the Colorado State-Pueblo Thunderwolves 7-2 and 7-3 Wednesday evening at Mountain Lion Field.
April 16, 2005Krebs Breaks Record in Sweep of RegisCrystal Krebs hit three home runs to break the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs single-season school record and lead the Mountain Lions to a 10-2, 6-5 sweep of the Regis Rangers in Saturday's doubleheader at Mountain Lion Field.
April 14, 2005Sweep Puts UCCS in Second PlaceThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs vaulted into second place in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference with a sweep of the Colorado State-Pueblo Thunderwolves Wednesday at Rawlings Sports Complex.
April 13, 2005Dykstra Named RMAC Player of the WeekUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs shortstop Jennifer Dykstra was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Player of the Week for the week of April 4-10, the conference announced Wednesday.
April 9, 2005Krebs' Memorable Blasts Complete Mines SweepKrebs hit a pair of memorable home runs – her nation-leading 16th and 17th of the season – and the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs got two more strong pitching performances as the Mountain Lions defeated Colorado School of Mines 3-0 and 9-1 to complete a four-game sweep of the Orediggers.
April 8, 2005Pool No-Hitter Highlights UCCS SweepFor much of the past two seasons, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs pitchers Brenna Pool and Amber Colton have played a friendly game of anything-you-can-do-I-can-do. On Sunday, Colton upped the ante by throwing a no-hitter at Nebraska-Kearney.
April 2, 2005Split Halts Six-Game UCCS Win StreakAnne Manning hit a solo home run in the bottom of the sixth inning to give the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers a 2-1 victory in the second game of Saturday's doubleheader at Harvey Park and put an end to the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs' six-game winning streak. The Mountain Lions won the opening game of the four-game set in Kearney, Neb., 6-2.
March 25, 2005Lions Finish Rebel Games with a FlourishJennifer Dykstra hit an RBI double in the bottom of the seventh inning to give the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs a 7-6 victory over the Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs Friday.
March 24, 2005UCCS Takes Two at Rebel GamesCrystal Krebs drove in 12 runs as the Mountain Lions won two games Thursday at the Rebel Games, beating the Pace Setters 8-0 in a five-inning mercy rule affair, then knocking off the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats 8-2.
March 22, 2005Lions Drop Opening Pair in FloridaAfter Tuesday's 4-0 loss to No. 19 Florida Southern, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball coach Scott Peterson was smiling. To the outsider, such a reaction would seem, at best, puzzling. After all, the Mountain Lions had just lost their second game of the day and been shut out in consecutive games for the first time since March 21, 2002.
March 20, 2005Krebs Slam Helps UCCS Avoid SweepCrystal Krebs hit a grand slam to lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a 9-1 victory in the opening game of Sunday's doubleheader and avoid a sweep at the hands of the Mesa State Mavericks.
March 12, 2005UCCS Hits Big in Tripleheader SweepIt took until the third inning of its eighth game, but the identity crisis that had dogged the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs so far this season was decisively swept away Saturday.
March 6, 2005Cleland Slam Helps UCCS Avoid SweepFreshman Sarah Cleland hit a walk-off grand slam to give the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs a 10-9 victory in the first game of Sunday's doubleheader and avoid a four-game sweep at the hands of the Fort Hays State Tigers.
March 5, 2005UCCS Falls to 1-4 After Doubleheader SweepLike they did in 2004, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Mountain Lions have limped out to a 1-4 start on the season thanks to a pair of losses Saturday to the Fort Hays State Tigers at Mountain Lion Field.
February 18, 2005Lions Drop Pair in PhoenixMajor League baseball players play a full month against live competition to hone their batting eye. Softball teams that play in Colorado have no such luxury.
February 13, 2005Softball Wins Season OpenerIt took the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team six innings to get its offense untracked, but the Mountain Lions still managed a sweep to open the 2005 season.
September 30, 2004Fall ball shows that Lions are loadedCollegiate softball's fall season operates much like pro football's preseason. The games don't count in the standings, so the primary goal is to evaluate talent for the upcoming spring season. After 17 games of evaluation, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs can be assured of one thing concerning its 2005 softball team.
May 17, 2004Powerful recruiting class bolsters Mountain LionsIf the coaches in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference and the Southwest Region thought the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs' run to the RMAC title and the regional championship game was a one-time fluke, they'll need to reevaluate that assessment. Not only did the Mountain Lions graduate no seniors, but they also will get back a star pitcher and have signed one of the strongest recruiting classes in school history.
May 9, 2004Mountain Lions cast eye to national stageAfter each team was eliminated from the 2004 NCAA Division II South Central Regional Softball Tournament, the teams gathered on the field and the announcer recognized the eliminated teams' seniors. That ceremony was particularly short when the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was finally eliminated by Angelo State in the championship game Saturday evening.That's because the Mountain Lions, who finished the season with a 39-13 record, a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference championship and a strong run at a regional title, had no seniors to recognize.Talk about bright futures.
May 8, 2004Fortune finds Lions in finalsFortune frowned, then smiled, on the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Saturday afternoon. In the end, though, the Mountain Lions were all smiles on their way to an 8-6 victory over the St. Mary's Lady Rattlers and a shot at the championship game of the NCAA Division II South Central Regional Softball Tournament.With the scored tied at six in the seventh inning, Brenna Pool drilled a double down the left field line that easily scored Charlene Berg. The ball, however, got stuck in the fence and Berg was forced to return to third on the ground-rule double. It seemed as if the fates were against CU-Colorado Springs (39-12) when the next two batters were retired.
May 8, 2004Softball advances to regional semifinalsSAN ANTONIO - The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs extended its run at the NCAA Division II Regional Softball Tournament by defeating the Tarleton State TexAnns 5-3 Saturday in an elimination game.
May 6, 2004Softball win's regional openerSAN ANTONIO, Texas - The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs infielders have a drill they do prior to each game. Assistant coach Tanya Ramsay hits imaginary balls that the Mountain Lions snag with an assortment of brilliant dives and lunges. It's a particularly appropriate exercise for a team that has been living a fantasy season in 2004.But there was nothing imaginary about what the Mountain Lions did Thursday morning.No. 4 seed CU-Colorado Springs pounded 16 hits to run-rule the No. 5 seed Midwestern State Lady Indians 9-1 in six innings in the opening game of the NCAA Division II South Central Regional Softball Tournament. The Mountain Lions will face top-seed St. Mary's Thursday afternoon at 3 p.m.
May 6, 2004Lions let top seed escapeSAN ANTONIO - The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs had the biggest fish in the region on the hook and let it get away.Kym Kling hit two home runs, the second a grand slam in the bottom of the sixth inning that keyed a seven-run rally, as the top-seeded St. Mary's Lady Rattlers defeated the No.-5 seeded University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Mountain Lions 11-4 in second round of the South Central Regional Softball Tournament Thursday evening.
May 5, 2004Mountain Lions go from rags to regionals"This is so cool," said University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball coach Scott Peterson. "I can remember driving to Omaha in those old school vans. It was our only real road trip of the year."Peterson and his Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference champion Mountain Lions were being driven to the airport in one of the school's colorful and comfortable Mountain Lion shuttles on Tuesday. There they boarded an airplane for the flight to San Antonio, Texas, where they will compete in the NCAA Southwest Regional Softball Tournament for the first time.
May 5, 2004Regional tournament previewSAN ANTONIO - There were many familiar faces when the participants of the NCAA Division II Southwest Regional Softball Tournament gathered at St. Mary's University for the annual pre-event meetings. There was also one unexpected party crasher.
May 3, 2004Softball sweeps RMAC awardsWith a conference championship already in hand, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team garnered even more honors on Monday as seven Mountain Lions were named All-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference.
April 30, 2004Mountain Lions win RMAC opner, spank HighlandsThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs won its first game of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Tournament as they run ruled the New Mexico Highlands Cowgirls 9-1 Friday afternoon at 4-Diamonds Sports Complex.
April 21, 2004Softball grabs records, RMAC crownThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs clinched the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference regular-season softball title Wednesday with a doubleheader sweep of the Colorado State-Pueblo Thunderwolves at Four-Diamonds Sports Complex.CU-Colorado Springs (31-10, 23-3 RMAC) beat CSU-Pueblo (12-29, 9-20) 10-0 in five innings in the first game and 6-5 in eight innings in the nightcap. The Mountain Lions will host the RMAC championship tournament on April 30-May 1.
April 17, 2004Mountain Lions take two from RegisThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs got one step closer to winning the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference after sweeping the Fort Lewis Skyhawks Saturday afternoon at 4-Diamond Sports Complex.The Mountain Lions (28-9, 20-2 RMAC) got two stellar pitching performances, winning Game 1 5-4 behind Amber Colton, and Game 2 2-0 behind Brenna Pool.
April 15, 2004Mountain Lions split with Utah Valley StateBrittni Carlson's single to center drove in Kara Rainey in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a dramatic 5-4 win over the Utah Valley State Wolverines in Game 1 of a two-game set Thursday evening at Four Diamonds Sports Complex.Division I Utah Valley State (16-11) came back to win Game 2, out-bashing the Mountain Lions 9-6.
April 14, 2004Shandera, Carlson key sweep of Northern ColoradoWhen a team's top two RBI producers, who happen to also be the top two in the conference in that category, are shut out in a doubleheader against a provisional NCAA Division I opponent, it's a bad thing, right?
March 28, 2004Mountain Lions reamin unbeaten at home, sweep UNKThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (23-8, 18-2 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference) beat the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers (10-17, 9-11) 6-2 and 4-1 Sunday at 4-Diamond Sports Complex to complete a four game weekend sweep.
March 27, 2004Softball team remains unbeaten at homeCrystal Krebs went a combined 5-for-6 with four RBI and four runs as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team remained unbeaten at home with a doubleheader sweep of the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers Saturday at Four Diamonds Sports Complex.Crystal Krebs went a combined 5-for-6 with four RBI and four runs as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team remained unbeaten at home with a doubleheader sweep of the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers Saturday at Four Diamonds Sports Complex.
March 25, 2004Lions leave Tucson on high noteCrystal Krebs hit two more home runs and drove in a combined 10 runs as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team finished its Spring Break trip to Tucson with a pair of wins on Thursday.
March 24, 2004Softball earns split with No. 5-ranked BakersfieldUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball coach Scott Peterson summed it up best following his team’s 6-2 victory over the No. 5-ranked Cal State-Bakersfield Roadrunners.
March 23, 2004Simon Fraser far from simpleThe 2004 version of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team has already proven itself to be among the elite of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference. Tuesday, in the Mountain Lions' opening game at the Tucson (Ariz.) Games, they got to see how they stack up on a much larger stage.
March 21, 2004Mountain Lions split with MinesThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Mountain Lions did something Sunday that they hadn’t done in nearly a month. They lost a game.
March 17, 2004Softball wins school-record 10th straightThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team set a new team record by winning its 10th straight game after a two-game sweep of the Colorado State-Pueblo Thunderwolves Wednesday night at Pueblo.
March 14, 2004Mountain Lions sweep Mavericks, remain atop RMAC standingsOn Saturday the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team proved it could beat perennial Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference powerhouse Mesa State.
March 7, 2004Mountain Lions complete four game sweep of AdamsThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (6-5, 5-1 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference) won both games Sunday to complete a four game-sweep of the Adams State Grizzlies (2-20, 0-8 RMAC) in Alamosa. The Mountain Lions won the opener 11-3 then held on for a 4-3 win in Game 2.
March 6, 2004Mountain Lions take two behind Colton and PoolThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (4-5, 3-1 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference) got stellar pitching performances from Amber Colton and Brenna Pool as the Mountain Lions swept the Adams State Grizzles (2-18, 0-6) 12-0, 3-2 Saturday in Alamosa.
February 28, 2004Softball splits conference openerThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team opened its conference schedule with a split on the road against the Fort Hays State Tigers Saturday. The Mountain Lions won the first game 2-1, then dropped the nightcap 2-0.
February 7, 2004Lions face bad odds in VegasA very cold evening and a very hot pitcher combined to make for a very long Saturday for the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs as the Mountain Lions dropped a pair of games at the Las Vegas RMAC/Lone Star Classic.
February 6, 2004Softball wins opener, splits first day of tourneyThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team had plenty to overcome in its season-opening game against the Eastern New Mexico Zias Friday at the Las Vegas RMAC/Lone Star Classic.
February 5, 2004Softball team primed for encoreLast year, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team did something it had never done before - win a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference playoff game. So what can the Mountain Lions and coach Scott Peterson do for an encore?
November 12, 2003Softball team gets four verbal commitmentsThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team received verbal commitments from Sarah Cleland, Kaleigh Beekman, Erin Selby, and Sarah Brisky.
May 5, 20032003 softball season recapCU-Colorado Springs made school history this season by becoming the first softball team to ever win a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference playoff game. Amber Colton threw a complete game two-hitter and Brittni Carlson drove in a run and scored another to lead the Mountain Lions to a 2-1 victory over New Mexico Highlands in the opening round of the RMAC Tournament.
March 13, 2003CU-Colorado Springs takes two from MesaSometimes the best things come when you least expect them.
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