18 - Alyssa Coleman
Alyssa Coleman
Year: Senior
Hometown: Plymouth, Minn.
High School: Wayzata
Position: C/1B
Bats/Throws: R/R

2012:  Played in 39 games, including 12 as a starter...had eight hits, including two doubles, and eight runs batted in...drove in three runs with a bases-loaded double to help lift Butler over Wright State, 5-1...drove in the game-winning run with a sixth-inning single in Butler's 5-4 victory over league champ Valparaiso...finished her career with 144 games played, 62 hits, 12 doubles, seven home runs, 49 RBIs, and a .226 career batting average.

2011: Played in 46 games, including 37 as a starter...finished the year with 23 hits, 3 doubles and 3 home runs...had 3 multi-hit games...hit a game-winning two-run home run against Loyola in the Bulldogs' final conference series.

2010: Saw action in 35 games, including 24 as a starter...finished the year with 3 runs, 14 hits, 3 doubles, and 2 home runs.

2009: Played in 24 games in initial season with the Bulldogs, including 17 as a starter...lead the team with a .529 on base percentage...tied for tops on the team in batting average with .333 and a slugging pct. of .529...finished the year with 4 doubles, 2 home runs and 4 runs scored...led all catchers with a fielding percentage of .945...record first career hit against Eastern Kentucky...scored first career run against Valparaiso.

High School: All-State player at Wayzata High School...three-year all-conference performer...team's leading hitter as a junior and senior...batted .408 as a junior...had a .600 on-base percentage as a senior...High School Coach: Amber Hegland.

Personal: Born September 24, 1990...daughter of Bob and Rosemary Coleman...Physical Education/Exercise Science major.