Taylor Schroeder - 2013 Softball Recruit
SS | 5-8 | Manhattan, IL | Lincoln-Way Central H.S.

JOLIET, Ill. --- When referring to his latest signee, University of St. Francis head softball coach Dick Smith refers to Taylor Schroeder as a "great playmaker."  Smith announced the signing of the Lincoln-Way Central High School product and Manhattan, Ill. native to a letter of intent on Sunday.

Schroeder can play either shortstop or third base on the left side of the infield or in the outfield.

"Taylor moves well to the ball and has a fine arm," said Smith.  "She's also a solid hitter."

Schroeder plans on majoring in nursing at St. Francis.  

2013 Saint Recruits
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Korie Andrews-5-4Beecher, ILPrairie State College
Allison Budde-5-4Wilmington, ILJoliet Junior College
Tammi Hiemenz-5-7Oswego, ILOswego H.S.
Alexxa Larsen-5-4Manhattan, ILLincoln-Way Central H.S.
Katie Mitchell-5-2Plainfield, ILJoliet Junior College
Kylie Pommier-5-3Plainfield, ILJoliet Junior College
Abogail Robertson-5-5New Lenox, ILGrand Valley State University (Mich.)
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Mallory FrankovichLib5-8Crest Hill, ILJoliet Junior College
Megan MoweryS/RSA5-7Great Lakes, ILCarmel Catholic H.S.
Hayley WackerOH5-11Frankfort, ILLincoln-Way North H.S.
Laura WillsOH5-11Morris, ILJoliet Junior College
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Pearlane DeGuzman-5-1Morton Grove, ILDominican University
Meridith DeLuca-5-9Lewiston, MIJohannesburg-Lewiston H.S.
Emily Egizio-5-4Joliet, ILJoliet Catholic Academy
Deanna Hasselbring-5-10Joliet, ILJoliet Central H.S.
Katherine Lauesen-5-8Hanover Park, ILBartlett H.S.
Brooke Martin-5-6White Cloud, MIHesperia H.S.
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Michelle Biciste-5-4Homer Glen, ILLockport H.S.
Julie Burns--Palos Park, Ill.Mother McAuley H.S.
Ashley Golda-5-3Manhattan, ILLincoln-Way Central H.S.
Danielle Hoffman-5-6Tinley Park, ILAndrew H.S.
Ewelina Szwed-5-9Romeoville, ILRomeoville H.S.
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Brianna Ferrias F5-3Kankakee, ILHerscher H.S.
Alyssa HemzaD5-0Channahon, ILMinooka H.S.
Alyssa HudikD5-4Downers Grove, ILNazareth Academy
Patricia MastersonD5-4LaGrange Park, ILNazareth Academy
Kara PolusMF5-6Crown Point, INLake Central H.S.
Hannah YackleyD5-9Lemont, ILLemont H.S.
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Rebecca Grynevich-5-9Frankfort, ILLincoln-Way East H.S.
Mary Jackson-5-10Charleston, ILCharleston H.S.
Meg Monson-5-6Clear Lake, IAClear Lake H.S.
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Pearlane DeGuzman-5-1Morton Grove, ILDominican University
Meridith DeLuca-5-9Lewiston, MIJohannesburg-Lewiston H.S.
Emily Egizio-5-4Joliet, ILJoliet Catholic Academy
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Torey Borkowski3B/C5-3Ottawa, ILOttawa Township H.S.
Jenna KingOF6-1Kankakee, ILKankakee H.S.
Jhane KingIF5-2Kankakee, ILKankakee H.S.
Kaitlyn KloppC5-8Chicago Heights, ILHanover Central (Ind.) H.S.
Katelyn Maragi1B/OF5-7Loves Park, ILBoylan Catholic H.S.
Taylor SchroederSS5-8Manhattan, ILLincoln-Way Central H.S.
Jasmine SifuentezP/OF5-4Orland Park, ILCarl Sandburg H.S.
Kiley Southall3B/OF5-4Wilmington, ILWilmington H.S.
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Christian Balcerzak-5-11Aurora, COCherokee Trail H.S.
Brandon Carson-5-7Waterford, MIWaterford Mott H.S.
Isiah Dunn III-6-1Broadview, ILProviso East H.S.
Kevin Hanlon-5-10Novi, MINovi H.S.
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Jonathan Pacheco-5-6Lemont, ILLemont H.S.
Boris Peshev-6-2Auckland, New ZealandSaint Kentigern
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Luis LujanMF5-9Las Vegas, Nev.Rancho H.S.
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Trae BuntonRB5-8Del Valle, Tex.Bastrop H.S.
Nick CollofelloLB/DT5-8Joliet, ILJoliet Catholic Academy
Brett DitchmanLB6-0New Lenox, ILLincoln-Way Central H.S.
Selwyn FrazierDB6-1Wichita, KSIndependence (Kan.) Junior College
Cameron HillOL6-2Mendota, ILMendota H.S.
Coleon LeversonDE6-3Hillside, ILImmaculate Conception H.S.
Max LydayOT6-4Wilmington, ILWilmington H.S.
Ivan MendezDT/DE6-1Chicago, ILHubbard H.S.
Malik NormanRB5-8Homewood, ILGrand Rapids C.C. (Mich.)
Mike PassoLB6-1Plainfield, ILJoliet Catholic Academy
Timothy SmithDE6-3Oregon, ILOregon H.S.
Carlton SoleFB5-11Homewood, ILPrairie State College
Shawn StachlerDE6-2Lawrenceville, GACollins Hill (Ga.) H.S.
Kevin StiffDE6-5Willowbrook, ILNazareth Academy
Kendall SummersWR5-10Hamilton, ILHamilton H.S.
Troy TorrenceWR6-3Chicago, ILNorthern Illinois University
Danny TownsendWR6-1Oak Lawn, ILOak Lawn H.S.
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Christian Balcerzak-5-11Aurora, COCherokee Trail H.S.
Brandon Carson-5-7Waterford, MIWaterford Mott H.S.
Isiah Dunn III-6-1Broadview, ILProviso East H.S.
Kevin Hanlon-5-10Novi, MINovi H.S.
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Chris BlattiP6-0Joliet, ILJoliet Catholic Academy
Richard FaronLHP/1B6-2New Lenox, ILSt. Rita H.S.
Matt ScottC6-0Brookfield, ILTriton College
Luke WyssIF5-10Westminster, COStandley Lake H.S.
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Alexis BrownG5-7Shiloh, ILBelleville East H.S.
Khadija CooleyG5-3Joliet, ILJoliet West H.S.
Debra JenkinsG5-4Chicago, ILMorgan Park H.S.
Denitsa OwikotiC6-0Romeoville, ILPlainfield East H.S.
NamePositionHeightHometownPrevious School
Mack BrownG6-0Romeoville, ILPlainfield East H.S.
Brian EdwardsG/F6-3Joliet, ILJoliet West H.S.
Tautvydas KairysF6-5Siauliai, LithuaniaEastern Wyoming College
Mark PetersF6-6Aurora, ILSaint Xavier University
Eddie PresniakovasG6-3Plainfield, ILPlainfield South H.S.
Kyle RichwalskiC6-9Lowell, INLowell H.S.
Logan TimmonsF6-6Clermont, FLEast Ridge H.S.