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Carl Sandburg College's softball program began in 1977 and has advanced to the region tournament finals three times in its history. Home games are played at the William "Bill" Hungate Baseball/Softball Complex on the Main Campus in Galesburg.

Arrowhead Conference Champions
Region IV Tournament runner-up

1989, 2012, 2016


2018-19 Softball Roster
Softball roster
High School
1 Jada Fletcher IF So. Oquawka, Ill. West Central
2 Cora Neal IF/OF Fr. Monmouth, Ill. Monmouth-Roseville
3 Lauryn Campbell IF Fr. Galesburg, Ill. Galesburg
6 Madison Benge P/IF So. Stronghurst, Ill. West Central
7 Marlaina Lair P/IF Fr. Alexis, Ill. United
8 Brytne Fenton Util. Fr. Galesburg, Ill. Galesburg
9 Erin Flairty IF Fr. Pekin, Ill. Pekin
10 Katie Droste IF So. Biggsville, Ill. West Central
11 Shay Anderson OF So. Stronghurst, Ill. West Central
12 Julia Vosburgh C/IF Fr. Woodstock, Ill. Woodstock
13 Lexi Juergens P/OF Fr. Pekin, Ill. Pekin
17 Lizzie Malcolm IF So. Moline, Ill. Alleman
18 Abigail Stranger OF So. Abingdon, Ill. Abingdon-Avon
20 Haley Stevenson OF/IF So. Galesburg, Ill. Galesburg
23 Sophie Whitford OF Fr. Macomb, Ill. Macomb
24 Kylie Stineman P/IF So. New Boston, Ill. Mercer County
25 Jordyn Peterson IF/OF Fr. Oquawka, Ill. West Central
30 Grace Wilmington IF/OF Fr. Chillicothe, Ill. Illinois Valley Central
32 Rachel Barrington P/IF Fr. Dunlap, Ill. Dunlap
33 Emily Bloomer IF Fr. Burlington, Iowa Burlington
42 Marie Marshall C/IF Fr. LaFayette, Ill. Galva
43 Emily Adams P/IF Fr. Creve Coeur, Ill. East Peoria

Head coach: Todd Winkler

2019-20 Softball Schedule

Spring Season

Overall record: 0-0
Arrowhead Conference: 0-0
Spring softball schedule
March 6-14 Spring Break Trip Pensacola, Fla.
Sunday, March 8 Noon Coastal Alabama-East Brewton, Ala.
Monday, March 9 2 p.m. Northwest Florida Niceville, Fla.
Tuesday, March 10 Noon Shawnee Niceville, Fla.
Wednesday, March 11 TBA TBA TBA
Thursday, March 12 1 p.m. Coastal Alabama-South Bay Minette, Ala.
Wednesday, March 18 2 p.m. Spoon River HOME
Friday, March 27 3 p.m. St. Ambrose JV HOME
Tuesday, March 31 3 p.m. Highland* HOME
Wednesday, April 1 3 p.m. Spoon River Canton
Thursday, April 2 3 p.m. Sauk Valley* Dixon
Saturday, April 4 Noon Madison HOME
Sunday, April 5 Noon Kishwaukee* HOME
Tuesday, April 7 3 p.m. Illinois Valley* Oglesby
Thursday, April 9 3 p.m. Black Hawk* HOME
Saturday, April 11 Noon McHenry County HOME
Tuesday, April 14 3 p.m. Highland* Freeport
Thursday, April 16 3 p.m. Sauk Valley* HOME
Friday, April 17 2 p.m. Bryant & Stratton Milwaukee
Saturday, April 18 Noon Waubonsee Sugar Grove
Sunday, April 19 Noon Joliet Joliet
Tuesday, April 21 3 p.m. Kishwaukee* Malta
Wednesday, April 22 4 p.m. Augustana JV Rock Island
Thursday, April 23 3 p.m. Illinois Valley* HOME
Saturday, April 25 Noon Rock Valley Rockford
Tuesday, April 28 3 p.m. Black Hawk* Moline
Friday, May 1 3 p.m. South Suburban South Holland

 (All games doubleheaders)

*Arrowhead Conference


Fall Season

Fall season
Thursday, Sept. 12 3 p.m. Spoon River HOME
Saturday, Sept. 21 11 a.m. St. Ambrose Davenport, Iowa
Sunday, Sept. 22 Noon Xtreme travel team PPD to Oct. 6
Sunday, Oct. 6 Noon Xtreme travel team HOME


Coaching Staff


Todd Winkler

Head Coach

Todd Winkler has been Sandburg's head softball coach since 2005. Under Winkler, the Chargers won the first Arrowhead Conference championship in program history (2019) and advanced to the Region IV tournament championship in 2012 and 2016. Winkler grew up outside of Alexis and is a graduate of Alexis High School and Western Illinois University. He also serves as Sandburg's head volleyball coach. Winkler lives on his family farm outside of Alexis and has two daughters, Kayla and Kelsey.