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    Fran Strub
    Fran Strub

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Coralville, Iowa

    High School:
    Clear Creek Amana

    Height:
    5-7

    Position:
    OF

    B/T:
    L/L



    04/13/2014

    No. 14 Minnesota Survives No. 23 Northwestern, 3-1

    Wildcats allow just two hits but have seventh-inning comeback cut short

    04/11/2014

    No. 23 Northwestern Outslugs No. 14 Minnesota, 13-9

    Wildcats match program single-game record with 17 hits

    04/05/2014

    No. 23 Northwestern Pulls Away From Iowa, 6-4

    Wildcats take the first game of a Saturday Big Ten doubleheader

    04/02/2014

    Record-Breaking First Frame Gives No. 23 NU 14-7 Win Over UIC

    Wildcats bat around twice, plate 12 runs in the first inning Wednesday

    03/30/2014

    No. 19 Nebraska Takes Series Sunday Over No. 23 NU, 10-1 (5)

    Huskers break open a tight contest with a big fifth inning

    2013: Appeared in 40 games with one start in center field, 38 pinch running appearances and one pinch hit assignment ... Scored her first-career run as a pinch runner in a win over No. 4 Tennessee (2/22) ... Crossed the plate in a pair of Big Ten games during Northwestern's series sweep against Illinois (4/5-4/7) ... Scored again in the B1G against Iowa (4/13) and in a nonconference win over Northern Illinois (4/16) ... Crossed the plate twice as a pinch runner in a series sweep of Penn State in the opener (4/19) and the finale (4/21) ... Scored during a five-run sixth-inning rally against Purdue in an eventual 6-2 win (4/28) ... Also found the plate in a 4-2 win against regional rival DePaul (4/30).

    High School: As a junior, led the state of Iowa with 92 hits in 151 at-bats (.609 average) and 87 runs scored ... Also recorded 15 doubles, 13 triples, 12 home runs, 54 RBIs, 25 walks and 52 steals in 52 attempts ... During sophomore season, led the state of Iowa in hits (80), runs (80) and triples (18), batting .548 with a .618 on-base percentage and a 1.021 slugging percentage ... 2011 Class 3A Iowa Girls Coaches Association Co-Player of the Year ... 2010 and 2011 Class 3A All-State first team ... Four-time first-team All-WaMac Conference ... Three-time all-district first team ... 2011 Iowa City Press Hitter of the Year ... 2010 Class 3A Iowa state all-tournament team ... Team MVP in 2009 and team offensive player and newcomer award winner in 2008 ... Once stole eight bases in a single game in July of 2009 at Cedar Falls ... Team won the 2011 Class 3A Iowa state title with a 42-2 record after finishing fourth in the state with a 39-7 mark in 2010 ... High school coach is Jim White, a member of the IGSA Hall of Fame ... Played club with the Eastern Iowa Barracudas from 2007-10 before competing with the Southeast Iowa All-Stars in 2011 ... Also earned multiple varsity letters in soccer and basketball at Clear Creek Amana ... Four-year honor roll member ... Two-time NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete.

    Personal: Born Francis O'Brien Strub ... Daughter of Carl (Trip) and Ellen Strub III ... Actor Ashton Kutcher graduated from Clear Creek Amana ... Chose Northwestern over Missouri, Minnesota, Iowa, Drake and Northern Iowa ... Plans to major in learning and organizational change.

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