3 - Cassie Rupel
Cassie Rupel
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Chesterfield, Mo.
High School: Parkway Central
Position: P/OF
Bats/Throws: R/R

* Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll

2012:  Played in 33 games, including 18 as a starter...finished fourth on the team (50 at bats) in hitting with a .296 batting average...had four multi-hit games...handled 20 chances in the outfield with just one error...scored a run against Detroit (Evansville Tournament) in her first collegiate game...had three hits and scored two runs against Connecticut...came up with three hits and a run scored in Butler's 7-5 victory at Cleveland State.

High School:  Two-year All-Conference, All-District and All-Region pitcher at Parkway Central High School...second team All-State and Suburban South "Player of the Year" in 2009...All-Conference and All-District outfielder as a sophomore; second team All-Conference pitcher in 2008...named Suburban South "Newcomer of the Year" in 2008...compiled a 1.59 earned run average as a sophomore, a 1.90 ERA as a junior and a 2.15 ERA as a senior...batted .414 in her first high school season, .454 as a junior and .379 as a senior...set school records for career wins, career strikeouts, career earned run average career runs scored and career stolen bases...team captain as a senior...earned three varsity softball letters and two varsity track letters...High School Coach:  Tim Cerutti.