Michelle Schaper
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Head Coach
10th Season
Michelle Schaper is the head softball coach at Briar Cliff and joined the program in the 2009 season. Schaper has guided her Chargers to a 142-218-1 record through her first nine seasons. Schaper led her team to a 8-31 finish overall while going 2-18 in the GPAC in 2017.
Schaper came to Briar Cliff from William Woods University, where she has served as an assistant coach since 2005. During her three seasons as an assistant coach, the Owls produced a mark of 110-49 with a national tournament berth in 2006. Schaper joined the Owls' coaching staff after a four-year playing career at William Woods. She finished her career with 235 hits, 169 runs, 43 doubles, 18 homeruns, 164 RBI and a batting average of .351. Schaper was a four-time all-conference selection and a three-time all-region choice. In 2003, she earned NAIA All-America second team honors and was the AMC Player of the Year. She helped the Owls to a four-year record of 148-82 and into NAIA Tournament pool play, senior year. She earned a bachelor's of science degree in athletic training from William Woods in 2005 and recently attained her master's of education degree in athletic administration and activities.
Aside from assisting at the college level, Schaper has also served as the head softball coach at North Callaway High School for the past two seasons. Her squads produced a two-year record of 45-7 and finished second at the 2007 Missouri 3A State Softball Championships. In her free time, Schaper does regular community service in the Sioux City metro area. 
Softball Roster
1Nicole RomeroOFR/R5-2SRIndio, Calif.
2Isabella GonzalezPR/R5-0FRStockton, Calif.
3Rachele Heaton1B/OFL/L5-4FRLavista, Neb.
4Brenna OliverOFL/R5-2SRFort Mohave, Ariz.
5Madison DeaneCR/R5-4JRElkhorn, Neb.
6Jennifer OcampoOFL/R5-4JRLos Angeles, Calif.
7Charlotte AllstonP/OFR/R5-5SRStevensville, Md.
8Nicole WilesOFL/L5-3SOPapillion, Neb.
9Brooke FrenchCR/R5-6SRPleasant Hill, Iowa
10Shelby WeberCR/R5-4FRDes Moines, Iowa
11Bailey Nichols3BR/R5-5SOCarroll, Iowa
12Bailee Meyer1BR/R5-4SRWoodbine, Iowa
13Summer WilliamsP/1BL/L5-10SORaytown, Mo.
14Abbygail LintP/OFR/R5-4FRSioux Falls, S.D.
16Lanae ShileyP/1BR/R5-5JRRoyal, Iowa
17Liliana AguileraP/OFR/R5-6FROntario, Calif.
18Haylee ParsonsOFR/R5-4SRSioux City, Iowa
19Gabbie Schweigert2BR/R5-4FRSioux City, Iowa
21Danielle UllmanOF/SSR/R5-6FRPierre, S.D.
22Ashley Hahnbaum2B/SSR/R5-4JRWapello, Iowa
23Codie FineranINFR/R5-6JRDenison, Iowa
24Emily RihaINF/CR/R5-8FROmaha, Neb.
28Julie KnowlesOFL/R5-4FRVentura, CA
29Brooklyn BarnettINFR/R5-6JRMilford, Iowa
30Akira Phonephakdy3B/SSR/R5-3FRSo. Sioux City, Neb.
Michelle Schaper - Head Coach - 10th season
Alison Wickwire - Assistant Coach - 3rd season
Tina Benton - JV Coach - 1st season
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