6 - Kate Strobel
Kate Strobel
Year: Senior
Hometown: Denver, CO
High School: Bear Creek
Position: IF
Bats/Throws: R/R

In 2011: Earned First Team All-Ivy honors as a first baseman starting in all 37 games for the Bears … Batted .383 at the plate and led the Bears in walks (17) … Ranked second on the team in slugging percentage (.682), RBI (27), homeruns (9), doubles (5) and runs scored (20) … All nine of her homeruns came during Ivy League play to lead the Ivy League, and also during the Ivy season she slugged an .860 batting average, the third-highest mark for the year, while also adding 21 RBI.

In 2010: Had an outstanding year for the Bears and played and started in all 42 games at first base … Batted .308 and was the team leader in runs scored (28), which ranked fifth in the Ivy League, and homeruns (10) which ranked third in the league … Also added 36 hits, 23 RBI, seven doubles and one triple … Was 9-for-9 on stolen bases, which ranked fifth in the league, and had a 97 percent fielding percentage … Scored three runs in a game vs. Hampton (3/13), and posted three hits in games vs. Hampton (3/13) and Marist (3/20) … Also tallied two doubles vs. Coppin State (3/12). 

In 2009: Played and started in all 38 games for Brown and led the team with a .351 batting average ... Earned Honorable Mention All-Ivy honors as a utility player … Combined for 40 hits and 22 runs in 114 at bats, and also tallied 22 RBI ... Earned 10 doubles and hit a team-high five homeruns and was 7-of-7 in stolen base attempts ... Batted .500 in her collegiate debut against Binghamton hitting her first homerun while going 2-of-4 from the plate and had one run and three RBI ... Hit another homer in a game against Holy Cross when she was 3-of-4 with two runs and three RBI ... Had back-to-back homeruns during a doubleheader against Harvard, and went 3-of-8 for the day with three runs and five RBI.

Before Brown: A four-year letter winner from Bear Creek High School in Lakewood, CO, ... Earned First Team All-State and All-Conference honors during her senior year ... Named the Rocky Mountain Athlete of the Month (Oct. 2007) with a batting average of .423.

Personal: Daughter of Robert and Judy Strobel ... Has one brother, Tim, and a sister, Rachel ... Concentration is Undecided.