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 Shannon Lee  McBride - Lakeland Student
 & Student Athlete
#NameYearHeightPositionHigh School
01Emily ElkinsFR5-7IFEuclid
02Michelle MysticFR5-5PNorth Royalton
04Amber SmalleyFR5-6IFEastlake North
05Audrey HarrisFR5-5OFCleveland Heights
06Shayla PurnellSO5-7IFTheodore Roosevelt
07Hannah LesterFR5-5IFNordonia
08Chelsea IsabellaFR5-6OFMadison
09Rachel MartinSO5-2C/IFRiverside
10Kelly FlaniganFR5-3OFEastlake North
13Courtney SaboFR5-2IFParma
22Chantel SmithbergerSO5-5IFMadison
24Rebecca SvobodaFR5-6OFNordonia

Emily Elkins #01
Freshman, 5-7, IF
Euclid, Ohio
Euclid

High School: Named to the Merit Roll through all four years at Euclid HS … Earned a pair of varsity letters in softball … Selected First Team All-Lake Erie League as a senior … Also garnered the OHSAA Sportsmanship Award and Captain’s Award in her final season … Competed as a member of the basketball team, helping Euclid to a district semifinal appearance.

Personal: Daughter of Patricia and Scott Elkins.

Major: Early Childhood Education

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Michelle Mystic #02
Freshman, 5-5, P
Cleveland, Ohio
North Royalton

High School: Participated in soccer, cheerleading, and softball at North Royalton HS.

Personal: Daughter of Lynn Rindfleisch and Mike Mystic.

Major: Business

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Amber Smalley #04
Freshman, 5-6, IF
Eastlake, Ohio
Eastlake North

High School: Four-sport student-athlete at Eastlake North HS … Named all-state in golf and basketball while earning regional honors in shot-put as a member of the track & field team … Won a conference championship in softball.

Personal: Daughter of Brigitte and Mark Smalley.

Major: Park Management

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Audrey Harris #05
Freshman, 5-5, OF
Cleveland, Ohio
Cleveland Heights

High School: Named to the Merit Roll as a junior and Honor Roll as a senior at Cleveland Heights HS … Named Most Improved Player in basketball and Offensive Player of the Year in softball in her final season … Won a Lake Erie League (LEL) Championship in basketball. Personal: Daughter of Janet and Alan Harris.

Major: Athletic Training

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Shayla Purnell #06
Sophomore, 5-7, IF
Kent, Ohio
Theodore Roosevelt

2013: Finished 35th in the nation, second in the OCCAC, and second on the team in homeruns with 10 as a freshman outfielder … Also finished eighth in the conference in runs and RBI … Went 3-for-4 with two homeruns, three RBI, and three runs scored against nationally-ranked Mercyhurst North East on April 18.
2013 Season Statistics | 2013 Game-by-Game Statistics

High School: A three year letter winner and member of the honor roll at Theodore Roosevelt HS … Named second team all-Portage Trail Conference (PTC) as a middle infielder … Helped guide the Rough Riders to a first place finish in the Akron Racer tournament.

Personal: Played club softball with Ohio Pride, Grand River Valley Styx, and the Monarchs ... Daughter of Donna Vintson.

Major: Criminal Justice

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Hannah Lester #07
Freshman, 5-5, IF
Northfield, Ohio
Nordonia

High School: Named to the Merit Roll (2009-12) and Honor Roll (2012-13) at Nordonia HS … Earned the Most Improved Player Award in 2011 and the Captain’s Award as a senior … Helped the Knights claim a district championship in 2011 and back-to-back conference titles in 2012 and 2013 … Also competed on the basketball team.

Personal: Daughter of Holly and Michael Houlahan.

Major: Pursuing an Associate of Arts degree.

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Chelsea Isabella #08
Freshman, 5-6, OF
Madison, Ohio
Madison

Personal: Played club softball with the Willoughby Stars … Daughter of Carlina and Steve Isabella.

Major: Pursuing an Associate of Arts degree

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Rachel Martin #09
Sophomore, 5-2, C/IF
Painesville, Ohio
Riverside

2013: Played in 36 games as a freshman catcher … Finished fifth on the team in hits (34) and RBI (23) … Hit two home runs on the year including a three-run shot against nationally-ranked Mercyhurst North East on April 18 … Drove in a career-high four runs against OSU-Newark on April 27 … Recorded ten multi-hit games.
2013 Season Statistics | 2013 Game-by-Game Statistics

High School: A three year letter winner in softball and member of the honor roll at Riverside HS… Hit .382 with 27 RBIs and a .418 OBP as a senior with the Beavers… Graduated from Auburn Career Center’s sports medicine program.

Personal: Played club softball with the Ohio Hurricanes, helping the team finish third at the Eastern National World Series in the summer of 2012… Served as the first student athletic trainer for football at Riverside and as a PRIDE Ambassador in the high school’s anti-bullying program… Daughter of Terri and Mike Martin.

Major: Undecided

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Kelly Flanigan #10
Freshman, 5-3, OF
Eastlake, Ohio
Eastlake North

2012-13: Named to the Dean’s List and OCCAC All-Academic team following the spring semester … Two-time S.T.A.R. student-athlete … Played in 22 games as a freshman guard … Scored a career-high 13 points against Cincinnati State on January 16.
2012-13 Game-by-Game Statistics | 2012-13 Season Statistics

High School: Named to the Dean’s List at Eastlake North HS… Helped the Rangers to a conference and sectional championship in basketball and a conference title in softball.

Personal: Active with the Volunteer’s club and at various basketball camps… Daughter of Sheila and Mike Flanigan.

Major: Physical Therapy

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Courtney Sabo #13
Freshman, 5-2, IF
Parma, Ohio
Parma

High School: Four year starter and member of the National Honor Society at Parma HS … Earned All-Northeast Ohio Conference (NOC) honors in her final three years … Selected offensive MVP while leading the team in runs as a junior and senior … Hit .446 at the plate in her final season … Helped the Redmen to a district title as a sophomore, sectional title as a junior, and conference championship as a senior.

Personal: Member of the Ambassador’s Club at Parma HS … Participated in the Mud Run, Diabetic Walk, and various blood drives … Daughter of Wendy Tharp and Greg Sabo.

Major: Nursing

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Chantel Smithberger #22
Sophomore, 5-5, IF
Madison, Ohio
Madison

2013: Finished as one of the top hitters in the country as a freshman catcher en route to all-OCCAC and all-Region 12 honors … Hit 11 home runs, good for 27th in the nation and first in the conference … Hit five home runs in five at-bats during a four game stretch midway through the season … Recorded a 20-game hit streak during the month of April during which time she hit .485 with 29 RBI and 25 runs … Posted the OCCAC’s top slugging percentage … Finished second in the conference in doubles and RBI … Selected as Lakeland’s Female Athlete of the Year … Named to the Dean’s List for the fall semester and to the OCCAC all-academic team at year’s end … Two-time S.T.A.R. student-athlete.
2013 Season Statistics | 2013 Game-by-Game Statistics

High School: Earned a 4.0 GPA through all four years at Madison HS … A two-time all-Premier Athletic Conference (PAC) selection and three year letter winner with the Blue Streaks … Named Player of the Game in the Star Beacon Senior Game ... Also competed as a member of the basketball team.

Personal: Played club softball with the NAC Stingers … Daughter of Rhonda Kirk and Dave Smithberger.

Major: Business

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Rebecca Svoboda #24
Freshman, 5-6, OF
Sagamore Hills, Ohio
Nordonia

High School: Named to the Merit Roll (2009-12) and Honor Roll (2012-13) at Nordonia HS … Earned the Most Improved Award as a junior and Captain’s Award in her final season … Helped the Knights claim a district championship in 2011 and back-to-back conference championships in 2012 and 2013.

Personal: Daughter of Dena and Greg Svoboda.

Major: Pursuing an Associate of Science degree.

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