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Feb 16 - 10:00 AM
Georgia State
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Feb 16 - 3:00 PM
Delaware
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Auburn
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Feb 17 - 9:00 AM
Maryland
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Feb 17 - 11:30 AM
Georgia State
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Delaware
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Feb 23 - 11:00 AM
Nicholls State
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Delaware
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Feb 23 - 1:30 PM
Kent State
Delaware
Delaware
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Feb 24 - 11:00 AM
Arkansas
Delaware
Delaware
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Feb 24 - 1:30 PM
McNeese
Delaware
Delaware
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Feb 25 - 11:30 AM
Albany
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 2 - 2:30 PM
Czech National Team
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 2 - 5:00 PM
UMass
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 3 - 10:00 AM
Ball State
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 3 - 3:00 PM
Robert Morris
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 4 - 11:30 AM
Binghamton
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 9 - 12:30 PM
Baylor
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 9 - 5:30 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Liberty
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Mar 10 - 10:00 AM
Baylor
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 10 - 3:00 PM
Ohio University
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 11 - 12:00 PM
Ohio University
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 17 - 10:00 AM
Cornell vs. Villanova
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 17 - 12:00 PM
Villanova
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 17 - 2:00 PM
Cornell
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 18 - 10:00 AM
Cornell vs. Villanova
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 18 - 12:00 PM
Cornell
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 18 - 2:00 PM
Villanova
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 21 - 2:30 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Lehigh (DH)
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Mar 24 - 12:00 PM
Drexel (DH)
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 25 - 12:00 PM
Drexel
Delaware
Delaware
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Mar 28 - 3:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Saint Joseph's (DH)
SOFTBALL
Mar 31 - 12:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Towson (DH)
SOFTBALL
Apr 1 - 1:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Towson
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Apr 4 - 3:00 PM
Monmouth (DH)
Delaware
Delaware
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Apr 7 - 2:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
James Madison (DH)
SOFTBALL
Apr 8 - 1:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
James Madison
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Apr 11 - 3:00 PM
Delaware State (DH)
Delaware
Delaware
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Apr 14 - 12:00 PM
Hofstra (DH)
Delaware
Delaware
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Apr 15 - 12:00 PM
Hofstra
Delaware
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UD Softball BIO
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Anna Steinmetz
Player Profile:
Anna Steinmetz 2394040
Position: Catcher
Year: Junior
Hometown: Glen Mills, Pa.
High School: West Chester Bayard Rustin
Major: Health Behavior Science
Experience: 2 Letters

AT DELAWARE
• Third-year member of the Blue Hens who has earned two letters
• Enters junior season as UD’s career leader with 26 home runs
• Also ranks seventh in Blue Hen history with 89 RBI and 14th with 205 total bases
• Has started all 104 games during her first two seasons

2017 SEASON (GAME BY GAME STATISTICS)
• Named UD Alumni Association Team Most Valuable Player
• First team All-CAA selection
• Led the Blue Hens with 11 homers, tied for third in the CAA and fourth most in a UD single season
• Led UD and ranked fifth in the league with 101 total bases
• Was second on the team and ninth in the conference with a .363 batting average
• Started all 53 games behind the plate for the Blue Hens
• Served as team captain
• Led Delaware with 19 multi-hit games and 14 multi-RBI games
• Hit a game-winning grand slam in the seventh inning of UD’s 5-4 win over Winthrop
• Posted three-hit games against Illinois State, UNCG and Hofstra
• Belted home runs in three consecutive games against Hofstra and Saint Joseph’s
• Named CAA Player of the Week on Mar. 13

2016 SEASON
(GAME BY GAME STATISTICS)

• Named CAA Rookie of the Year
• Selected second team All-CAA and named to the CAA All-Rookie Team
• Tabbed third team NFCA All-Northeast Region
• Tied for the CAA lead and tied the UD single season record with 15 home runs
• Tied for fourth among Division I freshmen in homers
• Tied for second in the CAA with 104 total bases, the third most in a UD single season
• Ranked second on the Blue Hens and fourth in a UD season with 44 RBI
• Started all 51 games, including 36 behind the plate
• Batted .314 on the year and walked a team-leading 20 times
• Ranked second on the squad with nine doubles and 26 runs scored, and was third with 50 hits
• Tied for the team lead with 13 multi-RBI games
• Hit safely in eight consecutive games from Mar. 6 through Mar. 19
• Went 3 for 4 with two homers and four RBI in the CAA Tournament win over Elon
• Also recorded three-hit games against FIU, Delaware State and Charleston
• Drove home four runs vs. Delaware State
• Named CAA Rookie of the Week on Feb. 23, Mar. 8 and Mar. 28


HIGH SCHOOL

• First team All-State selection during all four years at West Chester Bayard Rustin
• Selected 2015 Pennsylvania AAAA Player of the Year
• Named first team All-Chesmont and first team All-Area by the Daily Local News all four years
• Tabbed first team Southeastern Pennsylvania by the Philadelphia Inquirer in 2014 and 2015
• Three-year captain
• Helped lead Rustin to the 2015 Chestmont American championship
• Also played two years of varsity basketball
• Honor roll student


PERSONAL
• Anna Margaret Steinmetz
• Born Aug. 29, 1996
• Daughter of Chuck and Shannon Steinmetz
• Has older brothers C.J. and Sean, and a younger sister, Tori
• Sean played football at West Chester
• Father played football at Widener
• Health behavior science major at Delaware with a minor in public health

CAREER STATISTICS

YEAR AVG. GP/GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB-ATT PO A E FLD%
2016 .314 51/51 159 26 50 9 0 15 44 104 .654 20 1 16 0 .394 0 0 1-2 227 19 3 .988
2017 .363 53/53 160 23 58 8 1 11 45 101 .631 18 2 19 1 .431 1 0 0-0 161 27 6 .969
TOTALS .339 104/104 319 49 108 17 1 26 89 205 .643 38 3 35 1 .411 1 0 1-2 388 46 9 .980
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