#2 Alyssa Henkes
Alyssa Henkes Image
Height: 5-2
Class: SR
Position: OF
Hometown: Edmond, Okla.
Previous School: Deer Creek HS

The daughter of Chuck and Kathy Henkes, Alyssa returns to the Lady Bison for her final season. The holder of the Single Season Hits record, as well as the career triples record, Alyssa chose OBU because "location, location, location" is the best philosophy, "and I just love all the girls on the team." From Deer Creek High School, Alyssa was coached by Ron Moore. She was an All-State Alternate in 2007, and was part of the 2003 State Championship team. She was also recruited by Hendrix, University of the Ozarks, and Oklahoma Christian.


Alyssa's Favorites:

Food: hummus

Athlete: Lance Berkman
Game: Balderdash

Bible verse: Matthew 28:19-20

Music: Indie/Electronica

TV Show/Movie: Project Runway, Arrested Development

Country: India

Beverage: Diet Coke with lime


Alyssa's Stats:

Year      G            BA         2B          3B          HR         RBI        SB

2008      55          .376       7             5             0             26          2

2009      58          .286       3             4             0             14          14

2010      54          .315       7             4             0             18          19

Career 167        .326       17          13          0             58          35

2011 Softball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
1Ashley CliftonJROF5-6Joshua, TexasJoshua HS
2Alyssa HenkesSROF5-2Edmond, Okla.Deer Creek HS
3Candace HoldenJRC/IF5-6Saginaw, TexasBoswell HS
4Bailee MauldinFRC5-3Haslet, TexasNorthwest HS
5Amanda HarmonFROF5-0Rockwall, TexasRockwall HS
6Sonya BeachSRP/IF5-8Bixby, Okla.Bixby HS
7Cassidi HendersonSOP Edgewood, TexasEdgewood HS
8Kenna SelfFRIF5-7Madill, Okla.Madill HS
10Kelly FinkJROF5-4Shawnee, Okla.Shawnee HS
11Abbey BaslerJRIF5-7Elgin, Okla.Elgin HS
12Andrea MachadoSOC Merced, Calif.Buhach Colony HS
13Alison TunnellJRIF/DP5-5Sapulpa, Okla.Sapulpa HS
15Krystal JohnsonSOIF Denton, TexasRyan HS
17Noelle McDowellFRP5-7Little Elm, TexasHome School
22Theresa GarciaSRIF College Station, TexasRanger JC
Pam Fink - Head Coach
Les Hilbun - Assistant Coach