2017 Game-by-Game Stats
2017 • SOPHOMORE SEASON
Started in 60 games at shortstop • hit .284 and .391 in Big Ten games • had a .461 on base percentage and a .500 slugging percentage • drilled eight doubles, one triple and five home runs • was a first-team All-Big Ten selection • earned one B1G Player of the Week award this season • received her first career start in the Maroon and Gold against Maryland • recorded her first career home run against Texas and finished with two runs and three RBIs • notched a run against North Carolina State • had two hits including her second home run of the year against UC Davis • established two runs, one hit and one RBI in victory over Fresno State • scored one run against Idaho State • had one hit against Troy • notched one hit and run versus Illinois State • had three putouts at shortstop in one game against No. 8/8 Washington• produced one hit against South Dakota at the Husky Classic • established two runs, one hit and one RBI in two games against Pacific • added five runs and four hits including a double in three games against Nebraska • notched one run and one double in three games against Illinois • hit a home run against South Dakota with four RBIs and one run • established three hits including one double and one grand slam, three runs and four RBIs in a three game series against Indiana • hit a triple with three runs in a series sweep over Northwestern • contributed two runs, four hits and three RBIs in Minnesota's two victories over Wisconsin • recorded two runs against Purdue • ended Big Ten regular season play with one run, four hits and five RBi in three games against Penn State • tacked on one run in Minnesota's 5-1 victory over Northwestern in the Big Ten quarterfinals • hit a go-ahead RBI double against LA Tech in a NCAA Tournament elimination game.
PRIOR TO MINNESOTA
Transferred from Virginia • started 43 of 44 games played, all at shortstop • had eight multiple-hit games and three multiple-RBI games • hit .268 with 27 runs scored and 15 RBI • led the team with 26 walks.
A 2015 graduate of Aledo High School • four time letterwinner • led team to back-to-back state championships in 2014 and 2015 • earned All-Conference honors four straight years. Won Conference Offensive MVP in 2014 and overall MVP in 2015 • earned 2014 and 2015 Fort Worth Star Telegram First-Team Super Team honors • 2014 and 2015 Texas Sports Writers Association All-State Team member • 2014 and 2015 State All-Tournament Team • 2015 Max Prep All-American • also earned academic All-State honors in 2015 • played travel ball for Team Mizuno Impulse and Aces Express Gold.
From Aledo, Texas • lists most memorable sports thrill as winning back-to-back state championships • enjoys music and swimming • daughter of Stan and Nancy Arneson • has an older brother, Jason, and an older sister, Katie.
Lindaman Accepts Bid to Team USA Selection Camp
Kendyl Lindaman found her name amongst the 56 athletes to accept an invitation to participate in the 2018 USA Softball Women's National Team Selection Camp
Eleven Earn All-America Scholar-Athlete Honors
Minnesota softball saw 11 of its current and former student-athletes receive 2016-17 NFCA All-America Scholar-Athletes.
Gophers Rank in Top 40 for Academics
The NFCA released its list of top academic teams for the 2017 season including the Gophers with a cumulative GPA of 3.460.