Lindsey J. Gerheim

Athletic, Academic, and Military Development Accomplishments

As a Plebe http://www.usma.edu/Dcomm/PV/040416/softball.htm

Firstie Accomplishments ~ 2006 – 2007 (Senior)

West Point Representative to Patriot League – Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC)

Promoted to Captain – Brigade Headquarters Company Commander managing 74 cadets, each with a leadership position

Term One Dean’s List (seventh consecutive semester) GPA 4.06 ~ Cumulative GPA 3.56

Pentathlete Award – Superintendent’s Award for GPA at or exceeding 4.0 (1 of 9 out of 1,000 cadets)

Class Rankings out of 1020 Firsties (Seniors):
#123; lost 16 cadets Term; lost 294 cadets cumulative #125;: End of Term One, Fourth Year
Academic – # 141 ~ top 14%
Military – # 116 ~ top 11%
Physical – # 271 ~ top 26%
Cadet LJG Performance Overall- Cumulative – # 93 ~ top 9 %

Term Two Dean’s List (Eighth Consecutive Semester) GPA 3.729 ~ Cumulative GPA 3.611

Class Rankings out of 978 Firsties (Seniors) { lost 42 cadets Term; lost 336 cadets cumulative&#12

Recognized by Behavioral Science and Leadership Department for design and execution of highly functional corps-wide Social Network Project

Guest Speaker at New York University’s symposium on Behavioral Sciences and Leadership

Appointed Cadet Advisor to Behavioral Science and Leadership Department’s Leadership Management Board

Awarded First Choice of Branch and Post Location – Military Police at Ft. Campbell, KY, with the 101st Screaming Eagles
Army Black Knights NCAA Division I Softball

Elected by team and coaches to lead as Senior Team Captain

First West Point utility softball player to start at three different positions in four years

Most Valuable Player on the Women’s Softball Team – Cadet Darlene Lee Dondero Memorial Award

Lowe’s 2007 Senior CLASS Softball Award Finalist (Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School) selected as candidate among 19 others from around the country representing 12 different conferences for excelling on and off the field. Voted one of ten finalists from Notre Dame, Northwestern, Georgia Tech, Washington, Arizona, Missouri State, Creighton, Tennessee, and DePaul Universities. Selection criteria based on personal qualities of classroom, character, community, and performance and team loyalty on the field, all of which define a complete student athlete. Won – Fan Voting with 23% of votes to 18% of votes for second place contestant. Placed Second on the All-Senior All-American First Team in overall Coaches, Media, Fan and Sponsor voting.

Eastern College Athletic Conference Award Excellence in Athletics and Scholarship

Academic All-American Award (Third Team)- CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine – First ever award in Softball.

Academic All-District 1 University Division First Team 2007 – ESPN the Magazine – Second Career Award – First Army Two-Time Award Winner – Along with 3 athletes from Harvard, and others from Dartmouth, Syracuse, Albany, Massachusetts, Central Connecticut, Canisius, and Iona Universities.

Patriot League 2007 Scholar Athlete of the Year Award – Softball; Headlining 48 other softball scholar athletes to make the academic honor roll

Patriot League Academic Honor Roll – Fourth Consecutive Year

Patriot League’s 2007 First Team Conference All-Star – Fourth Consecutive Season at third different defensive position -(Shortstop)

Patriot League 2007 All-Tournament Team – Hit .429 (3/7) in two games with two singles and a final career (two outs, top of the last inning at-bat) three run double

West Point Softball Team Scholar Athlete Award – Fourth Consecutive Award

West Point Softball Team Outstanding Leader – Athlete Award for combined excellence in Academics, Military and Physical Development (Fourth Consecutive Year)

West Point;s all time Home Run record broken with 18th Home Run hit to center field. Extended record to 20 Home Runs.

Honorable Mention – Patriot League – February 27 – Six game Atlanta Tournament hit .375 with five runs, six RBI’s, one double, three home runs and a 1.000 SLG%

Honorable Mention – Patriot League – March 6 – Batted .500 over three games collecting one double, one triple and one RBI

Patriot League Player of the Week – March 20 batting .406 in ten games at Orlando Rebel Tournament, 13 hits including three doubles, and two home runs, five RBI’s.

Honorable Mention – Patriot League – March 26 Batted .364 successfully in three of four games; had 4 runs and one RBI.

Honorable Mention – Patriot League April 2 – Batted .318 successfully in six of eight games; had 7 hits and one RBI.

Patriot League Player of the Week – April 9 Second 2007 POW Award – batting .600 and safely in all 4 games at Holy Cross, 9 hits, 6 RBI’s, 4 Runs Scored, 2 Home Runs (one a grand slam raising career total to 20, ranking 5th all-time in Patriot League history), entered Patriot League top ten list for career hits (178), and a perfect fielding percentage.

Army Season Stats – Led the team in ten categories – Batting Average (.394), At-Bats (155), Hits (61), Doubles (11)RBI’s (30), Total Bases (95), Slugging % (.613), On Base % (.435), Stolen Bases (6), Assists (128); Tied for First Home Runs (7), Triples (1); Second in Runs Scored (24). Four Double Plays.

Academy All-Time Career Softball Records:

# 1 – Home Runs 20
# 1 – Games Played 200
# 1 – At Bats 584
#2 Hits 195
# 2 RBI’s 100
# 2 Total Bases 300
Top Ten Batting Average – .333
Top Ten Doubles 33
Top Ten Runs Scored 109
Top Ten Walks 51
Top Ten Triples 6 (Three consecutive in one game)

Academy Single Season Softball Records:

Tied for # 2 Hits – 61
Tied for # 2 Home Runs 7
# 4 Runs Scored 35
Tied for # 4 RBI’s 30
Tied for # 10 Doubles 11

Patriot League Career Softball Records:

# 9 Hits
Tied for # 5 Home Runs

Patriot League 2007 Season (All Games) Softball Records:

# 1 Total Bases – 95
# 2 Batting Average – .394
# 4 On Base % – .435
# 2 Slug % – .613
# 3 At Bats 155
Tied # 1 Hits 61
Tied # 4 Doubles 11
Tied # 1 Home Runs 7
Tied # 3 RBI’s 30
# 7 Stolen Bases 6

NCAA National Softball Rankings:

# 70 Hitting
Cow Accomplishments ~ 2005 – 2006 (Junior)

Term One Dean’s List (Fifth Consecutive Semester) GPA 3.35 ~ Cumulative GPA 3.45

Promoted to rank of First Sergeant leading 4 platoons consisting of 140 cadets

Class Rankings out of 1049 Cows (Juniors): { lost 75 cadets Term; lost 265 cadets cumulative}: End of Term One, Third Year
Academic – # 174 ~ top 16%
Military – # 115 ~ top 11%
Physical – # 237 ~ top 22%
Cadet LJG Performance Overall Cumulative – # 108 ~ top 10 %

Term Two Dean’s List (Sixth Consecutive Semester) GPA 3.67 ~ Cumulative GPA 3.48

Superintendent’s Gold Wreath – Overall Excellence Award for combined merit in Academics, Military and Physical Development (Third Annual Award)

Silver Star Award Annual cumulative GPA at or above 3.0 (Third Annual Award)

Class Rankings out of 1036 Cows (Juniors): { lost 13 cadets Term; lost 278 cadets cumulative}: End of Term Two, Third Year
Academic – # 170 ~ top 16%
Military – # 146 ~ top 14%
Physical – # 328 ~ top 32%
Cadet LJG Performance Overall Cumulative – # 125 ~ top 12 %

Army Black Knights NCAA Division I Softball

Patriot League Player of the Week March 20 batting .444 in eight games, 12 hits including one double, four triples and one home run, hitting safely in six games driving in nine runs

Eastern College Athletic Conference Division One Player of the Week March 20

Tied NCAA, and Broke Patriot League and West Point single game records for hitting three triples in consecutive at-bats

Patriot League’s Conference All-Star Third Consecutive Season at third different defensive position -(Second Team as Shortstop)

West Point Scholar Athlete Award (Third Consecutive Award)

Team Outstanding Leader-Athlete Award for combined excellence in Academics, Military and Physical Development (Third Consecutive Year)

Patriot League Scholar Athlete Award (Third Consecutive Award)

All – American Scholar-Athlete Award – NFCA (National Fast Pitch Coaches Association)

Army Season Stats – Batted .313 ranking fourth among starters, leading the team in hits (51) and total bases (74) ; second in runs scored (28) and tied for second in triples third in hits (45) and doubles (11); tied for fifth for career home runs (10), seventh in batting average (.319), and tenth in stolen bases (24) >>> Statistics All Games (Category/Result/Team Rank) Batting Average/.321/6 Runs Scored/35/22B/11/3 HR/6/1 RBI/30/2 – Slug%/.529/3 Stolen Bases & Attempts/15-16/2

Patriot League Season Stats second in home runs (6), stolen bases (15/16) and total bases (74); third in runs scored (35) and RBI’s (30); in top ten in hits, doubles, walks, slugging percentage and on-base percentage. >>> Statistics – Conference Play(Category/Result/Team Rank) Bat Average/.364/5 Runs Scored/15/2 2B/8/1 HR/3/2 RBI/11/2 Slug%/.673/5 Stolen Bases & Attempts/5-6/3

Summer Activities Platoon Leader of an Airborne Military Intelligence Company’s Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (TUAV) Platoon in direct support of the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Orders to maintain operational readiness to deploy worldwide within 18 hours notification
Yearling Accomplishments ~ 2004 – 2005 (Sophomore)

Term One Dean’s List (Third Consecutive Semester) GPA 3.48 ~ Cumulative GPA 3.45

Soldier of the Quarter Award (SOQ) First Half Semester (second SOQ Award)

Soldier of the Quarter Award (SOQ) Second Half Semester (third SOQ Award)

Class rankings out of 1136 Yearlings (Sophomores) {lost 71 cadets Term; lost 178 cadets cumulative}: End of Term One, Second Year
Academic – # 154 ~ top 14%
Military – # 144 ~ top 13 %
Physical – # 468 ~ top 41%
Cadet LJG Performance Overall Cumulative – # 114 ~ top 10%

Term Two Dean’s List (Fourth Consecutive Semester) GPA 3.49 ~ Cumulative GPA 3.46

Superintendent’s Gold Wreath – Overall Excellence award for combined merit in Academics, Military and Physical Development (Second Annual Award)

Silver Star Award Annual cumulative GPA at or above 3.0 (Second Annual Award)

Class rankings out of 1124 Yearlings (Sophomores) {lost 12 cadets Term; lost 190 cadets cumulative}: End of Term Two, Second Year
Academic – # 172 ~ top 15%
Military – # 120 ~ top 11 %
Physical – # 233 ~ top 21%
Cadet LJG Performance Overall Cumulative – # 104 ~ top 9%

Brigade Tactical Officer’s recognition for exceptional motivation and performance in the indoor obstacle course ‘ Best IOCT Company Time (female) 3 minutes – 57 seconds

Army Black Knights NCAA Division I Softball

Patriot League’s Conference All-Star Second Consecutive Season in second different defensive position -(Second Team as Outfielder)

ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District I First Team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America Lone sophomore and one of twelve selected; first ever Army player to earn first team honors; District I covers schools in CT, ME, MA, NH, NY, RI and VT; some other schools represented Yale, Harvard, St. Bonaventure , Boston U., Syracuse, Holy Cross, Hofstra, Colgate; eligible for the national Academic All-America Team.

Louisville Slugger/National Fast Pitch Coaches Association Mid-Atlantic
All-Region Team (Second Team as Right Fielder Second Consecutive
Season)

Patriot League Scholar Athlete Award (Second Consecutive Award)

Team Outstanding Leader-Athlete Award for combined excellence in Academics, Military and Physical Development (Second Consecutive Award)

Army Season Stats – Batted .321 ranking fourth among starters, leading the team in total bases (74) and home runs (6); second in stolen bases (15), runs scored (35), and walks (17), third in hits (45) and doubles (11); tied for fifth for career home runs (10), seventh in batting average (.319), and tenth in stolen bases (24) >>> Statistics All Games (Category/Result/Team Rank) Batting Average/.321/6 Runs Scored/35/2 2B/11/3 HR/6/1RBI/30/2 – Slug%/.529/3 Stolen Bases & Attempts/15-16/2

Patriot League Season Stats second in home runs (6), stolen bases (15/16) and total bases (74); third in runs scored (35) and RBI’s (30); in top ten in hits, doubles, walks, slugging percentage and on-base percentage. >>> Statistics – Conference Play (Category/Result/Team Rank) Bat Average/.364/5 Runs Scored/15/2 2B/8/1 HR/3/2 RBI/11/2 Slug%/.673/5 Stolen Bases & Attempts/5-6/3

Summer Activities Voluntary AIAD – Advanced Individual Academic Development at the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia; Assignment – Platoon Sergeant @ West Point Cadet Basic Training Beast One; Military Development School – Special Reactions Team Training (SRT / SWAT) at Fort Leonard Wood, St Louis, Missouri

Guest speaker along with Olympic Softball Team representative at the East Cobb Georgia Softball Association’s annual awards banquet.

Plebe Accomplishments ~ 2003- 2004 (Freshman)

Term One – Dean’s List GPA 3.47

Soldier of the Quarter Award (SOQ) ‘ Second Half Semester

Term Two – Dean’s List (Second Consecutive Semester) GPA 3.43

Superintendent’s Gold Wreath – Overall Excellence award for combined merit in Academics, Military and Physical Development

Silver Star Award ‘ Annual cumulative GPA at or above 3.0

Class Rankings out of 1207 Plebes (Freshmen): 2007 Class began with 1120 Men and 194 Women = total 1314 – { lost 107 cadets first year } End of Second Term, First Year
Academic – # 134 ~ top 11%
Military – # 137 ~ top 11%
Physical – # 469 ~ top 39%
Cadet LJG Performance Overall – # 90 ~ top 7 %

Army Black Knights NCAA Division I Softball

Louisville Slugger/National Fast pitch Coaches Association Mid-Atlantic
All-Region Team (Second Team as Designated Player)

Patriot League’s Softball Freshman of the Year

Patriot League’s Softball First Team All-Star

West Point’s Softball Offensive Player of the Year

Team Outstanding Leader-Athlete Award for combined excellence in Academics, Military and Physical Development

Patriot League Scholar Athlete Award

West Point Scholar Athlete Award

Army Season Stats ‘ Batted .316 ranking first among starters, and lead the team in on-base percentage (.355); second in stolen bases (15), runs scored (21),home runs (4), triples (1), slugging percentage (.482), and stolen bases (9 of 10 attempts); fourth in total bases (55), and fielding percentage (.947); fifth in hits (36), RBI’s (15), and walks (6); seventh in doubles (5)

Summer Activity Camp Buckner Military Field Training

Athletic Accomplishments Upon Graduation

Lindsey Gerheim participation in the 2009 All Service Softball Tournament. Each year 15 women each from Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines Compete.

The Army Team took Silver; Lindsey was awarded All Tournament (5th highest batting average of 60 players); and made the All Service Team heading to Oklahoma City to compete in the ASA National Tournament.

The Armed Forces Team.

Recieving my Silver Medal

The Ft. Campbell Soldiers (Shaw, Gerheim, Flory, and Dochwaht)

Lindsey’s message sent to her Commanding Officer

Captain McCarthy

Thanks for the warm wishes on making the Armed Forces team. The link below is the overall results and All Tournament as well as Armed Forces team.

http://www.stripes.com/m/article.asp?section=123&article=65023

CAMP:
3 weeks long at Ft. Indiantown Gap Pennsylvania.
Practiced twice a day and had a double header nightly against local teams such as Forry’s and Nick’s.
18 girls came to camp – 15 made the final cut.
1 other fellow MP Danielle Wills from Ft. Hood
Girls came from Korea, Germany, Alaska, Hood, , Eustis, Drum – ie: all over.

TOURNAMENT:
I played Left Field and was Lead off batter.

Hit .484 (5th highest in the tournament)

1 other fellow Ft. Campbell female: Nichole Flory (Army Band)

2 other fellow Ft. Campbell males: Shaw and Dochwaht, both men were voted All Tournament Team and Armed Forces however Shaw had to decline due to mission.

All Army team won the Silver medal (Gold went to Airforce merely due to run differential – we beat them twice)

I was 1 of 3 Army women to make All Tournament team (awarded a tournament bat) and 1 of 2 Army women to make the Armed Forces Team

(last MP was CPT Lauren Shaw in 2008 who is currently deployed in Iraq and couldn’t return this season)

OTHER:
Will now compete in the Men’s Class A and Women’s Open Slow Pitch National Championship at the ASA Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City, OK?
Practice here until Wednesday and then fly to OK
My softball Background:

http://forwhattheygaveonsaturdayafternoon.com/wp-2007/lindsey-gerheim

http://forwhattheygaveonsaturdayafternoon.com/wp-2007/gerheim-accomplishments

The All Services team, composed of active duty players from the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force, placed second in the Oklahoma City ASA National slow pitch tournament. Lindsey batted .700 for the tournament and then returned to her new assignment as Executive Officer of the 561st MP Company at Ft. Campbell, KY.

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