Viking Softball Tradition

Valley City State University Viking Softball is rich with tradition and pride. The program holds 11 Conference Championships, numerous All-Conference Players, NAIA Scholar-Athletes, Conference Most Valuable Seniors, a National Tournament appearance and many other accolades. Many players have dawned the Cardinal and White for the Vikings and have done so with pride, character and hard work. All the efforts of past participants have set a standard of excellence for current and future Vikings to uphold and maintain. Valley City State University Viking Softball has been and will continue to be a force at the conference, regional and national levels.

Conference Championships

1980...1981...1982...1983...1984...1986...1987...1988...1989...1990...2014

NAIA National Tournaments

  • 1982-Kearney, NB:   7th Place
  • 2006-Decatur, AL

NAIA All-Americans

  • Brenda (Hubrig) Radloff ...Outfield: 1982
  • Karalea Morris ...Pitcher: 2006 ...Honorable Mention

Conference Honors

  • NSAA Player of the Year - Brittany Lehner (2014)
  • NSAA Coach of the Year - Elle Fracker (2014)
  • DAC Player of the Year - Paige Smith (2011)
  • DAC Gold Glove Award- Cyndi Figol (2B), Paige Smith (OF) (2011)
  • DAC Coach of the Year - Chad Slyter (2011)
  • DAC Freshman of the Year - Paige Smith (2010, Pitcher/OF)
  • DAC Gold Glove Award- Cyndi Figol (2B), Paige Smith (OF) (2010)
  • NDCAC Most Valuable Senior - Karalea Morris (2006, Pitcher)
  • NDCAC MVP - Tracy Bailey (1997, Pitcher)
  • NDCAC Most Valuable Senior - Shauna Cochrane (1993)