Bison Softball Adds White Bear Lake's Danielle Renner to Early NCAA Signing List
Release: November 26, 2012
North Dakota State University women's softball coach Darren Mueller announced today shortstop Danielle Renner (White Bear Lake, Minn. / White Bear Lake H.S.) has signed a national letter of intent to play softball and continue her education at NDSU. Renner joins outfielder Courtney Johnson (Fargo, N.D. / North H.S.) and pitcher Katie Thun (Hermantown, Minn. / Hermantown H.S.), who signed national letters of intent Nov. 14.
"We are very excited to add Dani to our program," said Mueller. "She brings excellent power and a very strong arm. She will be a big asset to our program."
Here is the bio on Renner:
SS DANIELLE RENNER Bat: R Throw: R (White Bear Lake, Minn./White Bear Lake H.S.) HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year starter at shortop and catcher for White Bear Lake High School and head coach Kaity Wightman ..Hit .537 with nine home runs to lead White Bear Lake to a 16-8 record and the section finals ... Had an .820 slugging percentage and 1.388 on-base plus slugging percentage (OPS) ... Honorable mention on 2012 all-state team ... All-conference and St. Paul Pioneer Press All-Star team selection last spring ... Two-year starter at forward/center for basketball team ... All-conference performer ... Member of White Bear Lake's basketball state runner-up team in 2010 and fourth place team in 2011 ... PERSONAL: Daughter of Steve and Denise Renner ... Has one brother, Shad, and one sister, Kyra ... Plans to major in mechanical engineering.