Illinois and Ohio State are tied for sixth place in the Big Ten standings
Illini riding a five-game winning streak into Michigan State series
Illinois and Iowa are tied for ninth in the Big Ten standings
The Illini own the all-time series, 14-7
Minnesota scored seven runs on two homers
May 5th vs. Ohio State
Photos from the Illini's Big Ten game versus Nebraska on March 30
Photos from Illinois' game vs. Wisconsin on March 23, 2013
Photos from the Illini's 6-2 victory over Western Michigan at the Fighting Illini Invitational.
Photos from the Fighting Illini Softball team's annual Christmas Party
2012 - Senior:Returned to Illinois but sat out the season (redshirted) due to NCAA transfer regulations.
2011 - Junior (at Eastern Illinois):Spent the season at Eastern Illinois University after transferring following her sophomore year at the University of Illinois.
2010 - Sophomore:Saw time in 11 contests, making five starts ... Totaled four hits and three RBIs in 17 plate appearances ... Also drew one walk.
2009 - Freshman:Played in 21 games with seven starts at catcher ... Made first career start against Hofstra on Feb. 14 ... First career hit was a double on Feb. 14 against No. 12 Arizona ... Was 1-for-1 with an RBI against Prairie View A&M (Feb. 21).
High School:Led West Community High School to 2008 Class 4A Sweet 16 and the DuPage Valley Conference Championship ... Three-time All-DVC softball catcher (2006-08) ... Three-time DuPage Valley All-Academic Athlete ... Four-year varsity starter and all-area for three seasons.
Personal:Born June 15, 1990 ... Daughter of Chuck and Donna Detrick ... Has two older siblings, Gus and Tilia ... Brother wrestled at Harper College ... Majoring in Health Administration.
Favorite Food: Peanut butter and jelly
Favorite Pro Team: Chicago Cubs
Favorite Music Artist: Little Big Town
Favorite Movie: Pay It Forward
Favorite Athlete: Ryan Theriot
Career Goals: To be a high school special education teacher and softball coach
How did you start playing softball? "Started playing tee-ball, played baseball at ages 6 and 7 and switched to softball at age 9."