Bucknell University
Bucknell Softball BIO
23 Anna Gimmestad

Career: Ranks seventh in program history in career doubles (36) and sevventh in runs scored (90).

2018 (Junior): Played in and started 50 of the team's 51 games ... hit .263 (42-160) with 12 doubles, one triple, four home runs, and 25 RBIs ... added nine walks, 33 runs scored, and three stolen bases on three attempts ... 10 multi-hit games and seven multi-RBI games ... had a seven-game hitting streak during the season ... doubled and scored the go-ahead run in the top of the eighth inning of a 2-1 win at Boston University, ending the Terriers' 15-game winning streak ... homered in wins over Longwood and Holy Cross and in losses to Fort Wayne and Lehigh ... went 3-for-5 with a double and three RBIs in a 12-9 win over Quinnipiac ... went 2-for-4 with a double and four RBIs in a 12-6 win over Cornell.

2017 (Sophomore): Started all 43 games at shortstop ... batted .315 (45-143) with 11 doubles (most on the team), three triples, and three home runs ... scored 32 runs and had 21 RBIs ... had nine walks and struck out just six times all season ... perfect 4-for-4 on stolen-base attempts ... 12 multi-hit games ... had a 12-game hitting streak ... had a home run in wins over N.C. Central and Saint Peter's, and in a loss to Penn State.

2016 (Freshman): Started all 48 games she played ... batted .276 (43-156) with 13 doubles, two triples, one home run, 18 RBIs, and 25 runs scored ... had 10 multi-hit games ... went 10-for-20 during a six-game hitting streak in games against N.C. Central, UNCW, Delaware, and Delaware State ... went 2-for-4 with four RBIs in an 11-1 win over Delaware ... was 3-for-4 with two doubles in a 6-3 win over Lafayette ... had a game-winning RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning in a 3-2 win over Indiana State.

High School/Personal: Team captain and four-year letterwinner at Wayzata High School ... 2015 all-state selection and a 2014 honorable mention all-state recipient ... two-time all-section ... three-time all-conference ... earned Academic All-State honors ... had a .410 career batting average ... as a senior, led her team in batting (.529), hits (46), doubles (7), triples (2), home runs (7), stolen bases (11), RBIs (19), and runs (27) ... selected to play in the 2015 Minnesota State All-Star Series and the 2015 Minnesota/Wisconsin Border Battle ... guided team to a runner-up finish at the section tournament ... also played for the Minnesota Sting ... daughter of John and Gwen Gimmestad ... has one older sister, Lauren.

Major: Biology


Position: Infield
Year: Junior
Hometown: Plymouth, Minn.
High School: Wayzata
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