Saw limited action, starting 25 games in the infield ... Scored 10 runs on the year ... Registered five hits, three of those extra-base hits ... Drove in 10 runs and drew eight walks on the year ... All five hits and 10 runs came during non-conference play ... Nine of the 10 RBI and all eight walks were also against those teams ... Drove in a season-best three runs against Central Arkansas on March 29 with her first career home run ... Drove in one run on against Iowa State on May 7 ... Went 1-for-5 with a double and two runs scored at the Oklahoma Spring Festival ... Drove in two runs ... Went 1-for-3 at the Troy Cox Classic with two runs scored, three RBI and two walks ... Opened the year 1-for-3 with two runs scored at the Kajikawa Classic.
Played at Davenport (Okla.) High School for head coach Heather Gaylord ... Earned all-state honors in fastpitch and slowpitch softball ... Four-time all-conference selection in fastpitch and slowpitch ... Earned conference most valuable player honors ... Hit .420 as a senior in fastpitch, scoring 33 runs and driving in 35 on 55 hits ... Had five home runs ... Ended her career with a .490 batting average, 197 runs scored, 280 hits and 162 runs driven in ... Team won the 2008 Oklahoma slowpitch state title ... Also earned all-conference honors in basketball three years.
Played for the Tulsa Eagles GOLD under head coach Dave Simmons ... Hit .321 during summer 2010 ... Scored 18 runs, recorded 34 hits and drove in 15 ... Had two home runs.
Born Ali Lychelle Vandever in Cushing, Okla. ... Daughter of Mike and Annita Vandever ... Has two sisters, Lindsey and Nikki ... Lindsey is a current softball graduate assistant at OU and was a three-time all-region and All-Big 12 honoree ... Nikki played softball at the University of Central Oklahoma ... Majoring in multidisciplinary studies.