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2020 Softball Preview

Softball Windscreen in front of Gary Page Field scoreboard.

2020 Softball Preview

School:  Urbandale

Nickname:  J-Hawks

Class:  5A

Colors: Blue and White

Conference:  Central Iowa Metropolitan League – Central Conference


Head Coach:  

Nick McCool (University of Northern Iowa, 2007)

3rd Season

(42-39 at Urbandale; 113-104 career record)


Assistant Coaches:     

Emily Rottinghaus, Ellen Gallagher


2019 Record / Highlights:    

  • Overall Record:  13-28 / 6-14 Central Conference
  • 1st Team All-Conference:  Kennedy Hill
  • 2nd Team All-Conference:  Ashley Pearson
  • Honorable Mention All-Conference:  Grace Albrecht, Lily Burkhead, Taylor Hinkhouse, Isabelle Staton


2020 Returning Letterwinners:

13 total return

Cassidy Henderson, Kennedy Hill, Laurel Stice, Jesse Stoelk, Lily Burkhead, MyKenna Cole, Taylor Hinkhouse, Kate Ness, Grace Albrecht, Isabelle Staton, Dharma Fulton, Breckin Geiser, Lily Watters-Smith



2020 Outlook:

Coach Nick McCool has this to say about the upcoming season:  "We look forward to getting back on the field and building off our season from a year ago. We have a great group of girls who love to compete and buy into our Urbandale Softball FAMILY"


For more information, contact Head Coach Nick McCool at (515) 457-6945 or via e-mail at or Bill Watson at (515) 457-6994 or