|2017 PLAYER PROFILES|
Resides: Newark, NY
Now in her 11th season with the Brakettes, Brandice has shown no signs of slowing down. She keeps turning out one fantastic season after another . . . Even a broken left wrist, which sidelined her one month last year, couldn't stop her from getting back for the national tournament. Her 12-1 record improved her career record to 165-1, 6th place all-time behind five National ASA Hall of Famers . . . Former No. 5 draft pick of NPF Chicago Bandits in 2009, Balschmiter has 1,534 career strikeouts and should move into No. 5 midway through 2017. . . She is a four-time Atlantic 10 Pitcher of the Year and Most Outstanding Pitcher during stellar UMass career.