Rock Valley's Crown named Dudley® Pitcher of the Year

Colorado Springs, CO – In her first season as a Golden Eagle, Breanna Crown helped guide Rock Valley (IL) to its fifth consecutive national title. For her efforts, Crown has been awarded the 2018 Dudley® NJCAA Division III Softball Pitcher of the Year honor.


  • Position: RHP
  • Class: Freshman
  • Hometown: Davis Junction, IL

2018 Statistics

  • 18-3 record
  • 115.2 innings pitched
  • 1.94 earned run average
  • 84 strikeouts/ 10 walks
  • Two shutouts
  • Eight complete games

2018 Accomplishments

  • NJCAA DIII Softball First Team All-American
  • Three-time NJCAA DIII Softball Pitcher of the Week
  • 2018 NJCAA DIII Softball National Champion
  • 2018 NJCAA All-Academic Third Team

Rock Valley Head Coach Darin Monroe on Crown

“Breanna Crown is one of the most coachable kids I have ever had. She pays attention to detail and works hard to improve each and every day she has the opportunity to do so. She competes every pitch and was instrumental in our success this season in bringing home our fifth consecutive NJCAA DIII National Championship and we look forward to watching her progression into next season.”  

Next up for Crown

  • Sophomore season at Rock Valley

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