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Northwest Bearcats

Press Release

July 15, 2004

Bearcat Softball Signs Gustin to Letter-of-Intent

Gustin File

Crystal Gustin

Raytown High School
Two-time first-team all-conference
Team MVP
Team Defensive Player of Year
Batted .434 as a senior
.979 fielding % as a senior

KC White Sox
Batting average: .319
Fielding percentage: .958
Team recently won ASA Regional tournament and will travel to California Aug. 1-8 for ASA Nationals

MARYVILLE, Mo. -- Northwest Missouri State University head softball coach has announced the signing of Crystal Gustin (Kansas City, Mo.) to a national letter-of-intent.

Gustin, who plays shortstop, played her high school softball for Raytown High School. In the summer, she is a member of the KC White Sox.

At Raytown High School, Gustin was a four-time all-conference honoree. She was a first-team all-conference selection as a junior and a unanimous first-teamer as a senior. Gustin also earned first-team all-district and second-team all-area honors last season. She was named Raytown's Most Valuable Player and Defensive Player of the Year. Gustin batted .434 and put together a .979 fielding percentage last season.

Gustin has helped lead her summer team to a national tournament berth. The KC White Sox recently won the ASA regional tournament and will be taking part in the ASA National Championship Tournament Aug. 1-8. She is currently batting .319 and has turned in a fielding percentage of .959 so far this summer.

Gustin will be a freshman at Northwest this fall.

For more information, please contact:

Media Relations Department, Northwest Athletics | 660.562.1118 | Fax: 660.562.1582

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