INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Morgan Winkler, a senior at Perry
Meridian High School, has signed a letter of intent to continue her education
and softball playing career as a Tiger at Olivet Nazarene University.
Winkler, a 5-7 catcher, was named the Falcon’s Defensive
Player of the Year. She also finished
her junior season with a stellar .391 batting average. As a member of the
Edgewood Elite Bulldogs, she finished the summer of 2014 with a .375 average including
five home runs, eight doubles and a triple for 18 RBIs.
“I chose Olivet because of their outstanding athletic
department and softball coaching, as well as their amazing exercise science
program,” said Winkler of her decision. “I love the family atmosphere and the
beauty of the campus.”
Winkler intends to major in exercise science while at
Olivet. She is the daughter of Dawn Winkler-Parmelee and Eric Winkler.