9 Morgan Ledbetter
9 - Morgan Ledbetter
Height: 5-10
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Jr
Hometown: Hanna City, Ill.
High School: Elmwood
Position: IF/P
gp 35
avg .526
hr 17
rbi 58
r 31
sb -

Honors & Awards

  • SLIAC Hitter of the Week (4/8/19)
  • All-SLIAC First Team (2019)
  • SLIAC Tournament MVP (2019)
  • NCAA III Whitewater, Wisconsin Regional All-Tournament Team (2019) 

Career Notes

  • Led Division III in 2019 in home runs per game (.49) and RBIs per game (1.66), and was second in Division III in slugging percentage (1.70).
  • Holds the program record for most home runs in a single season (17), highest slugging percentage in a single season (1.070), has the second-most RBIs in a single season (58) and the third-most hits (60) and the third-highest batting average (.526).
  • Holds the program record for career home runs with 17.
  • Ranks second in career batting average (.526).

Freshman (2017): Appeared in 40 games and started 27 at Culver-Stockton, batting .244 with 20 hits, 18 RBIs, nine runs, two home runs, two doubles and 14 walks.

Sophomore (2018): Appeared in 50 games and started 39 at Culver-Stockton, batting .208 with 25 hits, 31 RBIs, 10 runs, five home runs, three doubles and14 walks.

Junior (2019): Appeared in 35 games as the Red Devils’ first baseman or designated hitter and cleanup batter … Received First Team All-SLIAC Honors … Received SLIAC All-Tournament honors and was named SLIAC Tournament MVP … Was selected the NCAA Division III Whitewater, Wisconsin Regional All-Tournament Team … Voted SLIAC Hitter of the Week on April 8 after batting .500 and homering four times in six games … Recorded a .526/.565/.1.070 slash line with 60 hits, 58 RBIs, 31 runs, 17 home runs, 11 doubles and eight walks, amassing 122 total bases … Led NCAA Division III in home runs per game (.49) … Led NCAA Division III in RBIs per game (1.66) … Was second in Division III in slugging percentage (1.070) … Tied and broke EC assistant coach Kelli Dunne’s single-season program home run record (11) with a pair of home runs in an April 23 home doubleheader against Lincoln … Tied and broke Dunne’s program record (14) for career home runs with a pair of home runs against Spalding in a SLIAC Tournament first-round game against Spalding on May 3 … Set a program record for slugging percentage (1.070) … Racked up the second-most RBIs in a single season in program history (58) … Recorded the third highest batting average in a single season in program history (.526) … Tallied the third-most hits in a single season in program history (60) … Had 18 multi-hit games, racked up three hits or more 11 times and went 4-for-4 twice … Recorded two extra-base hits nine times … Homered twice in an 8-7 home win over Greenville on April 6, in a 15-1 home win over Iowa Wesleyan and in the 7-4 Spalding SLIAC Tournament win … Hit four home runs in three games in the SLIAC Tournament … Delivered eight home runs in the last 11 games of the season … Registered 224 putouts and six assists in 233 chances.

Elmwood High School: Three-sport athlete for four years … Three-time all-state honoree in softball … Four-time All-Prairieland First Team honoree in softball and two-time All-Prairieland in basketball … Four-time regional softball champions … two-time sectional softball champions … Won a super sectional championship with a 29-4 record in 2014 … Class 2A state runner-up in 2015 with a 32-6 record … Two-time honor roll student.

Freshman year: .430 batting average, 28 RBIs and one home run.

Sophomore year: .429 batting average, 31 RBIs and five home runs.

Junior year: .368 batting average, 36 RBIs and seven home runs.

Senior year: .493 batting average, 38 RBIs and seven home runs (all team highs).

Personal: The daughter of Joy and Bruce Ledbetter, Morgan was born in Peoria, Illinois on August 22, 1998 … Has three siblings, Montana, Paige and Arin … Majoring in elementary education.

Recent Games
Apr 28 Spalding W, 7-3
May 3 vs. Spalding W, 7-4
May 4 vs. Greenville W, 9-0
May 5 vs. Spalding W, 11-3
May 10 at Wis.-Whitewater L, 10-0
May 11 vs. Coe L, 7-3
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 35 18
Plate appearances 124 69
At Bats 114 64
Runs 31 14
Hits 60 33
Doubles 11 7
Triples - -
Home Runs 17 7
Runs Batted In 58 27
Total bases 122 61
Walks 8 4
Hit by pitch 2 1
Strikeouts 11 7
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play 3 2
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average .526 .516
On Base Percentage .565 .551
Slugging Percentage 1.070 .953
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game .00 .00
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 233 111
Put Outs 224 108
Assists 6 1
Errors 3 2
Fielding Percentage .987 .982
Double Plays 10 5
Stolen Bases Allowed - -
Runners Caught Stealing - -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage - -
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Mar 22 at North Central (Ill.) L, 6-4 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 22 at North Central (Ill.) L, 7-1 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Mar 23 Blackburn W, 7-2 3 0 3 2 - - 2 - - - -
Mar 23 Blackburn W, 13-5 3 1 1 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Mar 26 Rockford W, 9-1 3 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 26 Rockford W, 11-3 3 3 3 1 - 1 4 - - - -
Mar 27 at MacMurray W, 13-0 3 1 2 - - 1 1 - - - -
Mar 27 at MacMurray W, 8-7 4 1 4 1 - - 1 - - - -
Apr 3 Fontbonne L, 9-8 4 2 4 - - 1 3 - - - -
Apr 3 Fontbonne W, 10-9 4 0 1 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 6 Greenville W, 8-7 4 2 2 - - 2 3 - 1 - -
Apr 6 Greenville L, 6-4 4 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 7 Rose-Hulman W, 7-1 3 0 2 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 7 Rose-Hulman W, 13-2 3 2 2 1 - 1 5 - - - -
Apr 9 Knox W, 11-3 3 1 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 Knox W, 12-2 3 3 3 1 - 1 4 - - - -
Apr 11 at St. Louis College of Pharmacy W, 7-1 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 11 at St. Louis College of Pharmacy W, 10-8 4 1 2 - - - 1 1 - - -
Apr 13 at Webster W, 7-1 4 1 1 1 - - 1 - 1 - -
Apr 13 at Webster W, 14-7 4 1 1 1 - - 1 1 - - -
Apr 17 Iowa Wesleyan L, 1-0 3 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 17 Iowa Wesleyan W, 15-1 4 3 3 - - 2 5 - - - -
Apr 20 at Westminster (Mo.) W, 3-2 3 0 1 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 20 at Westminster (Mo.) L, 16-1 2 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 23 Lincoln W, 2-0 3 1 3 - - 1 2 - - - -
Apr 23 Lincoln W, 4-3 3 1 2 1 - 1 4 - - - -
Apr 26 at Principia W, 14-4 5 1 3 2 - - 4 - 1 - -
Apr 26 at Principia W, 19-2 5 1 3 - - 1 3 - 1 - -
Apr 28 Spalding W, 2-1 1 0 0 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Apr 28 Spalding W, 7-3 4 0 3 - - - 2 - - - -
May 3 vs. Spalding W, 7-4 4 2 3 - - 2 3 - - - -
May 4 vs. Greenville W, 9-0 2 1 1 - - 1 3 2 - - -
May 5 vs. Spalding W, 11-3 4 1 2 - - 1 1 - - - -
May 10 at Wis.-Whitewater L, 10-0 2 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
May 11 vs. Coe L, 7-3 3 1 2 - - 1 3 - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Mar 22 at North Central (Ill.) L, 6-4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 1
Mar 22 at North Central (Ill.) L, 7-1 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 3
Mar 23 Blackburn W, 7-2 - - - 5 2 - - - - 3
Mar 23 Blackburn W, 13-5 - - - 1 0 - 1 - - 3
Mar 26 Rockford W, 9-1 - - - 1 0 - - 1 - 3
Mar 26 Rockford W, 11-3 - - - 7 2 - - - - 3
Mar 27 at MacMurray W, 13-0 - - - 5 1 - - 1 - 3
Mar 27 at MacMurray W, 8-7 - - - 5 1 - - - - 4
Apr 3 Fontbonne L, 9-8 - - - 7 1 - - - - 4
Apr 3 Fontbonne W, 10-9 - - - 1 0 - 2 1 2.00 5
Apr 6 Greenville W, 8-7 - - - 8 2 - - 1 - 4
Apr 6 Greenville L, 6-4 - - - 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Apr 7 Rose-Hulman W, 7-1 1 - - 2 0 - 1 - - 4
Apr 7 Rose-Hulman W, 13-2 - - - 6 2 - - 1 - 3
Apr 9 Knox W, 11-3 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Apr 9 Knox W, 12-2 - - - 7 2 - - - - 3
Apr 11 at St. Louis College of Pharmacy W, 7-1 - - - 0 0 - - 3 - 4
Apr 11 at St. Louis College of Pharmacy W, 10-8 - - - 2 0 - - 2 - 5
Apr 13 at Webster W, 7-1 - - - 2 1 - 1 1 1.00 4
Apr 13 at Webster W, 14-7 - - - 2 1 - 1 2 0.50 5
Apr 17 Iowa Wesleyan L, 1-0 - - - 1 0 1 1 1 1.00 3
Apr 17 Iowa Wesleyan W, 15-1 - - - 9 2 - - 1 - 4
Apr 20 at Westminster (Mo.) W, 3-2 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 4
Apr 20 at Westminster (Mo.) L, 16-1 - - - 0 0 - 1 - - 2
Apr 23 Lincoln W, 2-0 - - - 6 1 - - - - 3
Apr 23 Lincoln W, 4-3 - - - 6 2 - - 1 - 3
Apr 26 at Principia W, 14-4 - - - 5 2 - - 1 - 5
Apr 26 at Principia W, 19-2 - - - 6 1 - - - - 5
Apr 28 Spalding W, 2-1 1 - - 0 0 - - - - 3
Apr 28 Spalding W, 7-3 - - - 3 0 1 1 - - 4
May 3 vs. Spalding W, 7-4 - - - 9 2 - - 1 - 4
May 4 vs. Greenville W, 9-0 - - - 4 1 1 1 - - 4
May 5 vs. Spalding W, 11-3 - - - 5 1 - 1 1 1.00 4
May 10 at Wis.-Whitewater L, 10-0 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 2
May 11 vs. Coe L, 7-3 - - - 5 1 - - 1 - 3
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Mar 22 at North Central (Ill.) L, 6-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 22 at North Central (Ill.) L, 7-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 23 Blackburn W, 7-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 23 Blackburn W, 13-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 26 Rockford W, 9-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 26 Rockford W, 11-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 27 at MacMurray W, 13-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 27 at MacMurray W, 8-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 3 Fontbonne L, 9-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 3 Fontbonne W, 10-9 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 Greenville W, 8-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 Greenville L, 6-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 7 Rose-Hulman W, 7-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 7 Rose-Hulman W, 13-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 9 Knox W, 11-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 9 Knox W, 12-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 11 at St. Louis College of Pharmacy W, 7-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 11 at St. Louis College of Pharmacy W, 10-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 13 at Webster W, 7-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 13 at Webster W, 14-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 17 Iowa Wesleyan L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 17 Iowa Wesleyan W, 15-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 20 at Westminster (Mo.) W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 20 at Westminster (Mo.) L, 16-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 23 Lincoln W, 2-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 23 Lincoln W, 4-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 26 at Principia W, 14-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 26 at Principia W, 19-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 28 Spalding W, 2-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 28 Spalding W, 7-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 3 vs. Spalding W, 7-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 4 vs. Greenville W, 9-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 5 vs. Spalding W, 11-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 10 at Wis.-Whitewater L, 10-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 11 vs. Coe L, 7-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Mar 22 at North Central (Ill.) L, 6-4 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 22 at North Central (Ill.) L, 7-1 10 9 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 23 Blackburn W, 7-2 7 6 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 23 Blackburn W, 13-5 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 26 Rockford W, 9-1 5 3 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 26 Rockford W, 11-3 9 9 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 27 at MacMurray W, 13-0 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 27 at MacMurray W, 8-7 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 3 Fontbonne L, 9-8 7 6 0 1 .857 - - - - - -
Apr 3 Fontbonne W, 10-9 9 9 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 6 Greenville W, 8-7 9 8 0 1 .889 - - - - - -
Apr 6 Greenville L, 6-4 11 11 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 7 Rose-Hulman W, 7-1 11 11 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 7 Rose-Hulman W, 13-2 9 9 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 9 Knox W, 11-3 7 7 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 9 Knox W, 12-2 6 5 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 11 at St. Louis College of Pharmacy W, 7-1 7 7 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 11 at St. Louis College of Pharmacy W, 10-8 6 6 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 13 at Webster W, 7-1 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Webster W, 14-7 9 9 0 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Apr 17 Iowa Wesleyan L, 1-0 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 17 Iowa Wesleyan W, 15-1 8 8 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 20 at Westminster (Mo.) W, 3-2 3 3 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 20 at Westminster (Mo.) L, 16-1 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 23 Lincoln W, 2-0 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 23 Lincoln W, 4-3 8 7 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 26 at Principia W, 14-4 8 8 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Principia W, 19-2 6 6 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 28 Spalding W, 2-1 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 28 Spalding W, 7-3 4 4 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
May 3 vs. Spalding W, 7-4 11 11 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 4 vs. Greenville W, 9-0 3 3 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
May 5 vs. Spalding W, 11-3 8 8 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 10 at Wis.-Whitewater L, 10-0 6 6 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 11 vs. Coe L, 7-3 11 10 0 1 .909 1 - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2018-19 35 114 31 60 11 - 17 58 8 11 - - .526 .565 1.070
Total 35 114 31 60 11 - 17 58 8 11 - - .526 .565 1.070
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2018-19 35 2 - - 122 28 3 14 26 0.54 124
Total 35 2 - - 122 28 3 14 26 0.54 124
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/7 hr era
2018-19 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2018-19 35 233 224 6 3 .987 10 - - - - -
Total 35 233 224 6 3 .987 10 - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 35 114 31 60 11 - 17 58 8 11 - - .526 .565 1.070
Conference 18 64 14 33 7 - 7 27 4 7 - - .516 .551 .953
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 18 58 19 35 6 - 10 36 2 4 - - .603 .629 1.224
Away 13 43 7 17 5 - 2 12 4 7 - - .395 .447 .651
Neutral 4 13 5 8 - - 5 10 2 - - - .615 .667 1.769
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Wins 27 93 28 53 11 - 15 52 7 8 - - .570 .608 1.172
Losses 8 21 3 7 - - 2 6 1 3 - - .333 .364 .619
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March 8 22 6 14 4 - 2 9 1 3 - - .636 .652 1.091
April 22 77 20 38 7 - 10 39 5 7 - - .494 .536 .974
May 5 15 5 8 - - 5 10 2 1 - - .533 .588 1.533
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 35 2 - - 122 28 3 14 26 0.54 124
Conference 18 1 - - 61 14 2 10 12 0.83 69
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 18 2 - - 71 16 2 9 9 1.00 62
Away 13 - - - 28 7 - 3 14 0.21 47
Neutral 4 - - - 23 5 1 2 3 0.67 15
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Wins 27 2 - - 109 26 2 10 21 0.48 102
Losses 8 - - - 13 2 1 4 5 0.80 22
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March 8 - - - 24 6 - 1 3 0.33 23
April 22 2 - - 75 17 2 11 19 0.58 84
May 5 - - - 23 5 1 2 4 0.50 17
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/7 hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Conference 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Away 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
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Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
March 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
April 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
May 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 35 233 224 6 3 .987 10 - - - - -
Conference 18 111 108 1 2 .982 5 - - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 18 126 119 5 2 .984 4 - - - - -
Away 13 74 73 1 0 1.000 4 - - - - -
Neutral 4 33 32 0 1 .970 2 - - - - -
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Wins 27 180 174 5 1 .994 9 - - - - -
Losses 8 53 50 1 2 .962 1 - - - - -
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March 8 44 40 4 0 1.000 - - - - - -
April 22 150 146 2 2 .987 8 - - - - -
May 5 39 38 0 1 .974 2 - - - - -