Jordyn Rudd-Lee signs for AU Pro Softball AUX, Championship seasons

Image courtesy of Northwestern Athletics | Photo by Ryan Kuttler
Savanna Collins
May 23, 2024

Athletes Unlimited Pro Softball has signed catcher Jordyn Rudd-Lee.

Rudd-Lee will compete at AUX in Wichita, Kansas from June 10 to June 25, and the Championship season in Rosemont, Illinois, which begins on July 26.

She enters her second year as a pro and first with AU Pro Softball. This past season, she served as an assistant coach for Purdue Softball.

Rudd-Lee is a member of the 2023 College Draft Class after a record-breaking career at Northwestern where she played in every game of her collegiate career (2019-2023). Rudd-Lee is the first-ever recipient of the Rawlings Gold Glove Award for collegiate softball. The catcher earned the honor in 2022 after a season behind the plate with a 1.000 fielding percentage on 445 chances and zero errors. That same year she also won the Johnny Bench Award, presented by the Hall of Fame catcher to the best female catcher in the nation.

She is a four-time All-Big Ten and three-time All-Defensive Team honoree. She recorded a .332 career batting average, 247 hits, 50 doubles, and 297 total bases.

The fifth season of AU Pro Softball will return to Parkway Bank Sports Complex in Rosemont, Illinois this summer. Tickets are on sale now.

The fifth season of AU Pro Softball takes AUX on the road to Wichita, Kansas from June 10 to June 25 then to Parkway Bank Sports Complex in Rosemont, Illinois later in the summer. Tickets for AUX and the 2024 Championship season are on sale.


Savanna Collins is the Senior Reporter at Athletes Unlimited. You can follow her on Twitter @savannaecollins.

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