DePron signs with SIU
Aubrey DePron has signed a letter-of-intent to play softball for the Salukis of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Ill. DePron was the state runner-up in the long jump and ran the anchor leg of the 4x400 relay for Bridge Creek’s track team last spring at the Class 4A state track meet. She also led Bridge Creek to the Class 4A regionals last year. On the diamond, she hit .627 as a junior with 51 runs batted in and swiped 71 bases. A two-time Little All-City First Team selection, DePron was picked as a starter on the 2018 Middle West All-State team after she hit .563 and stole 46 bases during her senior campaign. On the travel ball circuit, DePron played for the Oklahoma Ultimate.