Tickemyer enters her second season as an assistant coach with the Terriers softball program.
In her first season with the program, Tickemyer helped coach freshman Megan Davis, who earned First-Team All-NCAC and Second-Team All-Region honors in 2019. Sophomore Bailey Scheck and freshman Giselle Chavez also earned Second-Team All-NCAC and All-NCAC Honorable Mention selections, respectively, under Tickemyer’s leadership.
Prior to joining the Terriers, Tickemyer spent one season with Chaffey College in Rancho Cucamonga, California in 2018. Tickemyer helped lead the Panthers to a 25-15 mark, and an appearance in the South Coast Conference (SCC) Championship Tournament.
Under her tutelage, six Panthers were named to the All-SCC team, including five first-year players. The Panthers boasted a team batting average of .398 and a combined .500 slugging percentage during the season.
A four-year letterwinner at UC-Riverside, Tickemyer appeared in 195 games for the Highlanders. In 151 starts, Tickemyer amassed a career .241 average. As a junior, she hit .297 with 20 RBIs and garnered a Second-Team All-Conference selection.
Tickemyer, a two-time Academic All-Big West honoree, earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from UC-Riverside in 2017 and is currently pursuing her master’s degree in interdisciplinary studies at Hiram College.