TOOLY'S STORY

Danielle O'Toole (Tooly) started playing at four years old and pitching at eight. She joined a travel ball team at the age of 12 and played for the Corona Angels the majority of her years. She was recruited in high school to play for San Diego State University and spent two years there (2012-2014). Tooly threw over 400 innings, leading the team to two conference championships and two regional appearances.

She decided to transfer to the University of Arizona in 2014, and spent three years as a Wildcat. GO CATS! Red shirting her first year, she threw over 400 innings in 2016 & 2017. Tooly helped the team reach Super Regional status both years, and win a Pac-12 Championship in 2017. 

After her collegiate career ended, she joined Team USA and was with them for the 2017 & 2018 summer. With Team USA she became a Gold & Silver medalist in the Pan-American Qualifier, World Championships, and the International Cup. In 2017, she also joined the National Professional Fastpitch, a professional league for women's softball. She plays for the Chicago Bandits, where she currently continues her professional career. In the summer of 2019, Tooly joined Team Mexico, where she helped the team qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in Surrey, Canada.

 

She will compete with Team Mexico in the 2020 Olympics.  

Danielle currently resides in San Diego, CA and is giving lessons full time.

T-Ball

Recreational Ball

8 yo. Tooly

13 yo. Corona Angels

18 yo. SDSU

21 yo. Arizona

21 yo. Arizona

21 yo. USA

24 yo. NPF

25 yo. NPF

25 yo. Mexico

25 yo. Mexico

24 yo. Mexico

24 yo. NPF

25 yo. Mexico

AWARDS & ACCOLADES

2019

  • Mexico Olympic Team

  • International Cup Participant

  • Pan-American Games Participant

  • Olympic Qualifier 1st Place 

  • NPF - Chicago Bandit

2018

  • U.S.A. Women's National Team Member

  • World Cup Gold Medalist

  • International Cup Gold Medalist

  • NPF - Chicago Bandit

2017

  • U.S.A. Women's National Team Member

  • World Cup Silver Medalist

  • Pan-American Qualifier Gold Medalist

  • NFCA 

    • First Team All American​

    • Pac-12 Pitcher of the Year

    • USA Softball Player of the Year Top 10 Finalist

    • All Pac-12 First Team

    • All NFCA West Region First Team

    • Pac-12 All-Defensive Team

    • NPF Draft Round 2 | #8 | Chicago Bandits

    • Pac-12 All-Academic Honorable Mention

    • ESPN Preseason Top 25 Players

    • NFCA Player of the Week 

    • USA Softball Pitcher of the Week

    • ESPNW Player of the Week

    • 2x Pac-12 Pitcher of the Week

2016

  • NFCA

    • All Pac-12 First Team

    • Pac-12 All-Defensive Team

    • NFCA All-West Region First Team

    • 4x Pac-12 Pitcher of the Week

2014

  • NFCA

    • Mountain West Pitcher of the Year​

    • Mountain West All-Defensive Team

    • First Team All-Mountain West

    • Second Team NFCA All-West Region

2013

  • NFCA

    • Mountain West Pitcher of the Year​

    • Mountain West All-Defensive Team

    • First Team All-Mountain West

    • Second Team NFCA All-West Region

©2020 by Danielle O'Toole

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