Amber Dreher discusses her opportunity to start and get at-bats
-MVC Honor Roll (2012)
At Missouri State
Dreher is a reliable option to play at the corner infield spots and can provide key at-bats in her second season with the Bears.
Dreher appeared in 15 games, getting the start at the hot corner twice ... got her career off to a good start picking up a base hit in her first game at North Texas (February 17) ... led the Bears with a .500 average to lead off an inning and a .400 average with the bases empty ... singled through the right side as a pinch hitter in the regular season finale at Creighton (May 6).
Dreher came to Missouri State after completing her prep career at Oak Park High School in Kansas City ... primarily a second baseman, she earned second-team all-state honors in 2010 after hitting .448 for a squad that finished 20-8 ... received all-district honors three times and was named All-Suburban Small Six Conference teams in each of her four varsity seasons ... also competed in basketball for the Northmen.
Amber Nichole Dreher is the daughter of J.D. and the late Terri Dreher ... born August 18, 1992, in Kansas City, Mo. ... has one sister, Krystal ... has not declared a major at MSU.