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Barbara Rotvig

Barbara Rotvig

Barbara Rotvig

Big Swede
Duluth, MN  US
07/02/1928
12/01/1964
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Kenosha Comets (1948, 1949, 1951)

Barbara Rotvig Seasonal Pitching Records

Year G IP R ER ERA BB SO HB WP W L PCT
1948 30 209 99 66 2.84 96 99 21 6 11 16 .407
1949 32 209 86 54 2.33 117 97 19 6 11 15 .423
1950 - - - - - - - - - - - -
1951 20 133 57 38 2.57 93 93 3 16 6 10 .375

Barbara Rotvig Seasonal Batting Record

Year G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO AVG
1948 30 72 5 8 0 0 0 2 0 8 16 .111
1949 32 58 2 3 0 0 0 3 2 10 14 .052
1950 - - - - - - - - - - - -
1951 29 64 8 17 2 0 0 5 0 9 8 .266

Profile Biography

Barbara Rotvig was one of Duluth's Denfeld High School most successful female athletes before girls’ sports were officially sanctioned. While a student at Denfeld, Rotvig was involved in intramural volleyball, track, basketball, softball and golf while. She also participated in Speech, Pyramid, Criterion, choir and band.

Besides playing in the AAGPBL, she played semi-pro softball, participated in the All-American Golf League, and joined the Women’s Professional Golf Tour.

In 1960, the first LPGA National Golf School staff was established under the guidance of Shirley Spork and Barbara Rotvig. She died in 1964 in her homeland of Duluth, Minnesota, at the age of 35.

An award in her name is given each year to the outstanding female athlete of the year at Denfeld High School.

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