COLUMBUS, Ga. (Softball) – On Wednesday, the National Fastpitch Coaches Association released its Louisville Slugger/NFCA NCAA Division II National Player and Pitcher of the Week for Feb. 26. Florida Tech’s Rachel Pence was named the national pitcher of the week. Read the full story.
COLUMBUS, Ga. (Softball) – For the second-straight year the Peach Belt Conference and the Sunshine State Conference are teaming up for the PBC-SSC Softball Challenge. The event, which began last season, will be hosted Feb. 1-2 at the South Commons Softball Complex in Columbus, Ga. The Sports Council of Columbus (Ga.) will serve as host. Read the full story.
WINTER PARK, Fla. (Softball) – For a second-straight season, the Tampa Spartans were selected to finish atop the Sunshine State Conference softball standings. Defending champion Saint Leo was picked to finish second. Read the full story.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Softball) – On Monday, the National Fastpitch Coaches Association announced its 2012-13 NFCA All-Academic Teams and All-America Scholar-Athletes. The Sunshine State Conference was presented with four All-Academic teams and 39 All-America Scholar-Athlete award winners. Read the full story.
Adding to an already-impressive haul of awards, Barry's Sarah Broeseker and Tampa's Kayla Cox were recently named to the Capital One 2013 Academic All-America Softball Team. Read the full story.