10 Softball Players Earn NFCA Scholar-Athlete

10 Softball Players Earn NFCA Scholar-Athlete

LOUISVILLE, KY. — The Keuka College Softball team had a successful 2016 season both on the field and in the classroom. Not only did Keuka College win the North Eastern Athletic Conference Championship, 10 members of the team earned All-America Scholar-Athlete honors from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA).

Earning the academic honors for the Wolves were Hannah Hapeman, Brooke LaLone, Tally McDonald, Allyson Muller, Leah Parker, Alyssa Prince, Janessa Vaadi, Liz Warren, Suz Welch, and Megan Wilbur.

To qualify for All-America Scholar-Athlete honors, a student-athlete had to post a grade-point average of 3.5 or better in both the fall and spring semesters. 

Liz Warren also earned First Team All-Conference last season. The senior went 11-6 in the circle for the Wolves, striking out 79 batters in 106.2 innings of work. Warren earned the win in the NEAC Championship game against Penn St.-Berks. Ally Muller recorded 26 hits in her senior season at Keuka, finishing with 115 in her career.

The Wolves finished with a 19-14 record in 2016. They went 3-0 through the NEAC Tournament at home on their way to the conference title, advancing to the NCAA Tournament.