GREENWOOD, Ind. — Keuka College Softball junior Jessie Hammers has added to her standout third year on the softball diamond by excelling in the classroom as well. Hammers was named First Team Division III Academic All-District 3 by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) last week.
The honor is a part of CoSIDA's Google Cloud Academic All-America program. District 3 consists of all the Division III schools in New York State. Hammers will now continue onto the national ballot to be named Academic All-America.
Jessie Hammers, the 2019 North Eastern Softball Player of the Year, had another outstanding season for the Wolves. She totaled 55 hits on the year, breaking the school record of 52 that Jessie set in her freshman season. She also ranked top five in program history with a .466 batting average and 25 stolen bases this season. 15 runs batted in for Hammers set a new career-best as well.
In the classroom, Jessie Hammers has posted a 3.69 grade point average over her three years at Keuka College while majoring in Occupational Science. She was named a NEAC Scholar-Athlete and National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-America Scholar-Athlete every season as well.