Six Cowgirls Honored For Academic Excellence
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Over 4,000 student-athletes representing 707 different academic institutions at the college and high school level were named as a 2011 National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-America Scholar Athlete.
The award is given to any player submitted by a member coach who achieved a 3.50 grade point average or higher during the 2010-11 academic year.
This year's total of 4,331 honorees bested last year's total by over 30 student-athletes. The college membership category with the most participating institutions this year was Division III with 168, while high school led the way in total honorees with 1,160.
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