Friday, April 12, 2013

High Point, NC- Conference Carolinas is proud to announce the 2013 Softball Academic All-Conference award winners. League member institutions stress the role of "Academics and Athletics Working Together" and each sport’s Academic All-Conference award winners exemplify this continued league-wide commitment.  

The 2013 Conference Carolinas Softball Academic All-Conference representatives have been awarded to the following junior and senior student-athletes with a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale in all work completed at their member institution that have played in a conference sponsored sport. The GPA is calculated based on the student-athletes cumulative average through the previous semester and each student-athlete must have attended their member institution for at least one academic year.

Each year the Academic All-Conference Team is released while closing out each regular season before starting the tournament championships. Burlington Parks and Recreation in Burlington, NC will host the Conference Carolinas Spring Sports Festival “Battles in Burlington” which include the softball, baseball, men’s lacrosse, women’s lacrosse, men’s golf and women’s golf championships.

Softball championships will be at Springwood Park and will begin Friday, April 19 and will conclude Sunday, April 21.  Baseball championships are from Thursday, April 25 to Sunday, April 28 at the Burlington Athletic Stadium. Conference Carolinas championship winners will receive an automatic bid to the NCAA Championships.

Keep up with all the Conference Carolinas spring tournament action on the league website at:  


Softball Academic All-Conference Team

Elizabeth Webb, Barton

Emily Self, Belmont Abbey

Lauren Brailsford, Coker

Stacy Burr, Coker

Ashlyn Hicks, Erskine

Morgan Purcell, Erskine

Heather Richey, Erskine

Kelsey Spurrier, Erskine

Cassie Ringstaff, King

Fallon Thomas, King

Brittany Watson, King

Alison Armstrong, Lees-McRae

Lori Fulmer, Lees-McRae

Brooke Sheridan, Lees-McRae

Alexandra Brown, Limestone

Kirstyn Burleson, Limestone

Kayla Kelley, Limestone

Gabrielle Nicholson, Limestone

Leah Quant, Limestone

Shelby Webb, Limestone

Kassie Lowe, Mount Olive

Rebekah McDaniel, Mount Olive

Danielle Mitchell, Mount Olive

Christie Wright, Mount Olive

Courtney Campbell, North Greenville

Rachel Holeman, North Greenville

Kimberly Robertson, North Greenville

Celia Dew, Pfeiffer

Hannah Jackson, Pfeiffer

Sadie Saine, Pfeiffer

Samantha Taylor, Pfeiffer

Emily Workman, Pfeiffer

Kaitlyn Cheek, Queens

Emily Poulton, Queens

Ashley Rollins, Queens

Emma Schultz, Queens