Nine members of the 2013 Pittsburg State Softball team were recognized by the National Fastpich Coaches Association for their performance in the classroom.
2013 seniors Kreslee Ketcham and Katelyn Birchfield were honored along with current players Avery Beard, Catie Cummins, Devon McCreath, Haleigh Sills, Jordan Bradshaw, Madison McKay and McKenzie Rynard.
To earn the award a player must have achieved a 3.50 or higher grade point average over the 2012-13 academic year.
Over 4,000 softball student-athletes from all NCAA, NAIA, junior college and high school divisions were honored. Division II had 717 athletes recognized from 102 schools.
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