Peach Belt Announces Softball All-Academic Team

Armstrong State's Savannah Gladue
Armstrong State's Savannah Gladue

AUGUSTA, GA -- The Peach Belt Conference announced the softball All-Academic team from the league office in Augusta. The team is part of a season-long program recognizing the outstanding accomplishments of PBC student-athletes in the classroom as well as on the field. To be eligible for the All-Academic team, a student-athlete must 1) participate in at least half of his/her team's events and be either a starter or significant contributor; 2) achieved a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) and 3) completed at least one full academic year at his or her current institution and has reached sophomore athletic eligibility. The Peach Belt Conference Sports Information Directors oversee the program.

Founded in 1991, the Peach Belt Conference is home to 36 NCAA Division II National Championships. 14 member institutions in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida and Alabama compete in 15 championship sports. 2015-16 members are Armstrong State University, Augusta University, Clayton State University, Columbus State University, Flagler College, Francis Marion University, Georgia College, Georgia Southwestern State University, Lander University, University of Montevallo, University of North Carolina at Pembroke, University of North Georgia, University of South Carolina Aiken and Young Harris College.

2016-17 Softball All-Academic Team

Player School Year Hometown GPA Major (Minor)
Dylan Bailey Montevallo Jr. Chula Vista, Calif. 3.513 Kinesiology
Sydney Barker Columbus State Jr. Warner Robins, Ga. 3.80 Earth & Space Science
Briana Barzola Francis Marion Sr. West Linn, Ore. 3.89 General Management/Marketing
Tori Bates Armstrong State Sr. Douglas, Ga. 3.910 Rehabilitation Sciences
Rachel Benson Young Harris Jr. Hayesville, N.C. 3.72 Biology (Psychology)
Leah Boghosian USC Aiken So. Pawley's Island, S.C. 3.628 Communications
Grace Botti Young Harris So. Woodstock, Ga. 3.49 Communication Studies
Kendra Buckley Montevallo So. San Diego, Calif. 3.727 Psychology
Chandler Cary Lander So. Hull, Ga. 3.75 Business
Destiny Clyde Lander Sr. Loganville, Ga. 3.35 Mass Communications
Macy Coleman Armstrong State So. Hazelhurst, Ga. 3.372 Nursing
Mackenzie Conley Flagler Sr. Melbourne, Fla. 3.767 Sport Management
Hannah Coursey Georgia College Jr. Sugar Hill, Ga. 4.00 Accounting (Finance)
Holland Coursey Georgia College Jr. Sugar Hill, Ga. 3.96 Accounting (Spanish)
Celestia Davila Montevallo Jr. San Diego, Calif. 3.962 Kinesiology
Murphy Davis Young Harris Jr. Marietta, Ga. 3.79 Business & Public Policy (Spanish)
Darby Demarest Columbus State So. Douglasville, Ga. 3.43 Marketing
Brianna Dickens Augusta University Sr. Watkinsville, Ga. 3.75 Health & Physical Education
Garland Evans Flagler So. Gainesville, Fla. 3.876 Psychology
McKenzie Fagioli Columbus State Jr. Lawrenceville, Ga. 3.87 Psychology
Lady Sarah Federico Montevallo So. San Diego, Calif. 3.326 Biology
Faith Flanders Georgia College Sr. Dublin, Ga. 3.62 Exercise Science
Taylor Gerhart UNC Pembroke Jr. Winfield Park, N.J. 3.70 Accounting
Savannah Gladue Armstrong State Sr. Grovetown, Ga. 3.804 Rehabilitation Sciences
Lexi Griffin Lander So. Social Circle, Ga. 3.31 Exercise Science
Baylee Hall Georgia College Jr. Hephzibah, Ga. 3.69 Nursing
Hannah Harrison Young Harris Jr. Suwanee, Ga. 3.70 Business & Public Policy (Art)
Ella Hawkins Georgia Southwestern So. Americus, Ga. 3.388 Business Management
Jessica Hayles Georgia College Jr. Gordon, Ga. 3.30 Athletic Training
Alexandra Head Augusta University So. Columbus, Ga. 3.50 Cell & Molecular Biology
Taylor Johnson Francis Marion So. San Diego, Calif. 3.63 Political Science (History)
Julianne Leduc USC Aiken Sr. Middleburg, Fla. 3.333 Exercise & Sport Science
Joshlyn Martin Georgia Southwestern So. Fountain Inn, S.C. 3.317 Biology
Hannah McCreless Montevallo Sr. Trussville, Ala. 3.357 Kinesiology
Megan Miller Flagler So. Land O' Lakes, Fla. 3.704 Business
Jeanie Perrucci Young Harris Sr. Duluth, Ga. 3.94 Interdisciplinary Studies
Abbey Pratt Montevallo So. Greenwood, Ind. 3.880 Speech Pathology
Hannah Price USC Aiken So. Seneca, S.C. 3.688 Exercise & Sport Science
Callie Reed Flagler Sr. Hueytown, Ala. 3.60 Psychology
Cassidy Rice Georgia College Sr. Du Quoin, Ill. 3.56 Exercise Science
Erin Rozier Augusta University Sr. Waycross, Ga. 3.47 Kinesiology
Kaley Sikes Georgia Southwestern So. Perry, Ga. 3.488 Biology
Kia Smith Columbus State Jr. Newnan, Ga. 3.31 Psychology
Caroline Snider Georgia College So. Tennille, Ga. 3.62 Mass Communication
Halie Sorrow Lander Jr. Monroe, Ga. 3.30 Business
Marisa Sosa Montevallo So. Alvin, Texas 3.571 Kinesiology
Calli Star Columbus State Jr. Lawrenceville, Ga. 3.47 Health & Physical Education
Taylor Strickland UNC Pembroke So. Hope Mills, N.C. 3.63 Accounting
Lindsay Stewart Armstrong State Jr. Newnan, Ga. 3.618 Radiologic Sciences
Lindsey Stokes Augusta University Jr. Harlem, Ga. 3.61 Political Science
Chandler Stooksbury Young Harris Sr. Kennesaw, Ga. 3.40 Business & Public Policy
Emily Swafford Armstrong State So. Dallas, Ga. 3.326 Communication Sciences & Disorders
Brooke Taylor Georgia College So. Powder Springs, Ga. 3.80 Management
Jane Trzaska Armstrong State Sr. Glen Ellyn, Ill. 3.566 Health & Physical Education
Kelsey Vining Montevallo Jr. Plano, Texas 3.370 Biology
Abbey Walters UNC Pembroke Sr. Bladenboro, N.C. 3.70 Exercise & Sport Science
Georgia Webb Young Harris Jr. Habersham, Ga. 3.34 Biology (Psychology)
Reychel Webster Lander Sr. Stuyvesant, N.Y. 3.32 Business
Chelsea Welty Francis Marion So. St. Helena, S.C. 3.93 Biology/Psychology
Whitney Woodard Flagler Sr. Moulton, Ala. 3.30 Philosophy (Religion)
Whitney Worth North Georgia So. Ellaville, Ga. 3.92 Biology (Pre-med)