Thirteen SAC Student-Athletes Named to D2CCA Softball All-Southeast Region Teams

Thirteen SAC Student-Athletes Named to D2CCA Softball All-Southeast Region Teams

ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) – Thirteen student-athletes from South Atlantic Conference institutions have been named to the 2018 Division II Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA) Softball All-Southeast Region teams.

Highlighting the first team honorees are second baseman Ty-Kella Goins from Lincoln Memorial University, outfielder Erin Boone and pitcher Emily Kenley from Lenoir-Rhyne University, designated player Haley Simonds from Newberry College, and utility Lacie Rinus and utility-non pitcher Abby Fiessinger from Carson-Newman University.

In addition to the SAC's 13 honorees on two teams, the Peach Belt Conference had 10 selections and Conference Carolinas had five.

The first team selections will move on to the All-America ballot. The D2CCA All-America programs honor student-athletes in Division II athletic programs. The mission of the CCA is to encourage and promote Division II athletics and high standards of sportsmanship as important elements of higher education.

The voting, nomination and calculations are all conducted by the school's sports information directors. The teams are voted on by the members of D2SIDA, NCAA Division II Sports Information Directors Association. 

The online nomination and voting processes are powered by PrestoSports. Headquartered in Rockville, Maryland, PrestoSports is dedicated to connecting fans with their favorite teams by providing superior technology that delivers statistics, video, live stats, and news directly to any fan, anywhere. they take great pride in the usability, stability and functionality of individual products that all work together to deliver team information in several forms, easily and reliably.

2018 D2CCA Softball All-Southeast Region DISTRICT 3

Southeast Region Pitcher of the Year: Kylee Smith, North Georgia

Player of the Year: Elizabeth Purdue, Columbus State

First Team

C

Shelby

Hammontree

North Georgia

 

1B

Elizabeth

Purdue

Columbus State

 

2B

Ty-Kella

Goins

Lincoln Memorial

 

3B

Jamie

Johnson

UNC Pembroke

[1]

SS

Calli

Starr

Columbus State

 

OF

Hannah

Riddle

King

 

OF

Erin

Boone

Lenoir-Rhyne

[1]%

OF

Holland

Coursey

Georgia College

 

DP

Haley

Simonds

Newberry

[1]

UT

Lacie

Rinus

Carson-Newman

[1]

UT – non P

Abby

Fiessinger

Carson-Newman

[1]

P

Kylee

Smith

North Georgia

[1]

P

Amber

Johns

North Georgia

 

P

Emily

Kenley

Lenoir-Rhyne

 

Second Team

C

Cailah

Niles

Anderson

[2]^#

1B

Maria

Williamson

Coker

 

2B

Ashley

Parnell

Limestone

 

3B

Jenna

Burnett

King

 

SS

Natalie

Willis

Newberry

[2]

OF

Kia

Smith

Columbus State

 

OF

Delaney

Guerrero

Tusculum

 

OF

Hannah

Harrison

Young Harris

 

DP

Alishia

Frierson

North Georgia

[2]

UT

Aubrey

Reep

Wingate

 

UT – non P

Kelsie

Hocutt

Lincoln Memorial

 

P

Courtney

Smith

Limestone

 

P

Amanda

Coffrin

North Greenville

[2]

P

Christine

Carver

Coker

 

[1] first team in 2017
[2] second team in 2017
% first team in 2016
^ second team in 2016
# first team in 2015 

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