Six SAC Softball Student-Athletes Named Google Cloud Academic All-Americans

Six SAC Softball Student-Athletes Named Google Cloud Academic All-Americans

AUSTIN, Texas – The 2019 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division II Softball Teams, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) were announced on Wednesday (June 5). Six South Atlantic Conference student-athletes were selected for the teams.

The Division II Google Cloud Academic All-America® program is partially financially supported by the NCAA Division II national governance structure, to assist CoSIDA with handling the awards fulfillment aspects for the 2018-19 Division II Academic All-America® teams.

Earning first team honors are Wingate infielder Mary Claire Coyne and Carson-Newman outfield Abby Fiessinger. Tusculum's Morgan Mahaffey and Newberry's Chelsey Cunningham were named to the second team, while Anderson's Kasey Grant and Lenoir-Rhyne's Talon LaClair were each third team selections. 

Eighteen of the 33 members of the 2019 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division II Softball teams have at least a 3.90 G.P.A., with 11 student-athletes maintaining a perfect 4.00 GPA. The 11 members of the first team have an average GPA of 3.90.

FIRST TEAM

Pos.

Name

School

Yr.

GPA

Major

P

Paola Flores

Kentucky State University

Sr.

4.00

Biology

P

Jennifer Leonhardt

University of Southern Indiana

Jr.

3.76

Biology

C

Maggie Kadrlik

Augustana University

Sr.

3.85

Psychology / Sociology

INF

Mary Claire Coyne

Wingate University

Jr.

4.00

Accounting

INF

Bailey Gaffin

Dixie State University

Sr.

3.96

Business Administration

INF

LaKaylin Lee

Claflin University

Sr.

3.97

Business Management

INF

Emily Maseth

West Chester University

Jr.

4.00

Pre-Physical Therapy

OF

Georgia Capell

Tarleton State University

So.

3.89

Kinesiology

OF

Abby Fiessinger

Carson-Newman University

Jr.

3.86

Math

OF

Christa Reisinger (2,#)

Truman State University

Sr.

3.67

Agricultural Science

DP

Alison Nowak

Winona State University

Jr.

3.93

Health Promotion / Health & PE Teaching

             

SECOND TEAM

Pos.

Name

School

Yr.

GPA

Major

P

Jordyn Kleman

Winona State University

Jr.

3.85

Mathematics Secondary Teaching

P

Halie Waters

University of Indianapolis

So.

3.99

Biology / Psychology

C

Michaela Burpee

Colorado State University - Pueblo

Sr.

3.96

Sociology & Criminology / Psychology

C

Aly Fowler

Spring Hill College

Sr.

4.00

Biology / Pre-Health

INF

Haley Barnette

Union University

Sr.

3.64

Chemistry

INF

Brianna Caldwell

Mississippi College

Sr.

4.00

English

INF

Mariah Ewy (3)

East Central University

Sr.

4.00

Biology

INF

Hailey Hinson

Colorado Mesa University

Jr.

4.00

Accounting

INF

Amber Kral

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Jr.

4.00

Communication Disorders

INF

MaKray Odom

Trevecca Nazarene University

Jr.

3.49

Education

INF

Rhiannon Sassman

University of West Florida

Sr.

3.88

Biomedical Sciences

OF

Sara Keeny

Kutztown University

Sr.

3.40

Criminal Justice

OF

Morgan Mahaffey

Tusculum University

Sr.

4.00

Biology / Pre-Med

OF

Peyton Mills

Harding University

Sr.

3.76

Communication Sciences

DP

Chelsey Cunningham

Newberry College

Jr.

4.00

Biology

             

THIRD TEAM

Pos.

Name

School

Yr.

GPA

Major

P

Bekah Slattery

Lock Haven University

Sr.

3.74

Sports Administration

P

McKenzie Surface (3)

Colorado Mesa University

Sr.

3.92

Psychology / Counseling

INF

Kasey Grant

Anderson Univeristy

Sr.

4.0

Biochemistry

INF

JoBi Heath

University of Central Oklahoma

Sr.

3.44

Nursing

INF

Talon LaClair

Lenoir-Rhyne University

So.

4.0

Math

OF

Meredith Daunhauer

Kentucky Wesleyan College

Sr.

3.88

Elementary Education

OF

Tamara Jennings

Kutztown University

Sr.

3.87

Computer Science

OF

Lauren Lindgren

MSU Texas

Jr.

4.00

Special Education

DP

Kaileen Cain

Caldwell University

So.

3.95

Financial Economics

 

Google Cloud Academic All-America® Team Member of the Year: Christa Reisinger, Truman State University

 

(2) – CoSIDA Academic All-America® Division II second team selection in 2018

(3) – CoSIDA Academic All-America® Division II third team selection in 2018

(#) – CoSIDA Academic All-America® Division II third team selection in 2017