May 1, 2008

2008 NAC Softball All-Conference Teams Announced

Lesley sophomore catcher Jodi Fralick was honored as the North Atlantic Conference Softball Player of the Year in a vote by the conference coaches. Last season’s NAC Rookie of the year, Fralick led the conference in hits (39), runs batted in (32) and total bases (52) as well as batting average (.565) leading the Lynx to a 17-3 record in conference play.

Lesley outfielder Alyson Durben was selected as the NAC Softball Rookie of the Year. The freshman was among the league leaders in hits (31), runs scored (22), total bases (51), runs batted in (21), and slugging percentage (.762) while hitting .463 at the plate. Durben was also honored on the all-conference first team.

After leading her team to the top seed in the NAC Championship and a 17-3 mark in conference play, Husson’s Amanda Davey was named NAC Softball Coach of the Year.

Johnson State College was honored with the Team Sportsmanship Award. NAC all-conference selections are determined by a vote of the conference coaches. Additional players honored are due to ties in the voting.

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2008 NAC Softball All-Conference Teams

All-Conference First Team   
P Alicia Burnett Lesley Jr
SS Lani Cabral-Pini Lesley Jr
CF Tianna Carr Bay Path Sr
OF Alyson Durben Lesley Fr
C Jodi Fralick Lesley So
SS Sarah Gates Bay Path So
CF Jennifer Higgins Thomas Jr
SS Carolyn McAvoy Husson Sr
SS Laura Rodgers Castleton Sr
All-Conference Second Team   
P Tammie Arsenault Husson Fr
C Shawna Bell Husson Sr
2B Sarah Defilipp UMF Jr
1B Christina Giampetruzzi Elms Sr
OF Jenika Kelley Husson So
3B/2B Kelly McDonough UMF Sr
OF Kasey McPhail UMF Fr
OF Lauren Overlock UMF Jr
3B Jenny Rollins Husson Jr
P Nicole Smith Thomas Sr
OF Gianna Spaziante Lesley Jr
Honorable Mention   
C/1B McKell Barnes UMF Fr
2B Cassie Berry Husson So
2B Kerrie Bowden Elms Jr
SS Brittany Morin Thomas Jr
P/3B Stacy Seidner Wheelock Jr
Player of the Year   
C Jodi Fralick Lesley So
Rookie of the Year   
OF Alyson Durben Lesley Fr
Coach of the Year   
  Amanda Davey Husson
Team Sportsmanship Award   
  Johnson State