Softball Honored with Four All-Conference Selections

Softball Honored with Four All-Conference Selections

Forest Va. - Lynchburg Softball had four players grab Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) all-conference honors Tuesday afternoon.

In the outfield, sophomore Skylar Dickens honed in second team honors with a batting average of .435, 19 RBIs, 33 runs scored, and 12 stolen bases. 

Also earning second team accolades was freshman Kayla Hugate, the shortstop held a .397 batting average, 18 RBIs, 36 runs, and stole six bases.

Earning third team honors was freshman Sarah Commons, the second baseman had a batting average of .349, 15 RBIs, and scored 12 runs for the Hornets.

Rounding out third team honors was sophomore Taylor Mabry, the utility player saw time in the field as well as the mound. The health and physical education major held a 7-0 record on the hill with 43.2 innings pitched. In the batter's box, she held a .348 average, 39 RBIs, and five home runs.

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2017 ALL-ODAC SOFTBALL AWARDS
ODAC Player of the Year: Cassetty Howerin, Jr., 1B, Virginia Wesleyan
ODAC Pitcher of the Year: Hanna Hull, Fr., Virginia Wesleyan
ODAC Coach of the Year: Brandon Elliott, Virginia Wesleyan
ODAC Rookie of the Year: Hanna Hull, Fr., P, Virginia Wesleyan
ODAC/Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete: Danielle Loving, Sr., SS, Emory & Henry
       
ALL-ODAC FIRST TEAM
Emily Kendrick P Jr. Emory & Henry
Hanna Hull P Fr. Virginia Wesleyan
Jessica Lindsay C So. Virginia Wesleyan
Cassetty Howerin 1B Jr. Virginia Wesleyan
Caroline Barnette 2B Sr. Guilford
Kaylah Duplain 3B Fr. Virginia Wesleyan
Danielle Loving SS Sr. Emory & Henry
Kayli Blankenship OF Fr. Guilford
Sabrina Moreno OF So. Guilford
Makayla Carver OF So. Guilford
Mikalia Guard DP So. Bridgewater
Sydney Reath UT So. Eastern Mennonite
       
ALL-ODAC SECOND TEAM
Teresa Wagner P So. Roanoke
Candace Whittemore P So. Randolph-Macon
Amanda Whitlow C So. Emory & Henry
Caley Hodge 1B Jr. Emory & Henry
Leah Elswick 2B Jr. Emory & Henry
Mariah Foltz 3B Sr. Eastern Mennonite
Kayla Hugate SS Fr. Lynchburg
Skylar Dickens OF Jr. Lynchburg
Savannah Jones OF Fr. Eastern Mennonite
Lindsey Talley OF So. Bridgewater
Shelby Helms DP Sr. Guilford
Kristen Weadon UT Jr. Shenandoah
       
ALL-ODAC THIRD TEAM
Lindsey Chaney P So. Randolph
Courtney Wright P Fr. Virginia Wesleyan
Becca Montgomery C Jr. Randolph
Hunter Glavé 1B Sr. Randolph
Sarah Commons 2B Fr. Lynchburg
Erin Forbes 3B Sr. Roanoke
Kiersten Richardson SS Jr. Virginia Wesleyan
Rachel Guilliams OF Sr. Roanoke
Beck Hoskins OF Fr. Eastern Mennonite
Katie Smith OF Jr. Roanoke
Ruthie Williams DP Jr. Roanoke
Taylor Mabry UT So. Lynchburg
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