PBC Releases Softball All-Academic Team

PBC Releases Softball All-Academic Team

AUGUSTA, GA -- The Peach Belt Conference released the softball All-Academic team from the conference 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. The Peach Belt Conference Sports Information Directors oversee and select the teams.

Founded in 1991, the Peach Belt Conference is home to 29 NCAA Division II National Championships. 13 member institutions in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida and Alabama compete in 13 championship sports. 2009-10 members are Augusta State University, Armstrong Atlantic State University, Clayton State University, Columbus State University, Flagler College, Francis Marion University, Georgia College & State University, Georgia Southwestern State University, Lander University, University of Montevallo, North Georgia College & State University, University of North Carolina at Pembroke and the University of South Carolina Aiken.

Click here to visit the All-Academic Team page.

2012 Softball All-Academic Team

Player School Year Hometown GPA Major (Minor)
Sara Broderick Francis Marion Soph. Sunrise, Fla. 3.32 Political Science
Arielle Buchholz Lander Soph. Naples, Fla. 3.45 Mass Communications
Gabby Buck Georgia Southwestern Sr. Sharpsburg, Ga. 3.86 Early Childhood Education
Kacee Camp Augusta State Sr. Harlem, Ga. 3.88 Biology
Jessica Coan North Georgia Sr. Duluth, Ga. 3.31 Physical Education & Leadership
Hilary Cox North Georgia Sr. Douglasville, Ga. 3.46 Business Management
Kayla Denham USC Aiken Sr. Palatka, Fla. 3.43 Exercise & Sports Science
Shelby Duff Armstrong Jr. Springfield, Ga. 3.63 Health Science
Caitlin Duvall Georgia College Sr. Douglasville, Ga. 3.65 Political Science (Spanish)
Tristan Faile Francis Marion Jr. Lancaster, S.C. 3.77 Biology (Psychology)
Olivia Ferguson Francis Marion Jr. Roanoke, Va. 3.74 Biology
Sarah Fuller Lander Soph. Elberton, Ga. 3.34 Athletic Training
Katie Garrett North Georgia Soph. Statham, Ga. 3.31 Business Management
Kristen Hobbs UNC Pembroke Sr. Granite Falls, N.C. 3.33 Physical Education
Natalie Klemann UNC Pembroke Soph. Apex, N.C. 3.59 Criminal Justice
Brittney Sheriff Lander Jr. Belton, S.C. 3.41 Nursing
Kellie Van Dyke UNC Pembroke Jr. Salisbury, Md. 3.65 Criminal Justice & Sociology
Erin Vick Georgia Southwestern Soph. Thomasville, Ga. 3.44 Exercise Science
Lauren Wilcox Armstrong Soph. Hazlehurst, Ga. 3.62 Biology