Stephanie Wong of UT lays down a bunt and gets a single in the fourth inning against Texas State at McCombs Field on Saturday April 4, 2015. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

BEVO BEAT Softball

Six softball players named as All-American Scholar Athletes

Posted October 6th, 2015

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Stephanie Wong of UT lays down a bunt and gets a single in the fourth inning against Texas State at McCombs Field on Saturday April 4, 2015. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN
Stephanie Wong of UT lays down a bunt and gets a single in the fourth inning against Texas State at McCombs Field on Saturday April 4, 2015. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

The National Fastpitch Coaches Association announced Tuesday that six University of Texas softball players earned All-American Scholar-Athlete honors for the 2014-15 school year.

Among those qualifying, were junior infielder Kelli Hanzel, senior catcher/outfielder Taylor King, sophomore utility player Randel Leahy, senior outfielder Rachel Scott, junior outfielder Stephanie Wong and sophomore pitcher Erica Wright.

To qualify for the honor, an athlete must have a 3.5 combined GPA or higher over the previous two semesters.

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The Longhorns’ fall season is in full swing. Texas will host Temple College Thursday at McCombs Field at 6:30 p.m. Admission is free and parking is available in any east side lot surrounding McCombs Field.

 

 

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