LOUISVILLE, Kentucky – In recognition of their outstanding performances off of the diamond, the National Fastpitch Coaches Association has recognized seven Mid-American Conference softball teams for their outstanding work in the classroom. The seven teams named to the 2011-12 NFCA Division I All-Academic Teams’ list, all turned in team GPA’s above a 3.25 to land them in the top 55 in Division I, while Kent State, Central Michigan, Eastern Michigan and Bowling Green finished in the top 10.
In addition, 75 student athletes from the seven MAC institutions were individually recognized as All-America Scholar Athletes by the NFCA for receiving GPA’s above 3.50 in 2012.
See below for list of the award winners:
2011-12 NFCA Division I All-Academic Teams
3. Kent State 3.596
5. Central Michigan 3.572
9. Eastern Michigan 3.552
10. Bowling Green 3.533
29. Toledo 3.365
52. Western Michigan 3.269
53. Akron 3.266
2011-12 NFCA Division I All-America Scholar Athletes