Six Marlins Named NFCA Scholar-Athletes

Six Marlins Named NFCA Scholar-Athletes

Six Marlins Named NFCA Scholar-Athletes

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Virginia Wesleyan University softball team saw six players named 2017 Scholar-Athletes by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) on Tuesday afternoon.

To gain recognition, a student-athlete must earn a 3.5 grade-point average or higher for the 2016-17 academic year. In total, 1,825 Division III athlete were listed.

Amanda Archer, Liz Bailey, Kaylah Duplain, Hanna Hull, Amy Large, and Alana Peters were the Marlins to be honored.

The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) saw 39 total athletes recognized as NFCA Scholar-Athletes. Guilford College led the ODAC schools with 14 honorees.