Six Softball Players Earn Academic All-American from NFCA

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BRUNSWICK, Maine- Six members of the Bowdoin College softball team have been recognized as All American Scholar Athletes by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.

The NFCA recognizes any player submitted by a member coach who has achieved a 3.50 grade point average or higher during the 2011-12 academic year.

Bowdoin outfielders Caroline Dewar '12, Tracy Shirey '14, Cielle Collins '15, and Siena Mitman '15 were all  acknowledged for their academic excellence. Pitchers Tricia Thibodeau '13 and Nancy Walker '15 were also recognized by the NFCA.

These individuals were members of a team which recorded a final record of 28-14 in 2012. Their team GPA of 3.48 ranked them ninth among all NCAA Division III schools.