CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Thirteen members of the Virginia softball team were named to the ACC Softball All-Academic Team it was announced by the league office on Tuesday (June 7).
The 13 members is the most by the Cavaliers in program history.
The ACC Scholar-Athlete of the Year awards were established in September 2007 to be awarded annually to the top junior or senior student-athlete in their respective sports.
Minimum academic requirements for selection to the All-ACC Academic Team are a 3.0 grade point average for the previous semester and a 3.0 cumulative average during one’s academic career for undergraduate students. Student-Athletes must also have competed in at least 50 percent of the team’s contests.
VIRGINIA’S ACC ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM HONOREES
Shelby Barbee, UT, So., Undeclared
Gabby Baylog, 1B, Sr., Economics
Eden Bigham, P, Fr., Undeclared
Leah Boggs**, C, Jr., Youth & Social Innovation
Jenny Bressler, P, Gr., Accounting (MS)
Sarah Coon**, 3B, So., Undeclared
Tori Gilbert, DP, Gr., Commerce (MS)
Katie Goldberg, SS, Sr., Economics
Molly Grube, P, Sr., Commerce
Reece Holbrook, UT, So., Undeclared
Jade Hylton, 2B, Fr., Undeclared
Courtney Layne, P, Fr., Undeclared
Lauren VanAssche, OF, Jr., Kinesiology
*denotes number of career All-ACC Academic honors