Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division I All-Region Teams
The National Fastpitch Coaches Association has announced the Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division I All-Region teams, honoring student-athletes from nine NFCA regions. A total of 237 players from 116 different teams comprise the first and second regional teams.
Chosen by NFCA member coaches from each region, the honorees will now be eligible for selection to the Louisville Slugger/NFCA All-America first, second or third teams.
Top-ranked UCLA, which enters this week’s regional tournament as the nation’s No. 1 overall seed, placed three players on the Pacific Region first team and two on the second team.
The Bruins were led by third-baseman and Pac-10 player of the year Andrea Duran, and pitcher Anjelica Selden and second baseman Caitlin Benyi.
No. 2 Arizona, the top seed in the Tucson, Ariz., regional, had two on the Pacific Region first team – outfielder Caitlin Lowe and shortstop Kristie Fox; pitcher Alicia Hollowell and outfielder Autumn Champion are on the second team.