Eight members of the Middlebury College softball team earned academic honors when the NFCA (National Fastpitch Coaches Association) announced its scholar athletes. Each honoree must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher through the spring season.
Middlebury College softball players Jessa Hoffman (Golden, Colo.) and Jessica Poracky (Ramsey, N.J.) have earned All-New England Region honors by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA). Hoffman is a four-time All-NESCAC selection, while Poracky is now a three-time second-team All-Region honoree.
Middlebury College softball player Jessa Hoffman (Golden, Colo.) has been named a District I First-Team Academic All-American by CoSIDA (College Sports Information Directors of America). The senior shortstop is a molecular biology/biochemistry major at Middlebury, who will graduate later this month.
Three members of the Middlebury College softball team were honored when the NESCAC announced its all-league teams. Senior Jessa Hoffman (Golden, Colo.) and junior Elizabeth Morris (Kenilworth, Ill.) both were named to the first team, while senior Jessica Poracky (Ramsey, N.J.) earned second-team honors.
Middlebury fell to Tufts 1-0 in the winners bracket before being eliminated 5-1 by Bowdoin at the 2013 NESCAC Softball Championship. The victory put the Polar Bears into the finals on Sunday where they fell to Tufts. The Panthers end their season with a record of 26-11.