LOUISVILLE, Ky. - On Monday, the National Fastpitch Coaches Association announced its 2012-13 NFCA All-Academic Teams and All-America Scholar-Athletes. The Sunshine State Conference was presented with four All-Academic teams and 39 All-America Scholar-Athlete award winners.
The NFCA Academic Awards program honors both collegiate and high school teams for their submitted grade-point averages from the 2012-13 academic year.
A total of 77 NCAA Division II programs received the NFCA All-Academic team award. Leading the way in the SSC was Rollins with a team GPA of 3.47, while Barry (3.321), Saint Leo (3.049) and Florida Tech (3.02) also received the honor.
For a complete list of the NFCA All-Academic Team award recipients, click here.
Over 4,000 student-athletes from across seven different divisions were tabbed NFCA All-America Scholar-Athletes. Division II was represented by 102 different teams to rank third among all divisions.
The SSC was represented by 39 student-athletes from six different institutions. Below is a list of the SSC recipients. For a complete list, click here.
NFCA Division II All-America Scholar-Athletes
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