December 10, 2012

Seven Bulldogs Named NFCA All-America Scholar Athletes

Hughes, Leung, Johnson, Ong, Onorato, Warkentine, Waldrop Honored

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Seven Yale softball players have been named NFCA All-America Scholar Athletes. Riley Hughes, Kristen Leung, Meg Johnson '12, Jennifer Ong, Sarah Onorato, Kelsey Warkentine and Virginia Waldrop '12 were all honored for their work in the classroom in 2011-12.

Leung, Warkentine, Ong and Waldrop were each recognized for the second straight year.

The award is bestowed upon any player submitted by a member coach who achieved a 3.50 grade point average or higher during the 2011-12 academic year. 

Report filed by Tim Bennett, Yale Sports Publicity