Quintet of RedStorm players named to Academic All-MSC

Rio Grande Sports Information

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Five softball players representing the University of Rio Grande were among the 61 student-athletes who were named to the 2013 Academic All-Mid-South Conference team prior to the start of the league’s post-season tournament, which got underway last weekend in Kingsport, Tenn.

In order to be nominated by an institution, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale and must have achieved at least sophomore academic status.

The RedStorm’s list of honorees is comprised of sophomore Karla Garn (Morrow, OH), who has a 3.80 grade point average as an Intervention Specialist major; senior Jaymie Rector (Heath, OH), who carries a 3.70 GPA as a Sports & Exercise Studies major; senior Kaylee Walk, an Intervention Specialist major who sports a 3.60 grade average; senior Katie Fuller (Hamilton, OH), also a Sports & Exercise Studies major with a 3.30 GPA; and sophomore Megan Hayslip (Clarksville, OH), who has a 3.30 GPA while majoring in Respiratory Therapy.

Campbellsville University led all schools with 10 honorees, while Cumberland University had nine.