Spartans post a 4-1 record at the Kajikawa Classic averaging 9+ runs per game.
Desiree Severance pitched 3.2 inning of relief to earn the win.
The Spartans are among 1,843 Division I softball players who have been honored for academic excellence by the NFCA .
2017: Took the year as a redshirt.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2016 graduate of North Appleton (Wis.) High School…a four-year starter (coach Mike Mullen)…four-time All-Fox Valley Conference selection…chosen as team captain in her sophomore, junior and senior seasons…in four years, never slugged less than .600, batted under .400 or drove in less than 18 runs in a season…as a junior slugged a career-high .700…as a sophomore hit a single season high .468 and as a senior drove in 28 run, the best of her high school career…following her junior year was an honorable mention All-State selection…a four-year starter in basketball.
GRACE: Majoring in kinesiology…hopes to pursue a career in physical therapy…played club ball for the BATS Academy (coaches Kyle Knoblauch & Bill Huss)…the daughter of Sheree and Don Garvey…Grace Mary Garvey is a native of Appleton, Wis.