The Spartans are among 1,843 Division I softball players who have been honored for academic excellence by the NFCA .
Spartans lost to #5 UCLA and Cal State Fullerton on Saturday in the Los Angeles Regional of the 2017 NCAA Divsion I Sofball Championship.
Madison Aurin blasted her third home run of the season in the gaem.
Katelyn Linford has won each of the team's games this week to improve to 9-2 on the season.
Spartans split two games on Friday and two on Saturday.
|Mountain West Scholar-Athlete|
|Academic All-Mountain West|
2017: Made five starts in 13 total appearances…compiled a 1-5 record with a 6.05 ERA in 37.0 innings of work…allowed 55 hits and 35 runs, 32 earned…struck out 10 and walked 26…took the ball vs. Oregon (2/10), Hawai’i (2/17), at Grand Canyon (2/25), vs. Boston (3/3) and Miami (Ohio) (3/4)…first collegiate victory, a 6-5 win, came in a start against Boston…twice struck out a single-game high two batters – vs. Oregon (2/10) and Weber State (2/19)…longest outing was 5.1 innings vs. Oregon…recorded one putout and 11 assists. (Game-by-Game Stats)
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2016 graduate of Santiago High School in Corona, Calif.
KACIE: Majoring in biological science with a pre-med emphasis…hopes to attend medical school after graduation…played club ball for the California Cruisers (coach Mel Sievers)…the daughter of Amy and Brent KcKay…Kacie Taylor Gresnez is a native of Yorba Linda, Calif.