May 7, 2013

Alex Gustafson Selected To Academic All-Patriot League Team

WORCESTER, Mass. – Holy Cross junior Alex Gustafson (Medford, Mass.) has earned one of 11 spots on the 2013 softball Academic All-Patriot League team, as voted on by the Patriot League's softball sports information directors. To be eligible for the Academic All-Patriot League team, a student-athlete must have at least a 3.20 cumulative grade point average and be a starter or key player in his/her sport. This is the second straight season Gustafson has received Academic All-Patriot League honors.

Gustafson is a biology major and started all 38 games she appeared in this season. She led the squad with 10 doubles and was second in total bases with 50. Gustafson finished her junior campaign tied for first on the team with a six-game hitting streak and was third on the team with 32 hits and 19 runs batted in. She also reached base safely in 13 straight games, marking the second longest streak on the team.

2013 Softball Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Rosie Roessel, Lehigh, Sr.

2013 Softball Academic All-Patriot League Team
Ali Cleinmark, Army, So.
Cassie Greenhawk, Bucknell, Sr.
Cydnee Sanders, Bucknell, So.
Kristen Zahn, Bucknell, So.
Emmie Dolfi, Colgate, Sr.|
Eileen Ornousky, Colgate, Jr.
Alex Gustafson, Holy Cross, Jr.
Jordan Parsons, Lafayette, Sr.
Amy Gebhardt, Lafayette, Jr.
Rosie Roessel, Lehigh, Sr.
Emily Bausher, Lehigh, So.

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