LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Five members of the 2013 New Mexico State softball team have been named National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-America Scholar-Athletes, the association announced Monday, Oct. 7. Departed seniors Amber Olive and Teresa Conrad, juniors Chelsea Dohrwardt and Karysta Donisthorpe, sophomores Thai Ramirez and Tatum Reedy and senior Kristi Covarrubia are among the 4,000 softball student-athletes who earned a 3.50 or better grade point average for the 2012-13 academic year.
Players are designated NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete after a nomination from an NFCA member coach. The student-athletes must maintain a 3.50 or better for the full academic year. Teams with the highest squad GPA in each membership category are also recognized as NFCA Top Ten All-Academic Teams.
For the full list the 2012-13 NFCA All-America Scholar-Athletes, visit www.nfca.org/index.php/news/135/5480-13-indiv-scholar-athlete-home-page
New Mexico State NFCA All-America Scholar-Athletes
Amber Olive 3.901
Chelsea Dohrwardt 3.521
Karysta Donisthorpe 3.660
Kristi Covarrubia 3.606
Tatum Reedy 3.906
Teresa Conrad 3.833
Thai Ramirez 3.743