Seven Binghamton softball players received Scholar-Athlete honors from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association, helping the Bearcats to an All-Academic team accolade for the 2012-13 school year.
Seniors Jessica Bump, Mikala King and Colleen Dougherty and 2013 graduates Jessica Phillips, Kate Price, Shannon Kane and Rhoda Marsteller all eclipsed the 3.50 GPA required to earn the award. King and Marsteller each finished the 2012-13 academic year with 4.0 GPAs.
As a team, Binghamton posted a 3.223 GPA, easily surpassing the 2.90 cutoff for All-Academic team honors. The Bearcats ranked 70th among the 105 Division I teams to meet the NFCA’s standards.