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Candidates were selected based on personal qualities that define the complete student athlete. While on-the-field performance during their collegiate softball careers is a factor in determining candidates and the eventual winner, their personal character and off-the-field achievements in the classroom and community are major areas of focus.
The list of 20 candidates for the 2007 softball award represents 20 different schools from all around the country, including three nominees from the Pacific 10 Conference.
Below is a list of the 20 candidates selected:
Mary Kathryn Branan
Stephanie Brown Notre Dame OF
Mary Jane Callahan
Garland Gooper Northwestern 1B
Lindsey Gerheim Army IF
Kristina Hull Georgia Tech C/UTL
Jamie Reiss Creighton IF
Kate Sheaks DePaul OF
Shelby Steiner Middle