May 16, 2013
TUCSON - A day after earning first-team all-Pac-12 honors, sophomores Hallie Wilson and Chelsea Goodacre were recognized by the NFCA (National Fastpitch Coaches Association) with all-region citations. Wilson was awarded first-team all-west region and Goodacre was selected to the second team, the association announced Thursday.
It is the first all-region recognition for both players.
Wilson leads the team with a .371 batting average and a .474 on-base percentage. The Santa Ana, Calif., native has hit 12 doubles, seven home runs and driven in 22 runs primarily as the team's leadoff hitter.
Goodacre leads the team and ranks third in the Pac-12 with 17 home runs and 58 RBI on the season. The Temecula, Calif., native bats .343 with a .674 slugging percentage.
First Team Pos. Name School P Dallas Escobedo Arizona State University P Kaia Parnaby University of Hawaii, Manoa C Amber Freeman Arizona State University 1B Hallie Wilson University of Arizona 2B Gracie Goulder University of California, Los Angeles 3B Haley Steele Arizona State University SS Cheyenne Coyle Arizona State University OF B.B. Bates University of California, Los Angeles OF Patrice Jackson San Diego State University OF Kelly Majam University of Hawaii UT/P Ally Carda University of California, Los Angeles DP/UT Lorena Bauer San Diego State University
Second Team Pos. Name School P Mackenzie Popescue Arizona State University P Sydney Gouveia Loyola Marymount University P Rebecca Arbino San Diego State University C Chelsea Goodacre University of Arizona 1B Kamerin May San Diego State University 2B Jazmine Zamora University of Hawaii 3B Hanna Winter Stanford University SS Stephany LaRosa University of California, Los Angeles SS Shayna Kimbrough Long Beach State University OF Bailey Wigness Arizona State University OF Stefany Valentino University of Nevada, Las Vegas OF Leah White Stanford University UT/P Desiree Ybarra California State University, Fullerton DP/UT Kayla Bonstrom Stanford University