Massachusetts softball standouts Cyndil Matthew and Tiffany Meeks were named to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-Northeast Region teams as announced by the organization Thursday. Meeks was named to the first team at first base and Matthew garnered attention as a second-team outfielder.
Massachusetts senior outfielders Katie Bettencourt and Cyndil Matthew were named First Team All-Atlantic 10 in a vote of the league's head coaches and announced by the A-10 Tuesday. Additionally, junior first baseman Tiffany Meeks earned Second Team honors and freshman second baseman Taylor Carbone was placed onto to the All-Rookie team.
The University of Massachusetts Athletic Department is advising fans attending the 2013 Atlantic 10 Softball Championship at Sortino Field to access the softball complex lots and adjacent lots during the championship via Route 116. Take 116 North and exit right onto Massachusetts Ave. Take your first right into Lot 14 which sits along the perimeter of the softball complex.
For the final UMass Sports Luncheon of the 2012-13 season, a trio of Minutewomen were selected as the weekly honorees. Track and Field's Rachelle Bourque and Kelsey Crawford and Lacrosse's Tanner Guarino were recognized on Wednesday, May 15. (MORE)
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