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Softball Team, Players Honored by NFCA

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Six Harvard softball players have been selected as 2009 National Fastpitch Coaches Association Scholar-Athletes, and the Crimson ranked 22nd in the nation in team grade-point average.

The team compiled a GPA of 3.352 and ranked second among Ivy League teams.

Six team members were recognized as scholar-athletes after finishing the 2008-09 academic year with at least a 3.5 GPA.

Recent graduate Bailey Vertovez ’09, an economics concentrator, was honored, along with current players Margaux Black (psychology), Stephanie Krysiak (English and American literature and language), Dana Roberts (economics), Eve Rosenbaum (undeclared) and Melissa Schellberg (psychology).