Katie Walsh and Samantha Leahon Featured in NECC All-Conference Awards

Katie Walsh and Samantha Leahon Featured in NECC All-Conference Awards

BOSTON, Mass. -- Sophomore Katie Walsh (East Islip, N.Y.) led the way for the Wheelock softball team this spring, as the New England Collegiate Conference recently announced the 2017 Softball All-Conference teams. 

Walsh earned a spot on the All-NECC Third Team as a designated player. This season, the New York native scored two runs off of ten hits, while recording 6 runs batted in and a .255 on base percentage. Additionally, Walsh posted an .882 fielding percentage in 24 games for the Wildcats. 

Sophomore Samantha Leahon (Castleton, N.Y.) was named to the NECC All-Sportsmanship team. Leahon scored fourteen runs and batted in seven off of her 28 hits this year. Samantha recorded a .298 batting average, a .343 on base percentage and a .362 slugging percentage in 34 games wearing Navy and Gold.