CHICAGO – The University of Chicago softball team earned 2016-17 Easton/NFCA Division III All-Academic Team status from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) and 10 players were named NFCA Scholar-Athletes.
A total of 125 softball teams from NCAA Division III received the honor. UChicago tied for 12th with a team GPA of 3.577.
The 2017 Maroons posted a 26-14 overall record and advanced to the NCAA postseason for the second-straight year and the 11th time in program history.
Earning individual scholar-athlete honors for the Maroons -- which requires a 3.5 GPA or better -- were the following players: