(LOUISVILLE, Ky.) - Thomas More College sophomore shortstop Ana Walter (Lebanon, Ohio/Lebanon) has been named to the NCAA Division III All-America Team by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA).
Walter is the first-ever Thomas More softball student-athlete to be named to the NFCA All-America Team. She was namedto the third team after being named first team All-Central Region and the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Player of the Year.
Walter led the PAC in hits (62), runs scored (38), runs batted-in (37) and total bases (93) to go along with a PAC-best .493 average with runners in scoring position. She also tied for second in doubles (14) and was third in batting average (.440), slugging percentage (.660), on-base percentage (.500) and home runs (5). Walter was also a perfect five-for-five in stolen base attempts.
The Saints finished the season at 31-12 and won the PAC regular season title, while also receiving an at-large bid to the NCAA Division III Championships. The Saints went 1-2 at the Chicago Regional.