Sagehen Softball Team Ranks #12 in National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-Academic & Scholar Athletes

Claremont, Calif. (October 6, 2010) — Pitzer College congratulates Emily Buika '12, a 2009-10 Scholar Athlete, and the entire Sagehen women's softball team, for being #12 in the 2009-10 National Fastpitch Division III All-Academic Team. The team's overall GPA of 3.422 secured them the #12 spot for the fall 2009-spring 2010 season.

"The student-athletes on the softball team work very hard on the ball field and in the classroom. This is an outstanding accomplishment and they should be very proud," said Coach JoAnne Ferguson.

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