Salem, Va. -- Forty-five players have been named to the 2003 Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division III All-American first, second and third teams. The awards were announced Thursday at the banquet prior to the NCAA Division III Softball National Championship in Salem. All three teams were selected by NFCA-member NCAA Division III coaching representatives, based on nominations from the 2003 season. The teams are as follows:


Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division III First Team All-Americans
Name Position School
Libby Hysell Pitcher Central (Iowa)
Sarah Tarasewicz Catcher Wisconsin-Superior
Gina Utecht Catcher St. Thomas (Minn.)
Jennifer Kypta Outfield Maryville (Mo.)
Brynne Hasse Outfield Illinois Wesleyan
Tamara Boggs Outfield Emory (Ga.)
Mandy Carnes First Base Muskingum (Ohio)
Alissa Mildebrath Second Base Lake Forest (Ill.)
Gina Meza Shortstop LaVerne (Calif.)
Lisa Gentilella Third Base Salisbury (Md.)
Nicole Blubaugh Designated Player Muskingum (Ohio)
Katie Mullinix At-Large Salisbury (Md.)
Sue Whitcher At-Large LaVerne (Calif.)

Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division III Second Team All-Americans
Name Position School
Lacey Lister Pitcher Salisbury (Md.)
Jackie Demling Pitcher Wheaton (Mass.)
Mary Nicol Catcher Emory (Ga.)
Nicole Loudin Catcher Baldwin-Wallace (Ohio)
Lara Stone Outfield Cortland State (N.Y.)
Michelle Mumma Outfield Messiah (Pa.)
Mandy Smith Outfield Emory & Henry (Va.)
Allison Gerrish First Base Springfield College (Mass.)
Maren Schrader Second Base Wheaton (Mass.)
Heather Bortz Shortstop Moravian (Pa.)
Kari McDonnell Third Base Montclair State (N.J.)
Kameron Tucker Designated Player Bridgewater (VA)
Audrey Lenoch Utility Gustavus Adolphus (Minn.)
Jill Van Wychen At-Large Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Kim Jeffs At-Large Plymouth State (N.H.)

Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division III Third Team All-Americans (All selections at-large.)
Name School
Hannah Roberts University of Chicago (Ill.)
Angela Gonzales East Texas Baptist
Erin O'Connell Wisconsin-Stout
Amanda Gage Hamline (Minn.)
Kristen Lideen Augsburg (Minn.)
Julie Gentner Cortland State (N.Y.)
Amanda Carroll Capital (Ohio)
Sara Kahler Simpson (Iowa)
Rachel Schafer Bethany (W.Va.)
Kristen Wallace Methodist (N.C.)
April Miller Central (Iowa)
Liz Swary Washington (Mo.)
Rita Horning Cabrini (Pa.)
Robin O'Connor Roanoke (Va.)
Kim Comtois Brockport State (N.Y.)


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