STARKVILLE, Miss. – The Arkansas softball team and six players were honored by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Girls Got Game All-Academic Teams and Scholar Athletes for the 2009-2010 academic year.
The Razorbacks ranked 66th out of 132 Division I programs in the country with a 3.223 grade point average.
The Girls Got Game Academic Award honors collegiate and high school teams based on their GPAs from the 2009-2010 academic year. As a second component of the program, all submitted student-athletes who achieved a 3.50 GPA during last academic year are named as girls got game/NFCA Scholar Athletes.
Six Razorbacks were honored, including 2010 ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America First Team and Southeastern Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year, Jessica Bachkora.