June 27, 2013
Tysinger Named to NCCSIA All-State Softball Team
Catawba freshman Carley Tysinger (Lexington, NC/C. Davidson HS) has been named to the 2013 North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) College Division All-State Softball Team. It was announced on Thursday. Tysinger was among twenty-three student-athletes representing 13 different North Carolina universities and colleges who were named to the all-state teams.
Tysinger became Catawba’s first NCAA Division II softball All-American (Daktronics, 3rd team) thanks to a sterling 1.21 earned run average that ranked ninth in the nation. The South Atlantic Conference and Daktronics Southeast Region Pitcher of the Year finished fourth nationally in strikeouts (324), ninth in shutouts (10), 10th in strikeouts per seven innings (9.6) and 14th in wins (25-9).
Nominees were submitted by North Carolina sports information professionals and voted on by the NCCSIA members.
Founded in 2002, The North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) is comprised of sports information professionals from NCAA Division I, II, III, NAIA and independent institutions from the state of North Carolina. The purpose of the organization is to promote collegiate athletics at all schools. Membership is open to anyone affiliated with a college, university or conference located in North Carolina, and whose area of responsibility lies within sports information.
NCCSIA selects all-state teams in the University (Division I) and College (Division II, III, NAIA) divisions for men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s soccer, volleyball, softball and baseball.
2013 NCCSIA College Division All-State Softball Teams
P - Carley Tysinger, Fr., Catawba, Lexington, N.C.
P - Maryann Hoskins, Fr., Lenoir-Rhyne, Havelock, N.C.
C - Jo’Landa White, So., Saint Augustine’s, Leland, N.C.
INF - Jessica Fellmeth&%, Sr., Lenoir-Rhyne, Waxhaw, N.C.
INF - Cynthia Hayes, Jr., Guilford, Seagrove, N.C.
INF - Haily Jarman, Jr., Lenoir-Rhyne, Wadesboro, N.C.
INF - Beth Overman, So., Mount Olive, ¬ Elizabeth City, N.C.
OF - Taylor Cloninger, Jr., UNC Pembroke, Jacksonville, N.C.
OF - Leigh Ward, So., Chowan, Oriental, N.C.
OF - Daja White, Fr., St. Augustine’s, Leland, N.C.
UTIL - Brea Hartley, So., UNC Pembroke, Lexington, N.C.
DP - Kayla Saliga, So., Wingate, Asheboro, N.C.
P - Stacey Houser, Fr., Wingate, Mooresville, N.C.
P - Alora Lincoln, So., Chowan, Smithfield, Va.
C - Sarah Tompkins, Fr., Greensboro, Wilmington, N.C.
INF - Sarah Connolly, Fr., Greensboro, Mount Airy, N.C.
INF - Kierston Garner, Fr., Salem, Danbury, N.C.
INF - Robyn Stanek, So., Mars Hill, Winston-Salem, N.C.
INF - Amanda White&, So., Meredith, Wilmington, N.C.
OF - Liz Hipple&, Jr., Chowan, Chincoteague, Va.
OF - Kelsey Maffucci, Sr., Wingate, Rockledge, Fla.
OF - Jackie Nicholson, So., Greensboro, Snow Camp, N.C.
UTIL - Spencer Embler, Jr., Fayetteville State, Thomasville, N.C.
& - Named to 2012 All-State Team
% - Named to 2011 All-State Team
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