SB: Pettit Named 1st Team NFCA All Region

May 18th, 2012 @ 9:18 am | Author: Viking Sports Admin
Viking Softball third baseman Jane Pettit, Rushford, MN has been named National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) 1st Team All Region.

Pettit started all 46 games for the Vikings in 2012. She had a career high and led the team in hitting with a .439 batting average. Pettit also led the team in runs scored (30), hits (58), doubles (13), home runs (5) and was tied for the lead in RBI with 30. Pettit also had an on base percentage of .513, helped by 18 base on balls compared to only nine strike outs on the season.

The NFCA award is nominated and voted on by the coaches of the NFCA West Region of which Valley City State University belongs. The West Region includes teams from North Dakota, Montana, Idaho, Washington, Oregon and California.