Lee’s Coscorrosa Named NCCAA POY
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ROANOKE, Va. — You can add National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) Player of the Year to the long list of accolades for Lee University softball slugger Ana Coscorrosa.

The senior from Zulia, Venezuela, received the honor a day after being named to the NFCA NCAA Division II South Region First Team.

Coscorrosa capped her incredible four-year career as a Lady Flame in grand style during the 2014 campaign.

The lefty led the team in batting average (.471) homers (10), and RBI (73).

The versatile Coscorrosa played both catcher and first base for Lady Flame head coach Emily Russell.

Coscorrosa set school career records in three offensive categories including batting average (.451), RBI (231) and hits (275).

Teammates Lexie Dean and Amanda Lynn joined Coscorrosa as All-American selections.

The dynamic duo at the top of the Lee lineup both earned second team honors.

Lynn hit .444 while stealing 29 bases out of the leadoff spot.

Dean batted second and finished with a .436 average while leading the team with 72 hits.

As a team the Lady Flames finished 25-24 overall and 12-13 in the rugged Gulf South Conference.

2014 NCCAA All-Americans

First Team All-American

Player of the Year

Ana Coscorrosa (Sr/C) Lee University

Pitcher of the Year

Christina Ezell (Sr/P) Shorter

Nicki Sprague (Fr/3B) Azusa

Martha Thomas (Sr/C) OK Christian

Shea Coats (Fr/P) OK Christian

Haley Fagan (Soph/P) Trevecca

Carly Xepoleas (Fr/P) Azusa

Lizzie Fela (Fr/3B) Southern Wesleyan

Brooke Shell (Jr/RF) Grace

April Patnaude (Sr/P) Spring Arbor

Murielle Vansach (So/OF) Judson

Brianna Tennyson (So/P/OF)Judson

Samantha Johnson Grace

Kristin Benton (Jr/OF) Campbellsville

Ericka Bynam (Fr/3B) Shorter

Second Team All-American

Natalie Newell (Jr/P) Bethel

Kelly Robey (Jr/P) Union

Shay Mickens (Jr/CF) Mississippi College

Reagan Schrader So/C/UT) Union

Brooke Smitherman (Jr/1B) Mississippi College

Kelsey Chapman (C) Cedarville

Jackie Castaneda (Sr/OF) Shorter

Jessica Sheldon (Sr/P) Central Baptist

Taylor Wroe (Sr/P) Campbellsville

Raven Pope (Jr/CF) TN Temple

Lexie Dean (So/1B) Lee University

Shelby Lamb (Sr/DP) Union

Felicia Morris (Sr/2B) Shorter

Brianna Brugioni (Sr/P/3B) TCC

Amanda Lynn (So/SS) Lee University