ST. LOUIS, Mo.—Fontbonne University softball player, Alleigh Kruse, has been named to the Google Cloud CoSIDA Academic All-District 5 First Team, announced today by CoSIDA.
In order to be nominated, a student-athlete must be a starter or important reserve with at least a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) at her current institution. Also, nominated athletes must have participated in at least 50 percent of the team's games at the position listed.
Kruse, a Highland, Illinois, native, had a career season for the Griffins where she batted .362 totaling 38 hits, 17 runs scored, seven doubles, one triple, one homer and 23 RBI.
In her three seasons with the Griffins, Kruse closes out with a .317 average, 92 hits, 46 runs scored, 15 doubles, four triples, one homer and 49 RBI.
To view the All-District Team visit HERE.
She'll now advance to the CoSIDA Academic All-America team ballot, where first-, second- and third team All-America honorees will be announced on June 7th.
Fans make sure to stay updated on fontbonnegriffins.com throughout the year for full updates on the Griffins softball team.