Sassaman, Murphy and Kukoda Earn All-CC

Sassaman, Murphy and Kukoda Earn All-CC

LANCASTER, Pa. -- Three Franklin & Marshall softball players were named to the All-Centennial Conference team annouced Monday. Freshman Malorie Sassaman was named to the first team, sophomore Danielle Murphy to the second team and freshman Alicia Kukoda honorable mention.

Sassaman led the Diplomats with a .438 batting average with 13 extra base hits and 26 RBIs.  Sassaman set the school record for hits in a season with 56 while having a .947 fielding percentage at second base. She was second in the conference in average, hits and triples (4),

Murphy landed on the second team for the second time in as many years. She tied for the conference lead in runs scored with 38. Murphy batted .333 with 10 doubles, two triples and drew 23 walks. She stole 13 bases and fielded .956 in center field.

Kukoda batted .371 on 26 hits with 15 RBIs. She scored 13 times, had three doubles and three triples. Kudoda fielded .886 in the outfield.


First Team              Class   Hometown / High School
P-Allison Jordan, Dickinson #     Sr      Medford, NJ / Shawnee
P-Jennilyn Weber, Ursinus  So      Valley View, PA / Tri-Valley
C-Emma Murtaugh, Dickinson  Sr      Holmdel, NJ / Holmdel
1B-Allison Pfrommer, Ursinus *     So      Franklinville, NJ / Delsea Regional
2B-Malorie Sassaman, Franklin & Marshall     Fr      Pottstown, PA / Pottstown
SS-Catrina DelGais, Gettysburg *       Jr      Airmont, NY / Suffern
3B-Maggie Maguire, Gettysburg      Fr      Madison, CT / Daniel Hand
OF-Joy Hallfors, Gettysburg %  So      Mt. Airy, MD / Linganore
OF-Leigh Carbutt, Washington (A) *      Jr      Collegeville, PA / Perkiomen Valley
OF-Alesha Sisco, Dickinson * Sr      Effort, PA / Blair Academy, NJ
OF-Amy Gentile, Ursinus   So      Lumberton, PA / Rancocas Valley
DP-Abby Ferguson, Gettysburg     Fr      Harrisburg, PA / Trinity
U-Ashley Brewer, Muhlenberg (A) *       Sr      Somerset, NJ / Bishop Ahr

Second Team            Class   Hometown / High School
P-Sara Erlichman, McDaniel        Fr      Bedford, PA / Mercersburg Academy
C-Kylie Nottingham, Washington College Fr      Ocean City, MD / Stephen Decatur
1B-Samantha Bader, Gettysburg   So      York, PA / Central York
2B-Erica Wenzel, Muhlenberg      Fr      Yorktown Heights, NY / Yorktown
SS-Candice Smith, Haverford (A) %        Sr      Middlesex, NJ / Rutgers Prep
3B-Jen DiCandilo, Haverford Fr      Berwyn, PA / Conestoga
OF-Danielle Murphy, Franklin & Marshall # So      Hazlet, NJ / Mater Dei
OF-Kate Smayda, Swarthmore        So      White Plains, NY / White Plains
OF-Caitlin Bay, Gettysburg       Sr      Flemington, NJ / Immaculata
DP-Becca Nicely, Washington College  Sr      Baltimore, MD / Institute of Notre Dame
U-Kira Kern, Swarthmore %        Sr      Newtown, PA / Council Rock North

Honorable Mention       Class   Hometown / High School
C-Adrienne Rahs, Gettysburg (A)*  Jr      Bethlehem, PA / Saucon Valley
1B-Lauren Dockrill, Washington College     Fr      San Diego, CA / Cathedral Catholic
SS-Lindsey Glascock, Washington College       So      Glenwood, MD / Glenelg
OF-Alicia Kukoda, Franklin & Marshall     Fr      West Chester, PA / West Chester East

*   1st team All-Centennial in 2010
#        2nd team All-Centennial in 2010
%        Honorable Mention All-Centennial in 2010
(A)     Named to Academic Honor Roll in 2011

Player of the Year -        Ashley Brewer, Muhlenberg, Sr., U
Pitcher of the Year -  Allison Jordan, Dickinson, Sr.
Coach of the Year -     Lacey Lister, Washington College