Genesee Athletics

Covel Tabbed Second Team All-Region

Covel Tabbed Second Team All-Region

Genesee Community College softball pitcher/infielder Ashley Covel (Oakfield, NY) was recently named to the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division III Region III All-Region Team. She was named to the All-Region Second Team.

Covel, a sophomore, had a 9-11 record on the mound with one save this spring and sported an earned run average of 4.70. She was ninth in the region in strikeouts, tallying 68 this season. On four occasions, Covel pitched a complete game and allowed just two hits to the opposition, winning all four decisions.

Offensively, Covel held a team-best .474 batting average and led the team in homeruns with three. She also led the team in extra-base hits with 14; runs batted in with 18 and drew a team-leading 15 base on balls. She was third on the team in stolen bases with 11.

Genesee finished the spring ranked ninth in the Region III standings and held a 14-23 overall record.