Softball Places Two On Patriot League All-Acadmic Team

Camille Trainor & Alex Gustafson

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – Holy Cross senior Camille Trainor (Worcester, Mass.) and sophomore Alex Gustafson (Medford, Mass.) have earned two of 10 spots on the softball Patriot League All-Academic team, as voted on by the Patriot League's softball sports information directors. To be eligible for the Academic All-Patriot League team, a student-athlete must have at least a 3.20 cumulative grade point average and be a starter or key player in his/her sport.

Trainor is a sociology major and three-time member of the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll. The senior captain started all 45 games for the Crusaders this season and played all nine defensive positions at one point during the year. She caught the first game and pitched the second game of a twin bill versus Hartford (4/12) and the Crusaders earned victories in both games with Trainor throwing seven complete innings in the circle, allowing two earned runs and four hits while striking out three. She ended the season tied for second on the team with two home runs and first in sacrifice bunts (7) and runs scored (14). As a pitcher, she totaled 17 appearances going 76.2 innings.

Gustafson is a biology major and started 44 of 45 games at third base this season. She finished second on the team in batting average at .294, hitting .327 in Patriot League play. She was also second on the teams with 37 hits, 12 runs batted in and 47 total bases and was tied for second with two home runs on the year. Gustafson led the team with 11 multiple-hit games.

Holy Cross finished the 2012 season with a 9-36 overall record and 4-16 mark in the Patriot League.

2012 Softball Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Jennifer Colquhoun, Lehigh, Sr.

2012 Softball Academic All-Patriot League Team

Rachel Duval, Army, Sr.
Meredith Dickson, Bucknell, Sr.
Mallory Lyons, Bucknell, So.
Jennifer Ortega, Colgate, Sr.
Camille Trainor, Holy Cross, Sr.
Alex Gustafson, Holy Cross, So.
Amy Gebhardt, Lafayette, So.
Jennifer Colquhoun, Lehigh, Sr.
Julie Fernandez, Lehigh, Sr.
Rosie Roessel, Lehigh, Jr.