Thomasville, N.C. > The Carolinas-Virginia Athletics Conference All-CVAC Teams were determined by vote from each head coach of participating institutions.  Nominations are collected and then voted upon by ballot and tallied to determine Player of the Year, Freshman of the Year, Coach of the Year, All-CVAC First Team, and All-CVAC Second Team.  Awards were presented at the CVAC Softball Team Banquet at the Conference Tournament Championships hosted by Coker College in Hartsville, SC.  This year’s award winners are as follows:

Player of the Year:
Leigh Carter, Belmont Abbey

Freshman of the Year:
Ashlee LaFontanie, Erskine

Coach of the Year:
Lee Swanson, Belmont Abbey

All-CVAC First Team: 
Stepfanie Stink, Belmont Abbey-1B 
Maranda Passmore, Anderson-2B 
Leigh Carter, Belmont Abbey-3B 
Amy Yates, Limestone-SS 
Jessica Inman, Belmont Abbey-C 
Cristal Shelton, St. Andrews-C 
Jacque Stewart, Coker-OF 
Britne’ Stubbs, Queens-OF 
Rachelle Lawrence, Anderson-OF 
Amy Sturch, Belmont Abbey-DP 
Ashlee LaFontanie, Erskine-Utility 
Amanda Shelton, Coker-P 
Somer Bigham, Coker-P 
Shallyn Duffy, Belmont Abbey-P 

All-CVAC Second Team:
Amber Helms, Pfeiffer-1B
Courtney Silva, Limestone-2B
Kristen Price, Anderson-3B
Erin Crager, Queens-SS
Bailey Harrell, Mount Olive-C
Carolyn Smith, Anderson-C
Abby Threat, Belmont Abbey-OF
Christan Morbito, Coker-OF
Danielle Woodfield, Queens-OF
Lindsay Crump, Anderson-DP
Mari Finn, St. Andrews-Utility
Jennifer Churchill, Queens-P
Kim Gunter, Erskine-P
Jayme Beacham, Barton-P