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2014 SEC Softball Awards Announced

1481 days ago
Sean Cartell
SECSports.com
Photo: University of Georgia

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. --

The Southeastern Conference announced its annual softball awards to cap the 2014 season and kick off the SEC Softball Tournament in Columbia, S.C., May 7-10. The All-SEC Teams consist of 28 total student-athletes, along with a 14-member All-Freshman team and a nine-member All-Defensive Team.  No ties were broken.



The University of Tennessee's Madison Shipman was named Player of the Year while the University of Alabama's Jaclyn Traina earned Pitcher of the Year honors. Freshman of the Year honors went to the University of Missouri's Tori Finucane while Tennessee's Ellen Renfroe was voted Scholar-Athlete of the Year. University of Alabama's Patrick Murphy was selected as Coach of the Year. The awards were voted on by the league's head coaches.

The complete 2014 SEC Softball Postseason Awards follow.

First Team All-SEC
P - Jaclyn Traina, Alabama
P - Chelsea Wilkinson, Georgia
P - Tori Finucane, Missouri
IF - Kelsey Stewart, Florida
IF -Alex Hugo, Georgia
IF - Paige Wilson, Georgia
IF - Corrin Genovese, Missouri
IF - Madison Shipman, Tennessee
OF - Haylie McCleney, Alabama
OF - Branndi Melero, Auburn
OF - Taylor Gadbois, Missouri
OF - Melissa Davin, Tennessee
C - Annie Aldrete, Tennessee
DP/U - Sahvanna Jaquish, LSU

Second Team All-SEC
P - Hannah Rogers, Florida
P - Kelsey Nunley, Kentucky
P - Ellen Renfroe, Tennessee
IF - Kasey Cooper, Auburn
IF - Kaila Hunt, Alabama
IF -Emily Carosone, Auburn
IF - Stephanie Tofft, Florida
IF - Nikki Sagermann, Kentucky
OF - A.J. Andrews, LSU
OF - RT Cantillo, Ole Miss
OF - Emily Albus, Texas A&M
OF - Cassie Tysarczyk, Texas A&M
C - Molly Fichtner, Alabama
DP/U - Devon Wallace, Arkansas

Freshman All-SEC
P - Baylee Corbello, LSU
P - Alexis Silkwood, Mississippi State
P - Tori Finucane, Missouri
P - Nickie Blue, South Carolina
IF - Kasey Cooper, Auburn
IF - Caroline Seitz, Mississippi State
IF - Kaylea Snaer, South Carolina
IF - Megan Geer, Tennessee
IF -Taylor Koening, Tennessee
OF - Justine McLean, Florida
OF - Bailey Landry, LSU
OF - Shaliyah Geathers, Tennessee
C - Annie Aldrete, Tennessee
DP/U - Sahvanna Jaquish, LSU

SEC All-Defensive
P - Hannah Rogers, Florida
C - Griffin Joiner, Kentucky
1B - Taylor Schwarz, Florida
2B - Kelsey Stewart, Florida
SS - Madison Shipman, Tennessee
3B - Stephanie Tofft, Florida
LF - Mackenzie Sykes, Missouri
CF - Haylie McCleney, Alabama
RF - Cassie Tysarczyk, Texas A&M

Player of the Year: Madison Shipman, Tennessee
Pitcher of the Year: Jaclyn Traina, Alabama
Freshman of the Year: Tori Finucane, Missouri
Scholar-Athlete of the Year: Ellen Renfroe, Tennessee
Coach of the Year: Patrick Murphy, Alabama