Jayettes land 14 on Academic All-Conference softball team

Staff Report
As a whole, Perry held a team 3.75 GPA to earn the Distinguished Academic Team Award from the IGHSAU, which is given to programs with a 3.25+ GPA. PHOTO BY SEAN CORDY/THE PERRY CHIEF

After four Jayettes found themselves on the All-Raccoon River Conference team, 14 Perry softballers also earned academic all-conference status by holding a GPA of 3.25 or higher as a sophomore, junior, or senior.

Those student-athletes are listed in alphabetical order: Taylor Atwell, Misty Gomez, Cassidy Heck, Carly Herrera, Macy Killmer, Molly Lutmer, Bella Nath, Lydia Olejniczak, Yamilet Ortega, Hannah Peterson, Jasmine Shriver, Kennedy Tunink, Peyton Tunink and Kathryn West.

By comparison, seven Jayettes earned Academic all-conference honors in 2019 and five in 2018.

As a whole, Perry held a team 3.75 GPA to earn the Distinguished Academic Team Award from the IGHSAU, which is given to programs with a 3.25+ GPA.