Softball Places Three on NFCA All-Region

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (5/17/18) - The Kean University softball team had three Cougars placed on the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-East Region teams. Olivia Zengel has been named to the first team, while Julie Raba and Cayleen Rizo have been named to the second team.

NFCA Release

Zengel earns her first All-East selection after hitting .440 with 55 hits, 31 runs scored, 15 stolen bases, 13 RBI's, three doubles and one triple in 38 games. The junior posted a .480 slugging percentage and a .478 on-base percentage as she was named an All-NJAC first team selection.

Raba earns her first All-East selection after hitting .399 with 55 hits, 35 runs scored, 21 RBI's, 16 stolen bases, five doubles, two triples and one homerun. The freshman posted a .486 slugging percentage and a .429 on-base percentage in 38 games.

Rizo earns her second All-East selection after being named to the third team in 2017. The junior posted a .392 batting average with 51 hits, 37 RBI's, 23 doubles, 20 runs scored, two triples and two home runs in 38 games. Those numbers earned her an All-NJAC second team selection.