Lastrapes, Charters Earn All-America Honors
June 2, 2006
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla.-- Fifty-four players have been named to the 2006 Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division I All-America first, second and third teams, including Washington junior Dominique Lastrapes and sophomore Ashley Charters to the third team. All three teams were selected by NFCA-member, NCAA Division I coaching representatives, based on nominations from the 2006 season.
Lastrapes was selected as a second baseman and picks up her second All-America honor after being an at-large third team honoree in 2003. Lastrapes ranks second on the team with a .359 average and her 66 hits rank sixth in the Pacific-10 Conference. She is second on the team with 20 multi-hit games and has seven multi-RBI games. Lastrapes was a second team All-Pacific Region honoree and second team All-Pac-10 selection. She ranks eighth on the UW all-time list with a .426 career on-base percentage and is ninth on the UW top-10 list with a .357 career batting average.
Charters earns her first All-America award as an at-large selection. She leads the team with 71 hits and boasts the sixth-best average in the league (.380). She had 27 multi-hit games, including five games with three hits, and ranks 18th nationally with 27 stolen bases. Charters was a second team All-Pacific Region selection and first team All-Pac-10 pick. She ranks fourth on the UW all-time career chart with a .376 batting average. Charters also ranks seventh on the Washington top-10 list with 60 career stolen bases.
Washington has received 31 All-American awards since 1994.