Dyer Earns Second Academic All-District Honors
May 6, 2010
Corvallis, Ore. – Senior Kelly Dyer (Eugene, Ore.) earned second team CoSIDA Academic All-District 8 honors, announced Thursday, for softball. This is Dyer’s second consecutive honor after earning the first honor since 2007 for the Beavers.
Dyer, a Sociology major, graduated with a degree in Human Development and Family Science in 2009. She is also a recipient of 2009 Waldo-Cummings Outstanding Student Senior Honorable Mention accolades. She currently is tied for fourth all-time for career saves with eight and is fifth all-time for career strikeouts with 373. Dyer is also ninth all-time for career wins with 37 and tied for eighth for career complete game shutouts with nine.
She earned the Beavers’ only Pac-10 All-Academic First Team honors for the past two seasons. This year’s selections have not been released yet.
In order to be nominated for Academic All-District and All-America honors, a player must be a starter or significant reserve, must have a 3.30 cumulative grade-point average and must have completed at least one full academic year at her institution. Voting is done by members of CoSIDA (College Sports Information Directors of America).
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