Finch Named Semi-Finalist For Softball Honor
May 4, 2002
Arizona All-American pitcher Jennie Finch, the defending National Player ofthe Year as the Honda Softball Award winner, has been named one of 10finalists for the inaugural USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year Award.
The governing body of softball in the United State, the Amateur SoftballAssociation pared a group of 25 nominees to 10 semi-finalists and willannounce three finalists on May 31, with with winner to be announced June7 during the ASA National Council meeting in Reno. Nev.
The 10 semi-finalists, in alphabetical order:
Jaime Clark, University of Washington
Jennie Finch, University of Arizona
Keira Goerl, UCLA
Nicole Myers, Florida Atlantic
Stacey Nuveman, UCLA
Catherine Osterman, University of Texas
Britni Sneed, LSU
Jamie Southern, Fresno State
Natasha Watley, UCLA
Phelan Wright, Arizona State