*****Kara Shutt(Southeast Guilford High School) named to All-State College Softball Team and Shutt leads Elon in very many offensive categories….*****
Shutt led the Phoenix in several categories during her breakout sophomore campaign in 2016. The Greensboro, N.C., native had team-highs in average (.399), slugging percentage (.601), runs scored (37), hits (69) and was tied for the team-lead in triples with four. She also claimed the program’s all-time single-season doubles record with 21 and finished tied for second in the nation in doubles per game at 0.41. She was named to the All-Colonial Athletic Association first team for the first time in her career and also selected to the first team NFCA Mid-Atlantic All-Region team, the second All-Region honor of her career.
Kara Shutt(Southeast Guilford High School) was the Elon Phoenix’s lone representative to receive first team All-State honors in the outfield while Alaina Hall and Erica Serafini both were selected to the second team in the outfield and the infield, respectively. Hall earned her third consecutive bid on the All-State teams while Shutt garnered her second accolade overall.
*****The Elon University softball team had the three members of its program named to the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) All-State softball teams as announced by the association Today/Wednesday, June 29.*****