NAMED SECOND TEAM ALL-SOUTHERN CONFERENCE
Sophie Bugter and Shayla Loudermilk were named second team all-Southern Conference. Bugter led the Seahawks in batting average (.308), slugging percentage (.385), hits (32), triples (two), total bases (40) and stolen bases (nine). The freshman infielder/catcher finished tied for first with Jessica Fraga and Loudermilk in runs batted in (nine).
One of her best hitting performances was against Wake Technical Community College during the JUCO Kickoff Classic in Clearwater on Jan. 30. Bugter went 3 for 4 with a RBI double, walked, scored three runs and had one stolen base to help the Seahawks to a 9-4 victory.
Loudermilk topped the team in home runs with two. The sophomore right-hander led the Seahawk staff in complete games (13), innings pitched (119), strikeouts (79) and starts (20). Loudermilk also led Broward in fielding percentage (.981).
One of her standout performances at the plate was during the Southern Conference opener against Palm Beach State College on March 7 at Pembroke Pines. Loudermilk went 3 for 4 and belted a three-run homer. Her best pitching performance was against Pasco-Hernando State College during the JUCO Kickoff Classic on Jan. 31. Loudermilk pitched a complete game, yielding two hits and struck out five to lead the Seahawks to a 2-1 victory.