Eight Murray State College softball players were awarded All-Region honors for the 2016 season.
Freshman pitcher Audrey Simpson, of Cuero; freshman catcher Sydnee Hinkle, of Justin, Texas; freshman infielder Selena Mendoza, of Mesquite, Texas; freshman utility Kayla Mitchell, of Fairfield, Texas and freshman infielder Shelby Wilson, of Mesquite, Texas were awarded First Team All-Region honors.
Freshman pitcher Kira head, of Caney, Oklahoma; freshman infielder Katie Caraway, of Durant, Oklahoma and freshman outfielder Randi Vincent, of Claremore, Oklahoma were awarded Second Team All-Region honors.
Players were nominated by MSC Head Coach Marie Stone, based on season statistics and performance. After nomination, nominees are then voted on by a group of NJCAA coaches.
Players receiving All-Region honors will now be eligible for South Region Awards, which include players from Oklahoma, Texas, Kansas, Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi.