LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Twelve Northwest Conference student-athletes have been named National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-West Region selections, the NFCA announced earlier this week.
Linfield's Makenna Clizer and Darian Stedman received All-West Region first team recognition alongside Lewis & Clark's Emily Drevdahl. Clizer and Drevdahl also received All-NWC first team recognition, while Stedman was named to the second team.
Fellow Wildcats Katie Phillips and Shelby Saylors were named to the All-West Region second team after earning All-NWC first team honors earlier this season. Saylors was also named the NWC Co-Pitcher of the Year. Pacific's Montana Vaught and Whitworth's Kinsey McNaught join Phillips and Saylors on the second team.
NWC Co-Pitcher of the Year and Freshman of the Year Drea Schwaier-Wolf of Whitworth earned an All-West Region third team accolade alongside Linfield's Paige Smotherman and Chelsea Horita and Pacific's Hailey Miller and Nicole Martinez. Smotherman, Horita, and Martinez enjoyed All-NWC first team honors, while Miller was named an All-NWC second team selection.
For the complete NFCA All-Region release, click here.