Pack Softball Trio Earns Championship, Accolades at ASA Tournament
Raleigh, N.C. - NC State seniors Abbie Sims, Miranda Ervin and Shaina Ervin carried the Pack's success into the summer, picking up the Women's 23-Under Fast Pitch 2006 Championship with the Virginia Legends. All vital players on the 2006 NC State ACC regular season and tournament championship teams, the trio helped the Legends cruise to a 6-0 record in the tournament. All three student-athletes were honored for their performances, collecting All-America distinction.
The Va. Legends squad was composed entirely of players from collegiate competition. In all, eight players from the Atlantic Coast Conference competed with the 2006 ASA 23-U Va. Legends team. Both NC State and Georgia Tech contributed three players each, tops in the league.
The Pack led all teams in players picking up All-America accolades, as all three student-athletes collected the honor. Virginia Tech, Stanford and Georgia Tech each added one player to the list.