Gurr and Ahern Tabbed as Preseason All-American Honorable Mention by Fastpitch News

Gurr and Ahern Tabbed as Preseason All-American Honorable Mention by Fastpitch News

SCIAC softball standouts Anna Gurr of Claremont-Mudd- Scripps and Marialena Ahern of
Whittier have both been named Honorable Mention All-American by Fastpitch news.

Gurr earned Third Team All-America Honors from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association
(NFCA) after a dominant 2016 campaign on the mound where she owned a 1.36 earned run
average and was named the 2016 SCIAC Pitcher of the Year. She held opposing hitters to a .216
average and accounted for 23 of the team’s 37 wins, including 11 shutouts.

Ahern earned All-SCIAC second team honors in 2016 after being named SCIAC Newcomer of the
Year in 2015. The sophomore batted .321 with 25 hits, including five doubles and nine
homeruns. She drove in 25 and scored 20 times, had an OB% of .471 and slugged .731.