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Myers, Martell, Lindsay named to 2024 D2CCA All-Atlantic Region Softball Team

Three Shippensburg University softball players have been recognized in the 2024 Division II Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA) All-Atlantic Region Teams. Senior Taylor Myers was named to the First Team, marking her third D2CCA All-Region selection. Sophomore shortstop Caitlyn Martell and senior catcher Morgan Lindsay were both named to the Second Team, with Martell repeating her prior year’s honor and Lindsay receiving her first All-Region selection.

Taylor Myers, leading the Atlantic Region, has a national ranking of fourth with 95 hits and a .436 batting average. She also ranks ninth regionally in total bases with 114. During her career at Shippensburg, Myers set a school record with 294 career hits and ranked second in career runs with 190.

Caitlyn Martell, tied for fourth in the region, garnered 125 total bases and 78 hits. She ranked tenth in the region with 49 RBIs and maintained a 1.02 runs per game average, placing her tenth in the region. Martell has a 20-game hitting streak going into the 2025 season.

Morgan Lindsay ranked second in the region with 17 home runs and fifth with 55 RBIs. Her total bases stood at 120, and she had a .682 slugging percentage. Lindsay has recorded 33 home runs and 152 RBIs over three seasons at Shippensburg, following her freshman year at Colgate.

The selections were made by sports information directors from NCAA Division II Atlantic Region schools and conferences. The region includes teams from the CIAA, MEC, PSAC, and independent schools.


Patricia M Campbell 1932-2024

Pat graduated from Fannett Township High School in 1950 and received her BA in Education from, known then as, Shippensburg State Teachers College. .

James Patrick McNally III 1947-2024

James was known for his dedication and excellence in his professional career, where he made lasting contributions and built strong relationships with his colleagues.

Brenda Jackson Liu 1945-2024

Upon retirement, Brenda worked as a part-time nurse at the Migrant Health in Gettysburg. During this time she traveled to migrant camps all over Pennsylvania.

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