SHREVEPORT, La. - In an announcement made Friday evening at the conference tournament, Schreiner University's Hannah Ortiz was named the 2019 SCAC Softball Elite 19 award winner.
Ortiz, a junior from Boling, Texas, currently holds a 3.851 GPA and was an All-SCAC second team selection on this year's all-conference softball team.
The SCAC Elite 19 is awarded to the student-athlete who has at least a cumulative 3.25 GPA, at least 60 credit hours and earns All-SCAC honors for that particular season. A student-athlete will be honored annually from each of the league's 19 conference-sponsored sports and will be recognized at the site at that year's conference championship event.
This is the inaugural year of the SCAC Elite 19 award.