Ashland University junior first baseman Kylie Asmus earned NCAA Division II Google Cloud Academic All-District laurels from the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday (May 10) afternoon.
In her second season as a starter in 2018 after transferring from Ohio Northern, Asmus hit .362 with 28 runs scored, 11 doubles, a triple, four home runs, 25 RBIs, an on-base percentage of .393 and a slugging percentage of .519. She had a 15-game hitting streak from March 25-April 21.
Defensively, Asmus recorded a fielding percentage of .992 in 258 total chances.
Through the fall 2017 semester, Asmus sports a 4.00 cumulative grade-point average as an Exercise Science major.
Asmus is the 11th Ashland softball player to earn Academic All-District selection since 1993. She moves on to the ballot for NCAA Division II Google Cloud Academic All-American consideration, and that team will be announced on June 6 at 3 p.m.
ASHLAND UNIVERSITY SOFTBALL ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT SELECTIONS
Kylie Asmus, 1B, 2018
Ally Farrah, OF, 2017
Taylor Menhart, OF, 2015
Franki Gironda, 1B, 2012
Emlyn Knerem, P, 2012
Logan Hursey, DP, 2011
Alicia Longstreth, C, 2002, 2001
Tara Ringler, 3B, 1998
Desi Gillman, OF, 1995, 1994, 1993
Heather Lefford, SS, 1994
Danielle Somogyi, OF, 1993