BEREA, Ohio – Two Baldwin Wallace University softball student-athletes have been named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA)/Google Cloud Academic All-District 7 team.
Senior four-time All-Ohio Athletic Conference right fielder Alexis Boledovic (Brook Park/Berea-Midpark) makes her second career appearance on the Academic All-District team while junior All-OAC second baseman Alex Kozich (Avon) earns her first career Academic All-District accolade. The pair now advances to the Academic All-America ballot, which will be announced in June.
Boledovic, who carries a 3.91 GPA in pre-physical therapy and exercise science, put together a stellar final season in the Brown and Gold, hitting for a career-best .454 with a single-season school record 69 hits to go along with 16 doubles, five triples, three home runs, 39 runs batted-in (RBIs), 44 runs scored and 11 stolen bases. She finished the regular season second in the OAC in batting average and third in RBIs. For her career, Boledovic had a .409 batting average, 195 hits, 38 doubles, nine triples, three home runs, 81 RBIs, 109 runs scored, 36 walks and 35 stolen bases. She currently ranks fourth all-time in hits, sixth in doubles, tied for fifth in runs scored, tied for second in triples, tied for ninth in RBIs and sixth in stolen bases. Academically, she is a Dean's List student, a Jacket Scholar, a member of the Chi Alpha Sigma, Alpha Lambda Delta and Dayton C. Miller honor societies and the 2019 BW Female Clyde Lamb Award recipient.
Kozich, who carries a 3.92 GPA in pre-physical therapy and exercise science, batted a career-high .384 with a career-best 48 hits, 11 doubles, four triples, three home runs, 34 RBIs and 28 runs scored in 2019. In her career, Kozich owns a .309 batting average with 107 hits, 21 doubles, six triples, three home runs, 54 RBIs, 66 runs scored, 17 walks and 22 stolen bases. Academically, she is a Dean's List student, a Jacket Scholar and the 2018 recipient of the BW Academic Excellence Award for having the highest GPA on the softball team.
BW finished the 2019 season with a school-record 33 wins and a 13-5 mark in conference, advancing to the OAC Tournament for the first time since the 2011 season.