Amanda Lopez Named To CACC All-Tournament Softball Team

(Photo of Amanda Lopez by Dave Schofield)
(Photo of Amanda Lopez by Dave Schofield)

RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Felician College junior Amanda Lopez (Riverbank, Calif./Riverbank) has been named to the 2015 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Softball All-Tournament Team.

The All-Tournament Team was announced at the conclusion of the CACC Championship Game on Saturday afternoon on the campus of Georgian Court University in Lakewood, N.J. The squad was selected by conference and tournament media relations staff. The complete All-Tournament Team can be viewed at www.caccathletics.org/sports/sball/2014-15/releases/52Champs.

Lopez, a 5-foot-2 catcher and designated player, was the only Golden Falcon to enjoy a multi-hit game in the CACC Tournament. She went 2 for 4 in Felician's loser's bracket loss to Bloomfield College on Thursday.

Lopez started 41 games in 2015. She batted .256 with two home runs, 21 runs scored, and 15 runs batted in. She is a 2012 graduate of Riverbank High, and transferred to Felician after one year at California State University-San Bernardino.

The Golden Falcons amassed overall won-lost record of 18-23, and finished in sixth place on the CACC table with a 14-12 league mark. They reached the CACC playoffs for the first time since 2012.

 

Felician College, the Franciscan College of New Jersey, is a liberal arts, coeducational Catholic college founded in 1942 and sponsored by the Felician Sisters. True to its mission, Felician College welcomes a diverse student population and embraces its educational needs. With campuses in Lodi and Rutherford, New Jersey, Felician College currently enrolls more than 2,100 students and offers more than 55 undergraduate and graduate programs, in the classroom and online, in the arts and sciences, business and management sciences, health sciences and teacher education. Felician College also sponsors 13 varsity intercollegiate sports that compete at the NCAA Division II and National Collegiate levels.