To say it's been a challenging spring for softball teams around the Minnesota College Athletic Conference would be an understatement as MCAC squads continue to try and find snow-free venues to pick up games during the month of April. However one student-athlete from Anoka-Ramsey Community College has reason to celebrate as she recently completed a rare 'double' award from the NJCAA.
Playing in the RCTC Dome against Rochester CTC and Riverland Community College over the weekend, Swanson was dominant at the plate and in the pitching circle for Anoka-Ramsey. Her impressive stat lines from both roles led to the opportunity to earn both distinctions as Anoka-Ramsey rolled off four successive MCAC victories. For the complete NJCAA press release, please CLICK HERE.
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About the Minnesota College Athletic Conference
The Minnesota College Athletic Conference is the organizational body for NJCAA-affiliated two-year technical and community college athletic programs in the Minnesota State system. The mission of the Minnesota College Athletic Conference is to advance intercollegiate athletics by providing an engaging and supportive environment for success of our student athletes and competition among member institutions. The MCAC is committed to the guiding principles of encouraging the development and success of student athletes, promoting the integrity, honesty and loyalty to member schools as well as upholding the sustainability of conference athletic programs.