Laura McLaughlin named second team All-East Region

Laura McLaughlin was named second-team All-East Region by the Conference Commissioners Association.
Laura McLaughlin was named second-team All-East Region by the Conference Commissioners Association.

OLD WESTBURY, N.Y. — Laura McLaughlin earned another honor Monday as the senior pitcher was named to the Division II Conference Commissioners Association (CCA) All-East Region second team.

McLaughlin finished her NYIT career Friday with a program-record 1.66 career ERA.

A first-team All-East Coast Conference selection in 2017, she produced a 42 2/3-inning streak without allowing an earned run during the regular season. She led the ECC with a 1.48 ERA and finished second in strikeouts (133).

Overall, McLaughlin had an 18-9 record with two saves, seven shutouts and 22 complete games in 174 2/3 innings this past season.

She also was selected as the NYIT athletics co-senior woman athlete of year.

2017 Division II CCA Softball All-East Region Teams

First Team:

C – Marisa Monasseri – Caldwell University
1B – Alyssa Williamson – Merrimack College
2B – Lauren Frye – Caldwell University
3B – Brenna Martini – Adelphi University
SS – Courtney Case – Le Moyne College
OF – Rosa'Lynn Burton - Wilmington University
OF – Morgan Lloyd – Mercy College
OF – Carly Testa – Caldwell University
DP – Nicole Spiegelberg – Felician University
P – Sydney Ponto – Caldwell University
P – Chelsea Hawks – Molloy College
P – Lindsay Mapes – Adelphi University
UTIL – Nicoletta Cuccio – Adelphi University
UTIL (Pitcher) – Naomi Stas – Philadelphia University

Second Team:

C – Julia Seader – LIU Post
1B – Kiahna Silva – Caldwell University
2B – Skania Lemus – Mercy College
3B – Kayla Kresley – Post University
3B – Taylor Luzzi – University of New Haven
3B – Cassidy Wootten – Mercy College
SS – Taylor Favinger – Holy Family University
OF – Amanda Bickford – Saint Anselm College
OF – Sierra Whitlock – University of New Haven
OF – Brianna Scotto – Holy Family University
DP – Milan Botte – Molloy College
P – Laura McLaughlin – NYIT
P – Megan Cook – Merrimack College
P – Caitlyn Whiteside - Wilmington University
UTIL – Destini Bullock – Mercy College
UTIL (Pitcher) – Haley Currie – Merrimack College

2017 D2CCA Softball East Region Player of the Year:
Brenna Martini – Adelphi University