Pinon Named All-American
On Thursday, Estela Pinon was named to the First Team NJCAA All-American Team. Pinon was named to the Second Team in 2011. The Tucson native hit .367 on the year and led the team with 56 RBI’s. From the pitching circle, whe was 20-3 and was 7th nationally in strikeouts with 256.
From the conference, Jessie Loiacano from Central Arizona College was named to the first team and Amanda Martinez from Eastern Arizona College earned third team honors. On the Division II side, Desirea Gil from Phoenix College and Alyssa Rojas from South Mountain Community College were voted onto the first team and Krystal Garcia and Gina Van Arsdal both from Phoenix College were named to the third team.