OCALA-- The College of Central Florida softball team picked up 11 Mid-Florida All-Conference selections as well as Pitcher of the Year at the conference meeting on Monday in Leesburg.
Lindsay Markham-Rosario led the Patriot honorees by being named the 2018 MFC Pitcher of the Year. Markham-Rosario leads the state and nation in total wins (26), while ranking No. 2 in the state for most strike outs (188) and Top 5 for lowest earned run average (1.01). The NJCAA and three-time FCSAA Pitcher of the Week is 26-3 on the year with two saves in 165.2 innings pitched.
CF led all schools with eight first team all-conference selections, which included offensive powerhouse Takiya London. London ranks No. 2 in the state, top 10 in the nation, in total home runs (18) and No. 2 in the state, top 20 in the nation, in RBI (65). In addition to London, CF MFC First Team All-Conference selections include: Morgan Cushman, Gretchen Ebert, Olivia Pope, Kayla Jensen, Anina Fernandez, Karli Woolington and Markham-Rosario.
CF will close out the regular season on Saturday when they host Indian River State College for a non-conference doubleheader at 1 and 3 p.m. Prior to the game at 12:30, CF will honor its six sophomores in a short ceremony.