SUU’s Sarah Murphy Drafted Into the American Softball Association Pro League

first_img FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailCEDAR CITY, Utah-Late Wednesday night, Southern Utah University softball had one of its own drafted in the inaugural American Softball Association pro draft.Murphy, an outfielder out of Las Vegas, was the 46th selection overall, going to the E-1 Pro Ballers in the 12th round.The former Big Sky Conference newcomer of the year wrapped up her collegiate career after being a two-time all-conference selection for the Thunderbirds.She was SUU’s leader in batting average at .338, slugging percentage (.765), on-base percentage (.474), runs scored (27) and doubles (11) in her senior season.Also, in 2018, Murphy set a new single-season program record for slugging percentage by more than 15 points with .765.The ASBA is expected to have its initial season run from June 15-July 31 with all games being played at Mobile, Ala.The league will also have a fall tour and a winter season by year’s end. Tags: ASBA/E-1 Pro Ballers/Sarah Murphy/SUU Softball Written by Brad James June 7, 2018 /Sports News – Local SUU’s Sarah Murphy Drafted Into the American Softball Association Pro Leaguelast_img read more

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