Fifty-six Big 12 softball student-athletes are featured on the 2017 Academic All-Big 12 Team.
Oklahoma State paced all teams with 12 total selections and led with 11 first team honorees.
The first team is comprised of 44 members with 12 earning second team recognition.
Among those nominated, five represent with 4.00 grade point averages - Lea Wodach (Oklahoma), Vanessa Shippy (Oklahoma State), Randel Leahy and Erica Wright (Texas), and Kiani Ramsey (Texas Tech).
First team members consist of those who have maintained a 3.20 or better GPA while the second team selections hold a 3.00 to 3.19 GPA.
To qualify, student-athletes must maintain a 3.00 GPA or higher either cumulative or the two previous semesters and must have participated in 60 percent of their team's scheduled contests. Freshmen and transfers are not eligible in their first year of academic residence. Senior student-athletes who have participated for a minimum of two years and meet all the criteria except percent of participation are also eligible.