The 2014 Academic All-Big 12 Softball Team features 47 student-athletes. Baylor paced the selections with nine members, all of which are first team honorees.
Among those nominated, three Bears posted 4.00 grade point averages - Whitney Canion, Robin Landrith and Elizabeth Paul. Texas Tech’s Samantha Camello and Taylor Powell were also nominated with 4.00 GPAs.
The first team is comprised of 35 honorees, while 12 student-athletes make up the second team.
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.