Recent graduate Jessica Mott and rising junior Sophia Roncone from the Holy Cross softball team have been named to the 2024 College Sports Communicators Academic All-District® Team for their outstanding academic and on-field performances.

By the Numbers
  • Mott, a computer science major, maintained a 3.66 GPA and received All-District honors for the second consecutive year.
  • In 2024, Mott played in all 49 games in the outfield, hitting .273 with three home runs, 13 RBI, nine doubles, and excelling in walks (17) and stolen bases (9).
  • Roncone, an undeclared major, boasted a 3.55 GPA, with stellar pitching stats including a 3.62 ERA, 120 strikeouts in 160.1 innings, and multiple saves, complete games, and shutouts.
State of Play
  • Both players showcased exceptional academic and athletic prowess, contributing significantly to the Holy Cross softball team's success.
  • The Academic All-District® recognition highlights their dedication to excellence both on the field and in the classroom.
What's Next

Continued success is expected from Jessica Mott and Sophia Roncone as they advance in their academic and athletic careers, setting a high benchmark for future student-athletes.

Bottom Line

Jessica Mott and Sophia Roncone's selection to the Academic All-District® Team underscores their exceptional ability to balance academic achievements with athletic success, serving as role models for aspiring student-athletes.