The University of Arkansas softball team's Bri Ellis and Morgan Leinstock have been named to NFCA All-America teams, with Ellis on the Second Team and Leinstock on the Third Team, marking the first All-America honors for both players. Thirteen of the program's 14 All-Americans have been under the coaching of Courtney Deifel, including Ellis and Leinstock who transferred in this season. Ellis led in various statistical categories and became the first player in program history to win SEC Player of the Week in consecutive weeks. Leinstock excelled in the circle, finishing the season with impressive statistics during SEC play.

By the Numbers
  • Ellis: 14 home runs, 47 RBIs, .651 slugging percentage
  • Leinstock: 13-6 record, 2.14 ERA, 137 strikeouts
State of Play
  • Ellis and Leinstock recognized as NFCA All-Americans
  • Ellis: First base All-America Second Team choice
  • Leinstock: Pitcher All-America Third Team selection
Bottom Line

Bri Ellis and Morgan Leinstock receive NFCA All-America honors, showcasing their exceptional performances in the softball season and highlighting their impact on the University of Arkansas team.