Haff Named Preseason All-SEC

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Sophomore Mary Haff was named Preseason All-SEC Wednesday morning, as announced by the league office as part of its 12th annual Preseason All-Conference list. Haff joins 14 other conference players on the list, and is one of just three sophomores to earn the honor.

The Winter Haven, Fla. native posted a 29-7 record on a 1.51 ERA last season as a freshman. She was named to the All-SEC Second Team and All-SEC freshman team following last season; in addition to being named a Schutt Sports/NFCA Division I National Freshman of the Year Top-Three Finalist.

The Preseason All-SEC Softball Team is voted on by the league’s head coaches and consists of a minimum of 14 players. Each SEC head coach voted for five infielders, four outfielders, three pitchers, one catcher and one designated player/utility. No ties were broken.

The Razorbacks are set to begin the 2019 campaign in Lake Charles, La. Friday Feb. 8 against Campbell and McNeese State. Arkansas will return to Bogle Park Thursday Feb. 21 against Southeast Missouri State.

2019 Preseason All-SEC Softball Team

Name, School Position Cl. Hometown
Alyssa DiCarlo, Georgia IF Sr. Glendale, Ariz.
Katie Reed, Kentucky IF Sr. St. Louis, Mo.
Amanda Sanchez, LSU IF Sr. West Covina, Calif.
Mackenzie Boesel, South Carolina IF Jr. Yorba Linda, Calif.
Aubrey Leach, Tennessee IF Sr. The Woodlands, Texas
Kaylee Tow, Alabama OF So. Madisonville, Ky.
Amanda Lorenz, Florida OF Sr. Moorpark, Calif.
Aliyah Andrews, LSU OF Jr. Oldsmar, Fla.
Kylan Becker, Ole Miss OF Sr. Miami, Fla.
Mary Haff, Arkansas P So. Winter Haven, Fla.
Makayla Martin, Auburn P Sr. San Diego, Calif.
Kelly Barnhill, Florida P Sr. Marietta, Ga.
Mia Davidson, Mississippi State C So. Hillsborough, N.C.
Bailey Hemphill, Alabama DP/UT Jr. Lafayette, La.