Senior Rachel Bobo and sophomore Bailey Hemphill were named to the 2018 Academic All-District softball team by the Collegiate Sports Information Directors of America, making 45 all-time total honorees for Alabama.
They now advance to the national ballot for Academic All-America voting, which will be announced June 7.
Bobo has a 3.76 GPA as a chemical engineering major. She is a two-time President’s List and three-time Dean’s List award recipient. Over her four years in Tuscaloosa, she has appeared in more than 80 percent of Alabama’s games, helping guide the Tide to four NCAA Tournament appearances, three NCAA Super Regional rounds and a pair of Women’s College World series berths.
Hemphill is a human development major with a 4.0 GPA and a three-time President’s list honoree. She has started in 107 of the 115 games played over her Crimson Tide career, leading the team in RBIs and walks both seasons. This year, she earned First Team All-SEC accolades.