Sophie Fox Named All-Ohio

New Bremen junior starting pitcher Sophie Fox earned First-Team All-Northwest Ohio and First-Team All-Ohio Honors after her 2016 season.
Sports Editor


She was the New Bremen Cardinals’ workhorse all season long and the work has paid off.


Junior starting pitcher Sophie Fox was named First-Team All-Northwest Ohio and First-Team All-Ohio in softball by the Ohio Softball Coaches Association.


The announcement was made on Tuesday, but there was not been an official release of additional names by press time Wednesday morning.


Fox was one of a few non-seniors on the team that made as great, or if not greater impact on the squad than her senior teammates.


During the Cardinals’ 13-5 shared Midwest Athletic Conference title season, Fox pitched 112 innings, in 17 starts, accumulating a 12-5 record with one save, allowing 37 runs — 25 earned — on 80 hits, while walking four and striking out 139 batters.


Read the full story in Wednesday's print edition of The Evening Leader.