COLORADO SPRINGS, Co. - Region XIX placed seven players on the NJCAA Divsion III All-American team, released Wednesday by the national office.
Region XIX champion Brookdale had four players earn All-American status; pitcher Samantha Hosey (1st team), outfielder Cassidy Brzozowski (1st team), designated player Krystal Pearson (1st team) and catcher Stephanie Grainger (2nd team). Runner-up Gloucester County College placed two players on the Second Team; outfielder Taylor Rizzotte and designated player Melissa Mackey, along with Middlesex utilty player Elizabeth Gratta.
Rock Valley Community College captured the 2014 national champioship, downing 2013 champion Herkimer in the title game. Brookdale finished 3rd in the nation.