Allen Named NCCSIA Second-Team All-State

Allen Named NCCSIA Second-Team All-State

Mount Olive, N.C. - University of Mount Olive softball junior Kayla Allen was named second-team all-state by the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association, it was announced on Thursday.

Nominations were submitted by North Carolina sports information professionals and voted on by NCCSIA members. 

Allen finished the 2017 campaign with a .380 batting average, with 52 hits, 18 doubles, 21 runs, and 25 RBI. The Benson, North Carolina native led the Trojans in average, hits, and doubles in 42 games as UMO went 25-29 on the season. In three season at UMO, Allen has amassed 110 at-bats, 30 doubles, 57 runs, and 62 RBI.

Founded in 2002, the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) is comprised of sports information professionals from NCAA Division I, II, III, NAIA and independent institutions from the state of North Carolina. The purpose of the organization is to promote collegiate athletics at all schools. Membership is open to anyone affiliated with a college, university or conference located in North Carolina, and whose area of responsibility lies within sports information.

NCCSIA selects all-state teams in the University (Division I) and College (Division II, III, NAIA) divisions for men's and women's basketball, men's and women's soccer, volleyball, softball and baseball.