Vallie Gaspard and Christi Orgeron picked up first team honors while Donna Bourgeois was selected to the second team.
Gaspard leads all Cajuns with a .421 batting average and team-high 72 hits. Her average currently ranks 21st in the NCAA. Last week, Gaspard was tabbed First Team All-Sun Belt. It is her first career NFCA All-Region selection.
Orgeron is tied for first on the squad with 15 home runs. She also has a team-best 16 doubles and 56 RBI. She also earned Second Team All-Sun Belt honors this season. It is her first career NFCA All-Region selection.
For the second straight season, Bourgeois picks up All-Region honors. Last season she was tabbed to the first team. As a second team selection this season, Bourgeois sports a 1.84 ERA and a record of 22-9. At the Sun Belt Conference Championship, she was named First Team All-Sun Belt and picked up Co-Most Outstanding Player honors after throwing 14.0 inning of scoreless softball, including a 12-strikeout, no-hitter against FAU.
The all-region teams were chosen by NFCA member coaches from each region, and all the honorees will now be eligible for selection to the Louisville Slugger/NFCA All-America first, second or third teams. In addition, conference pitchers and players of the year not selected to the regional teams were added for All-America consideration.
The NFCA Division I All-American teams will be announced at 4 p.m. CDT on Wednesday, June 2.
The entire 2010 NFCA Division I All-Region teams are available at the below link:
The Cajuns will start regional play today against Texas A&M in Baton Rouge, La. at 3:30 p.m. CT.