North Idaho College signed three outstanding softball players from University High School in Spokane recently. Karly Schuh, Brittany Hecker and Ryelynn Mendoza will all play for the Cardinals.
“We are excited about continuing our long tradition of excellence with University High School players in our program. Brittany will contribute in the circle next year, Mendoza brings speed to our line-up and Karly is a proficient infielder that has exceptional arm strength,” said Don Don Williams, NIC head softball coach.
Hecker, a pitcher, was the team’s 2012 Most Valuable Player as well as being named to the Greater Spokane League first team two years in a row.
Mendoza, an outfielder, was named to the Greater Spokane League first team in 2012.
Schuh, a shortstop, was a four-year starter for University High School as well as being a four-year Honor Roll student.
Pictured are, from left, front row: Karly Schuh, Brittany Hecker, and Ryelynn Mendoza. Back row: Jon Schuh, Buzz Hecker, and Hector and Connie Mendoza