Nashville --- Softball’s Bridget Metzger was named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District Team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America.
Bridget Metzger, a junior infielder from Rochelle, Ill., holds a 3.86 GPA in dental hygiene. She is second on the team with a .286 batting average while leading the Tigers with 14 doubles. Metzger recorded 44 hits and drove in 18 during the 2009 season.
A total of six Ohio Valley Conference Student-Athletes garnered ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District honors.
In addition to Tennessee State’s Bridget Metzger, Morehead State’s Bianca Cardenas, Tennessee Tech’s Lacie Coquerille, and UT Martin’s Laura Roberts were all named to the District IV second team while SIU Edwardsville’s Courtney Mall earned District V first team honors while the Cougars’ Lauren Zembruski was named to the second team.