UL Freshman DJ Sanders Named To USA Junior Women’s National Team
DJ Sanders, a freshman infielder for Louisiana's Ragin' Cajun softball team, has been selected to the 2015 USA Softball Junior Women's National Team.
A native of Columbus, Mississippi, Sanders was one of 17 players named to the team after a two-day selection camp in Irvine, Calif.
The USA Softball Junior Women's National Team will compete in the World Cup of Softball X in Southern California, June 29-July 5, as well as the International Softball Federation (ISF) Junior Women's World Championship, Aug. 9-15, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Sanders and the Ragin' Cajuns begin the 2015 season, Feb. 6-8, with the Louisiana Classic at Lamson Park. The Cajuns will take on North Carolina State at 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6 in their season opener.
The complete 2015 USA Softball Junior Women's National Teamis listed below:
2015 Junior Women's National Team
McKenna Arriola, Oregon State, IF/OF
Kelly Barnhill, Florida, P*
Nicole DeWitt, Florida, IF/OF
Rachel Garcia, UCLA, P*
Johanna Grauer, UCLA, P
Meghan Gregg, Tennessee, INF
Emily Griggs, LSU, OF
Paige Halstead, UCLA, C*
Jazmyn Jackson, California, IF/OF
Jenna Lilley, Oregon, INF
Madilyn Nickles, UCLA, INF*
Alyssa Palomino, Arizona, OF*
Jenavee Peres, San Diego State, C
Kobie Pettis, California, INF
Sydney Romero, Oklahoma, INF*
DJ Sanders, Louisiana, OF/IF
Allison Walljasper, LSU, P
Astin Donovan, South Florida, OF
Arden Pettit, Stanford, C
Chelsea Whitcomb, Virginia Tech, INF
Tairia Flowers, Head Coach (Cal State Northridge)
Trisha Ford, Assistant Coach (Fresno State)
Kristie Fox, Assistant Coach (UT Arlington)
Tim Walton, Assistant Coach (Florida)