FARMINGTON – Former Aztec softball player Kylie Brown was named Yavapai College’s student-athlete of the year for the 2018-2019 campaign.
Brown, who just completed her sophomore season with the Roughriders, hit .459 with 18 home runs and 69 RBIs during the 2019 National Junior College Athletic Association Region I softball tournament.
Brown received All-Arizona Community College Athletic Conference first team honors, National Fastpitch Coaches Association West Region first team honors, NFCA second team All-American, Fastpitch Nation second team All-American and NJCAA Division I second-team All-American honors. She was also named to the All-NJCAA Region I Division I Team.
Brown, who won a state title at Aztec in 2017, will transfer to NCAA Division II University of Texas at Tyler for the next stage of her softball career.
Note: This story was modified on July 20, 2019 to correct the spelling of Yavapai College.