The George Washington University softball program has added Holly Farris to its coaching staff for the 2012 season. Farris will serve as an assistant coach under second-year head coach Stacey Schramm.
Farris comes to GW after a four-year collegiate career as a right fielder with Texas A&M's softball program from 2005-09. During her senior season with the Aggies, Farris was named to the Louisville Slugger/National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Division I All-Central Region Team and was awarded Player of the Week accolades by USA Softball and Louisville Slugger/NFCA.
In 2008, Farris led the Aggies to their first Women's College World Series appearance since 1987. That same year, she was named a Verizon Scholar-Athlete and landed spots on the Big 12 Conference's All-Conference, All-Tournament and All-Academic First Teams.
Farris still remains part of the Texas A&M record book as she ranks seventh on the all-time home runs list with 24 during her career.
For the past year, Farris has served as a graduate assistant in Texas A&M's Division of Sport Management. She is currently working toward her master's degree in sport management.
Softball Drops Series Opener on Saturday
WASHINGTON - The George Washington softball squad dropped the series opener to A-10 foe Rhode Island on a rainy Saturday afternoon at the GW Softball Field...
Softball Drops Series Finale at SJU
PHILADELPHIA - The George Washington softball squad dropped the final game of a three-game A-10 set at Saint Joseph's on Sunday afternoon, 8-3.
Softball Takes Two at SJU
PHILADELPHIA - The George Washington softball team took the first two games of a three-game series at Atlantic 10 foe Saint Joseph's on Saturday afternoon....
Softball Falls at Virginia on Wednesday
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - The George Washington softball team fell at Virginia in the final non-conference game of the season, 8-0, on Wednesday evening.
Softball Visits Saint Joseph's for Weekend Series
WASHINGTON - The George Washington softball squad heads to Atlantic 10 foe Saint Joseph's over the weekend for its final road trip of the regular season.
Softball Hosts URI in Final Homestand
WASHINGTON - The George Washington softball team wraps the regular season with a three-game series against Atlantic 10 foe Rhode Island at the GW Softball...
Softball Visits Virginia on Wednesday
WASHINGTON -The George Washington softball team will play its final non-conference game of the season on Wednesday in a single game at Virginia beginning at ...
Cone Named NFCA Freshman of the Year Finalist
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - George Washington softball's Jenna Cone has been named a finalist for the 2017 Schutt Sports/NFCA Division I National Freshman of the Year ...