Please welcome Erika Leonard and Rachel Carlson from University of Maine Softball. Both are exceptional student-athletes. During this show, we will learn what their lives are like being student-athletes with juggling academics, athletics, community service and more. Both Erika and Rachel were part of the University of Maine Softball team that won the 2016 America East Championship.
Rachel is the daughter of Dianne and Mark Carlson and is majoring in Kinesiology & Physical Education - Exercise Science.
Erika was an Elite 17 winner which is the highest GPA of all players in America East softball. Erika is the daughter of Kimberly and Scott, has one brother and is a nursing major.
Both have been NFCA Academic All-Americans.
The Black Bears are coached by Head Coach - Mike Coutts, Assistant Coach - Jordan Fitzpatrick and Pitching Coach - Lynn Coutts.
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