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UMBC Softball’s Denischuk Invited to Try Out for Team Canada
Melanie Denischuk was invited to try out for Team Canada.
Baltimore-UMBC senior first baseman Melanie Denischuk has been invited to the Canadian Senior Women’s National Team Selection Camp in
Three teams will be named from the selection camp, and players may be asked to participate on more than one. The National Team will represent
All three rosters will be announced in part or in their entirety on or before Feb. 9, 2007.
“I’m very proud of Mel,” UMBC head coach Joe French said. “This is a great accomplishment for her and for this program. She deserves it.”
Denischuk, a native of
Along with her monster numbers came a long line of accolades, including NFCA Mid-Atlantic All-Region First Team, America East Conference Player of the Year and UMBC’s Outstanding Female Athlete of the Year. She received five conference Player of the Week nods and was selected as a top-25 finalist for the USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year award.