UW-River Falls' player gets WIAC player of the year award
Emily Howlett of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls is the WIAC softball position player of the year.
Ronessa Stampfli of UW-Oshkosh and Jessica Stang of UW-Whitewater are the co-pitchers of the year. They're also among 20 players named to the all-conference team.
Also, UW-Whitewater's Brenda Volk is the coach of the year, leading the conference champion Warhawks to the NCAA Division 3 tournament.