TOPEKA, Kan. – Washburn Lady Blues softball coach Lisa Carey has
> announced the addition of three high school student athletes who have
> signed National Letters of Intent to play at Washburn beginning next
> school year.
> “We’re excited about our early signees,” Carey said. “We will lose a
> very talented senior class following this season and we will need
> these players to come in and contribute right away.”
> Britny Cushing
> 5-5 • UT • Topeka, Kan. • Seaman High School
> Background: As a sophomore, she was a first-team All-Centennial League
> pick … finished among the city leaders in batting average and runs
> batted in … as a junior, she was an All-Centennial League first-team
> pick after helping the Vikings reach the 5A state tournament … ranked
> among the city leaders in batting average.
> Personal: Born Aug. 30, 1990 … daughter of Chris Cushing and Jill
> McMillan … anticipated major is athletic training.
> Marissa Martin
> 5-4 • OF • Kansas City, Mo. • Liberty High School
> Background: Winner of the coach’s award and outstanding hitter as a
> freshman … as a sophomore, she won the coach’s award … as a senior,
> she was named all-conference and all-district in the outfield … a
> three-time honoree in Who’s Who in American High School Students.
> Personal: Born June 26, 1989 … daughter of Jay and Lynn Martin …
> anticipated major is pre-med.
> Lindsey Moore
> 5-8 • Shortstop/Pitcher • Edmond, Okla. • Edmond Memorial High School
> Background: Has been a four-year varsity starters … named to
> all-Edmond team at second base as a junior and an all-city honorable
> mention pick … as a senior, she was named all-state utility and an
> all-Edmond first team selection at shortstop … a scholar athlete
> selection … earned first team all-Mid-State Conference honors as a
> senior as well as all-region honors.
> Personal: Born April 13, 1990 … daughter of Chris and Jenny Moore …
> undecided on major.