Recently, The UL-Lafayette Athletics Department hosted their annual Welcome Back Convocation Awards and former St. Amant softball player Kara Gremillion (pictured above) won the Charles Tillman Rookie of the Year Award.

Recently, The UL-Lafayette Athletics Department hosted their annual Welcome Back Convocation Awards and former St. Amant softball player Kara Gremillion (pictured above) won the Charles Tillman Rookie of the Year Award.

Gremillion started for the Ragin’ Cajuns as a true freshman. She hit .331 with one home run and 20 RBIs as UL-Lafayette finished with an overall record of 46-9.

Another Ascension product was honored at the event. Former Dutchtown player Aleah Craighton earned the Spirit Award.

Craighton piled up 56 RBIs and 18 home runs this past season as a redshirt sophomore. Craighton is a two-year starter.