Byerley named conference coach of the year, McHellon player of the year

April 22, 2016

Jack Byerley

Northwest Florida State College softball coach Jack Byerley has been named the Panhandle Conference Coach of the Year, and Raider Savannah McHellon has been named Panhandle Conference Player of the Year.

Savannah McHellon

The awards announced by the Florida College System Activities Association come after the Raiders claimed the Panhandle Conference championship by going 14-2 in conference play en route to a 40-5 overall regular season record so far.

The Raiders -- who open play in the FCSAA tournament in Vero Beach on April 29 -- also placed a number of players on the all-conference team. Click here for all the details.