Beatrice graduate Addison Barnard was one of 32 players selected to participate at the USA Softball U-18 Women's National Team selection trials, which will take place June 22-25 in Oklahoma City.
The players who make the team will compete for Team USA at the World Baseball-Softball Confederation U-18 World Cup on Aug. 28-Sept. 5 in Lima, Peru, and the Junior Pan American Games in Barranquilla, Columbia, in November.
Barnard just completed her freshman season at Wichita State. She was among the nation's leaders with a school-record 22 homers. She hit .323 and slugged .768 while driving in 61 RBIs.
Barnard is a finalist for NFCA freshman of the year. She was named American Athletic Conference rookie of the year.