Spring Grove grad Hayley Norton up for freshman honor


Spring Grove High School graduate Hayley Norton, a freshman at St. Francis University in Loretto, Pennsylvania, is one of 25 finalists for the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Division I Rookie of the Year award.

Norton leads the Red Flash with .339 batting average. She also has 14 homers and 54 RBIs, to go along with .708 slugging percentage and a .451 on-base percentage. She has helped St. Francis to a 31-22 overall record, including a 12-3 mark in the Northeast Conference.

Hayley Norton