ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College athletic department is counting down the top 10 moments of the 2017-18 season. The list is comprised of individual and team highlights from the field of play.
The Nighthawks athletic department has chosen the preseason All-America selection of Chantal Gruber and Chyann Hooker as our number 10 moment. Gruber and Hooker are the first NOVA student-athletes to be named All-American.
Gruber batted .532 in her NOVA career and knocked in 23 runs, while also picking up 13 extra base knocks. Hooker, meanwhile, was 37-of-64 from the dish in her career with 12 extra base hits, 24 RBIs and she fanned just one time in two seasons.
The duo had a combined 26 base hits in 2018 with eight doubles, two triples and a home run.