Finlandia University softball coach Brittany Williams has announced that Hunter Hoogewind has committed to continue her education and softball career at Finlandia University starting in the 2014-2015 season.Hoogewind is a middle infielder from Grand Rapids, MI where she recently graduated from Northview High School. In 2013, Hunter helped lead her team to a conference championship, sectional championship, and a third place finish in their region. In that same season, she was named 1st Team All-Conference, 1st Team All-Region, 1st Team All-County, 2nd Team All-Area, and Honorable Mention All-State.Hunter received the Kelly Drake scholarship, which recognizes young women who exemplifies a positive attitude."We are excited to welcome Hunter to our program," said Coach Williams. "She has a great work ethic and passion for the game of softball. She will provide us with a lot of energy, sound mechanics in the middle infield, and a solid bat. We look forward to seeing big things from Hunter next year," added Williams.