Junior pitcher Madison Roukey recently decided to continue her academic and softball careers at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania.
Roukey finished 11-2 last year and was named the Suburban League National Conference Pitcher of the Year. She also earned second-team Division I All-Northeast Ohio District honors.
Roukey finished with 122 strikeouts and 19 walks in 82 2/3 innings last spring. She had nine shutouts, which included four one-hit shutouts. Roukey struck out a career-high 19 batters against Cuyahoga Falls.
At the plate, Roukey batted .448 with 39 hits, nine doubles, 24 runs scored and 21 RBIs.
The Explorers finished 20-4 and reached a Division I district title game last spring. Hudson also shared the National Conference championship with Wadsworth and Brecksville-Broadview Heights.