McKenna Rowlands Named NEFL Player of the Month for January

BYJess Caron

Celebrating the prowess of McKenna Rowlands (2025) from Team Pennsylvania Hall, the Northeast Fastpitch League (NEFL) is delighted to name her the Player of the Month for her outstanding performance in the month of January.  McKenna, a skilled infielder at second and third bases, has showcased exceptional abilities that have significantly contributed to her team’s success. This month, Rowlands boasts an impressive .706 batting average along with a stellar .737 on-base percentage. Her impact on the field includes 9 RBIs, featuring 8 singles, 3 doubles, and a powerful home run.


McKenna’s journey in softball commenced at the young age of 6, and her love for the game has only deepened over the years. From starting as a pitcher and infielder, she now focuses on excelling in the infield at third and second bases, with occasional appearances in the outfield. McKenna treasures the strong bonds with her teammates, considering them her best friends. Her passion for the game is evident in her commitment to continuous learning and growth within the sport.


A standout memory for McKenna is participating in the state playoffs with her varsity high school team, a moment that stands out among her favorite softball experiences.


Jocelyn Alo stands as McKenna’s favorite softball player, serving as a source of inspiration for her dedication to the game.


Outside of softball, McKenna enjoys working out, traveling, and spending quality time with her teammates, friends, and family.


Looking ahead, McKenna has ambitious goals both on and off the field. Academically, she plans to major in biology in college and subsequently attend PA school to pursue her dream of becoming a Physician Assistant. She aspires to continue playing softball at the collegiate level while excelling in her academic pursuits.


McKenna Rowlands’ dedication, skill, and passion for the game make her a deserving recipient of the Player of the Month honor. She continues to inspire with her contributions both on and off the field, leaving an unforgettable mark on the sport of softball.

Share this page: