Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Savlo Named Softball Player of the Week

Western Carolina’s Kara Salvo has been named the Southern Conference and College Sport Madness Softball Player of the Week.

Salvo was selected by both organizations as Softball Player of the Week after hitting .632 in five games for the Catamounts last week. She recorded at least one hit in all five contests, posting four multi-hit performances. Salvo started with a 2-for-4 day against ETSU in the first game of a doubleheader on Wednesday and went 3-for-4 with two RBIs in the second game.

She added a hit in the opening game of a three game series against Appalachian State on Saturday before going 3-for-4 with a solo home run and notching three RBIs in a 5-0 Catamount win in game two. She concluded the weekend with three hits and another RBI in the final game of the series. Her week ended with 12 hits in 19 at-bats, with six RBIs and five runs scored.

Courtesy SoConSports.com & CollegeSportMadness.com