NWC Softball Position - Apr. 3-9, 2017

NWC Softball Position - Apr. 3-9, 2017

Softball Position Student-Athlete of the Week – April 3-9, 2017

 

MELANIE OORD, Linfield

Junior, Outfield, Kennewick, Wash. / Kamiakin HS

 

Oord earned a hit in all six games for the Wildcats, headlined by two grand slam home runs in a 15-2 win over Puget Sound. She added 13 RBIs, hit .545 (12-22) with an on base percentage of .600, slugged 1.000 with 22 total bases, and scored seven runs.  She was 3-8 with a run and an RBI in a twinbill sweep at Willamette on Tuesday, then torched Puget Sound in a four-game sweep.  She was 4-4 with a double, triple, three runs and three RBIs in the first game, 1-3 with a run in the second, 2-4 with her two grand slams and eight RBIs in the third, and went 2-3 with a double and an RBI in the finale.

 

Honorable Mention:

Alyssa Gonzalez, George Fox (So, C, Livermore, Calif.)

Tiana Rosario, Lewis & Clark (Sr, IF, Ewa Beach, Hawaii)

Shannon Wessel, Whitworth (Sr, OF, Reno, Nev.)

Jaci Young, Puget Sound (Sr, OF, Aiea, Hawaii)

Jocelyn Glasgo, Willamette (Fr, DP, Rochester, Wash.)

 

Previous Honorees:

Alex Parker, GF (2/6); Kinsey McNaught, Whw (2/13); Cheyenne Fletcher, Lin (2/20); Cheyenne Fletcher, Lin (2/27); Jessica Gott, PS (3/6); Cheyenne Fletcher, Lin (3/13); Annie Veatch, GF (3/20); Mallory Asaro, Wil (3/27); Tessa Matthews, Whw (4/3)