Ford Earns Mines Student-Athlete Of The Week Distinction
GOLDEN – In leading the No. 12 Colorado
School of Mines softball team to a 3-1 record over the weekend,
sophomore designated player Cassie
Ford has been named the Mines Student-Athlete of
the Week for March 18, athletic department officials announced
Ford terrorized opponent pitching all weekend to the tune of a .750 batting average with three home runs, two doubles, 10 RBI and six runs scored. She slugged 1.667 over the four-game stretch while also posting an on-base percentage of .800 for a 2.467 OPS.
She opened the weekend with a 2-for-2 effort with a home run, three RBI and two runs scored in Mines’ 11-5 win over Regis on Saturday before marking her signature game of the weekend with a 4-for-5 effort with two home runs, four RBI and three runs scored in the Orediggers’ 13-10 win over Metro State later that same day.
She also finished 3-for-3 with three RBI and a run scored in Mines’ 9-0, five-inning win over the Roadrunners on Sunday.
She currently leads the team in batting average (.429) and on-base percentage (.486) while also leading the team in doubles with nine. She is currently second on the team in homers (five) and RBI (24) as well.
||Softball||3-1||.667 BA, 8 RBI, 6 Runs, 1
Home Run, 2 Doubles, 2.233 OPS
||Softball||3-1||.455 BA, 1 RBI, 3 Runs, 1.000
||Softball||3-1||.417 BA, 6 Runs, 2 RBI, 1
Home Run, 1 Triple, 1.396 OPS
||Softball||3-1||2-0, 1.70 ERA, 12.1 IP, 14
K's, 2 CG
||Baseball||1-4||1-0, 2.77 ERA, 13 IP, 13 K's|
|Kyle Wallace||Baseball||1-4||.467 BA, 4 Runs, 2 RBI, 1.089 OPS|
||Baseball||1-4||.375 BA, 1 Home Run, 4 Runs, 2 RBI|
||Baseball||1-4||.400 BA, 5 RBI, 2 Runs|
|Evan Brown||Baseball||1-4||.250 BA, .600 OB%, 6 HBP's|
||MOTF||No Team Scores||1st Place (400)|
||WOTF||No Team Scores||2nd Place, Personal Record (Triple Jump), 12th (100 Hurdles)|
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