April 19, 2006
Three pick up All-SAC Softball honorROCK HILL, SC -- Catawba College placed three players on the 2006 South Atlantic Conference softball all-conference team announced on Wednesday by the league office. Sophomore’s Jacqueline White (Mt. Ulla, NC) and Hillary Hampton (Salisbury, NC) along with senior Ashlee Rhoades (China Grove, NC) were named as second team performers.
Hampton, joined the team in March after playing basketball for the Lady Indians and led the team in batting with a .382 average. She hit seven homeruns in 89 at bats, while picking up 21 RBI and scoring 18 runs. Against SAC opponents, Hampton batted .410 with a dozen RBI.
Rhoades hit a career-best .282 during the regular season and swiped a team-leading bases. She also hit a pair of homers and collected 13 RBI. She ranks third all-time at Catawba in runs scored with 74, adding 29 this season.
White has a .293 average this season with six homeruns and 23 RBI. She has hit a team-leading 11 doubles and set a record in the final regular season game with three in one contest. White hit half of her homers against SAC teams with a .318 average.
2006 SOUTH ATLANTIC CONFERENCE SOFTBALL
ALL-CONFERENCE TEAMS AND AWARD WINNERS
C – Mandi Chester, Wingate
P – Casey Hanes, Lenoir-Rhyne
P – Megan Elliott, Carson-Newman
1B – Lisa Rogers, Carson-Newman
1B – Sarah Carleton, Wingate
2B – Megan McPhail, Wingate
SS – Grace Cunningham, Wingate
3B – Hallie Pettigrew, Wingate
OF – Taylor Queen, Lenoir-Rhyne
OF – Kimee Lewis, Wingate
OF – Joy Henry, Wingate
UTIL – Ashley Ford, Presbyterian
C – Kim Thorne, Carson-Newman
P – Ashley Green, Wingate
P – Meredith O’Connor, Lenoir-Rhyne
1B – Jacqueline White, CATAWBA
2B – Whitney Hickam, Carson-Newman
2B – Hillary Hampton, CATAWBA
SS – Rachel Bailey, Presbyterian
SS – Nicole Ringwall, Tusculum
3B – Amber Palmer, Carson-Newman
OF – Kellyn Henderson, Presbyterian
OF – Ashlee Rhoades, CATAWBA
OF – Jessica Jackson, Newberry
UTIL – Angela Beard, Lenoir-Rhyne
COACH OF THE YEAR – Shena Hollar, Lenoir-Rhyne
FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR – Hallie Pettigrew, Wingate
PITCHER OF THE YEAR – Casey Hanes, Lenoir-Rhyne
PLAYER OF THE YEAR – Lisa Rogers, Carson-Newman
SCHOLAR-ATHLETE – Mandi Chester, Wingate
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Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 1)
Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 2) W-2nd;M-4th
Track/Field @ JDL College Kickoff Classic
Basketball (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 43-60
Basketball (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 58-103
Basketball (W) vs. TUSCULUM 70-58
Basketball (M) vs. TUSCULUM 73-87
Basketball (W) vs. JC SMITH 51-52
Basketball (M) vs. ST. AUGUSTINE'S 76-73
Basketball (W) vs. ANDERSON 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. ANDERSON 4 p.m.
Swimming vs. QUEENS noon
Basketball (M) vs. WINGATE 11 a.m.
Basketball (W) vs. WINGATE 2 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Virginia Union 2 p.m.
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