Mountain West Announces Softball Player & Pitcher Of The Week - March 10, 2015
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – San Diego State State’s Kayla Jordan has been named Mountain West Softball Player of the Week, while the Aztecs’ Erica Romero earned the MW Pitcher of Week honors for games held March 4-8. It is the first career MW weekly accolade for Jordan and second for Romero.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK
KAYLA JORDAN, SAN DIEGO STATE
Senior, Outfielder, San Diego, California / Bonita Vista HS
- Went 12-for-20 (.600) with six doubles, six RBIs, four runs scored and two stolen bases guide San Diego State to a 4-1 record at last week’s Judi Garman Classic.
- Led the Aztecs in batting average (.600), at-bats (20), hits (12), doubles (6), RBIs (6, tied), total bases (18), slugging percentage (.900), on-base percentage (.600) and stolen bases (2), while posting a perfect fielding percentage in three chances
- Had a single and a run in San Diego State’s 4-2 win over Pacific on Friday.
- In a 7-2 win against Iowa on March 7, went 3-for-4 with four RBIs, two doubles and two runs scored.
- Was 3-for-4 with a double and a stolen base as San Diego State topped Long Beach State on Sunday.
- Finished the weekend with a 3-for-5 outing, including an RBI, two doubles and a stolen base in a 9-3 win over Cal State Fullerton.
PITCHER OF THE WEEK
ERICA ROMERO, SAN DIEGO STATE
Sophomore, RHP, Corona, California / Santiago HS
- Won four games for San Diego State at the Judi Garman Classic.
- Pitched 28 of the team’s 33 innings and posted a 2.00 ERA with 22 strikeouts and nine walks.
- Tossed a complete game against Pacific, a 6-2 win. Romero allowed two runs on eight hits (all singles) with five strikeouts.
- Allowed two runs on seven hits and one walk while striking out five in San Diego State’s 7-2 victory versus Iowa.
- Went the distance in the Aztecs’ victories over Long Beach State (6-2) and Cal State Fullerton (9-3).
- Against Long Beach State, allowed two runs on eight hits and struck out six batters.
- In the nightcap, a 9-3 win over Cal State Fullerton, scattered three runs (two earned) on eight hits and three walks in the complete-game effort. She struck out six batters.