McDowell shortstop Ashley Samluk has developed a knack for producing runs. The senior is hitting .315 this season and is tied for the team lead in RBIs with 13 for the Trojans.
McDowell was struggling on offense against Corry last week, but Samluk kept the Trojans in the game by blasting a two-run home run. Samluk has a .519 slugging percentage this season and two stolen bases. The speedster has three triples and is a threat at the plate and on base for the Trojans.
Samluk will play softball in the PSAC next season with Slippery Rock University.
Who is the Breakout Softball Player of the Week?
- Ashley Samluk, McDowell (21%, 258 Votes)
- Annie Hecht, North East (15%, 180 Votes)
- Erica Suprynowicz, General McLane (8%, 97 Votes)
- Jaricka Simmerman, Maplewood (8%, 94 Votes)
- Alexa Bupp, Warren (7%, 87 Votes)
- Kristina Szczesny, Central Tech (6%, 78 Votes)
- Gabby Kennelley, Fort LeBoeuf (5%, 66 Votes)
- Shelby Proctor, Cochranton (4%, 54 Votes)
- Raven Rozantz, Fairview (4%, 49 Votes)
- Sarah Lindvay, Iroquois (4%, 46 Votes)
- Shelby Latshaw, Rocky Grove (3%, 32 Votes)
- Emily Zaczkiewicz, Corry (2%, 29 Votes)
- Amber Fox, Youngsville (2%, 24 Votes)
- McKenzie Popatak, Sharpsville (1%, 16 Votes)
- Shana Grosch, Titusville (1%, 16 Votes)
- Katie Kirik, Union City (1%, 15 Votes)
- Erica Biby, Seneca (1%, 12 Votes)
- Analise Whenry, Mercer (1%, 11 Votes)
- Randalyn Miller, Franklin (1%, 9 Votes)
- Megan Chess, Hickory (1%, 8 Votes)
- Paige Baker, Reynolds (1%, 8 Votes)
- Sahara Blair, Linesville (1%, 7 Votes)
- Diana Revale, Sharon (1%, 7 Votes)
- Jordyn Allen, West Middlesex (1%, 6 Votes)
Total Voters: 1,209