SPOKANE, Wash. – Michelle Silva of softball and Hugh Smith of baseball have been selected as the Whitworth / Subway student-athletes of the month for their performances in March.
Silva (Jr. – Aloha, Ore.) got on base in nearly half of her at bats in March with an OBP of .492 during the month. She slugged .879 with 4 home runs and 9 doubles to lead the Bucs to a 14-8 record during the month.
Smith (Jr. – Sammamish, Wash.) finished the month with a 1.25 ERA over his 5 appearances and struck out 9.25 batters per 9 innings. He walked just 12 batters and allowed only 21 hits in the 36 innings he pitched.
The other Pirates selected as student-athletes of the month in their sports are:
Women's Track & Field: Isabel Clark
Men's Track & Field: John-Robert Woolley
Women's Golf: Katie Ochoa
Men's Golf: Elijah Pittser
Women's Tennis: Jennifer Adams
Men's Tennis: Kincaid Norris