SALISBURY, Md. – Salisbury University softball senior outfielder Caitlin Lake earned recognition from HERO as the D3 Softball HERO of the Week. Lake garnered almost 50% of the votes this week to earn the award.
Lake turned in an impressive weekend against the University of Washington helping the Sea Gulls to a 13-3 win in game one and earning a series split with the Eagles. She went 4-for-5 with a triple, three RBI, and three runs scored.
Lake has posted an impressive season thus far tallying three triples, a team-high three home runs, and is second highest on the team in RBI with 20. She has a batting average of .406, an on base percentage of .462, and a slugging percentage of .710.
Salisbury returns to action on Saturday, April 1, when it hosts Capital Athletic Conference opponent Southern Virginia University. First pitch of the doubleheader is scheduled for 1 p.m.