Softball's Jazmine Valle Named Marshall Student Athlete of the Week


Jazmine Valle

Jazmine Valle

April 20, 2010

Jazmine Valle has been named the Marshall Student Athlete of the Week. Valle was selected Conference USA's Hitter of the Week after hitting .500 (8-for-16) to go along with a .619 on-base percentage, a 1.000 slugging percentage and nine RBI's.

Valle hit safely in five of Marshall's six wins in non-conference play. The Lake Elsinore, Calif., native hit her sixth homer of the year against Ohio on Tuesday and then her seventh long ball against Dayton Apr. 18.

The slugger posted her best performances of the week in a doubleheader against Wright State, combining to go 5-for-6 with two doubles and five RBI.