TOWSON, Md. – Susquehanna freshman softball player Jackie Gore has been named the Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week for the week ending March 20.
Gore started both games against Drew at first base last weekend and finished with a .750 batting average, two homeruns, eight RBI's, two walks, four runs scored and no strikeouts. She had a .833 on-base percentage and a 2.750 slugging percentage. She had one home run in each game with both coming as "walk-off" homeruns – the first won game one and the second ended the game via the mercy rule.
This season, Gore has started all 12 games and is batting .241 with a team-high four homeruns team-leading 15 RBI's seven hits, seven runs scored, one double, one triple, two walks and a .759 slugging percentage.
SU is 9-4 overall this season with a 2-0 mark in Landmark Conference action. The team travels to Dickinson on Thursday, March 24 for a doubleheader starting at 3:00 p.m.