Crimson Wave Athletics
Calumet College of St. Joseph
2400 New York Ave. Whiting, IN 46394
The Crimson Wave won four straight games on Friday as they beat Southwestern University 7-3 and 9-1. A few hours later the Crimson Wave swept Trinity University 12-1 and 7-4.
The Crimson Wave would hit four homeruns against Southwestern. Sara Simchak would lead the way at the plate going 3-6. Alyssa Sansone took the win in game one and Kali Weyer took the win in game two.
Against Trinity University Tiffany Galindo would go 5-8 with four runs and teammate Sadie Conner went 4-6 with four runs scored. Sansone would again take the win in game one with Weyer taking the game two win.
The Crimson Wave would fall in back to back games against Texas Lutheran University on Saturday 6-2 and 3-0.
The Crimson Wave will be back in action on March 12th when they host Bethel College at 3:00 pm.
Spirek hit safely in 11 of the team's 12 games during the week to lead the Crimson Wave to a 7-5 mark. Her .432 batting average came courtesy of 16 hits in 37 at bats. She also registered a .703 slugging percentage with half of her hits going for extra bases (seven doubles, one home run).
A shortstop, Spirek produced five multi-hit games, three of which came in her final four contests to close out the week. She also collected at least one run batted in in nine of the 12 games, including a four-RBI game against Trinity University on Friday.
This is the first CCAC Player of the Week Honor for the 2015 campaign.