UNCW’s Santiago slugs her way to CAA softball Rookie of the Week

RICHMOND, VA (WWAY)–UNCW softball freshman Jada Santiago sparked the Seahawks to a 4-1 record over the week. She hit two home runs and drove in six while going (8-16) at the dish. Santiago’s strong week earned her the Colonial Athletic Associations softball Rookie of the Week award.

Santiago is the only Seahawk player to start in all 33 games for head coach Kristi Norton. She is batting .320 on the year with 5 HR and 14 RBI’s.

UNCW will play one midweek game on Wednesday at North Carolina State. The Seahawks will then hit the road in conference play at Elon for a three game series.



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