LWSN highlights a local native that plays at the collegiate level every Monday. If you have a suggestion on a female athlete to highlight , send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. This week’s feature is on former Ballard softball star Alexis Smith.
Smith had a fantastic career at Ballard High under the tutorial of legendary head coach Alan Jones and is now shining at Campbellsville University.
The sophomore has started in all 48 games and is hitting .336 with 10 homeruns (tied for most on the team) and 51 RBIs (most on the team.
Smith has drawn a team high 20 walks, a stellar. 421 on-base-percentage, and has blasted nine doubles.
In the field, Smith has a .991 fielding-percentage, and has only made four errors
Campbellsville is currently 41-8 and is preparing for this week’s Mid-South Conference Tournament.
The Tigers are almost certainly a lock to play in the NAIA Tournament in mid May.