Salvatore Named to Second Team All-League as Utility Player
Thursday, May 12, 2011
ELMHURST, Ill.-Centenary softball utility player Reggie Salvatore was recently tabbed as a Second Team All-Summit League selection, announced on Wednesday evening.

Salvatore, honored as a utility player, saw action at shortstop, second base, third base, outfield, pitcher and designated hitter this season.

The Shreveport native played in 37 games, hit .198 with 20 hits, four doubles and eight RBI. She finished the season 0-2 through 13.0 innings pitched.

Salvatore started all 24 Summit League contests and compiled four multi-games against UT-Arlington, Central Arkansas, LSU-Alexandria and Southern Utah.

Salvatore, a junior, was one of 12 selected to the Second Team, while 12 were also honored as First Team members. UMKC's Kaelene Curry was tabbed as the League's Player of the Year, while teammate Deanna Friese was named Pitcher of the Year.

IPFW's Ashleigh Bousquet was honored as Freshman of the Year, while UMKC head coach Meredith Smith was named Coach of the Year.

First Team
Ashleigh Bousquet, IPFW, 3B, Fr.
Kaelene Curry, UMKC, SS, Jr.
Marissa Everitt, Oakland, UTL, Sr.
Kelly Fischer, UMKC, 2B, Jr.
Deanna Friese, UMKC, P, So.
Jamie Goss, Western Illinois, 1B, Jr.
Shelby Gott, Oakland, OF, Fr.
Whitney Johnson, North Dakota State, P, So.
Nikki Marinec, Western Illinois, C, Sr.
Taylor Mortensen, North Dakota State, OF, Jr.
Erin Schlotfeldt, Western Illinois, DP, Sr.
Anna Sokolik, UMKC, OF, Jr.

Second Team
Colleen Biebel, Western Illinois, OF, Sr.
Heather Black, Southern Utah, P, Jr.
Courtney Cronin, IPFW, P, Jr.
Erin Galloway, Oakland, 2B, So.
Erika Polidori, Oakland, C, Fr.
Jenavieve Purcell, Southern Utah, OF, Sr.
Nicole Rivera, North Dakota State, SS, Sr.
Regina Salvatore, Centenary, UTL, Jr.
Rachel Staschuk, IPFW, 1B, Sr.
Sarah Swanson, IPFW, OF, Sr.
Katie Tamayo, North Dakota State, DP, Jr.
Megan Ussary, UMKC, 3B, Jr.

Player of the Year
Kaelene Curry, UMKC

Pitcher of the Year
Deanna Friese, UMKC

Freshman of the Year
Ashleigh Bousquet, IPFW

Coach of the Year
Meredith Smith, UMKC