Georgia State’s Catherine Lee earns second Rookie of the Week award
Eastside alum excelling in her first season
ATLANTA — Georgia State’s Catherine Lee was named Colonial Athletic Association softball Rookie of the Week, the league office announced.
The freshman catcher from Covington earns the Rookie of the Week honor for the second time this season.
Lee batted .500 ( 9for- 18) with two home runs, eight RBI and five runs scored in five games last week, including three Georgia State ( 25- 8 overall, 4- 2 CAA) victories. She belted her 10th and 11th homers of the season to move within one of the Panthers’ season record. She is also nearing the school record for RBI in a season.
Lee, who attended Eastside High School, leads the CAA in RBI ( 46) and runs scored ( 38) while ranking second in homers. She is batting .407 with a team- leading .778 slugging percentage.