CCU’s Hayden, Quolas take Big South softball awards

Coastal Carolina ’s Kory Hayden has been named the Big South Conference Choice Hotels Softball Player of the Week, while fellow teammate Kiana Quolas was selected as The Crons Brand Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 13-19.

Hayden recorded a .429 batting average with a .500 on-base percentage, three home runs and six RBI to help Coastal Carolina to a 3-2 record at the Florida State Tournament. The freshman posted a 1.143 slugging percentage on the weekend and recorded six hits in 14 at bats, while she was also walked twice. Defensively, Hayden had 13 total assists and six put outs in the Chanticleers’ five games.

During the Chanticleers’ game against Mercer, Hayden recorded a home run in her second at bat to put the Chanticleers ahead 6-0 in the third inning. Hayden then hit a single in the sixth inning that drove in Brooke Donovan to give Coastal it’s final run of the game, as they went ahead 9-3.

Following Coastals’ game against Mercer, Coastal played North Dakota State and Hayden hit a three-run home run to left field in the first inning on a two-two count to give the Chants the 3-0 lead, Coastal went on to fall 8-3.

Hayden posted her third home run of the tournament the following day in the Chanticleers game against Florida State , as she knocked the ball out of left center to give Coastal it’s only run of the game.

Quolas posted a perfect 3-0 record last weekend at the Florida State Tournament after pitching 20 innings. The freshman helped Coastal to a 9-3 win over Mercer on Friday, Feb. 17, giving up six hits and three runs, while striking out one and walking one in six innings. Quolas then pitched a complete game the following day against Florida A&M, allowing just two hits and striking out seven in the 3-0 win for Coastal. During the final day of the tournament Quolas pitched another complete game, this time against North Dakota State . Quolas gave up seven hits and no walks, while tallying five strikeouts in the 4-2 victory over the Bison. Overall, Quolas posted a 1.80 ERA and the opponents’ batting average was .190.

Coastal hosts the Chanticleer Challenge this weekend at the Coastal Carolina University softball field. The Chants will play Temple on Friday, Feb. 24 at 3:30 p.m. and Sacred Heart at 5:30 p.m.

Comments

comments

SCHSL changes schedules for volleyball, tennis, swim

SCHSL changes schedules for volleyball, tennis, swimIn the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, the South Carolina High [more]

Chants set to enshrine nine in Athletics Hall of Fame

Chants set to enshrine nine in Athletics Hall of FameThe Coastal Carolina Department of Athletics announced Monday the nine [more]

Coastal weathers storm, Cajuns in Sun Belt debut

Coastal weathers storm, Cajuns in Sun Belt debutOn the road for 12-straight days, which included a 10-day [more]

No. 2 Tigers take care of business, top Georgia Tech

No. 2 Tigers take care of business, top Georgia TechThe No. 2 Clemson football team opened 2018 ACC play [more]

Gamecocks bounce back from week off, beat Vandy

Gamecocks bounce back from week off, beat VandyJake Bentley threw for 261 yards and a touchdown, and [more]

CCU men, women score soccer shutouts on road

CCU men, women score soccer shutouts on roadThe Coastal Carolina men's soccer team had not played another [more]

Florence fallout again pulls plug on Friday night lights

Florence fallout again pulls plug on Friday night lightsHurricane Florence 2, Horry County Schools 0. That appears to be [more]

Strand golf courses race to re-open in wake of storm

Strand golf courses race to re-open in wake of stormMyrtle Beach area golf courses, spared the worst of Hurricane [more]

SCHSL extends season but plans for Strand still afloat

SCHSL extends season but plans for Strand still afloatThe SCHSL's executive committee voted unanimously Tuesday to extend the [more]

Pelicans Young, Swarmer claim Cubs' POY awards

Pelicans Young, Swarmer claim Cubs' POY awardsMyrtle Beach Pelicans infielder Jared Young was named the Chicago [more]

Chants blow out Camels in front of Hurricane Florence

Chants blow out Camels in front of Hurricane FlorenceJust four days removed and 142 miles away from its [more]

Coastal baseball signs first BA Top 25 recruiting class

Coastal baseball signs first BA Top 25 recruiting classFor the first time in Coastal Carolina baseball program history, [more]

Hurricane Florence throws local sports scene a curve

Hurricane Florence throws local sports scene a curveIn response to the impending arrival of Hurricane Florence and [more]

Coast FA brings home five titles from Rock Hill Classic

Coast FA brings home five titles from Rock Hill ClassicCoast FA returned to the beach with five championship and [more]

CF boys finish second, MB girls net third at CCU meet

CF boys finish second, MB girls net third at CCU meetThe Carolina Forest boys finished second and the Myrtle Beach [more]

Chants explode in second half to cruise past Blazers

Chants explode in second half to cruise past BlazersCoastal Carolina football used a number of big offensive plays [more]

No. 4 Seahawks light up scoreboard, beat Braves

No. 4 Seahawks light up scoreboard, beat BravesThe No. 4-ranked Myrtle Beach football team celebrated Neon Night [more]

No. 6 Chiefs struggle their way past revitalized Sharks

No. 6 Chiefs struggle their way past revitalized SharksWithout raising his voice, without screaming his face red or [more]

Panthers take big win over Hoggard to stay unbeaten

Panthers take big win over Hoggard to stay unbeatenJackson Weatherwax knew he had the ball. Late in the fourth [more]

Football Roundup: Tigers, Saints fall, remain winless

Football Roundup: Tigers, Saints fall, remain winless* Hartsville 35, Conway 0: The Tigers (0-4) remained winless [more]

Golf: Sharks top Seahawks; Panthers knock off Braves

Golf: Sharks top Seahawks; Panthers knock off BravesThe three-time reigning state champion St. James girls golf team [more]

Chants hungry for first win in home opener vs. Blazers

Chants hungry for first win in home opener vs. BlazersThe Coastal Carolina football team will open up its 2018 [more]

Volleyball: Tigers improve to 6-0 with win over Bruins

Volleyball: Tigers improve to 6-0 with win over BruinsThe Conway High volleyball team improved to 6-0 Thursday by [more]

Week 3 Previews & Picks: MB has old score to settle

Week 3 Previews & Picks: MB has old score to settleMyrtle Beach junior quarterback Luke Doty has had this week's [more]

Tennis: Lady Panthers open season with win over Aynor

Tennis: Lady Panthers open season with win over AynorThe Carolina Forest girls tennis team served up a victory [more]

SCHSL changes schedules for volleyball, tennis, swim

SCHSL changes schedules for volleyball, tennis, swimIn the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, the South Carolina High [more]

Chants set to enshrine nine in Athletics Hall of Fame

Chants set to enshrine nine in Athletics Hall of FameThe Coastal Carolina Department of Athletics announced Monday the nine [more]

Comments are closed.

© 2018 Grand Strand Sports Report · RSS
Myrtle Beach Web Design
Kayaking in Myrtle Beach