Lindsey Chalmers, Pitcher, Senior, 5-9, San Ramon, Calif. | California High School
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. -- After finishing 3-0 with 15 strikeouts and a 1.31 ERA during the Cal Poly softball team’s undefeated weekend at the program’s ShareSLO Mustang Classic tournament, senior righthander Lindsey Chalmers has been named Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
During Cal Poly’s 7-3, Mustang Classic-opening victory versus North Dakota (March 9), Chalmers matched a season high with eight strikeouts in a complete-game, two-hitter.
Chalmers returned the following afternoon with four strikeouts in another complete-game, two-hit effort during Cal Poly’s 4-1 win against Marist.
She closed Cal Poly’s 4-0 weekend at the Mustang Classic by tossing two relief innings in a 4-3 win against North Dakota (March 11).
In 16.0 total innings, Chalmers walked just one hitter and kept opponents to a .138 batting average.
Among Big West players, Chalmers (9-3) ranks fourth in victories and complete games (eight), sixth in innings pitched (66.0), seventh in strikeouts (51) and ninth in ERA (2.86).
Winners of six straight games, Cal Poly (13-9) resumes action at the March 17-18 Fresno State Friendly. Cal Poly will face Illinois in a Saturday, March 17, doubleheader at 1 p.m. before squaring off against the host Bulldogs for a pair of games on Sunday, March 18, at 12 noon.