Junior Hits 26th Career Home Run in 5-4 Game 1 Win
Colonials Win Opener, 8-0, Behind 12 Hits, Two Homers
Colonials Visit A-10 Rival St. Bonaventure on Sunday
Colonials Conclude Southern California Trip Sunday at Cal State Fullerton
Colonials Enter Campaign With High Expectations
High School: Earned All-Metro and All-Conference recognition as a pitcher her junior and senior years ... Selected to the Florida Athletic Coaches Association All-State Team as a senior ... 2013 Olympia High School Female Athlete of the Year ... Posted a 1.96 ERA with 178 strikeouts while batting .404 with seven doubles and seven home runs as a senior ... Recorded a .495 on-base percentage and a .719 slugging percentage in 2013 ... Posted a 10-3 record with a 1.21 ERA and led the county with 147 strikeouts in 99 innings as a junior while batting .382 with a .440 on-base percentage, 17 runs scored and 20 RBIs... Three-time team captain ... Named the Most Valuable Pitcher of the 2012 USSA/ESPNHS 18U "A" World Series Tournament after leading her Florida Select 18 Gold team to the title ... Led her Wagners Gold-Dunn team to second place at the 2013 ASA 18 Gold Nationals ... A member of the National Honors Society.
Personal: Paige Elizabeth Kovalsky ... Born May 8, 1995, in Herndon, Va. ... Daughter of Elizabeth and Michael Kovalsky ... Has two brothers, Michael and Carter ... Intends to major in business.