Colonials Also Recognized With All-Academic Team Honors
Annual GW Commencement on National Mall Punctuates Collegiate Experience
Colonials' Season Ends With 8-3 Loss to Saint Louis
Colonials Honor Five Seniors on Senior Day
Colonials Face Saint Joseph's on Sunday in Battle for A-10 Regular-Season Title
2012: Saw action in 30 games and made two starts as designated player ... Served as GW's primary pinch hitter, collecting all six of her hits in pinch-hitting situations ... Hit .214 on the year, but batted .300 (6-for-20) as a pinch hitter ... Five hits and three RBIs came against Atlantic 10 opponents ... Drove in two runs with a pinch-hit single in the first game of the St. Bonaventure doubleheader (April 28) ... Broke a scoreless tie with a pinch-hit single in the bottom of the fifth inning against Saint Joseph's in an elimination game of the Atlantic 10 Championships ... It proved to be the game-winner, as the Colonials defeated the Hawks, 1-0 ... Recognized on the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both semesters and named an NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete ... Selected to attend the NCAA Career in Sports Forum.
2011: Saw action in 24 games, mainly as a pinch-hitter ... picked up hits against Providence, Dayton and Georgetown ... Recognized on the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both semesters and named an NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete.
2010: Started 16 games as the designated player in 27 games played ... doubled against Towson ... Recognized on the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for both semesters.
High School: As a member of the New Milford Knights, had a .503 batting average as a senior and struck out only five times that season ... named second-team All-BCSL Olympic League as a freshman ... named first-team All-BCSL Olympic League her latter three prep seasons ... named second-team All-Bergen County catcher as a junior and senior ... played with the North Jersey Rangers (summer'09), New Jersey Sparks (summer '08), New Milford UGALS (summer/fall '06, '07, '08) and Emerson Explosion (summer '06, '07) club teams.
Personal: Born Kristi Saporito on September 20, 1990, in Teaneck, NJ ... daughter of Kathy and Paul Saporito ...has one brother, Paul ... member of the National and Spanish National honor societies ... graduated third in her class...majoring in communications with a minor in history.
Softball Takes Two Walkoff Wins on Friday
WASHINGTON - The George Washington softball team opened the three-day Capital Invitational in dramatic fashion, taking a pair of walkoff victories over...
Softball Continues Homestand on Tuesday
WASHINGTON - The George Washington softball squad continues a 10-game homestand on Tuesady when Buffalo visits the GW Softball Field on the Mount Vernon...
Softball Hosts Weekend Tournament Beginning Friday
WASHINGTON - The George Washington softball squad closes tournament play over the weekend with the three-day Capital Invitational at the GW Softball Field on...
Softball Downs Sacred Heart to Close Weekend
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - The George Washington softball squad closed a busy weekend of play with a victory over Sacred Heart on Sunday on the final day of the...
Softball Falls on Day 2 of California Trip
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - The George Washington softball team fell in a pair of games on Saturday in the UC Santa Barbara Gaucho Classic.
Softball Drops First Day of Weekend Tournament
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - The George Washington softball team fell in its first two games of the UC Santa Barbara Gaucho Classic on Friday.
Softball Heads West for Weekend Tournament
WASHINGTON - The George Washington softball squad looks to extend its four game win streak over the weekend at the three-day UC Santa Barbara Gaucho Classic.
Colonial of the Week - Softball's Paige Kovalsky
Senior Paige Kovalsky was a force at the plate for the Colonials this weekend to help the squad to a trio of run-rule victories at home.