Robinson swinging a hot bat in Iowa
Here is a breakdown on Carson Valley athletes who have graduated from high school and now compete in college:
SHAENA ROBINSON — Marshalltown Community College (Marshalltown, Ia.), 2016 Douglas graduate: Robinson was announced on Tuesday as Iowa Community College Athletic Conference (ICCAC) Division I Player of the Week. The freshman was honored after she hit 13-for-20 with seven extra base hits, including four home runs. Robinson also drove in 13 runs and scored 13 times as she hit safely in six straight games and collected multiple hits in each of the last four. Coming into the week, Robinson led all National Junior College Athletic Association players with a 1.400 slugging percentage, plus she ranked third with a .708 on base percentage and .650 batting average. She went 3-for-4 with a two-run home run in Marshalltown’s 7-1 win over Niagara County on Saturday.
KELLY SONNEMANN — Humboldt State University, 2014 Douglas graduate: Sonnemann’s three-run double highlighted a five-run third inning in the Lumberjacks’ 14-5 win over Cal State Dominguez Hills in game one of a double header on Friday. For the season, she is hitting .298, has drawn 16 walks and stolen 24 bases in 24 attempts. Sonnemann plays center field and catcher and hits leadoff for the Lumberjacks.
KALI SARGENT — University of Nevada, 2015 Douglas graduate: Sargent has compiled a 5-5 record in 13 pitching appearances this season for the Wolf Pack. The sophomore has a 3.93 ERA in 51.2 innings a. Nevada hosts Utah State for a three-game series on March 24-26.
ALLISON MEYER — George Fox University (Newberg, Ore.), 2016 Douglas graduate: Meyer’s two run homer in the first inning gave the Bruins they never relinquished in a 9-4 win over Pacific Lutheran on Saturday in game one of a double header. Meyer hit 3-for-4 with three RBI in the game. She also went 3-for-4 with one RBI
TRACK AND FIELD
NICK MAESTRETTI — University of Kansas, 2012 Douglas graduate: Maestretti cleared his opening height of 17-2-3/4 on Friday to place 14th at the NCAA Division I Indoor Track and Field Championships inside Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium in College Station, Texas. Maestretti earned second-team All-America honors for his top-16 performance.
LINDSEY ADAMS — University of Nevada, 2015 Douglas graduate: Adams placed sixth in the women’s 1,500 meters with a time of 4:49.14 last weekend in the Wolf Pack’s outdoor season opener at the Aggie Open hosted by U.C. Davis.
MARSHALL MCKOWN — Yuba College, 2015 Douglas graduate: McKown took first-place in the discus with a throw of 45.55 meters (149-feet, 4-inches) last Friday at the De Anza Invitational in Cupertino, Calif.
KALEB FOSTER — University of Nevada, 2015 Douglas graduate: Foster hit 2-for-2 with one RBI, two walks and two stolen bases on Sunday to help the Wolf Pack take a 7-3 Mountain West win against San Diego State at Peccole Park. Nevada opens a three-game series at San Jose State today and returns home to play Air Force in a three-game series on March 24-26.