Cape Fear's (N.C.) Haley Cashwell's 35-game softball hitting streak leads our ALL-USA Performances of the Week

Cape Fear's (N.C.) Haley Cashwell's 35-game softball hitting streak leads our ALL-USA Performances of the Week


Cape Fear's (N.C.) Haley Cashwell's 35-game softball hitting streak leads our ALL-USA Performances of the Week


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North Salem’s Cole Hamilton. (Photo: Salem Statesman Journal)

Haley Cashwell, a junior shortstop for Cape Fear (N.C.), broke the North Carolina High School Association softball record for longest hitting streak last week, as she extended her own to a remarkable 35 games. She also holds a state record of 22 consecutive at bats with a hit, set in 2014.

In two games last week, Cashwell went 5-for-8 with a home run, four RBIs and three runs scored, and she leadsthe American Family Insurance ALL-USA Performances of the Week.

The rest of top performances as the winter seasons begins to wrap up and spring sports begin around the nation:

Cole Hamilton, baseball, North Salem (Oregon)

Hamilton, a senior catcher, was a force to be reckoned with as he went 4-for-4 with two doubles, a triple and six RBI as North Salem defeated Milwaukie (Ore.) Wednesday, 15-0.

Lizzie Odegard, girls basketball, Minnetonka (Minnesota)

Odegard was a force in the paint at the right time, as she helped Minnetonka defeat Hopkins 61-52 in the Class 4A State Championship game. Odegard scored 17 points and grabbed 23 rebounds in the win.

Lane Kennedy, baseball, Enterprise-Clark (Mississippi)

Kennedy led Enterprise-Clark to an 11-8 win over Southeast Lauderdale (Miss.), going 2-for-3 at the plate with a triple, grand slam and six RBI.

“We were down 1-0 in the second game of a double-header,” coach John Welch told the Jackson Clarion-Ledger. “It was a big situation and he stayed through it, squared it up and hit a grand slam.”

Thomas Robillard, boys track and field, Fort Collins (Colorado)

Robillard won two hurdles events at the Runners Roost Invitational. He posted a time of 14.84 seconds at the 100-meter hurdles, following that up with a 300-meter hurdles win, posting a time of 40.57 seconds.

Cole Fossat, baseball, Carbon (Utah)

The Dinos defeated Union (Utah) 12-5 and Fossat’s two homers gave Carbon a significant boost in seeing out the win. He finished with four hits in five at-bats, with two homeruns, a double and three RBI.

Sammy Ruiz, softball, Mountlake Terrace (Washington)

Ruiz was consistent in three games last week, driving in nine runs and reaching base eight times in nine at-bats. In a win over Kamiack (Wash.), she went 4-for-4 at the plate with four runs scored, five RBI, three homers and a double.

Ethan Leary, boys lacrosse, Holy Trinity (Florida)

Leary was dominant in two games before spring break, helping Holy Trinity defeat Edgewood (Fla.) 13-6. He scored four goals in that win, and followed that performance with two goals and three assists in a 15-2 win over West Shore (Fla.).

Cassie Schiltz, softball, Luxemburg-Casco (Wisconsin)

Schiltz, a freshman, shut down her opponent in her debut as Luxemburg-Casco defeated Valders (Wis.) 15-0. Schiltz pitched a one-hit shutout, striking out 12 batters.

Vinny Fillipone, baseball, Junior Reed (Nevada)

Fillipone provided the spark Junior Reed needed as they eventually cruised to an 18-7 victory over Wooster on Saturday. He had five RBI in the victory.

Zach Bushling, baseball, Kern Valley (California)

Bushling, a three-sport athlete, was dominant at the plate last week. The junior went 9-for-10 with three homers. He also had 13 RBI and scored six runs.


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