177 Western Carolina Student-Athletes Honored
Sigmon two RBI away for breaking WCU school record
Pitching staff combines for 25 strikeouts in pair of games
2016 (Freshman):Named to the Southern Conference All-Freshman Team ... Played and started in 56 games playing at both third base and catcher ... Ranked third on the team with a .296 batting average ... Had 42 hits, 16 runs, five doubles, one triple, four homeruns and 23 RBI ... Picked up six hits, scored a run, hit a double and had an RBI in her first weekend tournament as a Catamount ... Hit the first homerun of her career in game one against ETSU and turned around and hit the second of her career later in the game ... All four of her homeruns came against schools from the state of Tennessee (three against ETSU and one against Chattanooga) ... Ended the first Southern Conference weekend of her career, against ETSU, hitting .600 with six hits, four runs, a double, three homeruns and six RBI ... Hit the walk-off RBI single to defeat USC Upstate 12-11 in nine innings. Ended the game 3-for-5 with a run scored and four RBI.
High School: Three-year letter-winner at Highland School of Technology ... Had to sit out senior season ... As a junior, named District 6 1A Player of the Year, All-State, First Team All-Gazette and all-conference ... Also as a junior, had a .536 batting average with four homeruns, 32 RBI, 39 runs and 13 stolen bases ... As a sophomore, named all-conference, First Team All-Gazette and team MVP ... Also as a sophomore, had a .519 batting average with seven homeruns, 21 RBI, 21 runs scored and 21 stolen bases ... As a freshman, named all-conference, First Team All-Gazette and team MVP ... Also as a freshman, had a .606 batting average, five homeruns, 25 RBI, 39 runs scored and 30 stolen bases ... For her three years played had a .554 batting average, 16 homeruns, 78 RBI, 104 runs scored and 64 stolen bases.
Personal: Daughter of Mark and Melisa Armstrong ... Has one sister, Sydney.