Sliger commits to Huntington

FOR RELEASE
2013-04-09

HUNTINGTON, Ind. - Lakewood Park Christian School standout Courtney Sliger is the latest addition to Head Coach Doug Gower’s Huntington University softball squad.

Softball Sliger


The 5-7 shortstop helped guide her team to a 2012 IHSAA Class A Softball State Championship last season. She finished the year with a .376 batting average and tallied 41 hits, 13 for extra bases. She also scored 32 runs and knocked in 27 others.


Four game into her final campaign, Sliger has collected three hits, four RBI, three runs and three stolen bases. The Panthers remain perfect on the season at 4-0, outscoring their opponents 38-5.


Courtney is the daughter of Kris and Cathy Sliger of Auburn, Ind.

The Huntington University Foresters compete in 16 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 46 NAIA All-America honors and 202 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest.
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Sports Information Director
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