Abby Child and Jonathan Zalud Named to the AFCU Gold Standard

ANDERSON, S.C. – Baseball senior catcher Jonathan Zalud and softball senior shortstop Abby Child have been named to the Anderson Federal Credit Union Gold Standard for their outstanding performances in the month of February.

For the month of February, Zalud hit .419 with five doubles, six RBI and scored eight runs. In a span of back-to-back non-conference showdowns with archrival Erskine and in-state rival North Greenville, Zalud was a combined 7-for-7 with three runs scored, five RBI and five doubles. Following the 22-12 win over NGU, the senior was hitting .444 for the season.

Currently, the native of Sarasota, Fla. is leading the team with a .395 average to go along with six doubles, six RBI and nine runs. Zalud also carries a .442 on-base percentage with a .553 slugging percentage.

Child is second in the South Atlantic Conference with her .479 batting average and leads the league with 23 runs scored on the season and is tied for first with six home runs. The native of LaGrange, Ga. is currently riding a three-game hitting streak after reaching safely in nine straight earlier in the month. During a seven-game stretch, she blasted five round-trippers and leads the conference in on-base percentage (.612), slugging percentage (1.000) and walks (18).      

With 23 RBI, Child is second in the league, while ranking third in doubles (7) and fourth in total hits (23).

Each month, one male and one female student-athlete or teams are honored as the Anderson Federal Credit Union Gold Standard Performers of the Month for his or her performance in competition, in the classroom, or in the community.

Check back for our honorees for the month of March.

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DateSport OpponentLocation TimeCoverage
Date Sport Opponent Location Time Coverage
3/30 Mo8:30 Golf (M) @ Tennessee River Rumble (LMU)Tennessee National GC (Louden, Tenn.)13th of 15 Stats
11:00 Golf (W) @ Agnes McAmis Memorial (Tusculum)Link Hills CC (Greeneville, Tenn.)14th of 16
3:00 JV Baseball (M) @ PiedmontDemorest, Ga.3:00
6:00 JV Baseball (M) @ PiedmontDemorest, Ga.6:00
3/31 Tu Golf (W) @ Agnes McAmis Memorial (Tusculum)Link Hills CC (Greeneville, Tenn.)
8:30 Golf (M) @ Tennessee River Rumble (LMU)Tennessee National GC (Louden, Tenn.)8:30 Stats
2:00 Softball @ Tusculum*Greeneville, Tenn.2:00 Video Stats
3:00 JV Baseball (M) USC SumterAnderson, S.C.3:00
4:00 Softball @ Tusculum*Greeneville, Tenn.4:00 Video Stats
6:00 JV Baseball (M) USC SumterAnderson, S.C.6:00
4/1 We2:00 Tennis (M) Wingate*Anderson, S.C.2:00
2:00 Tennis (W) Wingate*Anderson, S.C.2:00
4:00 Baseball ErskineAnderson, S.C.4:00 Audio Stats
7:00 Baseball ErskineAnderson, S.C.7:00 Stats
4/3 Fr1:00 Baseball Brevard*Anderson, S.C.1:00 Stats
1:00 Softball @ Catawba*Salisbury, N.C.1:00
3:00 Softball @ Catawba*Salisbury, N.C.3:00
4:00 Baseball Brevard*Anderson, S.C.4:00 Stats
4/4 Sanoon Softball @ Winston-Salem StateWinston-Salem, N.C.noon
1:00 Baseball Brevard*Anderson, S.C.1:00 Stats
2:00 Softball @ Winston-Salem StateWinston-Salem, N.C.2:00
4/7 Tu2:00 Softball Carson-Newman *Anderson, S.C.2:00 Video Audio Stats
2:00 Tennis (W) @ EmmanuelFranklin Springs, Ga.2:00
2:00 Tennis (M) @ EmmanuelFranklin Springs, Ga.2:00
4:00 Softball Carson-Newman *Anderson, S.C.4:00 Video Audio Stats
6:00 Baseball LanderAnderson, S.C.6:00 Stats
4/8 We3:00 Tennis (M) Lenoir-Rhyne*Anderson, S.C.3:00
3:00 Tennis (W) Lenoir-Rhyne*Anderson, S.C.3:00
6:00 Baseball @ Southern WesleyanCentral, S.C.6:00
4/9 Th2:00 Tennis (W) @ USC AikenAiken, S.C.2:00
2:00 Tennis (M) @ USC AikenAiken, S.C.2:00
3:00 JV Baseball (M) USC SalkehatchieAnderson, S.C.3:00
6:00 JV Baseball (M) USC SalkehatchieAnderson, S.C.6:00

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