Simms batted .615 with 16 hits in 26 at-bats to help SUNY New Paltz clinch a SUNYAC playoff spot, while going 6-2 over the past week. She hit her first career home run in a 7-1 win over SUNY Potsdam and then backed up her performance by going 3-for-3 in a 6-4 win the next day against Plattsburgh. Simms had seven multi-hit games over the Hawks' last eight-game stretch, while leading the team with nine RBIs and eight runs scored. In 26 at-bats she only struck out twice, while earning three walks and a stolen base. In her first action in the field all season, she produced an .833 fielding percentage while making some highlight catches in left field against SUNY Potsdam.
Nina Simms, Softball, Athlete, New Paltz
Apr 30, 2019