NPF Draftee Update 5/21 – Christi Orgeron


Via Orgeron, Myers Tabbed All-Americans by College Sports Madness (5/16) “LAFAYETTE, La. – Senior outfielder Christi Orgeron and junior shortstop Nerissa Myers were recognized as first and third team All-Americans, respectively, as announced by College Sports Madness on Wednesday. “Orgeron leads the country with 91 RBI this season and was named the Sun Belt Conference Player of the Year after pacing the league in homeruns (21), slugging percentage (.848), total bases (140) and walks (41). The fifth-year senior has six grand slams this season and nine in her career, … [Read more...]

Christi Orgeron Named SBC Player of the Year


For the second consecutive year, Christi Orgeron, the 20th overall pick made by the USSSA Pride in the 2012 NPF Draft, was named the Sun Belt Conference Player of the Year.  The Announcement was made by the SBC on May 9. Orgeron, utility player for the University of Louisianna at Lafayette, leads the nation in RBI with 89 and RBI per game with 1.82.  Orgeron has also become the SBC career leader in doubles (62) and RBI (283). Additionally, Orgeron leads her conference in RBI, homeruns, slugging percentage, walks, and total bases. The Ragin' Cajun earned a spot in an outfield position … [Read more...]

NPF Draftee Update 5/7 – Christi Orgeron


Via Vs. University of Louisiana at Monroe, May 5 and 6:
 Game 1, 5/5: La. Monroe 4, Louisiana 2 Game 2, 5/5: La. Monroe 3, Louisiana 8 Game 3, 5/6: La. Monroe 4, Louisiana 11 Orgeron, 5/5-6: AB-9;R-3;H-3;RBI-4;BB-2;SO-0;PO-4;A-0;LOB-0   Game 2: “The Cajuns struck first in the bottom half on a Cherry single up the middle, scoring Smith for a 1-0 lead. Smith led off the half inning with a single before advancing into scoring position following a Christi Orgeron walk. “The Ragin’ Cajuns loaded the bases with two outs for Myers as the junior, just missed … [Read more...]

NPF Draftee Update 4/30 – Christi Orgeron


Via Orgeron and Wallace Sweep SBC Player of the Week Awards (4/23): “After breaking and tying a pair of NCAA records, Louisiana’s Christi Orgeron and Jordan Wallace were named the Sun Belt Conference Softball Player and Pitcher of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday. “…The No. 7/8 Cajuns (41-2, 16-2) swept the conference weekly honors for the second time this season with Orgeron and Wallace combining for seven SBC Player/Pitcher of the Week awards this season and totaling 11 weekly SBC accolades overall for UL. “The fifth year senior, Orgeron, was … [Read more...]

NPF Draftee Update 4/23 – Christi Orgeron


Via Cajuns Sweep LSWA Weekly Honors (4/18) “UL’s Christi Orgeron and Ashley Brignac secured this week’s edition of the Louisiana Sports Writers Association (LSWA) Softball Hitter and Pitcher of the Week awards Wednesday as voted upon by the state’s sports information directors. “A senior outfielder for the Cajuns, Orgeron added three long balls and 11 RBIs as she collected hits in five of Louisiana’s six games last week. That brings her impressive season totals to 15 home runs to go along with 73 RBIs, tops in the NCAA. Her fourth grand slam of the season came in … [Read more...]