West Stokes High's Smith commits to play softball at Salem
April 01, 2013
The Salem College softball team is excited to announce that Lauryn Smith has committed and deposited to attend Salem next fall. Smith played softball for Coach Andrew O’Neil at West Stokes High School in King, NC. The Salem softball team is currently in 3rd place in the Great South Athletic Conference regular season.
Smith, a pitcher, was part of the 2012 2A District Championship team at West Stokes. The team also won the 1A/2A Northwest Conference Championship. She was an all-conference and all-district selection in 2011 and 2012, and she is a 4-year varsity letter winner. She played club softball for the Carolina Cardinals from 2009-2012, and that team was the 2010 ASA 16U State Championship Runner-up.
Smith is a member of the National Honor Society, Fellowship of Christian Students, Mu Alpha Theta, DECA, and she is a Special Olympics volunteer. She is the daughter of Christy and Kolan Smith.
Salem College is a NCAA Division III institution located in Winston-Salem, NC. Salem is the oldest educational institution for women in the United States, and was founded in 1772. The institution boasts a proud history of fostering independence for women.