Miami Dade College

Athletics

Pitcher Milena Calixto

  • Miami Dade College Softball player Milena Calixto claims FCSAA Softball Pitcher of the Week. Calixto is a freshman from Parana, Brazil and was 2-0 with a 1.17 ERA in two appearances during the voting period for the week of April 7-13. She did all of her worn in a doubleheader against Palm Beach State on April 12 tossing a pair of complete games in win (3-2 and 9-1) over the Panther. In game on, she allowed three hits and struck out nine in the 3-2 win over Palm Beach. She was back in the circle for game 2 and won the game in 5 innings. For the week she totaled 12 innings of pitching time and allowed only six hits and one walk while striking out nine.

    Not only has she claimed this title for the week of April 7- 13 but she has also claimed the same honors for the weeks of March 4th and April 1st. Currently she has a pitching record of 19-5 and is not only leading on the pitching mound but also she has one of the top batting averages on the team.