Girls Athlete WINNERS

Chatsworth’s Ruby Salzman voted Southern California Girls Athlete of the Week

El Camino catcher Abigail Miller (88), left, looks on as Chatsworth's Ruby Salzman (42) hits a double in the sixth inning against El Camino Real at Chatsworth High School on Wednesday, April 25, 2018.  (Photo by Dan Watson)
El Camino catcher Abigail Miller (88), left, looks on as Chatsworth's Ruby Salzman (42) hits a double in the sixth inning against El Camino Real at Chatsworth High School on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. (Photo by Dan Watson)

Southern California Girls Athlete of the Week

Name: Ruby Salzman
School: Chatsworth
Sport: Softball
Year: Senior

Winning Numbers: The Chatsworth center fielder anchored a West Valley League-clinching week for the Chancellors, who beat El Camino Real 4-1 on Wednesday and routed Taft 30-2 on Friday. Salzman had two hits, stole a base and scored a run against ECR, and she hit two grand slams and had 10 RBIs against Taft.

Final Tally:

NAME, SCHOOL VOTES %
Ruby Salzman, Chatsworth 2,584  76.31%
Addy Bass, Redondo
749 22.12%
Sarah Willis, Norco
29 0.86%
Nikki Merritt, Santa Margarita
7 0.21%
Nevaeh Castruita, South El Monte
7 0.21%
Katelyn Howard, Wilson
5 0.15%
Kaitlyn Hawkins, Ontario Christian
5 0.14%

NOTE: Each Athlete of the Week is announced on ABC7’s 6 p.m. evening news broadcast every Friday. Be sure to tune in!