March 3, 2011
FORT WORTH - Kelsey Samuels and Jantzen Witte are February's Scholar-Athletes of the Month, the TCU Athletics Department announced Thursday.
Samuels won her first gold medal at the MWC Indoor Championships in the shot put last month. Also during the month of February, she set a TCU record in the weight throw at the Tyson Invitational.
The Mesquite, Texas, native had her personal-best performance in the shot put at the Tyson Invitational when she placed second. Her toss of 52-7.25 is 25th-best in the country.
Witte hit .360 during the month of February with a team-high six RBIs, one home run and one double. The Arlington, Texas, native hit safely in all seven games.