15 Mel Savala
15 Mel Savala
Height: 5'2''
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Sr
Hometown: Bryan, TX
High School: Rudder H.S.
Position: MI
Bats/Throws: R/R
gp 20
avg .288
hr -
rbi 1
r 7
sb 1

AWARDS

  • Lettered- 2017, 2016
  • All-SCAC Honorable Mention- 2016

STAT NOTABLES

(2018)

  • Played 38 games (36 starts)
  • 124 plate appearances (113 at bats)
  • Logged 28 hits
  • Ripped four doubles
  • Legged four triples 
  • 14 RBI
  • 13 runs scored
  • Nine walks
  • 21 games with a hit
  • 12-game hitting streak (Mar. 17 - Apr. 7)
  • Six multi-hit games 
  • 3-4, 2 RBI, 2 R, BB, 2 SB vs. Hendrix College in season opener (Feb. 9)

(2017)

  • Started all 42 games this spring
  • Was the everyday third baseman
  • Made 133 plate appearances (120 At Bats)
  • Notched 32 hits
  • Etched five doubles
  • Wacked three triples
  • Drove in 20
  • Swiped 17 stolen bases
  • Recorded a base knock in 21 contests
  • Nine multi-hit performances
  • In a pair of games had 3-for-4 displays with a double, RBI, and two runs scored.
  • In the first of such games mentioned above, a UD single-game record five steals was recorded vs. Schreiner University (GM 4)
  • Knocked the game-winning home run as a three-run shot on the road at Trinity for the lone run scoring play by either side (Mar. 11) (GM 1)

(2016)

  • Appeared in 42 games and started in 41
  • In 123 at-bats, she posted 36 hits for a batting average of .293 
  • Scored 20 runs, including one homerun 
  • Added 10 doubles (3rd on Team)
  • 17 RBI
  • Walked 18 times (Team-high)
  • Ranked second on squad with 18 stolen bases in 20 attempts 
  • Recorded at least one base knock through 27 outings 
  • Produced seven multi-hit games, which included a pair of three-hit displays
  • Began the campaign with a hit in 11-of-13 contests
  • Notched the game-winning double for a walk-off over Huntingdon College at a neutral site on Feb. 21 (GM 2)
  • Joined a group of three other players and as the stolen base record (4) in single-game was matched for fifth time at Austin College on Apr. 2 (GM 1) 
  • Swiped at least one base theft in four straight appearances and six-of-eight (Mar. 22-Apr.8) … Launched three-run homer in third game of SCAC Tournament against Southwestern University (Apr. 23)

AT UNIVERSITY OF DALLAS

  • Major: Education 

HIGH SCHOOL

  • Graduated from Rudder High School in 2015
  • Received two varsity letters 
  • Senior Captain in 2015 .
  • MVP in 2014 and 2015 
  • 2014 Second Team All-District 

PERSONAL

  • Parents- Tracey and Steven Savala 
  • Siblings- Steven Jr., Stephanie, and Isaiah) 
Recent Games
Mar 16 Schreiner University L, 2-1
Mar 16 Schreiner University L, 3-0
Mar 17 Schreiner University L, 7-5
Mar 17 Schreiner University L, 5-1
Mar 20 Hardin-Simmons University L, 12-3
Mar 20 Hardin-Simmons University L, 7-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 20 8
Plate appearances 57 24
At Bats 52 20
Runs 7 1
Hits 15 4
Doubles 1 1
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 1 1
Total bases 16 5
Walks 5 4
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts 2 1
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play 1 1
Stolen Bases 1 -
Caught Stealing 1 1
Batting Average .288 .200
On Base Percentage .351 .333
Slugging Percentage .308 .250
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game .00 .00
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 69 34
Put Outs 28 14
Assists 35 16
Errors 6 4
Fielding Percentage .913 .882
Double Plays 2 -
Stolen Bases Allowed - -
Runners Caught Stealing - -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage - -
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Oct 6 Southwestern Assemblies of God University L, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Southwestern Assemblies of God University L, 10-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Southwestern College (KS) W, 7-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Southwestern College (KS) W, 10-2 0 1 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Feb 17 Hendrix College (AR) L, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Hendrix College (AR) W, 3-2 3 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 23 at Huntingdon College (AL) L, 6-0 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 23 vs. College of Mount St. Joseph (OH) L, 3-2 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 24 vs. College of Mount St. Joseph (OH) L, 7-5 4 0 2 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 24 at Huntingdon College (AL) L, 8-5 3 1 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 8 at Texas Lutheran University L, 9-1 2 0 1 1 - - 1 - - - -
Mar 8 at Texas Lutheran University L, 7-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 9 at Texas Lutheran University L, 2-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 9 at Texas Lutheran University L, 6-3 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 13 at Mississippi University for Women L, 1-0 3 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 13 at Mississippi University for Women W, 5-3 4 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 14 at Judson College L, 10-8 4 1 3 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 14 at Judson College W, 11-3 3 2 2 - - - 0 - - 1 -
Mar 16 Schreiner University L, 2-1 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 16 Schreiner University L, 3-0 1 0 0 - - - 0 2 - - -
Mar 17 Schreiner University L, 7-5 3 1 1 - - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 17 Schreiner University L, 5-1 3 0 2 - - - 0 - - - 1
Mar 20 Hardin-Simmons University L, 12-3 3 1 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 20 Hardin-Simmons University L, 7-2 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 23 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 23 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at LeTourneau University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at LeTourneau University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Oct 6 Southwestern Assemblies of God University L, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Southwestern Assemblies of God University L, 10-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Southwestern College (KS) W, 7-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Southwestern College (KS) W, 10-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 1
Feb 17 Hendrix College (AR) L, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Hendrix College (AR) W, 3-2 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 3
Feb 23 at Huntingdon College (AL) L, 6-0 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 1
Feb 23 vs. College of Mount St. Joseph (OH) L, 3-2 - - - 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 3
Feb 24 vs. College of Mount St. Joseph (OH) L, 7-5 - - - 2 0 - - 2 - 4
Feb 24 at Huntingdon College (AL) L, 8-5 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 3
Mar 8 at Texas Lutheran University L, 9-1 - - - 2 1 - - 1 - 2
Mar 8 at Texas Lutheran University L, 7-0 - - - 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 3
Mar 9 at Texas Lutheran University L, 2-0 - - - 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 3
Mar 9 at Texas Lutheran University L, 6-3 - - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Mar 13 at Mississippi University for Women L, 1-0 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Mar 13 at Mississippi University for Women W, 5-3 - - - 0 0 - 2 2 1.00 4
Mar 14 at Judson College L, 10-8 - - - 3 0 - 1 - - 4
Mar 14 at Judson College W, 11-3 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 3
Mar 16 Schreiner University L, 2-1 - - - 0 0 - - 2 - 3
Mar 16 Schreiner University L, 3-0 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 3
Mar 17 Schreiner University L, 7-5 - - - 1 0 1 - 2 - 4
Mar 17 Schreiner University L, 5-1 - - - 2 0 - - 1 - 3
Mar 20 Hardin-Simmons University L, 12-3 - - - 1 0 - 1 - - 3
Mar 20 Hardin-Simmons University L, 7-2 - - - 0 0 - 1 - - 1
Mar 23 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 23 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at LeTourneau University   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at LeTourneau University   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Oct 6 Southwestern Assemblies of God University L, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Southwestern Assemblies of God University L, 10-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Southwestern College (KS) W, 7-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Southwestern College (KS) W, 10-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 17 Hendrix College (AR) L, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Hendrix College (AR) W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 23 at Huntingdon College (AL) L, 6-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 23 vs. College of Mount St. Joseph (OH) L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 24 vs. College of Mount St. Joseph (OH) L, 7-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 24 at Huntingdon College (AL) L, 8-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 8 at Texas Lutheran University L, 9-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 8 at Texas Lutheran University L, 7-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 9 at Texas Lutheran University L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 9 at Texas Lutheran University L, 6-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 13 at Mississippi University for Women L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 13 at Mississippi University for Women W, 5-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 14 at Judson College L, 10-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 14 at Judson College W, 11-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 16 Schreiner University L, 2-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 16 Schreiner University L, 3-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 17 Schreiner University L, 7-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 17 Schreiner University L, 5-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 20 Hardin-Simmons University L, 12-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 20 Hardin-Simmons University L, 7-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 23 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 23 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at LeTourneau University   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at LeTourneau University   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Oct 6 Southwestern Assemblies of God University L, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 Southwestern Assemblies of God University L, 10-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Southwestern College (KS) W, 7-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Southwestern College (KS) W, 10-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Hendrix College (AR) L, 10-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Hendrix College (AR) W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at Huntingdon College (AL) L, 6-0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Feb 23 vs. College of Mount St. Joseph (OH) L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Feb 24 vs. College of Mount St. Joseph (OH) L, 7-5 6 4 1 1 .833 - - - - - -
Feb 24 at Huntingdon College (AL) L, 8-5 5 3 1 1 .800 - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Texas Lutheran University L, 9-1 1 0 0 1 .000 - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Texas Lutheran University L, 7-0 5 2 2 1 .800 - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Texas Lutheran University L, 2-0 6 2 3 1 .833 - - - - - -
Mar 9 at Texas Lutheran University L, 6-3 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 13 at Mississippi University for Women L, 1-0 6 0 6 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 13 at Mississippi University for Women W, 5-3 3 0 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Judson College L, 10-8 4 3 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Judson College W, 11-3 7 3 4 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Mar 16 Schreiner University L, 2-1 5 1 4 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 16 Schreiner University L, 3-0 3 2 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 17 Schreiner University L, 7-5 7 3 4 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 17 Schreiner University L, 5-1 4 3 0 1 .750 - - - - - -
Mar 20 Hardin-Simmons University L, 12-3 4 1 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 20 Hardin-Simmons University L, 7-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 23 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 23 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Centenary College of Louisiana   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Trinity University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 Austin College   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at LeTourneau University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 at LeTourneau University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Southwestern University   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2018-19 20 52 7 15 1 - - 1 5 2 1 1 .288 .351 .308
Total 20 52 7 15 1 - - 1 5 2 1 1 .288 .351 .308
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2018-19 20 - - - 16 1 1 13 22 0.59 57
Total 20 - - - 16 1 1 13 22 0.59 57
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/7 hr era
2018-19 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2018-19 20 69 28 35 6 .913 2 - - - - -
Total 20 69 28 35 6 .913 2 - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 20 52 7 15 1 - - 1 5 2 1 1 .288 .351 .308
Conference 8 20 1 4 1 - - 1 4 1 - 1 .200 .333 .250
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 8 17 3 5 - - - 0 4 2 - 1 .294 .429 .294
Away 10 28 4 8 1 - - 1 1 - 1 - .286 .310 .321
Neutral 2 7 0 2 - - - 0 - - - - .286 .286 .286
-
Wins 4 10 3 3 - - - 0 1 - 1 - .300 .364 .300
Losses 16 42 4 12 1 - - 1 4 2 - 1 .286 .348 .310
-
February 6 14 2 4 - - - 0 1 - - - .286 .333 .286
March 14 38 5 11 1 - - 1 4 2 1 1 .289 .357 .316
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 20 - - - 16 1 1 13 22 0.59 57
Conference 8 - - - 5 1 1 4 11 0.36 24
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 8 - - - 5 0 1 2 8 0.25 21
Away 10 - - - 9 1 - 9 11 0.82 29
Neutral 2 - - - 2 0 - 2 3 0.67 7
-
Wins 4 - - - 3 0 - 3 4 0.75 11
Losses 16 - - - 13 1 1 10 18 0.56 46
-
February 6 - - - 4 0 - 2 8 0.25 15
March 14 - - - 12 1 1 11 14 0.79 42
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/7 hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Conference 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Away 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
February 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
March 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 20 69 28 35 6 .913 2 - - - - -
Conference 8 34 14 16 4 .882 - - - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 8 23 10 12 1 .957 - - - - - -
Away 10 40 14 22 4 .900 2 - - - - -
Neutral 2 6 4 1 1 .833 - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 10 3 7 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Losses 16 59 25 28 6 .898 - - - - - -
-
February 6 11 7 2 2 .818 - - - - - -
March 14 58 21 33 4 .931 2 - - - - -