|Gerk to play at Central Christian|
|Written by Holyoke Enterprise|
Chandler Gerk will be a Tiger next year as she recently signed to play softball for Central Christian College in McPherson, Kan. Gerk, seated at left, was joined by softball coach Ashley Clayton, seated at right, and parents Brad and Chris Gerk.
Gerk was a four-year varsity letterwinner at HHS in softball, picking up All-State and All-Conference honors as a senior and All-Conference honorable mention as a junior. She made the switch from the outfield to catcher her junior year and finished her senior year with a .361 batting average, 10 RBIs, five doubles and a home run.
She is also a leader of the Lady Dragons’ basketball team, earning three varsity letters in the sport. Along with her involvement in athletics, Gerk is also a member of FBLA and the book club.
Holyoke Enterprise March 14, 2013