Watch: Softball Catch of the Year
Berwick (PA) sophomore Katie Starr hits the fence at full speed
and still makes the catch. Solid shot by Crestwood Senior Haley
– Makenzie Stiles
of Deposit (N.Y.) High School , Molly Carney
of Howell (Mich.) High School and Alyssa Pfadenhauer
of Danville (Iowa) High School were selected MaxPreps / NFCA National High School Players of the Week for their outstanding play during the week of June 3-9.
In a 6-1 win over Eldred, Stiles struck out 17 in a complete-game performance. She allowed a run on three hits and did not walk a batter. Stiles also helped herself out offensively, going 2-for-3 with a double and three RBI.
Carney posted a 3-0 mark and a 0.00 ERA last week. She twirled a pair of shutouts and struck out 33 over 21 innings of work. She tossed a two-hit shutout with 16 punchouts and no walks in a 4-0 win over St. Joseph. Carney followed that up with a five-hit blanking of Gull Lake with nine strikeouts in a 1-0 triumph.
South Central Region
Pfadenhauer hit .733 (11-for-15) with a double, triple, home run and 10 runs scored. The senior drew three walks, posted an .800 on-base percentage and slugged 1.133. She scored multiple times in four contests and record three multi-hit games. Pfadenhauer collected three hits against New London and Cardinal, and scored three times versus Centerville. She launched her first long ball of the season against Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont.
To view all Spring 2018-19 Player of the Week winners, click here
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