The Summit League Announces Week 13 Softball Awards

The Summit League Announces Week 13 Softball Awards

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Numerous standout performances in the final weekend of the regular season made for an electric close t the regular season. South Dakota's Jessica Rogers and Omaha's Jamie White earned co-player of the week honors while Western Illinois' Abby Carlin was named the pitcher of the week.

A pair of first-time honorees in White and Carlin join Rogers, a six-time honoree, on the final weekly awards of the season. Rogers and White were tough outs all weekend as they managed three extra base hits, six RBIs and at least one home run. Western Illinois leaned on Carlin in the circle as she picked up a complete game victory and a save as the Leathernecks improved its Summit League winning streak to nine.

Co-Player of the Week

Jamie White, Omaha

Fr. | Infield | Choctaw, Okla.

• Posted a .500 batting average with five hits in 10 at-bats

• She hit two home run and drove in six runs and added one double while scoring three runs

• Had an on-base percentage of .583 and a slugging percentage of 1.200

• This is her first career player of the week honor

 

Co-Player of the Week

Jessica Rogers, South Dakota

Sr. | Catcher | Lincoln, Neb.

• Posted a .625 batting average with five hits in eight at-bats

• She hit one home run and drove in six runs with two doubles and two runs

• Had an on-base percentage of .667 and a slugging percentage of 1.250

• This is her sixth career player of the week honor and second of the season

 

Also nominated: Nicole Licea, North Dakota State; Danielle Olson, Western Illinois; Morganne Denny, Purdue Fort Wayne; Dani Romero, North Dakota; Yanney Ponce, South Dakota State

 

Pitcher of the Week

Abby Carlin, Western Illinois

So. | Pitcher | Huxley, Iowa

• Pitched one complete game earning the victory

• Posted a 1.62 ERA with four strikeouts

• Pitched 1.2 innings in their final game of the season to record a save

• This is her first career pitcher of the week honor

 

Also nominated: KK Leddy, North Dakota State; Shaina Eyre, Purdue Fort Wayne; Jannay Jones, North Dakota

 

2019 Summit League Players of the Week

Feb. 11:

Player: Dustie Durham, South Dakota

Pitcher: Lauren McConnell, Purdue Fort Wayne

Feb. 18:

Player: Jamie Holscher, South Dakota

Pitcher: KK Leddy, North Dakota State

Feb. 25:

Player: Jamie Holscher, South Dakota

Pitcher: Alexis Devers, South Dakota

March 4:

Player: Angel Love, North Dakota

Pitcher: Emily Rosas, North Dakota

March 11:

Player: Julia Andersen, South Dakota State

Pitcher: Kendra Conard, South Dakota State

March 18:

Player: Katie Shoultz, North Dakota State

Pitcher: Kara O'Byrne, North Dakota State

March 25:

Player: Jamie Holscher, South Dakota

Pitcher: KK Leddy, North Dakota State

April 1:

Player: Lauren Eamiguel, South Dakota

Pitcher: Alexis Devers, South Dakota

April 8:

Player: Maddie Hansen, North Dakota State

Pitcher: KK Leddy, North Dakota State

April 15:

Player: Jessica Rogers, South Dakota

Pitcher: KK Leddy, North Dakota State

April 22:

Player: Yanney Ponce, South Dakota State

Pitcher: Emily Ira, Western Illinois

April 29:

Player: Jailene Carpio, North Dakota

Pitcher: Nikki Pica, North Dakota

May 6:

Co-Player: Jamie White, Omaha

Co-Player: Jessica Rogers, South Dakota

Pitcher: Abby Carlin, Western Illinois

 

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