Omaha Sweeps Weekly Awards

Omaha’s Emma Dargy and Sydney Hampton claimed the first weekly honors of their careers to open the 2020 softball season.
Omaha’s Emma Dargy and Sydney Hampton claimed the first weekly honors of their careers to open the 2020 softball season.

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Omaha swept The Summit League Player and Pitcher of the Week honors, as Senior Emma Dargy has been named The Summit League Player of the Week, while junior Sydney Hampton earns pitcher of the week honors.

Omaha's Dargy and Hampton helped lead the Mavericks to three wins at the Rambler Rumble in Rosemont, Ill. Hampton picked up three wins, including two complete-game shutouts, while Dargy drove in eight runs and smacked three home runs.

Softball Player of the Week
Emma Dargy, Omaha
Sr. | Third Base | La Vista, Neb. 

• Posted a .455 batting average with five hits in 11 at-bats

• Three home runs and eight RBI were the most by a Summit League player during the opening weekend

• Also scored four runs and recorded a 1.354 slugging percentage

• This is her first career player of the week honor

 *Stats from game against Loyola not included

 Also nominated: Montana DeCamp, North Dakota State; Angel Love, North Dakota; Cylie Halvorson, South Dakota State; Ashley Minyard, Western Illinois; Jordyn Pender, South Dakota

 

Softball Player of the Week
Sydney Hampton, Omaha
Jr. | Pitcher | Durant, Okla.

• Went 3-0 on the weekend and threw two complete-game shutouts

• Gave up one earned run in 16 innings for a 0.44 ERA and stuck out 10 batters

• Became the first Maverick to earn weekly pitching honor since Laura Roecker in 2017 (May 8)

• Earned first career pitcher of the week accolade

Also nominated: Grace Glanzer, South Dakota State; Lauren Feld, North Dakota; Abby Carlin, Western Illinois; Sarah Lisko, South Dakota

2020 Softball Weekly Award Winners
February 10
Player of the Week: Emma Dargy, Omaha
Pitcher of the Week: Sydney Hampton, Omaha

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