SDSU’s Lenox and Glanzer, USD’s Eamiguel Capture Latest #SummitSB Weekly Honors

SDSU’s Lenox and Glanzer, USD’s Eamiguel Capture Latest #SummitSB Weekly Honors

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A duo of Summit League softball players earned the first weekly honors of their respective careers, while one captured her second-career accolade on Monday. South Dakota State pitcher Grace Glanzer claimed the pitcher of the week accolade, while South Dakota infielder Lauren Eamiguel and Jackrabbits' catcher Kelsey Lenox shared the player of the week award.

Glanzer improved to 7-2 on the season as the Sioux Falls, S.D., native picked up a victory in all four of SDSU's wins at the Razorback Invitational. Glanzer struck out at least five batters in all three of her starts and recorded two strikeouts in three innings of relief in Sunday's win over Montana. Glanzer is tied for the most wins this season and leads the league with 42 strikeouts.

Eamiguel recorded four multi-hit games and totaled 10 hits in five games in leading the Coyotes to a 4-1 weekend at the Madeira Beach Invitational. She hit .714 with six RBI on 10 hits, including a walk-off single in an 8-0 five-inning win against Merrimack.

Lenox went 7-for-12 at the plate (.583) with three home runs and eight RBI in the Jacks' five games last week at the Razorback Invitational, including a four-RBI showing against Marist. She also drove in the go-ahead runs against Montana with a two-run home run and walked five times.

Co-Player of the Week
Lauren Eamiguel, South Dakota
Jr. | Infield | Mesa, Ariz.

• Posted four multi-hit games and totaled 10 hits in five games at the Madeira Beach Invitational

• Hit .714 with six RBI and seven runs scored.

• Also had a walk-off single in an 8-0 win five inning win against Merrimack

• Second career player of the week award

Also nominated: Camryn Mosher, Purdue Fort Wayne; Jocelyn Kirk, North Dakota, Jamie White, Omaha

Co-Player of the Week
Kelsey Lenox, South Dakota State
So. | Catcher/Designated Player | Chesterfield, Mo.

• Posted a .583 batting average, .706 on-base percentage and 1.417 slugging percentage in five games at the Razorback Invitational

• Recorded two multi-hit games and two multi-RBI games, including a four RBI showing against Marist

• Led team in average (.583), hits (7), home runs (3), RBI (8) and walks (5)

• Named player of the week for the first time in her career

Pitcher of the Week
Grace Glanzer, South Dakota State
Fr. | Pitcher/Utility | Sioux Falls, S.D.

• Picked up a victory in all four of SDSU's wins at the Razorback Invitational

• Posted a 1.22 ERA, recording 20 strikeouts in 23 innings pitched

• Struck out at least five batters in all three of her starts

• Earned first career pitcher of the week accolade

Also nominated: Alexis Devers, South Dakota; Lauren McConnell, Purdue Fort Wayne

2020 Softball Weekly Award Winners
February 10
Player of the Week: Emma Dargy, Omaha
Pitcher of the Week: Sydney Hampton, Omaha
February 17
Player of the Week: Emma Dargy, Omaha
Pitcher of the Week: Paige Vargas, North Dakota State
February 24
Co-Player of the Week: Lauren Eamiguel, South Dakota
Co-Player of the Week: Kelsey Lenox, South Dakota State
Pitcher of the Week: Grace Glanzer, South Dakota State

 

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