SDSU Sweeps #SummitSB Weekly Honors

SDSU Sweeps #SummitSB Weekly Honors

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – South Dakota State freshmen swept the weekly awards as infielder Cylie Halvorson earned Player of the Week accolades and pitcher Grace Glanzer was awarded Pitcher of the Week honors.

Halvorson recorded a .412 batting average with eight hits, three of them doubles and notched 10 RBI. The Sioux Falls, S.D., native also had an impressive showing against Iowa as she went 2-for-4 with three RBI in the 8-2 victory.

Glanzer put on quite the display over the weekend, as the freshman pitcher recorded a 3-0 recorded, all complete games and two of the wins saw the Sioux Falls, S.D, native give up no runs. Glanzer struck out five in wins over Iowa and Loyola Chicago and seven in a shutout win against Ohio. She struck out 17 total batters in 21 innings of work.

Player of the Week
Cylie Halvorson, South Dakota State
Fr. | Infield | Sioux Falls, S.D.

• Recorded three multi-hit games and two multi-RBI games as the Jackrabbits went 5-1 on the weekend

• Posted 10 RBI on eight hits and recorded a .421 batting average

• Also scored six runs and had a .455 on-base percentage

• First career player of the week award

Also nominated: Cara Beatty, North Dakota State; Ashlynn Uvila, North Dakota; Alyssa Ealy, Western Illinois; Alaina White, Purdue Fort Wayne

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


• Recorded three wins on three complete games at The Spring Games in Madeira Beach, Fla.

• Two games she pitched in resulted in zero earned runs

• Pitched 21 innings and recorded 17 strikeouts

• Earned the second weekly honor of the season

Also nominated: Nikki Pica, North Dakota State; Shaina Eyre, Purdue Fort Wayne; Abby Carlin, Western Illinois

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
March 2
Player of the Week: Lauren Eamiguel, South Dakota
Pitcher of the Week: Jannay Jones, North Dakota
March 9
Player of the Week: Cylie Halvorson, South Dakota State
Pitcher of the Week: Grace Glanzer, South Dakota State

 

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