Week 11 Softball Pitcher of the Week: Caroline Ruth (Limestone)

Limestone's Ruth Named Week 11 Softball Pitcher of the Week

   

Limestone College's Caroline Ruth was tabbed the Conference Carolinas Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played Apr. 8-14. This marks the third POTW for Ruth and sixth overall for Limestone.

Ruth, a freshman from Waxhaw, N.C., posted a 3-0 record and 0.00 ERA for the Saints last week. In 11 innings pitched, Ruth scattered four hits, gave up no runs, issued one walk, while registering 12 strikeouts. Ruth's best performance came in a 1-0 game one win over Claflin, pitching five innings while allowing one hit, one walk with eight strikeouts.


Southern Wesleyan's Martin Named Week 10 Softball Pitcher of the Week

   

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Southern Wesleyan University's Ashton Martin was tabbed the Conference Carolinas Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played Apr. 1-7. This marks the first POTW for Martin and third overall for Southern Wesleyan

A sophomore from Six Mile, S.C., Martin posted a 2-0 record and .50 ERA for the Warriors last week. In two complete game appearances and 14 innings pitched, Martin scattered five hits, give up one run (earned), while registering 14 strikeouts. Martin's best performance came in a 4-0 complete game win over Converse. Martin would just miss a no-hitter, giving up one hit while collecting nine strikeouts. Martin also hit .333 with three hits, including one home run, two RBI and one run scored in four games.


North Greenville's Griffin Named Week 9 Softball Pitcher of the Week

   

HIGH POINT, N.C. – North Greenville University's Jaelin Griffin was tabbed the Conference Carolinas Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played Mar. 25-31.

Griffin, a sophomore from Belmont, N.C., posted a 3-0 record, including a no-hitter, and 1.30 ERA for the Crusaders last week. In three complete game appearances and 27 innings pitched, Griffin let up 13 hits, nine walks and seven runs (five earned), while registering 23 strikeouts. Griffin's best performance came in a no-hitter against Barton, she would toss seven innings of work with three walks, one unearned run and seven strikeouts in the 7-1 win.


King's Gilbert Named Week 8 Softball Pitcher of the Week

   

HIGH POINT, N.C. – King University's Casey Gilbert was tabbed the Conference Carolinas Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played Mar. 18-24.

A junior from Hendersonville, N.C., Gilbert posted a 4-0 record and 0.30 ERA for the Tornado last week. In five appearances and 23.1 innings pitched, Gilbert let up 17 hits and with four walks, while only letting up two runs (one earned) and registering 15 strikeouts. In addition to her pitching, Gilbert hit .333 with 10 hits, four runs scored and three RBI.


Erskine's Houge Named Week 7 Softball Pitcher of the Week

   

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Erskine College's Hannah Houge was tabbed the Conference Carolinas Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played Mar. 11-17.

Houge, a sophomore from Boiling Springs, S.C., posted a 3-0 record and 0.00 ERA for the Fleet last week. In 19 innings of pitching, Houge let up seven hits and issued five walks, while letting up no runs and registering 25 strikeouts.


Mount Olive's Brogden Named Week 6 Softball Pitcher of the Week

   

HIGH POINT, N.C. – University of Mount Olive's Haley Brogden was named the Conference Carolinas Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played Mar. 4-10.

A sophomore from Mount Olive, N.C., Brogden posted a 2-0 record and .50 ERA for the Trojans last week. In 14 innings of pitching, Brogden allowed eight hits and issued only two walks, while tallying 14 strikeouts and only letting up one earned run.


Lees-McRae's Cunningham Named Week 5 Softball Pitcher of the Week

   

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Lees-McRae College's Kara Cunningham was named the Conference Carolinas Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 25 - Mar. 3.

Cunningham, a senior from Indian Trail, N.C., posted a 2-0 record and .91 ERA in the circle for the Bobcats, while batting .333 with four hits (2 2B, HR, 1B), four RBI and four runs scored. In 15.1 innings of pitching, Cunningham let up 14 hits and issued seven walks, but still registered 12 strikeouts and only let up two runs (both earned).


Mount Olive's Brogden Named Week 4 Softball Pitcher of the Week

   

HIGH POINT, N.C. – University of Mount Olive's Haley Brogden was named the Conference Carolinas Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 18-24.

A sophomore from Mount Olive, N.C., Brogden picked up a 4-0 complete game win over Charleston (WV) in her lone appearance last week. Brogden let up two hits while punching out seven batters in seven innings of work.


Limestone's Ruth Named Week 3 Softball Pitcher of the Week

   

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Limestone College's Caroline Ruth was named the Conference Carolinas Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 11-17.

Ruth, a freshman from Waxhaw, N.C., picked up a 5-1 complete game win over Anderson (SC) in her lone appearance last week. Ruth scattered three hits, issued one walk and one unearned run while punching out 10 batters in the process.


Limestone's Ruth Named Week 2 Softball Pitcher of the Week

   

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Limestone College's Caroline Ruth was named the Conference Carolinas Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 4-10.

A freshman from Waxhaw, N.C., Ruth picked up a pair of wins and a save to lead the Saints to a 3-0 record last week. In 14.2 innings of work, Ruth punched out 16 batters while scattering six hits, issuing three walks and allowing just two earned runs for a .95 ERA.


Limestone's Sullivan Named Week 1 Softball Pitcher of the Week

   

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Limestone College's Sydney Sullivan was named the Conference Carolinas Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 1-3.

Sullivan, a redshirt freshman from Jefferson, S.C., made a statement in her first start back from a season-ending ACL injury in 2018 by tossing a no-hitter against St. Andrews. In the 7-0 win, Sullivan would strikeout 10 batters and issue three walks in seven innings of work.