HIGH POINT, N.C. – Barton College's Jordan Blake was named the Conference Carolinas Softball Player of the Week, while Erskine College's Morgan Hendrix was tabbed the Conference Carolinas Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played Feb. 1-4, the Conference announced today.
Blake, a freshman from Jackson Springs, N.C., put together a four-hit week with three extra-base hits (2 HR, 2B) and six RBI to lead the Bulldogs to a 1-1 opening week. Her best performance was a 3-for-4 outing with a homer, triple and five RBI.
A freshman from Kershaw, S.C., Hendrix made a splash in her collegiate debut by picking up a 3-1 complete game win against Wingate. She would give up two hits and one unearned run with five strikeouts and two walks in eight innings of work.
Also nominated for Softball Player of the Week: Peyton Wilson (Belmont Abbey), Makaila Irby (Southern Wesleyan), Parker Birch (Erskine) & Chelsea Digregorio (Lees-McRae)
Also nominated for Softball Pitcher of the Week: Cassidy Largen (Lees-McRae) & Annabeth Watkins (Belmont Abbey)
2018 Softball Players of the Week
Week One (Feb. 6) - Jordan Blake (Barton)
2018 Softball Pitchers of the Week
Week One (Feb. 6) - Morgan Hendrix (Erskine)