Limestone's Brewington and King's Gilbert Named Conference Carolinas Softball Players of the Week

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Limestone College's Vic Brewington was named the Conference Carolinas Softball Player of the Week, while King University's Casey Gilbert was tabbed the Conference Carolinas Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played Mar. 18-24, the Conference announced today.

A freshman from Walterboro, S.C., Brewington led the Saints to a 3-3 overall record last week, including 2-2 in Conference Carolinas play. Brewington hit .556 with 10 hits, including three extra-base hits (2B, 3B, HR), with seven RBI and three runs scored. Brewington's best performance came in a 6-5 game one win over UNC Pembroke, going 3-for-4 with a triple, home run, three RBI and one run scored.

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.


Also nominated for Softball Player of the Week
Delaney Byers (Southern Wesleyan) - Batted .429 with six hits and five RBI in four games.
Melissa Neyhouse (Belmont Abbey) - Batted .263 with five hits and three RBI in six games.
Brooklyn Stone (North Greenville) - Batted .524 with 11 hits and three RBI in six games.
Callie Ferrell (Mount Olive) - Batted .368 with seven hits and three RBI in six games.
Shi Cain (Erskine) - Batted .500 with five hits and three RBI in four games.
Faith Cooke (Lees-McRae) - Batted .500 with six hits and two RBI in four games.
Mary Baxter (Emmanuel) - Batted .478 with 11 hits and four RBI in eight games.
Kay Brokering (King) - Batted .481 with 13 hits and nine RBI in eight games.

Also nominated for Softball Pitcher of the Week
Ivorie Maltby (Belmont Abbey) - 2-1 record with 18.1 innings pitched with 14 strikeouts and 1.53 ERA in three appearances.
Caroline Ruth (Limestone) - 1-1 record with 19 innings pitched with 20 strikeouts and 1.47 ERA in three appearances.
Jaelin Griffin (North Greenville) - 2-0 record with 14.2 innings pitched with 19 strikeouts and 1.43 ERA in three appearances.
Haley Brogden (Mount Olive) - 1-2 record with 18 innings pitched with 16 strikeouts and 0.39 ERA in three appearances.
Hannah Houge (Erskine) - 1-1 record with 14 innings pitched with 19 strikeouts and 2.50 ERA in two appearances.
Kara Cunningham (Lees-McRae) - 2-0 record with 15 innings pitched with 24 strikeouts and 0.00 ERA in two appearances, while batting .357 with five hits and one RBI in four games.
Ashton Martin (Southern Wesleyan) - 2-0 record with 13 innings pitched with six strikeouts and 2.15 ERA in two appearances, while batting .111 with one hit in four games.

2019 Softball Players of the Week

Week One (Feb. 5) - Morgan Smith (Belmont Abbey)
Week Two (Feb. 12) - Lydia Clanton (Southern Wesleyan)
Week Three (Feb. 19) - Taylor Payne (Erskine)
Week Four (Feb. 26) - Kay Brokering (King)
Week Five (Mar. 5) - Kay Brokering (King)
Week Six (Mar. 12) - Heather Childress (Mount Olive)
Week Seven (Mar. 19) - Jessica Onega (Barton)
Week Eight (Mar. 26) - Vic Brewington (Limestone)

2019 Softball Pitchers of the Week
Week One (Feb. 5) - Sydney Sullivan (Limestone)
Week Two (Feb. 12) - Caroline Ruth (Limestone)
Week Three (Feb. 19) - Caroline Ruth (Limestone)
Week Four (Feb. 26) - Haley Brogden (Mount Olive)
Week Five (Mar. 5) - Kara Cunningham (Lees-McRae)
Week Six (Mar. 12) - Haley Brogden (Mount Olive)
Week Seven (Mar. 19) - Hannah Houge (Erskine)
Week Eight (Mar. 26) - Casey Gilbert (King)