St. Louis, Mo. (American Midwest Conference) - Karisa Hendrix of Williams Baptist College and Jessica Hardy of Columbia College claimed the American Midwest Conference Softball Pitcher and Player of the Week honors for March 12.
Hendrix is in her junior campaign with the Eagles and had another award winning week on the mound. The Cherokee Village, Ark., native threw a total of 25 innings on the week, posting three wins. Hendrix gave up just four hits and two unearned runs while fanning 29 batters. Karisa's highlight of the week came against No. 25th ranked Oklahoma Christian after throwing a 2-hit shutout, giving up zero walks.
OTHERS NOMINATED FOR AMC SOFTBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Brooke Warren, Stephens College; Lacy Blevins, Park University; Shelby Anderson, Williams Baptist College; Lindsey LeCuru, William Woods University.