FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KAIT) - A Region 8 Razorback earned a national accolade.
Arkansas senior infielder Braxton Burnside is the D1Softball Player of the Week. The Paragould native hit 6 home runs in 6 Razorback wins last week. Burnside also had 11 RBI.
Burnside leads the SEC & is 3rd in the nation with 8 home runs this season.
11-2 Arkansas moved up to #15 in the D1Softball poll, they’re also #20 in the NFCA & USA Softball rankings. They’ll host Drake Thursday in a doubleheader starting at 3:00pm on SEC Network+. The Razorbacks will also play Kansas & Northwestern State in the Woo Pig Classic.