Fastpitch News has released its February 12, 2018, College Softball Players of the week awards. All nominations will be considered and are due each Monday by 3:00 pm eastern time. Please submit to firstname.lastname@example.org for review.
Alyssa (Tata) Davis
Davis was exceptional this past weekend. The second-year player had three home runs, two of which were grand slams. She 8-12 (.666) and tallied 15 RBI’s and five runs on the weekend.
King was lights out going 2-0 on the weekend. The senior also threw a no-hitter. In total, she had 23 strikeouts and allowed zero earned runs over 11 innings of work.
Samuels showed good power this past week going 5-8 (.625) with two home runs, seven RBI’s and three runs scored in three games.
Castillo has been turning heads as a freshman with her 15-2 record. Last week she went 2-0 with a no-hitter. She allowed just one earned run and struck out 18 over ten innings of work.
Gemuenden was locked in at the plate last week going 8-12 (.666). The sophomore hit one home run, one double and three triples. That was good for 11 RBI’s and seven runs.
Decker impressed from the circle last week posting a 2-0 record with one save. In her 14 innings of work, she struck out 21, allowed just four hits and zero earned runs.
Bryant put on a power display last week. The first year player went 11-22 with two doubles, two triples, and four home runs. That all resulted in 12 RBI’s for Bryant.
Gann went 3-0 with a save this past week. The freshman struck out 28 batters over her 20 innings of work. She is now second in the nation for K/7 at 11.43.