Fastpitch News has released its February 21, 2017, Players of the week awards in NCAA DII. 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.
Co-Player of the Week
Chelsea Canara had a big week for Valdosta. Canara lands here because last week she batted .578 with 16 RBI and three home runs in five games. On the season she is batting .460 and leads the team with a .820 slugging percentage.
Maddie Dow had a huge week for Southern Arkansas in their four games last week. At the plate, she went 8-for-13 for a .615 average. That is not the most impressive part, she had a 1.538 slugging percentage with four home runs, and eight RBI.
Pitcher of the Week
Barbara Billingsley made four appearances and three starts this past weekend. She came away with a perfect 3-0 record. Over the four games, she threw 22 innings allowing just three runs and striking out 13. Billingsley is now 7-1 on the season with a 2.04 ERA.