Fastpitch News has released its February 6, 2018, NCAA DII 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.
Pakes had a live bat this past weekend knocking in 12 RBI with three doubles and two home runs. She batted .611 (11-18). What was also impressive was her 1.111 slugging percentage.
Smith came out firing to start the season with 24 strikeouts in 14 innings pitched. That helped her post a 2-0 recond this past week. She also recorded a shutout and only allowed one earned run in her two wins.