LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Austin College softball player Sophia Hernandez has been named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week for games played from February 24 through March 2, the league office has announced.
Hernandez, a sophomore from Irving, tossed a complete game and picked up a win against Greenville in her only appearance of the week. Hernandez struck out five batters and allowed three runs, only two earned, on seven hits. She also helped her own cause with an RBI double in the game.
This is the second player of the week award for Hernandez this season. Earlier this year she was named the SCAC Hitter of the Week.
Austin College athletic teams participate as a member of the NCAA Division III and the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference.