Hatters Sweep Weekly Atlantic Sun Softball Awards

Monday, April 15, 2013

MACON, Ga. – The Stetson pair of Jessica Griffin and Meredith Owen collected Atlantic Sun Softball Weekly Honors as announced by the conference on Monday.

Griffin went 7-for-13 at the plate for the Hatters this week, while teammate Owen went 3-0 in the circle and marked an ERA of 1.05 respectively.

PLAYER OF THE WEEK:
Jessica Griffin, Stetson
(Fr. – C/UT – Port St. John, Fla. – English)
  • First Career Player of the Week award
  • Batted .538 (7-for-13) for the Hatters in five conference games this week
  • Helped lead Stetson to a 4-1 week
  • Collected hits and scored runs in all five games
  • Had a key two-out RBI single in Stetson's 4-2 series clinching win vs. KSU on Sunday
  •  Only struck out once in 19 plate appearances this week
OTHER NOMINEES:
  • Mickey Bell (Sr., Lipscomb) – Knocked out a three-run home run in the Bisons 5-1 victory vs. No. 24 USC Upstate
  • Kelsey Carpenter (Jr., FGCU) – Finished with a .381 batting average and a .667 slugging percentage in six games this week
  • Dee Dee Davis (Jr., Northern Kentucky) – Hit five doubles and a home runs for the Norse in the week
  • Mariah Reynolds (Jr., North Florida) – Marked a home run for the Ospreys in three games this week
PITCHER OF THE WEEK:
Meredith Owen, Stetson
(Jr. – P – Jackson, Miss. – Marketing)
  • Second Career Pitcher of the Week award; Second this season
  • Went 3-0 on the week with a 1.05 ERA
  • Held opponents to a .164 batting average
  • Pitched three complete games including one shutout
  • Struck out a season-high 11 batters in a 3-1 win vs. Jacksonville
OTHER NOMINEES:
  • Amanda Josie (Jr., FGCU) – Went 3-1 in five appearances over the week for a total of 24.2 innings pitched
  • Tanner Sanders (Fr., Lipscomb) – Won two out of three games against A-Sun leader USC Upstate
  • Courtney Radke (Fr., North Florida) – Collected two wins and a save this week for the Ospreys
  • Emily Schwaeble (Fr., Northern Kentucky) – Pitched a 4-0 shutout vs. ETSU for the Norse
2013 Atlantic Sun Softball Weekly Awards
Date Player of the Week (School)
Pitcher of the Week (School)
Feb. 11 Maddison Kieffer (USC Upstate)
Amanda Henderson (Kennesaw State)
Feb. 18 Jackie Baird (ETSU)
Amanda Henderson (Kennesaw State)
Feb. 25 Shellie Robinson (USC Upstate)
Meredith Owen (Stetson)
Mar. 4 Chelsea Zgrabik (FGCU)
Kayla Goff (North Florida)
Mar. 11 Chrissy Morello (Stetson)
Jamie Ujvari (USC Upstate)
Mar. 18 Mariah Fernandez (FGCU)
Amanda Henderson (Kennesaw State)
Mar. 25 Krista Kennedy (Mercer)
Kaylie Wallace (North Florida)
April 1 Ashley Simon (Jacksonville)
Heather Parker (Lipscomb)
April 8 Jessica Barnes (FGCU)
Heather Parker (Lipscomb)
April 15 Jessica Griffin (Stetson)
Meredith Owen (Stetson)

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