NWC Softball Position - Mar. 21-27, 2016

NWC Softball Position - Mar. 21-27, 2016

Softball Position Student-Athlete of the Week – Mar. 21-27, 2016

 

SHANNON WESSEL, Whitworth

Junior, Utility, Reno, Nev. / Galena HS

 

In six games, including the team's final two contests in Florida, Wessel led No. 24 Whitworth, which went 4-2, with a batting average of .615 (8-13), an on-base pct. of .737, and a slugging average of .923. She had two doubles and a triple among her eight hits and added four walks. She drove in five runs (including the game-winning RBI in Saturday's series finale against Pacific in the bottom of the seventh) and scored five times.  She had two hits in each of the first three games against Pacific.

 

Honorable Mention:

Kayla Anderson, George Fox (Sr, IF, Boise, Idaho)

Nichole Schroeder, Pacific Lutheran (Jr, C/IF, Olympia, Wash.)

Rachel Roberts, Pacific (Sr, IF, Oregon Coty, Ore.)

Kenzie Schmoll, Linfield (Jr, 2B, Grants Pass, Ore.)

Alex Shields, Willamette (Jr, C, Lake Forest, Calif.)

Kayla Andrus, Puget Sound (Sr, IF, Kent, Wash.)

 

Previous Honorees:

Rachel Roberts, Pac (2/15); Melanie Oord, Lin (2/22); Danielle Saunders, Wil (2/29); Rachel Roberts, Pac (3/7); Alissa Buss, Lin (3/14); Myranda Ramirez, Whw (3/21)