For the second straight weekend, weather caused several schedule changes for Valley teams. This week's Player of the Week is Liz Broyles of Wichita State, Pitcher of the Week is Katie Malone of Wichita State and Loyola's Brooke Wyderski took MVC Newcomer of the Week.
Weather wreaked havoc this weekend as three tournaments got cancelled. This week's Player of the Week goes to Erika Crissman (INS). Alyson Spinas-Valainis of Bradley was named MVC Pitcher of the Week and teammate Erika Hansen MVC Newcomer of the Week.
Andy Cheray and Chelsea Jones of Missouri State have been selected Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athletes of the Week, Commissioner Doug Elgin announced today. Cheray and Jones were honored for their performances during the period of February 9 - February 15.
This week's MVC Softball Player of the Week is Regam Romshek of Illinois State. Drake's Nicole Newman claimed Pitcher of the Week and Chelsea Thomas claimed MVC Newcomer of the Week for the second straight week.
Kyle Landon of Southern Illinois University Carbondale and Rebecca McPherson of Missouri State University have been selected Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athletes of the Week, Commissioner Doug Elgin announced today. Landon and Finley were honored for their performances during the period of February 2 - February 8.
The opening weekend of the 2015 softball season saw each Missouri Valley Conference team earning a win. Brittany Fortner of Wichita State was named MVC Player of the Week, Rebekah Schmidt of Drake took Pitcher of the Week with Missouri State's Chelsea Thomas taking MVC Newcomer of the Week.
Redshirt junior Cacy Williams was named to the 2015 USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year Top 50 Watch List, the Amateur Softball Association (ASA) of America and USA Softball announced on Wednesday.
Wichita State has been picked as this year’s preseason favorite in Missouri Valley Conference softball as voted by the league’s coaches. The Shockers earned seven first-place votes and 94 points. Illinois State took second-place with 87 points and Northern Iowa claimed third (79 points).