D1Softball Weekly Awards: Milloy, Mullins, MarienTop Stories
Player of the Week: Kiki Milloy, Tennessee
The senior outfielder finished the week 5 for 8 with two home runs, eight runs scored and eight RBI. All eight of her RBI came in the SEC-opening series sweep against Ole Miss. In the opening game, Milloy had a grand slam and a solo home run. She drew three walks in the series. Through 21 games, Milloy is batting .517 and slugging 1.293 with 13 home runs and 31 RBIs.
Pitcher of the Week: Jessica Mullins, Texas State
The junior righthander went 2-1 with a 1.11 ERA and 22 strikeouts at the Bevo Classic with wins against then No. 10 Alabama and No. 11 Texas. Mullins threw 25 innings with three complete games and in 378 pitches. She allowed just two hits and struck out eight in Texas State’s 3-1 win against Alabama. Mullins has an ERA of 1.19 this season.
Freshman of the Week: Hannah Marien, Stetson
The rookie tossed 21.1 innings giving up 11 hits and zero earned runs. Marien threw a three-hit shutout with seven strikeouts in a 1-0 win over USC Upstate, the day after limiting USC Upstate to just two hits and one run. Earlier in the week, Marien recorded a career-high 12 strikeouts against Holy Cross.