Softball Weekly Honors - March 12
**Full Report Will Be Available Later This Evening**
PLAYER OF THE WEEK:
Sarah Mooney • James Madison
Huntersville, N.C./North Mecklenburg, So., Pitcher / Utility
Mooney received CAA Player of the Week honors by helping James Madison to a perfect 5-0 record in the Coastal Carolina Chanticleer Challenge last weekend. The Huntersville, N.C. native hit .625 with five homers to go along with 12 RBI and a stolen base. She recorded a hit in all five games at the tournament and hit a home run in four straight games, setting a new school record.
PITCHER OF THE WEEK:
Jailyn Ford • James Madison
Hot Springs, Va./Bath County, Fr., Pitcher
Ford earned her second CAA Pitcher of the Week honor after going 1-0 with a save in two appearances in the circle at the Coastal Carolina Chanticleer Challenge. Ford limited her opponents to four hits and three walks while striking out 20 in 10 innings pitched. The Hot Springs, Va. native struck out a school record 16 in tossing a two-hit shutout in the Dukes' 2-0 win over Coastal Carolina last Sunday.
ROOKIES OF THE WEEK:
Gabby Klecko • Delaware
Colts Neck, N.J./Red Bank Catholic, Fr., Outfielder
Klecko received CAA Rookie of the Week accolades after leading Delaware with six hits and three stolen bases in the Blue Hens' 4-0 weekend at the Hampton University Tournament. Klecko batted .500 at the tournament while adding an RBI single in the Blue Hens' 7-3 win over Siena Friday. The Colts Neck, N.J. native also finished 3-for-3 with a double and two stolen bases in Delaware's victory over Hampton Saturday.
Taylor Matkins • UNCW
Greenville, N.C./D.H. Conley, Fr., Outfielder
Matkins picked up her first career CAA Rookie of the Week honor after batting .500 with four RBI and four runs scored in leading UNCW to a 4-1 record last week. The Greenville, N.C. native finished 3-for-3 with one RBI and a run scored in the Seahawks' 7-3 victory over Presbyterian last Saturday. Matkins holds a .262 batting average this season with 11 hits and 8 RBI.