Pac-12 Softball Players of the Week for May 16
Player of the Week: Delaney Spaulding, UCLA
• 3 GP, 9 R, 2 HR, 5 RBI, .667 AVG
• Spaulding posted the 10th, five-hit game in UCLA history on Friday to tie a school record, while also scoring five runs, to become just the second Bruin to score that many in one game.
• Homered in two of the first three wins against Arizona State last weekend.
• Scored nine times in the series, driving in five runs.
Pitcher of the Week: Taran Alvelo, Washington
• 3 GP, 3-0 record, 11.0 IP, 0.00 ERA
• Led the Huskies to a 3-0 weekend at No. 13 Utah.
• Limited Utah to just 8 hits while walking one.
• Did not allow an earned run in 11 innings.
Freshman of the Week: Rachel Garcia, UCLA
• 3 GP, 12.0 IP, 2.92 era, 2 R, 2 HR, 3 RBI, .455 AVG
• Had hits in all three games in three victories at Arizona State, going 5-for-11 (.455) with three RBI.
• Recorded a pair of hits and RBI, including a homer, in game one, adding two hits in game three.
• Picked up two of the Bruins' three wins in the circle, tossing a complete game both times.
• Struck out 11 in 12 innings, including eight in Thursday's win.
Player of the Week: Shannon Rhodes, ORE; Bessie Noll, STAN.
Pitcher of the Week: Megan Kleist, ORE; Carolyn Lee, STAN; Rachel Garcia, UCLA.
Freshman of the Week: Shannon Rhodes, ORE; Montana Dixon, STAN.
2017 PAC-12 SOFTBALL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
|Player of the Week||Pitcher of the Week||Freshman of the Week|
|May 16||Delaney Spaulding, UCLA||Taran Alvelo, WASH||Rachel Garcia, UCLA|
|May 9||Jenna Lilley, ORE||Maggie Balint, ORE||Maggie Balint, ORE|
|May 2||Jessie Harper, ARIZ||Megan Kleist, ORE||Jessie Harper, ARIZ|
|April 24||Katiyana Mauga, ARIZ||Rachel Garcia, UCLA||Rachel Garcia, UCLA|
|April 17||Alysha Everett, OSU||Taran Alvelo, WASH||Kelly Martinez, UTAH|
|April 10||Katiyana Mauga, ARIZ||Rachel Garcia, UCLA||Rachel Garcia, UCLA|
|April 3||Katiyana Mauga, ARIZ||Maggie Balint, ORE||Alyssa Palomino, ARIZ|
|Mar. 20||Sashel Palacios, ASU||Danielle O'Toole, ARIZ||Rachel Garcia, UCLA|
|Mar. 13||Chelsea Gonzales, ASU||Michelle Floyd, ARIZ||Jessie Harper, ARIZ|
|Mar. 6||Alexis Mack, ORE||Taylor Cotton, OSU||Miranda Elish, ORE|
|Feb. 28||Mo Mercado, ARIZ||Danielle O'Toole, ARIZ||Alyssa Barrera, UTAH|
|Feb. 21||Lauren Lindvall, ORE||Rachel Garcia, UCLA||Dejah Mulipola, ARIZ|
|Feb. 14||Katiyana Mauga, ARIZ||Teaghan Cowles, STAN||Taran Alvelo, WASH|