Pac-12 Softball Weekly Awards - May 2, 2022
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Allie Skaggs, So., INF, Arizona (Louisville, Ky.)
» 4 G, .400 AVG, 6 H, 3 HR, 5 R, 9 RBI, 1 BB, 1.000 SLG
- Hit .400 (6-for-15) to help lead the Wildcats to doubleheader sweeps of New Mexico State and Fresno State.
- Three of her six hits were home runs, drove in nine runs, scored five and slugged 1.000.
- Notched her second grand slam of the season in Arizona's run-rule victory over New Mexico State in the second game of the doubleheader, which was part of a multi-home run outing.
- Tied her career-high of five RBIs in a single game in the Wildcats' second game against New Mexico State.
- Currently leads Arizona in home runs (19), which is the second-best mark in the conference.
- Second consecutive Pac-12 Player of the Week honor.
ALSO NOMINATED: Aliya Belarde, Utah; Ariel Carlson, Oregon; Makenna Harper, Arizona State; Madison Huskey, Washington; Briana Perez, UCLA; Makena Smith, Cal.
PITCHER OF THE WEEK: Gabbie Plain, Sr., P, Washington (Harrington Park, Australia)
» 2-0, 2 GS, 2 CG, 14.0 IP, 8 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 0 HR, 16 K, 0.50 ERA
- Had two complete-game outings, while notching a shutout to help the Huskies to a series sweep of then-No. 21 Stanford.
- Recorded 16 strikeouts in 14 innings, including nine against the Cardinal on Sunday, her most since March 12 against Colorado State (14).
- Has now recorded seven consecutive victories, while also only allowing one earned run in her last five games.
- Second straight Pac-12 Pitcher of the Week and fourth this season (Feb. 15, Feb. 22, April 25, May 2).
ALSO NOMINATED: Hanah Bowen, Arizona; Makenna Kliethermes, Oregon; Lindsay Lopez, Arizona State; Shi Smith, Utah.
FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK: Paige Dimler, Fr., OF, Arizona (Vista, Calif.)
» 4 G, .563 AVG, 4 HR, 9 H, 5 R, 8 RBI, 21 TB, 1.313 SLG
- Hit .563 (9-for-16) to help the Wildcats notch doubleheader sweeps against New Mexico State and Fresno State.
- Homered in each of Arizona's four wins as she drove in 8 runs, scored five and slugged 1.313.
- Posted a career-best 3-for-4 with four RBI in Arizona's run-rule victory on April 27 against New Mexico State.
- Tied her career high of three hits in Arizona's second doubleheader win over Fresno State on April 30.
- Currently second among Pac-12 freshmen in home runs (10).
ALSO NOMINATED: Kiki Escobar, Oregon State; Stevie Hansen, Oregon; Kendall Lundberg, Utah; Cydney Sanders, Arizona State.