Washington senior Taran Alvelo was drafted eighth overall in the National Pro Fastpitch draft, selected by the Aussie Peppers. Alvelo, who leads the Pac-12 in strikeouts this season, was a second-round pick.
The Pac-12 Conference announced Gabbie Plain as the Pac-12 Pitcher of the Week. This is the second Pitcher of the Week award this season for Plain and fifth weekly award of her career. Plain joins Madison Huskey as a weekly award winner this week, with Huskey earning Freshman of the Week.
Washington's Madison Huskey has been named the Pac-12's Freshman of the Week today, her first career weekly award honor. Huskey hit two home runs during Washington's sweep of 23 Arizona State, extending Washington's winning streak to 13 games.