MAITLIN RAYCROFT OF TEXAS LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY, a senior pitcher from Spring, Texas, has been named the SCAC Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played through February 11th.
Raycroft tossed her ninth no-hitter in 24 career starts with the Bulldogs to lead TLU to a doubleheader sweep of Huston-Tillotson Saturday afternoon. TLU won the first game 7-0 behind Raycroft's pitching dominance. Raycroft (1-0) struck out 16 and walked just one.
Raycroft hurled eight no-hitters a year ago and was an NFCA All-American and a national player of the year finalist. This year, she is a preseason All-American and once again on the NFCA Player of the Year watch list.
Other outstanding performances in the SCAC:
Freshman pitcher Allie Holbrook of Trinity University earned the win in both games of Trinity's doubleheader sweep of Concordia over the weekend.
|SCAC Softball Pitchers-of-the-Week|
|Week 1||Adrienne Edwards, Trinity University|
|Week 2||Maitlin Raycroft, Texas Lutheran University|