ATLANTA (April 1, 2019) – The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) has announced that Emily Stockalper of Hendrix and Jessica Perley of Birmingham-Southern have been named the SAA Softball Player and Pitcher of the Week honorees.
Emily Stockalper - Hendrix
Stockalper had a great week going 8-for-13 at the plate. She finished with six runs and six RBI while also hitting two triples and a double. Along with her .615 average, Stockalper finished the week with a 1.000 slugging percentage.
Jessica Perley - Birmingham-Southern
Perley earned three wins as BSC had victories over Covenant, Maryville, and No. 13 Berry. The Vikings came into the series averaging 8.32 runs per game and Perley held them to just three earned. In a team-high 19.2 innings in the circle, she struck out 13 and allowed just three walks for the week. Perley finished with a 1.07 ERA with two complete games and a shutout. She now leads the league with a 1.77 ERA.