Harreld, Warford Sweep Weekly Awards
BEREA, Ky. - Asbury University junior Maris Harreld and senior Mary Ann Warford were named the KIAC softball pitcher and player of the week by KIAC officials on Monday, March 19th.
Harreld pitched 17.1 innings over three games last week and finished with a 1.21 earned run averaged. She ended the week with a 1-1 record. Asbury lost a pair of close games to Lindsey Wilson and defeated Brescia 6-3. The junior pitcher only allowed three earned runs last week. She led Asbury to a win over Brescia while pitching all seven innings and striking out four opposing batters. She is currently 1-2 on the season with a 1.15 ERA.
Warford hit safely in three of four games played last week and finished the week with a .583 batting average (7-for-12). Asbury finished the week with a 2-2 record after losing two games to Lindsey Wilson and picking up two wins against Brescia. The senior center fielder finished the week with a double, 5 stolen bases, and five runs scored. She is currently hitting .462 (18-for-39).
Asbury is currently 5-11 overall and 2-0 in conference play. They will return to action on March 20th when they host IU Southeast for a doubleheader.