Harli Ridling of Kansas and Oklahoma's Paige Parker have earned Big 12 Softball Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively, for the ninth week of competition. This marks the second honor of the season for Ridling and the third for Parker.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Shay Knighten, Oklahoma, So., INF, Buena Park, Calif.
- Totaled four home runs in three outings after entering the weekend with three home runs on the season.
- Slugged 1.636 with a .583 on-base percentage and 10 RBI on her way to becoming the first Sooner since Shelby Pendly in April 2015 to hit at least four home runs in a three-game stretch.
- Notched a home run in Game 2 at Texas Tech, which turned out to be the winning run.
PITCHER OF THE WEEK
Paige Parker, Oklahoma, Jr., LHP, Independence, Mo.
- Improved to 17-5 on the season after helping Oklahoma to a win on Saturday.
- Struck out eight in 4.0 innings with just one hit allowed and no runs.
- Has allowed no runs in her last 18.0 innings.
BIG 12 SOFTBALL WEEKLY AWARDS
|February 14||Taylor Dodson, KU, UT, Sr.||Alexis Reid, KU, P, So.|
|February 21||Sami Williams, ISU, 2B, So.||Emma Hylen, ISU, RHP, So.|
|February 28||Shelby Friudenberg, BU, IF, Jr.||Tiarra Davis, UT, LHP, Sr.|
|March 7||Shelby McGlaun, BU, DP/P, Fr.||Kelsee Selman, BU, RHP, Sr.|
|March 14||Harli Ridling, KU, C, Jr.||Paige Parker, OU, LHP, Jr.|
|March 22||Sydney Romero, OU, OF, Jr.||Mariah Lopez, OU, RHP, Fr.|
|March 28||Nicole Mendes, OU, UT, Fr.||Kelsee Selman, BU, RHP, Sr.|
|April 4||Macey Hatfield, OU, UT, Sr.||Kelsee Selman, BU, RHP, Sr.|
|April 11||Lindsey Cargill, BU, 3B, Sr.||Paige Lowary, OU, LHP, Jr.|
|Shay Knighten, OU, INF, So.|
|April 18||Kaitlyn Washingotn, UT, OF, Fr.||Paige Parker, OU, LHP, Jr.|
|April 25||Harli Ridling, KU, C, Jr.||Paige Parker, OU, LHP, Jr.|
|May 2||Shay Knighten, OU, INF, So.||Paige Parker, OU, LHP, Jr.|