UCLA senior pitcher Anjelica Selden (Vacaville, Calif.) has been named the Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division I Player of the Week for the week ending February 24, it was announced on Tuesday. 

Selden had a part in four of the Bruins’ five wins at the Palm Springs Classic last weekend, producing wins over three NFCA top-25 opponents to go along with a save and 38 strikeouts in 22 innings. With their perfect 5-0 record at the tournament, UCLA moved up four spots from No. 11 to No. 7 in the latest USA Today/NFCA Division I Top 25 Poll. 

After picking up the save against Massachusetts on Friday afternoon, Selden followed with a 13-strikeout performance in a two-hitter against 18th-ranked Georgia that evening. On Saturday, Selden did not walk a batter and struck out seven, limiting then-No. 10 Baylor to four hits in a 6-1 victory. 

On Sunday, Selden set a new career high for strikeouts in a seven-inning game with 17 against second-ranked Northwestern, giving up just four hits in a 6-2 win over the Wildcats. Selden struck out the side in the third, fifth and seventh innings and fanned the final four batters of the game. 

Selden improved to 7-1 on the season with 78 strikeouts in 52 innings. She also has only four walks on the season. 

Keep Your Coaching Pitch Perfect.

cell wade, nfca partner, nfca maxpreps, max preps, nfca partner, nfca bownet, nfca partner, nfca kris caldwell, edward jones, nfca official sponsor, financial advisor, nfca

For Those Who Know Even
Days Off Are Days On.

Learn About The Perks And Join NFCA Today.

Benefits Join Today