LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Junior Sieara Price of Eaton (Colo.) High School powered her way to MaxPreps/NFCA National High School Player of the Week honors for contests played from August 24-30.
Price slugged 2.000 with five of her eight hits going for extra bases, including a pair of home runs, and was responsible for 18 of her team's runs (12 RBI & 6 runs). In addition, the junior hit .889 (8-9) with two doubles, a triple, two walks and a .833 on base percentage. Price started the season in style by reaching base safely in her first four plate appearances in a 17-4 win over Skyline. Price launched a three-run home run, doubled and knocked in five runs during her season debut. Price continued with a 3-for-4, three RBI outing against Platte Valley and concluded the week with a double, home run and four RBI versus Lyons. She also scored twice in each of the three contests.
MaxPreps.com, the official high school statistical provider of the NFCA, provides all statistics for the NFCA High School Player of the Week award. To nominate a player for the award, the coach must enter his or her athlete's game stats into MaxPreps.com by Sunday evening to be eligible for that week’s award.
The MaxPreps/NFCA High School Players of the Week are announced on NFCA.org every Monday during the fall season, with one representative chosen from the participating regions. During the spring campaign, a player from each of five separate high school regions is selected.
Please note, in order for a school to have multiple player(s) recognized during the course of a season, a coach from that institution must be an NFCA member. To become an NFCA member, please check out NFCA.org or call 502-409-4600.
MaxPreps is a free stat tool that is available to high school coaches across the country and is one of the most recognized and respected high school athletics websites on the internet. Coaches who enter their team’s stats on Max Preps will not only be nominating their players for this award, but they will be getting their team’s information out to thousands of high school sports fans, as well as college coaches across the country.
2015-16 Max Preps/NFCA Players of the Week
8/31 – Sieara Price | Eaton HS (Colo.)
8/24 – Callyn Carter | Charlton County HS (Ga.)