LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Abby Polk of Winder (Ga.)-Barrow High School was named 2022 MaxPreps/NFCA Fall High School Player of the Week. Polk is being recognized for her outstanding performance during the week of Oct. 10-16.
Polk keyed the Bulldoggs to three victories last week, hitting .800 and driving in 14 runs, eight of which came in a thumping of Clarke Central. The senior shortstop went 4-for-4 in that contest with a triple, home run and four runs scored. Polk also homered and registered four RBI in an 8-0 shutout of Heritage. She capped off the week with a double, triple, two RBI and two runs scored against Jefferson. For the week, Polk was 8-for-10 (.800) with a double, two triples, two long balls and eight runs scored. She slugged 1.900 and reached base at a .846 clip.
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 a 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 Player of the Week is announced on NFCA.org every Monday during the fall season.
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 MaxPreps 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.
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