LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Abbie Danchus of St. Dominic High School (O’Fallon, Mo.) was named MaxPreps/NFCA High School Player of the Week. Danchus is being recognized for her outstanding performance during the week of Sept. 6-12.
Danchus keyed the Crusaders to a 6-1 last week, hitting .750 (18-for-24) with nine doubles, a home run and 19 RBI. She posted six multi-hit and multi-RBI games in addition to recording at least one double in six games. Danchus notched four-hit outings versus Cor Jesu Academy, St. Francis Borgia and Pacific. In the latter contest, the junior catcher doubled twice, homered, scored three times and drove in six runs. Danchus added three two-baggers and four RBI against Cor Jesu. She also left the yard and registered three RBI versus Warrenton.
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. During the spring campaign, a player from each of five separate high school regions is selected.
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.
2021 Max Preps/NFCA Players of the Week (Fall)
9/13/21 – Abbie Danchus – Junior – St. Dominic (Mo.)
9/6/21 – Danielle Schlader – Senior – Marian (Neb.)
8/30/21 – Taylor Long – Senior – Sonoraville (Ga.)
8/23/21 – Amanda Licht – Senior – Cherry Creek HS (Colo.)