LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Wahoo (Neb.) High School’s Autumn Iversen was named 2022 MaxPreps/NFCA Fall High School Player of the Week. Iversen is being recognized for her outstanding performance during the week of Sept. 26-Oct. 2.
Iversen launched six home runs and was nearly perfect at the plate (10-for-11) as she powered the Warriors to three wins last week. She added a triple, nine RBI and 11 runs scored, walked twice, posted a .923 OBP and slugged an eye-popping 2.727. Iversen homered in all three of her at bats versus Arlington (4 RBI, 4 runs). She left the yard twice, drove in two and scored three times in an 8-6 triumph over Norris. The senior capped off the week with a 5-for-5 outing, falling a double short of the cycle against Gross Catholic in which Iversen registered a triple, homer, three RBI and four runs scored. Additionally, Iversen struck out 18 and allowed two earned runs and five hits over nine innings of work.
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.
The NFCA (National Fastpitch Coaches Association) is the professional organization for fastpitch softball coaches. Known for its highly-regarded coaches polls and All-America awards, the NFCA also educates and supports softball coaches on a variety of different levels: from podcasts to awards, to in-person events and National Convention.