LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Bennington (Neb.) High School’s Abi Brown was named 2022 MaxPreps/NFCA Fall High School Player of the Week. Brown is being recognized for her outstanding performance during the week of Sept. 12-18.
Brown launched four home runs and recorded nine RBI as she keyed the Badgers to five wins last week. The senior opened her account with a long ball and two RBI in a victory over Waverly. She collected three hits against York and Hastings, leaving the yard and driving in three runs against the latter. Brown capped off her week with two more homers, three RBI and two runs scored versus Norris. For the week, she hit .714 (10-for-14) with a double, triple, five runs, two walks and a 1.785 slugging percentage. Brown was also error free in the field, posting a 1.000 fielding percentage in 19 attempts (16 PO, 3 A).
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.