LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Jordyn Bahl of Papillion (Neb.)-LaVista High School was named MaxPreps/NFCA National High School Player of the Week for her outstanding play during the week of August 19-25.
Bahl posted stellar numbers, which included a perfect game, from the circle during a 5-0 week for the Monarchs. The junior hurler was 4-0 with a 0.00 ERA and 43 strikeouts in 20 innings of work. Bahl limited her opposition to an unearned run, two hits, a walk and an .031 batting average.
She fanned 10 and did not allow a base runner in a five-inning perfect game against Papillion-LaVista South. Twenty-four hours later, Bahl held Elkhorn to no hits with a week-high 13 strikeouts in six innings of work. She went the distance in a six-inning victory over Millard North, allowing a run on one hit and striking out 12. She also added eight more punchouts in a three-inning outing versus North Star. Additionally, Bahl helped out with her bat, hitting .385, with a double, home run and eight RBI.
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.orgevery 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.
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.
2019-20 MaxPreps/NFCA Players of the Week
8/27/19 – Jordyn Bahl / Papillion (Neb.)-LaVista High School