LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Jana Lee of Dougherty High School (Albany, Ga.) garnered 2020-21 MaxPreps/NFCA High School Player of the Week honors for her outstanding performance during the week of Oct. 12-18.
Powered by her bat and arm, Lee keyed the Trojans to three victories last week. The senior was a perfect 12-for-12 at the plate with three doubles, a triple, two home runs, 11 RBI and nine runs scored. In the circle, Lee went 3-0 with a 0.00 ERA and 35 strikeouts in 11 innings of work. She tossed a four-inning no-hitter, surrendered just two hits and walked one.
In two wins over Westover, Lee did not allow a hit in eight innings, struck out 13 in each contest and hurled a game-one no-no. In the first contest, she was a single short of the cycle with six RBI. Lee registered five hits, six RBI and a double in game two. She capped off the week by notching four more hits, three RBI, a double and long ball versus Monroe, striking out nine Golden Tornadoes and allowing two hits over three innings. Lee scored three times in each contest and slugged 1.916 for the week.
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, 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 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.
2020-21 Max Preps/NFCA Players of the Week
10/19/20 – Jana Lee / Dougherty High School (Albany, Ga.)
10/12/20 – Mack Blair / Lakeside High School (Atlanta, Ga.)
10/5/20 – Jaquelyn Schelkopf / Fillmore Central/Exeter-Milligan High School (Geneva, Neb.)
9/28/20 – Angela Smith / Air Academy High School (Air Force Academy, Colo.)
9/21/20 – Jordyn Bahl / Papillion (Neb.)-LaVista High School
9/14/20 – Rozzie Mendoza / Fort Lupton (Colo.) High School
9/8/20 – Carleigh Eurek / Kearney (Neb.) Catholic High School
8/31/20 – Taylor Long / Sonoraville High School (Calhoun, Ga.)