LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Bryna Kapelke of Broomfield (Colo.) High School was named MaxPreps/NFCA National High School Player of the Week for her outstanding play during the week of August 26-Sept. 1.
Kapelke hit .833 (15-for-18), recording nine extra base hits (two doubles, four triples, three home runs) for an 1.889 slugging percentage, 13 RBI and eight runs scored. Her offensive output keyed the Eagles to a 4-1 week, including a 3-1 showing at the Colorado Tournament of Champions. In an 8-5 win over Dakota Ridge, Kapelke was 4-for-4 with a double, two homers and five RBI. She registered two triples and a long ball versus Brighton. The junior added three more hits (double, triple) and two runs scored in a 9-7 triumph over Union High School out of Oklahoma.
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.
Please note, in order for a school to have multiple player(s) recognized during the course of a season, a coach from that institution must be an NFCA member. To become an NFCA member, please click HERE or call 502-409-4600.
2019-20 MaxPreps/NFCA Players of the Week
9/3/19 – Bryna Kapelke / Broomfield (Colo.) High School
8/27/19 – Jordyn Bahl / Papillion (Neb.)-LaVista High School