LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Senior Victoria Haugsness of North Platte (Mo.) High School is this week’s MaxPreps/NFCA National High School Player of the Week for contests played September 28-Oct. 4.
Haugsness twirled a pair of complete-game shutouts with 19 strikeouts and also knocked in four runs helping North Platte post victories over DeKalb and Lawson to extend its winning streak to seven games. In a 2-0 blanking of DeKalb, the 5-7 senior struck out 10, allowed four hits and a walk in her first start of the week. The next day Haugsness punched out nine, surrendered two hits and did not walk a batter in a 5-0 triumph over Lawson. She also helped herself out at the plate with a pair of hits, four RBI and a double, while picking up her 20th win of the season.
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.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.
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 check out NFCA.org or call 502-409-4600.
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.
2015-16 Max Preps/NFCA Players of the Week
10/6 – Victoria Haugsness | North Platte (Mo.) HS
9/28 – Taylor Parham | Wilber-Clatonia (Neb.) HS
9/21 – Savannah Chalfant | Gilmer (Ga.) HS
9/14 – Madison Ingram | Bowling Green (Mo.) HS
9/7 – Riley Craig | Mountain Range (Colo.) HS
8/31 – Sieara Price | Eaton (Colo.) HS
8/24 – Callyn Carter | Charlton County (Ga.) HS