LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Osage (Kaiser, Mo.) High School’s Kerrigan Gamm knocked in over half her team’s runs to garner MaxPreps/NFCA National High School Player of the Week honors for games played Aug. 29-Sept. 4.
In just two games, Gamm homered three times, recorded 13 RBI and slugged 2.125 in victories over Tuscumbia (13-0) and Versailles (12-2). She opened the week with a 3-for-4 outing, a long ball and six RBI against Tuscumbia. The sophomore followed with a season-high seven RBI and two home runs, along with a double and four hits versus Versailles. In addition to her monstrous offensive output, Gamm tossed nine shutout innings and picked up a win with a six-inning, two-hit shutout against Tuscumbia (7 K, 0 BB).
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 click HERE 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.