LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Makenzie Stiles of Deposit (N.Y.) High School , Molly Carney of Howell (Mich.) High School and Alyssa Pfadenhauer of Danville (Iowa) High School were selected MaxPreps / NFCA National High School Players of the Week for their outstanding play during the week of June 3-9.
In a 6-1 win over Eldred, Stiles struck out 17 in a complete-game performance. She allowed a run on three hits and did not walk a batter. Stiles also helped herself out offensively, going 2-for-3 with a double and three RBI.
Carney posted a 3-0 mark and a 0.00 ERA last week. She twirled a pair of shutouts and struck out 33 over 21 innings of work. She tossed a two-hit shutout with 16 punchouts and no walks in a 4-0 win over St. Joseph. Carney followed that up with a five-hit blanking of Gull Lake with nine strikeouts in a 1-0 triumph.
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Pfadenhauer hit .733 (11-for-15) with a double, triple, home run and 10 runs scored. The senior drew three walks, posted an .800 on-base percentage and slugged 1.133. She scored multiple times in four contests and record three multi-hit games. Pfadenhauer collected three hits against New London and Cardinal, and scored three times versus Centerville. She launched her first long ball of the season against Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont.
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 spring campaign with a player from each of five separate high school regions being selected. In the fall season, one representative is chosen from the participating regions.
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.