Kansas City, Mo. - Arizona Christian's Claire Buckley and Science & Arts' (Okla.) Emily Cerny were named NAIA Player and Pitcher of the Week for games played March 7-13.
Buckley racked-up 25 total bases with 12 hits, four doubles and three home runs to help the Firestorm go 3-1 on the week. She drove in eight runs and slugged 1.667.
Cerny recorded her second no-hitter of the season in an 11-strikeout performance last week. Additionally, the senior posted a 0.31 ERA, allowed just five hits and fanned 46 batters on the way to four wins in five games.
Student-athletes were nominated for their performances and were selected out of a pool of conference and Continental Athletic Conference (Independents) award winners.
-- Courtesy of the NAIA