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Pueblo County’s Sciacca Named MaxPreps/NFCA National High School Player of the Week
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – As a result of her impressive performances during games played over August 26-September 2, the NFCA has selected Angelina Sciacca of Pueblo County High School in Pueblo, Colo., as the MaxPreps/NFCA National High School Player of the Week for September 3.
Sciacca posted a staggering .923 batting average (12-for-13) over a three-game stretch for the Hornets while also walking twice to reach base successfully in 14 of her 15 total plate appearances. The junior also added two doubles, plated nine runs and registered an impressive 12 RBIs. During consecutive match-ups against Pueblo Centennial (Colo.) and Visa PEAK Prep (Colo.), Sciacca tallied back-to-back 5-for-5, three-run, five-RBI efforts.
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 will be announced on NFCA.org every Monday during the spring season, with one representative chosen from each of five separate high school regions. During the fall campaign, just a single player will be selected representing all 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 web sites 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.