LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Hernando’s (Brooksville, Fla.) Madyson Lamp, Hanks’ (El Paso, Texas) Nadia Valverde and Woodland (Calif.) Christian’s Jordyn Hutchins were selected MaxPreps/NFCA National High School Players of the Week for games played the week of March 5-11.
In two games last week, Lamp was a perfect eight-for-eight with 12 RBI and six runs scored. She registered two doubles, two home runs and a triple, contributing to her 2.250 slugging percentage. The junior third baseman registered a pair of 4-for-4 outings. Lamp hit both of her long balls, tripled, drove in eight and scored four times against Ridgewood. She roped two doubles and knocked in four runs versus Hudson.
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Valverde hit .900, recording nine hits, three in each game, three home runs and 11 RBI. She recorded nine runs, three in each contest, and a 1.800 slugging percentage. Valverde, a junior, drove in seven with two home runs against Parkland. In a one-run victory against Eastlake, she was 3-for-3 with a round tripper and three RBI.
Hutchins hit .917 with two doubles, a triple, four home runs, 12 RBI and a 2.667 leading Woodland Christian to three wins last week. She also scored nine times and added five innings of shutout ball with seven strikeouts. In an 11-2 win over Dixon, Hutchins was 4-for-4 with a triple, two homers and six RBI. She left the yard two more times, drove in four and doubled against Woodland. The sophomore scored three runs in each game. In the circle against Woodland, she allowed two hits, fanned six and walked a batter in six innings of work.
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 spring season with a player from each of five separate high school regions is selected. During the fall campaign, 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.