MISENHEIMER, N.C. -- Vada Blue Sherrill was named the ECAC South Player of the Week for the week of March 5-11, the league announced this afternoon. This was the first week of the Spring Player of the Week honors for the ECAC.
In her eight games last week, Sherrill produced a .500 batting average (14-for-28) with 14 runs scored, six home runs and 19 RBIs. In game two of a doubleheader against Johnson C. Smith, Sherrill hit grand slams in back-to-back at-bats and finished the game with three homers and 10 RBI. For the week, Sherrill posted a slugging percentage of 1.250 and walked six times with zero strikeouts. Her on-base percentage was .588 and she went a perfect 10-for-10 in stolen bases on the week. The Falcons went 7-1 on the week.
Sherrill and the Falcons return to action tomorrow when they host Meredith at 1 p.m.