BAY CITY, Mich. - The University of Findlay senior infielder Carly Borders (Lake Villa, Ill./Graylake North) and Ferris State University senior pitcher Dana Bowler (Lockport, Ill./Lockport) and have been chosen as the GLIAC Softball "Player of the Week" and "Pitcher of the Week", respectively.
GLIAC Softball Player of
University of Findlay
Senior, IF, L/L
Lake Villa, Ill./Graylake North
The University of Findlay senior
first basemen Carly Borders led the Oilers to a perfect 8-0 record
last week by hitting .454. Borders drove in 13 runs during
the week and scored 12 more. She hit three home runs,
recorded three triples and walked five times. The Lake Villa,
Ill. native is hitting .347 on the season with eight home runs and
33 runs batted in. She also leads the conference with 23
Softball Player Weekly Honor Roll: Carly West - AU, Amy Dunleavy- FS, Miranda Cleary - GV, Kate Hoop - HC, Alexa Holztrager - MU, Sam Zaborowski - NU, Alex Cribari - OD, Amanda Kines- SV, Calee Ruppel - WU, Jade McGarr - WS.
2013 "Players of the Week": (3/12) S. Zaborowski - NU, (3/19) C. Jividen - ODU, (3/25) E. Jones - GV, (4/1) K. Martin - GV, (4/8) A. Dunleavy - FS, (4/15) K. Bertram - GV, (4/22) C. Borders - UF.
GLIAC Softball Pitcher of
Ferris State University
Senior, Pitcher, R/R
Ferris State University senior pitcher Dana Bowler registered a perfect 4-0 mark over the weekend as the Bulldogs captured four of a possible six league road wins. Bowler tossed 30 innings with four complete games and allowed only five runs and 17 hits. She struck out 36 batters and walked only eight while registering an impressive 0.70 earned run average. In addition, the veteran ace also pitched two shutouts, which included a 5-0 victory to open the trip at Wayne State on Friday along with a thrilling 1-0 victory over Tiffin in nine innings on Sunday.
Softball Player Weekly Honor Roll: Brittany Dauterman - UF, Sara Andrasik - GV, Katie Ardrey - HC, Maddison Sebald - NU, Rachel Stanzel - OD, Sarah Appold - SV, Mackenzie Boehler - WS.
2013 "Pitchers of the Week": (3/12) H. Santora - GV, (3/19) M. Boehler - WSU, (3/25) R. Stanzal - ODU, (4/1) H. Santora - GV, (4/8) A. Young - TU, (4/15) Sara Andrasik - GV, (4/22) D. Bowler - FS.