Pitcher: Zana Lorbetske, Junior, Rhinelander, WI/Three Lakes
Despite a rough start against No. 4 Texas-Tyler, Lorbetske dialed in the rest of the week, recording 37 strikeouts, including six versus No. 3 East Texas Baptist and nine against No. 22 Louisiana College. The junior only gave up nine earned runs in 29.2 innings while issuing 13 walks for a 3-2 record. In her final five games of the spring trip, Lorbetske boasted a 1.93 ERA and 2.73 for the week. In seven appearances Lorbetske struck out 37 batters in 29.2 innings pitches while allowing just 13 walks.
Meredith made her presence known in her six starts during the final games of the Blugolds’ spring trip including both games versus No. 3 East Texas Baptist. The sophomore earned her first start of the week against Texas-Dallas on Mar. 24 and went 5-for-6 on the day. Meredith finished the week hitting .556 (10-for-18) with seven RBI’s, a double and homerun for a .778 slugging percentage and a .579 on-base percentage.