Transylvania senior infielder Brittany Mumford (Louisville, Ky. / Christian Academy) has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Softball Hitter of the Week.
Mumford went 22-for-37 at the plate (.595 batting average) this week as the Pioneers went 8-0 against HCAC competition to extend their season-high win streak to 12 games. The senior blasted two home runs, seven doubles, and three triples, recorded nine RBI and scored 18 runs to lift the Pioneers to a 14-2 finish in conference play. Mumford had at least one RBI in six of eight games last week while also adding six stolen bases for the Pioneers.
The senior finished the week with an on-base percentage of .615 and a slugging percentage of 1.108. Mumford now leads the conference in triples, runs scored, is third in batting average, and fourth in hits.
The Transylvania Pioneers (26-5, 7-1 HCAC) will host DePauw for a doubleheader on Tuesday before playing as the No. 2 seed in the HCAC Softball Championship on Thursday.
|Week 1||Alyssa Nunn, Transylvania University|
|Week 2||Caylin Morstadt, Bluffton University|
|Week 3||Natalie Weber, Franklin College|
|Week 4||Caylin Morstadt, Bluffton University|
|Week 5||Alehia Tucker, Mount St. Joseph University|
|Week 6||Katelynn Skeens, Manchester University|
|Week 7||Natalie Weber, Franklin College|
|Week 8||Kalin Hubble, Defiance College|
|Week 9||Brittany Mumford, Transylvania University|