Softball

Contreras named Association of Division III Independents softball Player of the Week

Contreras named Association of Division III Independents softball Player of the Week

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Mount Mary University freshman pitcher/outfielder Ashley Contreras (College Station, Texas) has been selected the Association of Division III Independents softball Player of the Week. Contreras made school history with the program's first complete game shutout since joining NCAA Division III against fellow AD3I member Maranatha Baptist on April 18th. The freshman went seven innings with eight strikeouts and only six hits allowed as the Blue Angels earned a 5-0 win. On the week, the pitcher/outfielder finished with a 3.23 ERA in 13.0 innings with 12 strikeouts and a 1-1 record. Contreras also contributed at the plate, batting .500 (7-for-14) with three RBI, three doubles and two runs scored as Mount Mary went 2-2 on the week.