Softball

Packard named Association of Division III Independents Softball Player of the Week

Packard named Association of Division III Independents Softball Player of the Week

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – University of Maine-Presque Isle sophomore pitcher/infielder Sara Packard (St. Albans, Maine) has been selected the Association of Division III Independents softball Player of the Week. Packard started the season off strong this past weekend, earning a 3-1 record in the circle with 23 strikeouts in four games. The sophomore posted a 3.26 ERA and a .714 on base percentage in six at bats to help lead the Owls to a 3-1 opening weekend. Packard allowed zero earned runs in three of her four outings and struck out a week-high nine batters in a victory over Daniel Webster on Sunday.