OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The College of New Rochelle freshman Samantha Gutierrez (Fullerton, Calif.) has been awarded the Association of Division III Independents softball Player of the Week. Gutierrez batted .500 (12-for-24) with 11 RBI and 13 runs scored as the Blue Angels went 5-1 on the week. The shortstop had two home runs, two triples and had a .900 slugging percentage. The freshman began the week with a 5-for-8 day against Lehman on April 5th, recording her first career home run along with three RBI and three runs scored. Gutierrez followed that up with five RBI and a home run in a doubleheader split with Lehman on April 7th. The freshman concluded the week with a 6-for-9 day against Valley Forge on April 8th, finishing with seven runs scored and three RBI.
Gutierrez receives Association of Division III Independents Softball Player of the Week award
Apr 11, 2017