Softball

Hintz receives Association of Division III Independents Softball Player of the Week award

Hintz receives Association of Division III Independents Softball Player of the Week award

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Mount Mary University senior Payton Hintz (Almond, Wis.) has been awarded the Association of Division III Independents softball Player of the Week. Hintz batted .667 (8-for-12) with 12 RBI, a home run, six runs and three doubles as the Blue Angels went 3-1 on the week. The senior opened the week with a 3-for-6 day against Maranatha Baptist on Tuesday, recording five RBI, a home run and four runs in the sweep of the Sabercats. Hintz ended the week going 5-for-6 with seven RBI, three doubles and two runs in Mount Mary's split at Rockford on Friday.