Vada Blue Sherrill was named the ECAC South Player of the Week for the week of March 5-11, the league announced this afternoon. This was the first week of the Spring Player of the Week honors for the ECAC.
In her eight games last week, Sherrill from Hiddenite produced a .500 batting average (14-for-28) with 14 runs scored, six home runs and 19 RBIs. In game two of a doubleheader against Johnson C. Smith, Sherrill hit grand slams in back-to-back at-bats and finished the game with three homers and 10 RBI. For the week, Sherrill posted a slugging percentage of 1.250 and walked six times with zero strikeouts. Her on-base percentage was .588 and she went a perfect 10-for-10 in stolen bases on the week. The Falcons went 7-1 on the week.