Willems Named Softball Player of the Week
NEW ULM, Minn. - Martin Luther College junior Sara Willems was named UMAC Softball Player of the Week on Tuesday.
Sara Willems was named UMAC Player of the Week after setting a new MLC single-season record for home runs with eight
Willems won the award after hitting .455 with three home runs and four doubles in six contests. She also drove in 11 runs while scoring seven more.
With her three home runs, Willems set a new single-season record with eight on the season, breaking the previous mark of six, set by Brittany Jensen in 2010.
For the season, Willems leads the UMAC with her eight home runs and .870 slugging percentage. She also ranks in the top five in the conference in doubles (11) and runs batted in (30).