Mount Pleasant, Mich. — Rachael Knapp of the softball program has named this week's Members First Credit Union Scholar-Athlete of the Week.
Knapp went a perfect 2-0 in the circle with 23 strikeouts in 11.1 innings of work, improving her record to 5-1 on the season and bringing her team-high strikeout total to 62. The freshman struck out a career-high 14 batters while giving up just three hits in a 4-1 win over Fordham on Friday before entering in relief and throwing the final 4.1 innings to strikeout nine and defeat Seton Hall, 6-5.
A native of St. Joseph, Mich., Knapp has earned a 3.45 grade point average. She is undecided on her major.
The Member's First Credit Union Scholar-Athlete of the Week will be announced each Monday during the 2013-14 academic year.
|Fall Semester||Winter Semester|
9/3 - Angelique White, volleyball
|1/20 - Halle Moraw, gymnastics|
|9/9 - Cooper Rush, football||1/27 - Niki DiGuilio, women's basketball|
|9/16 - Kelly Schubert, women's cross country||2/3 - Taylor Noonan, gymnastics|
|9/23 - Kaitlyn McIntyre, volleyball||2/10 - Trista Cox, softball|
|9/30 - Grace Labrecque, soccer||2/17 - Chris Fowler, men's basketball|
|10/7 - Sadie Reynolds, field hockey||2/24 - Jordan Foley, baseball|
|10/14 - Nicole Samuel, soccer||3/3 - Breanne Lesnar, women's track and field|
|10/21 - Mary Alice Moore, field hockey||3/10 - Rachael Knapp, softball|
|10/28 - Hallie Enderle, volleyball|
|11/4 - Nate Ghena, men's cross country|
|11/11 - John Simons, men's basketball|
|11/18 - Corey Keener, wrestling|
|11/25 - Blake Hibbitts, men's basketball|
|12/2 - Kerby Tamm, women's basketball|
|12/9 - Zack Cline, wrestling|