LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. — Austin College softball players Sophia Hernandez and Victoria Herrera have been named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Hitter and Pitcher of the Week, respectively.

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. — Austin College softball players Sophia Hernandez and Victoria Herrera have been named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Hitter and Pitcher of the Week, respectively.


Hernandez, a sophomore from Irving, helped the ‘Roos split a doubleheader with Huston-Tillotson. She batted .750 (10-for-15) with five RBI, five runs scored, a double, and two triples and also pitched two scoreless innings to earn a save.


Herrera, a freshman from Houston, earned Pitcher of the Week honors after earning the victory over Huston-Tillotson while going five innings with eight runs and four strikeouts.


She also tossed 3 2/3 innings in Game 1, surrendering just one run with two strikeouts, giving her six strikeouts in 8 2/3 total innings of work. Additionally, she went 3-for-5 in the second game with two RBI.