Katie Clark, Bluffton University, Softball (Hitter)

Bluffton University’s Katie Clark (New Palestine, Ind./H.S.) led the Beavers to a 4-2 mark during the week in HCAC play and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Softball Hitter of the Week. 

The freshman infielder went 11-for-19 (.579) at the plate with eight runs scored, seven RBI, three home runs, two doubles, and a triple.  Clark finished with a 1.263 slugging percentage and a 1.863 OPS during the week’s action. 

The New Palestine, Indiana native went 6-for-7 with five RBI and five runs scored in the Sunday sweep of Franklin, tying the school record with a two home run performance in game two. 

Bluffton (22-14, 10-4 HCAC) has locked up a spot in the upcoming HCAC tournament and will close the league schedule at Transylvania Saturday.

HCAC Softball
Hitters-of-the-Week
Week 1
Jessica Ahlborn, Rose-Hulman Instiute of Technology
Week 2  Lindsay Robertson, Bluffton University
Week 3  Megan Ream, Anderson University
Week 4  Samantha Steele, Anderson University
Week 5  Natalie Moorhouse, Anderson University
Week 6  Katie Miller, Defiance College
Week 7 Shelby Wade, Bluffton University
Week 8 Katie Clark, Bluffton University
Week 9
Week 10