Defiance College’s Alli Rowland (Westerville, Ohio/North) went 2-1 in the circle last week for the Jackets and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Softball Pitcher of the Week.
The freshman made five appearances with two starts during the trip and registered back-to-back complete games in her last two appearances. Rowland tallied 23.0 innings of work during the week, allowing 10 hits, two earned runs, with seven strikeouts and a 0.61 ERA.
Defiance (6-4, 0-0 HCAC) will host Heidelberg Wednesday before opening the conference schedule at Rose-Hulman Saturday.
||Chloe Shell, Bluffton University
|Week 2||Kayla Owens, Bluffton University
|Week 3||Alli Rowland, Defiance College