Manchester University’s Laurren Ladwig (Crown Point, Ind. / Lake Central) has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Softball Hitter of the Week.
Ladwig helped lift Manchester to its first HCAC tournament berth since 2015. The senior went 10-for-14 with five runs scored, three home runs, and nine RBI as the Spartans went 2-2 last week. Ladwig recorded a 1.643 slugging percentage along with a .733 on-base percentage.
The Manchester University Spartans (17-19, 9-7 HCAC) earned the No. 5 seed in the HCAC Tournament and will face No. 4 Defiance at 10 a.m. on Friday on the campus of Transylvania University.
|Week 1||Gabbi Markison, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology|
|Week 2||Emma Perry, Defiance College|
|Week 3||Josie McElroy, Bluffton University|
|Week 4||Laurren Ladwig, Manchester University|
|Week 5||Laurren Ladwig, Manchester University|
|Week 6||Alexis Tarver, Franklin College|
|Week 7||Alexis Tarver, Franklin College|
|Week 8||Laurren Ladwig, Manchester University|
|Week 9||Laurren Ladwig, Manchester University|