FOREST, Va.-Guilford sophomore Sarah Aukamp received Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Player of the Week honors. Teammate Katie McNeill received ODAC Pitcher of the Week honors. The sophomores led the Quakers to two wins over Mary Baldwin University in their season-opening action on Sunday.
Aukamp, a 5-10 infielder, leads the ODAC with a 1.000 batting average after going 5-for-5 in the season-opening doubleheader. She knocked out two homers and had two RBIs on 3-3 batting in Sunday's first game against Mary Baldwin. She followed with a 2-2 performance at the plate in game two, adding two RBIs and a scored run.
McNeill, a 5-5 righty, earned the win in game one, pitching five full innings. She tossed a shutout, fanning 11 batters and allowing one walk in the 9-0 victory. She gave up just one third-inning single in the contest. McNeill also went 1-3 at the plate with a single. The sophomore posted a 3.24 ERA as a freshman in 33 innings.
Coach Dennis Shores' Quakers (2-0) return to action at N.C. Wesleyan on Wednesday (2/27). The doubleheader begins at 2:00 p.m.
March 13, 2019 Quaker Softball Takes Two from SVU, 3-1 and 18-2
March 9, 2019 Guilford Softball Team Wins Twice in North Myrtle Beach
February 27, 2019 Crawford Sets HR Mark as Quaker Softball Wins at NC Wesleyan, 9-3
February 25, 2019 Aukamp, McNeill Sweep ODAC Weekly Softball Honors for Quakers
February 24, 2019 Guilford Softball Takes Two at Mary Baldwin, 9-0 and 10-0
February 6, 2019 Quakers Ranked Fifth in ODAC Softball Poll
January 23, 2019 Guilford's Carver Named to Preseason All-America Softball Team
January 16, 2019 160 Named to Guilford College Fall 2018 Student-Athlete Honor Roll