Utley Tabbed HAAC Softball Pitcher of the Week
KANSAS CITY -- Aubrey Utley of Central Methodist was named the Heart of America Athletic Conference Softball Pitcher of the Week on Monday morning.
Utley stepped into the circle last week and picked up three victories against Southwest Baptist, Bryan and Thomas as her team went 3-3. A sophomore from Trenton, Missouri, Utley highlighted her week by tossing a no-hitter with 12 strikeouts in a 5-0 win over NCAA Division II Southwest Baptist. She finished the week by firing 9.0 innings and allowing just two runs in a 3-2 victory over Thomas (Ga.).
Utley will represent the conference in the running for the NAIA Softball Pitcher of the Week award, which will be released no later than Tuesday afternoon.