by Hunter Bower // GeauxPreps.com Owner
Softball Player of the Week: Olivia Henry, Junior, Pitcher, Buckeye High School
Stat Line (Feb. 27-March 4): 3-0 • 2.00 • 14 IP • 27 K • .733 AVG • 11 H • 4 2B • 7 RBI
Following a strong showing at the CENLA Classic over the weekend, Buckeye junior Olivia Henry was named the GeauxPreps Softball Player of the Week presented by Visit Lake Charles.
The award followed a week of outstanding work highlighted by a 13-strikeout performance against two-time defending champion Many to help lift Henry to her 400th career strikeout. In total, the junior pitcher finished with three wins and a 2.00 ERA after 14 innings of work.
At the plate, she added 11 hits and seven RBI to finish with a .733 average on the week to help carry her team to a 4-0 perfect record and extend their winning streak to five consecutive after defeating powerhouse John Curtis the week before.