Brooke Whittemore, Softball

Brooke Whittemore, Softball

ATLANTA — Berry College's Brooke Whittemore earned the Southern Athletic Association (SAA) Softball Player of the Week honor, the league office announced on Monday. 

Whittemore led Berry to a series sweep of Hendrix over the weekend. Over three games, she was 9-for-11 for an .818 batting average. She also had an .846 on-base percentage and a 1.091 slugging percentage. Whittemore recorded three triples, seven runs scored, six RBI, and two stolen bases. In the series opener, she went 4-for-4 with two runs scored, a double, and two RBI.

She followed going 3-for-4 in game two with a pair of RBI and a run scored. Finally, she was 2-for-3 with four runs scored and two RBI in the series finale. On the year, she is top-10 in the league with a .446 average and is third with 22 runs scored. 

Berry will host Emory on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.