Monday, April 11, 2011

Prep players of the week

Dalton Shaw, West Meck baseball (overall): held previous conference unbeaten Charlotte Catholic to one run and ran his record to 5-0 in an upset of the Cougars Friday. He pitched the gem on a night when West Meck honored his mother, who is a cancer survivor.
Dominique Wilson, Lake Norman softball: went 6-for-10 last week with three home runs and six RBIs. She bats better than .400 for the season.
Emily Huneycutt, West Stanly softball: 2-for-3 against Unionville Piedmont Friday with two home runs and four RBIs in a 7-3 win.
Stephen Wallace, South Stanly baseball: 2-for-3 with a pair of two-run home runs in a 7-6 win over rival Albemarle Friday.
Hot Players
Cheyenne Burnam, Weddington girls lacrosse: Scored five of her team’s nine goals in a conference win over rival Marvin Ridge last week, including the game winner.
Mike Hart, Hough boys lacrosse: 11 goals and three assists in two games last week. Won 20-of-24 face offs. Hart has 49 goals in 14 games.
Grant Hurd, Charlotte Latin lacrosse: Had three goals and eight assists to help Latin to three wins last week. Has 11 goals and 14 assists for the season.
Caitlin Kurtz, Marvin Ridge softball: Pitched 20 innings last week, struck out 23 and gave up one earned run. Had a perfect game against Monroe Parkwood, her third of the season.
Danny Lucas, Butler boys lacrosse: 16 goals in three games last week including game-winner in OT against Waxhaw Cuthbertson.
Cody Plemmons, Claremont Bunker Hill baseball: Threw a no-hitter in a 12-0 win over East Burke last week, while going 3-for-5 batting with five RBIs.
Colin Walls, Country Day baseball: Hit .667 in three games last week with three doubles, two home runs and nine RBIs. Country Day (11-1) has won 10 straight, outscored opponents 136-23 and bats .401 as a team.
Robert Whaley, Hickory baseball: threw a complete game ina 3-1 win over Alexander Central last week with four strikeouts. Allowed only three hits.