LEBANON -- Cumberland University senior Courtney Maynard earned the Softball Pitcher of the Week from the Tennessee Sports Writers Association on Tuesday for their performances from March 10-16.
Maynard earned three victories and allowed just three earned runs in 20.0 innings of work cover four appearances for the Bulldogs. The Lancaster native struck out eight and gave up just three hits and three runs in a 4-3 win over Campbellsville University.
The righthander posted seven strikeouts in five shutout innings in the first game of a doubleheader at Bluefield College and allowed one unearned run on one hit in three more innings in the second contest. Maynard finished the week with five shutout frames at the University of Pikeville, giving up five hits with six strikeouts.
Maynard is 9-1 this season with a 1.34 ERA and 52 strikeouts in 68.0 innings of work.
The Bulldogs host Georgetown College (Friday) and the University of the Cumberlands (Saturday) in twinbills this weekend as well.