Landon, Workman Honored
For the third time this season, Yavapai has swept the weekly ACCAC Division I Batter and Pitcher of the Week. For their efforts, Alex Landon was awarded the batter of the week and Audrey Workman was named the pitcher of the week. It is the second time that each player has been honored. Workman is the reigning pitcher of the week and Landon was named the pitcher of the week ending February 28th to go along with this week’s honor.
Landon batted .700 on the week helping lead the Roughriders to a 4-0 record. The Scottsdale freshman had a double and a home run, scored four runs and knocked in seven runs.
Workman, picked up 3 wins on the week, beating South Mountain on Tuesday and beating Arizona Western twice to give her 21 wins on the season (2nd in the ACCAC, 2nd in the NJCAA). The Ball State signee has a 1.93 ERA and 209 strikeouts (3rd in the ACCAC, 3rd in the NJCAA).
The Roughriders (39-10, 18-4) return to the diamond Tuesday, April 6th hosting Central Arizona College (34-16, 15-7). The first pitch will be thrown at 12:00 PM.