BRENHAM, Texas – Blinn College softball player Tiffani McKnight was named the Region XIV Conference co-player of the week recently after she helped the fourth-ranked Buccaneers go 9-0 on the week, including seven wins at the Region XIV Crossover.
McKnight, a freshman from Missouri City, went 10-for-25 for the week, including three home runs, 10 runs scored, 10 RBIs and four walks. Two of McKnight’s home runs came in a 13-4 victory over Texarkana.
The outfielder is batting .395 with seven homers and 29 RBIs for the season. McKnight shared player of the week honors with San Jacinto catcher Ashley Noak.
Blinn (23-4, 2-0 in Region XIV) is scheduled to host a pair of double-headers at Hohlt Park this weekend, with two games against Galveston set to begin at 1 p.m. Saturday and a twin bill against Gulf Coast (Fla.) set for 1 p.m. Sunday. Today’s double-header against Coastal Bend College was postponed due to rain and has been rescheduled for 4 p.m. April 5 in Brenham.
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