Female Athlete of the Week - Sarah Williams

Williams went 2-0 with a 1.80 ERA during the week picking up victories in the Lions two wins over Pittsburg State and Lincoln. Pitching a complete game shutout in a 5-0 win over Lincoln on Friday, the freshman from Wentzville, Mo. pitched seven strong innings allowing only six hits with five strikeouts. Williams also picked up the win in Southern's wild 11-8 win in extra innings over the Gorillas pitching the final 2.2 innings allowing only two hits with a pair of strikeouts. Finally, Williams pitched the final two innings of game one against Pitt State throwing two shutout innings allowing no hits.