Female Athlete of the Week - Dawn Grass
Grass continued her stellar senior campaign this week as she hit .476 from the dish going 10-for-21 from the plate with two doubles, a home run and scored three runs. She also drove in a team-best eight runs and totaled 15 bases while slugging .714% and getting on base 11 times in 22 at-bats. Totaling three multi-hit games on the week, Grass went 3-for-4 with four RBI's and a home run in Southern's 11-7 loss at Pittsburg State.
On the season, the Ballwin, Mo., native leads the team with a .364 batting average, 51 hits, 11 doubles, 31 RBI's, 80 total bases while leading the club in walks, on-base and slugging percentage.
Honored on Saturday for Senior Day, Dawn will finish up career ranking among the top six all-time in Southern softball history in games played, hits, at-bats, RBI’s, walks and putouts.