Candice Valerga Named Softball Player of the Week

Simpson University Sports News

03.17.2009

Candice Valerga Named Softball Player of the Week

Simpson University junior Candice Valerga was selected as the California Pacific Conference Softball Player of the Week for the dates of March 9th through 16th, 2009.

Valerga, a native of Grass Valley, Calif., went seven for fifteen at the plate with five runs scored.  Valerga also had three RBIs in a 3-1 week for the Red Hawks.  The Red Hawks swept a doubleheader from Southern Oregon University in Redding on Friday and split a doubleheader with Oregon Institute of Technology on Saturday also in Redding.

Simpson University will continue their 2008-2009 schedule on Friday as they take on Patten University in Redding in a doubleheader and will continue their California Pacific Conference schedule against Dominican University on Saturday in a doubleheader in Redding.

 
Contact: Derrick Pringle, Jr.
dpringle@simpsonu.edu
530.226.4731