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March 18, 2014

COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: March 18, 2014

New Albany grad named athlete of the week

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> SOUTHERN INDIANA — FLOYD CENTRAL

• Jordan Batliner (IU Southeast softball, Jr.) — notes: 1-for-3 with an RBI in the Grenadiers’ 4-3 home victory over Concordia (Mich.) on Saturday in the second game of a doubleheader; team records: 6-5 overall, 1-1 KIAC.

• Justin Batliner (IU Southeast men’s tennis, Fr.) — notes: No. 1 doubles loss (8-6) in the Grenadiers’ 8-1 setback at Bellarmine last Friday; team records: 2-3 overall, 1-0 KIAC.

• Olivia Boesing (Louisville women’s tennis, Fr.) — top performance: No. 3 doubles triumph (8-4) in the Cardinals’ 5-2 victory at San Diego State last Friday; team records: 9-2 overall, 2-0 American Athletic Conference.

• Janice Heffernan (St. Mary’s women’s golf, Jr.) — notes: 19th at the SMSU Invitational last Friday in Daytona Beach, Fla., with a two-round score of 179 (96 in the first round, 83 in the final).

• Jay Holderman (IUPUI men’s golf, So.) — notes: 48th at the Talis Park Challenge Sunday and Monday in Naples, Fla., with a three-round score of 238, 22-over-par (76 in the first round, 83 in the second, 79 in the final).

• Devin Jenkins (IPFW men’s golf, Fr.) — notes: 87th at the Mission Inn Spring Spectacular this weekend in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla., with a three-round score of 254, 38-over-par (84 in the first round, 83 in the second, 87 in the final).

• Alex Martin (IU Southeast men’s tennis, Fr.) — notes: No. 5 singles loss (6-4, 6-0) and No. 2 doubles setback (8-3) in the Grenadiers’ 8-1 loss at Bellarmine last Friday; team records: 2-3 overall, 1-0 KIAC.

• Samantha McClure (Tennessee-Martin softball, Jr.) — weekly stats: 2-for-6, five stolen bases, three RBIs, one run scored; notes: 1-for-1 with three RBIs and two stolen bases in the Skyhawks’ 7-2 home victory over Saint Louis in the first game of a doubleheader; team records: 11-13-1 overall, 2-0 Ohio Valley Conference.

• Brigid Morrissey (Furman women’s basketball, Sr.) — notes: Morrissey and the Paladins are an automatic qualifier to play in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament later this month; team records: 18-12 overall, 12-6 Southern Conference.

• Katie Perkins (South Florida women’s track, So.) — top performance: fourth in the 3,000-meter run at the University of South Florida Invitational last Thursday and Friday, 10:33.5.

• Matt Powers (Hanover baseball, So.) — weekly stats: 0-0 record, three innings pitched, no runs allowed, two hits, two strikeouts, no walks; notes: no-decision relief outing in the Panthers’ 10-3 victory over DePauw on Saturday in Westfield in the second game of a doubleheader, two innings pitched, no runs allowed, two hits, one strikeout, no walks; team record: 4-6; Powers’ record: 0-1.

• Daniel Shepard (IPFW men’s golf, Fr.) — notes: 32nd at the Mission Inn Spring Spectacular this weekend in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla., with a three-round score of 234, 18-over-par (74 in the first round, 79 in the second, 81 in the final); Shepard’s first-round 74 was a season-low for 18 holes.

• Jacob Snodgrass (Olney Central baseball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 9-for-18, seven RBIs, six runs scored, one double, one triple, one stolen base; top performance: 3-for-5 with a triple, three RBIs and two runs scored in the Blue Knights’ 6-1 victory at Southeastern Illinois in seven innings on Saturday in Game 2 of a doubleheader; team records: 14-2 overall, 2-1 GRAC.

• Jordan Thompson (IU Southeast men’s basketball, So.) — season-ending stats: 2.2 rebounds per game, 1.8 points per game; team records: 26-5 overall, 17-0 KIAC.

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