Kennesaw State's Czyrklis & Cutting Dominate @ASUNSoftball Weekly Awards

LakePoint, Ga. - Kennesaw State's Czyrklis and Cutting swept this week's ASUN Softball weekly awards, announced by the league office on Monday afternoon.   

After a 3-1 week for Kennesaw State, Czyrklis takes home her second career ASUN Player of the Week award. The catcher had an impressive performance at bat last week, posting a .467 average and 1.000 slugging percentage. Czyrklis totaled seven hits, four runs, seven RBI, two homers and one triple for the Owls. 

Cutting collects her fourth career ASUN Pitcher of the Week honor earning two wins in the circle for the Owls against FGCU. The sophomore posted an 0.00 ERA, allowed nine hits and struck out 15 batters in 13 innings of work. Cutting helped the Owls improve to 10-2 in conference play and clinch a spot in the ASUN Championship. 

ASUN Conference Softball Player of the Week - April 16th
Kira Czyrklis, Kennesaw State 
Junior | Catcher | Simi Valley, Calif. | Communication

- Second Career ASUN Player of the Week award; second this season
- Batted .467 in a 3-1 week for the Owls and registered a 1.000 slugging percentage 
- Hit the game-winning triple against Georgia Tech in extra innings, earning KSU a 1-0 victory
- Recorded four runs, two home runs and six RBI helping the Owls to a series win over FGCU 
- Went 5-10 at bat in the series against the Eagles; batting .344 in conference play 

Other Nominees: Kelsey Huff, FGCU; Logan Morris, USC Upstate; Molly Mclaughlin, Stetson

ASUN Conference Softball Pitcher the Week - April 16th
Alley Cutting, Kennesaw State 
Sophomore | Pitcher | Grand Island, N.Y. | Psychology
- Fourth Career ASUN Pitcher of the Week award; second this season
- Posted a 0.00 ERA, going 2-0 on the week in the circle for the Owls 
- In 13 innings of work against FGCU, scattered nine hits and struck out 15 batters
- Ranks second in the league in ERA (1.53), saves (3) and third in strikeouts (128)
- Helped the Owls improve to 10-2 in conference play and clinch a spot in the ASUN Championship

Other Nominees: Morgan White, FGCU; Erin Hill, USC Upstate; Tori Perkins, Stetson

Date Player of the Week  Pitcher of the Week 
 Feb. 12 Racquel Fournet, FGCU Jordan Fortel, Lipscomb
 Feb. 19 Elisa Cecchetti, USC Upstate Mandy Jordan, Lipscomb
 Feb. 26 Karla Beasley, USC Upstate Sydney Matzko, Norh Florida
 Mar. 5 Maggie Fritts, Stetson  Christina Biggerstaff, USC Upstate  
 Mar. 12  Noelle Winkles, Kennesaw State  Mandy Jordan, Lipscomb
 Mar. 19   Patricia Awald, Kennesaw State  Alley Cutting, Kennesaw State 
 Mar. 26 Racquel Fournet, FGCU Riley Randolph, FGCU
 Apr. 2  Kira Czyrklis, Kennesaw State  Chloe Yeager, Lipscomb 
 Apr. 9  Abby Fenichel, Lipscomb Christina Biggerstaff, USC Upstate
 Apr. 16 Kira Czyrklis, Kennesaw State Alley Cutting, Kennesaw State


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