Softball - Mon, Apr. 17, 2006
Joliet, Ill. - Saint Xavier University senior pitcher Jessica Wilson (Munster, Ind./Munster) was named the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) Pitcher of the Week Tuesday after her impressive outings in SXU's four conference wins in softball action last week. Wilson helped lead the No. 17 ranked Cougars to back-to-back doubleheader sweeps of University of St. Francis (Ill.) and Robert Morris College (Ill.) and improved the team's overall record to 27-9.
Wilson had three appearances on the mound last week posting a perfect 3-0 record and only allowing a single earned run over 15 innings of work. She also tallied 12 strikeouts and recorded an earned run average (ERA) of 0.47 on the week.
The Cougars (27-7 overall/8-0 CCAC) wrap up their 2006 conference slate on the road with a doubleheader on Tuesday, April 18, against CCAC foe Trinity Christian College (Ill.). Start time for the twin bill is 3 p.m. in Palos Heights, Ill.