La Roche softball starting pitcher, Kara Jo Egelsky has been named the AMCC Conference Pitcher of the Week for the week of April 11, 2011.
Egelsky threw three complete games last week allowing only one earned run on eleven hits while striking out twenty-three batters. Egelsky currently sports a 4-0 record with a 0.75 ERA in AMCC Conference play.
Egelsky has helped the Lady Redhawks to first-place in the AMCC Conference standings and a 7-1 record in conference. She leads the AMCC Conference in wins with seven and is fifth in the conference in earned run average with a 2.38 ERA.
This is Egelsky's first time winning the award and the first time a Lady Redhawk has been named Pitcher of the Week since Jessica Cullum on March 30, 2009.