Savannah State junior Madison Hedderly was named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference softball pitcher of the week for the week ending March 11th, the conference announced Wednesday.
Hedderly, a Dublin, Ohio native, garnered a 2-1 record and a 2.37 ERA over the last week in non-conference matches with Norfolk State University and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. She pitched a combined 19.0 innings in three games, striking out 21 of 80 batters faced.
Hedderly is 7-6 overall in the 2012 season with a 2.79 ERA. She’s recorded 88 strikeouts in a total of 87.0 innings pitched. The Lady Tigers are 9-12 overall.
The Lady Tigers split a home doubleheader with Norfolk State on March 7th. Savannah State won the opening game 3-2 and dropped the nightcap 3-4. The Lady Tigers swept a doubleheader with Maryland Eastern Shore in Princess Anne, Maryland, March 10th, beating the Lady Hawks 10-1 and 8-0.