Monday, April 22, 2013
MACON, Ga. – Lipscomb's Paige Neely won her first Atlantic Sun Weekly Softball Award as Player of the Week the conference announced Monday.
Neely hit out a grand slam against Mercer as the Bisons swept the series by scores of 8-0, 10-6 and 3-1. The Lady Bisons are 14-7 and in third place in the conference standings.
Neely is a sophomore third baseman from Nashville. She is majoring in Law, Justice and Society.
She batted .875 against Mercer.
She hit a grand slam in game two as part of an eight-run sixth inning that she started with a single. In game one she connected for a pair of doubles.
She scored twice to go with her four RBIs in game two.
For the three-game series she went 7-for-8 with six runs batted in and four runs scored.