WAUKESHA, Wis. (WLCSports.com) - Wisconsin Lutheran College's Abby Mahsem (South Milwaukee, Wis.) has been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Softball Pitcher of the Week for the events of April 16-22, as selected by the league's sports information directors. This marks the first career conference weekly award for the Warriors' junior.
Mahsem fired two complete games last week for the Warriors, her 10th and 11th of the season. In 14.0 innings, the junior right-hander went 1-1 with a 0.50 earned run average. She allowed just one earned run and struck out 20. Mahsem recorded her 100th strikeout of the season Sunday vs. Lakeland.
Mahsem and the Warriors (12-14) host UW-Platteville (16-14) Tuesday in non-conference action at Neumann Family Field.