The South Atlantic Conference announced its AstroTurf Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played in the twelfth weekend of the 2022 season and Lenoir-Rhyne’s Lauren Rakes earns the Pitcher of the Week honors.
Rakes, a junior pitcher, helped the Bears improve to a 36-13 record on the season and 2-2 record on the week while pitching 18.1 total innings. Overall, the Hamptonville, N.C., native walked away with 10 hits and six walks, while striking out 25. In her time in the circle, she allowed four runs while collecting two wins including a one hit shutout against Wingate.
This is Rakes’ fourth Pitcher of the Week honor of the season.