Softball: Newbern named USA South Player of the Week

Softball: Newbern named USA South Player of the Week

Sophomore shortstop Danielle Newbern is the USA South Softball Player of the Week for the week ending March 3. Newbern helped lead the Panthers to a 4-0 record.

Newbern went 9-for-15 (.600) with two doubles, two home runs, a walk, four stolen bases, 12 runs scored and 10 RBIs. In the season-opening doubleheader sweep of Wesleyan (Ga.), She was a combined 4-for-7 with six runs scored, five RBIs, a home run, a walk and two stolen bases. Newbern finished her week by going 5-for-8 with six runs scored, five RBIs, two doubles, a home run and two stolen bases in the two wins over Salem.