Mount Union's Morgan Riley Named OAC Softball Hitter of the Week

Morgan Riley (Photo By: Mark Kramer)
Morgan Riley (Photo By: Mark Kramer)

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – Mount Union freshman softball player Morgan Riley (Charleoi, Pa./Charleoi) was named Ohio Athletic Conference Softball Hitter of the Week.

In the Purple Raiders six games this past week, Riley batted a .583 and had 14 hits in 24 at bats with two homes runs, two doubles and 10 RBI

Her two home runs came in Mount Union's sweep over Marietta as she had a two-run home run in the first and a single-run home run in the second. Riley's two best games were against Ohio Northern as she went 6-for-10 with three doubles and three RBI.  

Riley is second in the OAC with 28 RBI and fourth in the OAC with a .446 batting average.  

Mount Union travels to University Heights to take on the John Carroll Blue Streaks Tuesday, April 11 at 3:00 PM and 5:00 PM.