SIU Carbondale softball first baseman Shaye Harre was named Missouri Valley Conference Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday March 21. SIU went 3-0 last week, and Harre went 5-for-8 with a double, three home runs, nine RBIs, three walks and four runs scored in those games.
Southern Illinois posted a 14-2 win over Saint Louis on Wednesday March 16 before sweeping a doubleheader from Loyola on Saturday. Harre tied a school record with two home runs in a game vs. SLU. Over the three games, her slugging percentage was 1.875 and her on-base percentage was .727 while playing error-free defense.
Harre was named Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Week, the league announced Tuesday afternoon. Harre was named MVC Player of the Week on Monday and holds a 3.875 GPA in animal sciences. Harre was honored for her performances during the period of March 14- March 20.