Florida A&M senior Amber Fullwood was selected as the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Softball Player of the Week, the conference announced today. Morgan State’s Amy Begg and Florida A&M’s Kenya Pereira earned Co-Pitcher of the Week honors, while Desiree Moreno, of Delaware State, and Jamesia Stoudemire, of Florida A&M were named Co-Rookies of the Week.
@ Fullwood (3B, 5-5, Sr., Land O’ Lakes, Fla.) batted .571 in a three-game sweep of South Carolina State. She led the Rattlers in the series with eight hits, including one home run, and 11 RBI. Fullwood also hit for the cycle in the series with a pair of doubles and a triple. Defensively, Fullwood registered one putout and seven assists at third base.
@ Pereira (RHP, 5-3, Jr., Kissimmee, Fla.) recorded a 1.31 ERA in a win over South Carolina State. She allowed just one run on one hit in 5.1 innings pitched. Pereira also struck out 13 batters in the victory.
@ Stoudemire (SS, 5-9, Fr., Lake Wales, Fla.) went 6-for-11 at the plate in three wins over South Carolina State. She recorded two runs on three hits, with one walk and two stolen bases, in the 20-3 victory. Stoudemire finished the weekend with a .545 average, six runs, two RBI, two doubles, three walks and five stolen bases.