CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - For the first time in her career, sophomore Alyssa Olson (Cedar Rapids, Iowa/Jefferson) has been named the Iowa Conference Softball Pitcher of the Week.
Olson made her season debut in Coe's 4-3 win over then ninth-ranked St. Catherine at the Rochester Dome. Olson struck out seven and allowed three walks and four hits in the victory. She gave up three runs (one earned). The Wildcats hit just .154 off Olson.
The 16th-ranked Kohawks (2-0) return to action on Saturday with a pair of games in Kissimmee, Fla. against Kean and Penn State-Altoona. Coe will play 12 games over spring break in Kissimmee, Fla.