Joanna Gonzalez selected as softball conference player of the week

Joanna Gonzalez (JR/San Benito, Texas) earned the Red River Athletic Conference (RRAC) Softball Player of the Week award for Feb. 22-28. This is the third set of weekly awards for the 2021 softball season.

Gonzalez was 8-for-19 at the plate with six RBIs in a 3-4 week for the Saints. The junior catcher from San Benito, Texas, started the week with two doubles in a 5-1 win over the University of St. Thomas (Texas), and she was 2-for-3 with a pair of RBIs in a 5-2 victory over Texas Women’s University. Gonzalez capped the week with a 2-for-2 outing including a home run in a 4-0 defeat of Trinity University (Texas). For the week, she scored three runs and collected three doubles. Gonzalez is now tied for first in the conference with 11 RBIs. The Saints moved to 5-7 on the season.