MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb's Kelly Young guided the Lady Bisons to a berth in the Atlantic Sun Championship and picked up her third A-Sun Pitcher of the Week award for her efforts, the league office announced Monday morning.
Young, a junior exercise science major from Madison, Mississippi, recorded two shut outs of Kennesaw State this weekend to lead the Lady Bisons pitching staff. Young struck out 10 Owl batters in each game to help Lipscomb to two victories.
In her first appearance of the weekend, Young pitched a complete game shutout in a 1-0 victory. She allowed only three hits to record the win.
In Sunday's finale, Young again pitched all seven innings only allowing one unearned run. She struck out 10 batters and again only allowed three hits.
She finished with 14 innings pitched and an ERA of 0.00.
Young has struck out 196 batters this season for Lipscomb.