Jefferson sophomore Claire Beck has been selected as the PlayInTheDells.com Athlete of the Week for the week of April 8 through 14.
There was a total of 2,272 votes cast this week. Claire finished first with 1032 votes. Barneveld's Trey Gordon finished second with a total of 846 votes.
Claire was incredible this past week as she helped lead the Jefferson softball team to three victories, recording two of those herself from the mound. In a matchup with Evansville, Claire pitched 6 shut out innings in the 10-0 win. She added a double and a home rum from the plate as well.
Jefferson had a double-header with Big Foot on Saturday that saw Claire take over from the mound and plate as well. In the 10-0 game one win, Claire pitched all five innings, striking out twelve batters and only allowing one run. She added 2 RBI's on the offensive side. In game two, she came in relief to pitch 3 and 2/3 scoreless innings with 7 strikeouts. Claire again got it done from the plate as well going 3 of 3 with a home run and 4 RBIs.
The Athlete of the Week is sponsored by PlayInTheDells.com. It highlights the players that have "made a splash" in the world of high school sports each week. If you have a nominee for Athlete of the Week please send it to Colton Wilson.
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