University of Wisconsin-Whitewater junior Amy Gahl has been named the Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division III Player of the Week for the week ending April 28, the association has announced.
The centerfielder led the Warhawks to their first ranking of the season in the NFCA Division III Top 25 poll after clinching their first regular season WIAC title since 1999. Wisconsin-Whitewater is ranked 17th at 28-6.
Gahl helped the Warhawks to an 8-0 week, collecting at least one hit in each of the eight wins. She had five multiple-hit games, including a 6-for-7 performance and a grand slam versus then-No. 11 ranked Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
The Beloit, Wis., native batted .515 on the week, scoring 16 runs on 17 hits with 12 RBIs, including three home runs.