Paige Rauhut, Softball

Paige Rauhut

Senior Paige Rauhut (McHenry, Ill.) had a dominant spring break posting a 1.62 earned run average over seven starts and nine appearances.  She would toss three complete games with one shutout and one save over her 42.0 innings earning four wins.  Rauhut would also post 46 punch outs with 17 of her strikeouts coming in an extra-inning win over Geneva, the second-highest total for a single game in program history.  She also had a dominant performance against Olivet allowing just one hit in her first shutout of the season.  Rauhut also had a strong performance against Susquehanna where she tossed 4.1 innings and only allowed one hit in a tough-luck loss.  She was able to earn a NACC pitcher of the week award after opening the trip 3-0 with a 1.24 earned-run average over 17.0 innings.