NACC Softball Weekly Honors to Alverno's Jimenez, Rockford's Klema

NACC Softball Weekly Honors to Alverno's Jimenez, Rockford's Klema

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (naccsports.org) --- Alverno College infielder Carina Jimenez (Chicago, Ill.) and Rockford University pitcher Rylee Klema (Mendota, Ill.) have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) Softball Student-Athletes of the Week for week of March 4-10, 2019, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

NACC Pitcher of the Week
Klema
, a freshman, led the Regents to a pair of wins last week with excellent performances inside the circle. Klema went 2-0 with a 0.00 earned run average and 16 strikeouts. She began by throwing a complete game in Rockford's 5-1 win over New Jersey City University. Klema allowed just one unearned run and struck out ten in her seven innings of work. She then tossed four shutout innings and struck out six in Rockford's 9-1 five-inning win over SUNY Canton. 

NACC Position Player of the Week
Jimenez
, a senior, led Alverno with 15 hits on the week for a .517 batting average, including two doubles and one home run as she drove in 16 runs and scored 10 runs while helping Alverno to a 6-2 week and 7-3 overall trip in Florida beginning on Sunday. On Tuesday (March 5), she hit her first home run of the season as a grand slam against Mitchell, while driving in the game-winning walk-off run to help in the team's upset win over Bridgewater on Wednesday. In Thursday's win over Houghton she recorded the 100th hit of her career. Defensively, she played a flawless second base with 18 putouts and 17 assists in her 35 chances on the week.


Past NACC Softball Student-Athletes of the Week

Date Pitcher Position Player
March 5   Maddie Coppens, Edgewood  Amanda Manssen, MSOE  
March 12   Rylee Klema, Rockford  Carina Jimenez, Alverno
March 19    
March 26    
April 2    
April 9    
April 16    
April 23    
April 30    
May 7    

 


Last Week's Games

Date Away Home Notes Status Links
Tue., Mar. 05 Dominican 11 Monmouth (Ill.) 3 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 5 innings
  Roanoke 9 Dominican 3 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
Wed., Mar. 06 Alverno 8 St. Vincent 0 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 6 innings
  Saint Joseph's (Me.) 1 Aurora 11 @ Plant City, Fla. Final - 5 innings
  Aurora 10 Simmons 0 @ Plant City, Fla. Final - 5 innings
  Bridgewater (Va.) 5 Alverno 6 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
Thu., Mar. 07 Dominican 9 Regis (Mass.) 0 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 5 innings
  Bates 4 Alverno 0 @ Kissimmee, Fla. Final
  Aurora 3 Saint Benedict 2 @ Plant City, Fla. Final
  Alverno 7 Houghton 5 @ Kissimmee, Fla. Final
  Emmanuel (Mass.) 2 Dominican 3 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  Heidelberg 4 Aurora 6 @ Plant City, Fla. Final
Fri., Mar. 08 Elizabethtown 4 Dominican 13 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 5 innings
  Sage 11 Alverno 12 @ Leesburg, Fla. Final - 8 innings
  Dominican 3 Lebanon Valley 4 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 8 innings
  Alverno 8 St. Elizabeth 13 @ Leesburg, Fla. Final
Sat., Mar. 09 Dominican 3 Gordon 1 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 8 innings
  Roger Williams 9 Dominican 0 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 5 innings
Sun., Mar. 10 Concordia Chicago 3 Fredonia 2 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 9 innings
  Concordia Chicago 5 Simpson (Iowa) 4 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  Rockford 5 New Jersey City 1 @ Naples, Fla. Final
  Lakeland 9 Becker 1 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 5 innings
  Pitt.-Greensburg 9 Lakeland 6 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  SUNY Canton 1 Rockford 9 @ Naples, Fla. Final - 5 innings
Mon., Mar. 11 Rockford 2 Blackburn 1 @ Naples, Fla. Final
  Concordia Chicago 3 Carroll (Wis.) 6 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  Wisconsin Lutheran 4 Wooster 3 @ Winter Haven, Fla. Final
  RIT 1 Rockford 6 @ Naples, Fla. Final
  Lakeland 1 Mt. St. Joseph 4 @ Kissimmee, Fla. Final
  Gordon 6 Concordia Chicago 3 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  Carnegie Mellon 5 Wisconsin Lutheran 6 @ Winter Haven, Fla. Final
  Ohio Wesleyan 1 Lakeland 5 @ Kissimmee, Fla. Final


This Week's Games

Date Away Home Notes Status Links
Tue., Mar. 12 Mount Union 9 Concordia Chicago 1 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 5 innings
  Wisconsin Lutheran 13 Sage 5 @ Leesburg, Fla. Final - 6 innings
  Concordia Chicago 7 Marywood 5 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  Dubuque 4 Lakeland 0 @ Kissimmee, Fla. Final
  Olivet 1 Wisconsin Lutheran 0 @ Leesburg, Fla. Final
  Lakeland 5 Westminster (Pa.) 4 @ Kissimmee, Fla. Final - 8 innings
Wed., Mar. 13 Rockford 1 Kenyon 2 @ Fort Myers, Fla. Final - 8 innings
  Rockford 7 Alfred St. 5 @ Fort Myers, Fla. Final - 8 innings
Thu., Mar. 14 Western Conn. St. 11 Rockford 0 @ Naples, Fla. Final - 5 innings
  Concordia Chicago 6 Ursinus 2 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  Haverford 3 Wisconsin Lutheran 6 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  Rockford 8 St. Joseph (Conn.) 3 @ Naples, Fla. Final
  Franklin & Marshall 0 Concordia Chicago 1 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  Wisconsin Lutheran 2 Thomas More 1 @ Winter Haven, Fla. Final
  Lakeland 6 Franklin & Marshall 3 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 9 innings
  Marywood 8 Lakeland 5 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
Fri., Mar. 15 Coast Guard 4 Concordia Chicago 11 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  Wisconsin Lutheran 10 Marietta 0 @ Kissimmee, Fla. Final - 5 innings
  Concordia Chicago 10 Utica 1 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 5 innings
  Lakeland 3 Lasell 0 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  Benedictine 17 Smith 7 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  Keene St. 0 Wisconsin Lutheran 6 @ Kissimmee, Fla. Final
  Gordon 3 Lakeland 2 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 9 innings
Sat., Mar. 16 Geneva 0 Benedictine 7 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  Amherst 9 Marian 6 @ Kissimmee, Fla. Final
  Benedictine 3 Clarkson 4 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  Concordia Wisconsin 12 Staten Island 2 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 5 innings
  Marian 10 Mt. St. Mary (N.Y.) 2 @ Kissimmee, Fla. Final - 5 innings
Sun., Mar. 17 Concordia Wisconsin 9 Loras 0 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 5 innings
  Benedictine 0 Geneseo 8 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 5 innings
  Loras 2 Benedictine 3 @ Clermont, Fla. Final - 8 innings
  Marian 8 Western New England 4 @ Kissimmee, Fla. Final
  Macalester 1 Concordia Wisconsin 4 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  Marian 2 Endicott 4 @ Kissimmee, Fla. Final
Mon., Mar. 18 Geneseo 5 Concordia Wisconsin 3 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  Concordia Wisconsin 2 Hope 4 @ Clermont, Fla. Final
  MacMurray 1 Edgewood 9 @ Tucson, Ariz. Final - 5 innings
  Dominican 9 Elmhurst 8 Final
  Edgewood 0 Gustavus Adolphus 1 @ Tucson, Ariz. Final
  Dominican 5 Elmhurst 0 Final


2019 NACC Softball Standings

    Conference Overall
GP W-L PCT RS RA GP W-L PCT RS RA L10 STRK
1 Concordia Wisconsin* 22 19-3 0.864 153 67 35 24-11 0.686 213 114 7-3 Lost 2
2 MSOE # 22 18-4 0.818 114 48 46 34-12 0.739 277 145 8-2 Lost 2
3 Aurora 22 16-6 0.727 133 55 44 28-16 0.636 248 133 7-3 Lost 1
4 Marian 22 15-7 0.682 122 82 41 26-15 0.634 222 162 6-4 Lost 1
^ Benedictine 22 13-9 0.591 138 88 40 27-13 0.675 254 157 5-5 Won 2
5 Dominican 22 12-10 0.545 85 89 42 23-19 0.548 176 158 4-6 Lost 2
6 Wisconsin Lutheran 22 11-11 0.500 89 81 40 23-17 0.575 168 125 6-4 Lost 1
Concordia Chicago 22 11-11 0.500 80 82 38 21-17 0.553 159 146 4-6 Lost 2
Lakeland 22 7-15 0.318 71 111 38 14-24 0.368 133 180 1-9 Lost 9
Rockford 22 6-16 0.273 56 127 40 16-24 0.400 136 200 2-8 Lost 7
Alverno 22 2-20 0.091 61 162 40 12-28 0.300 198 270 3-7 Lost 3
Edgewood 22 2-20 0.091 40 150 34 8-26 0.235 121 196 2-8 Lost 8

*-Conference Champion
#-Tournament Champion & Automatic Qualifier to NCAA Championship
x-Clinched Tournament Berth (or number indicates seed)
^-Not eligible for NACC Tournament (Transition to NCAA Division II)

Glossary
GP: Games Played
W-L: Win-Loss Record
PCT: Winning Percentage
RS: Runs Scored
RA: Runs Allowed
L10: Last 10 games
STRK: Current Streak

Standings are updated with the completion of each game.