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2024 Pac-12 Softball Tournament

May 8-11, 2024 | Boyd & Jill Smith Family Stadium | Stanford, CA

Pac-12 Softball Weekly Awards - April 22, 2024

Apr 22, 2024

PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Kaiah Altmeyer, So., UTIL, Arizona (San Diego, Calif.) >> 3 G, .625 AVG, 1.500 SLG, 6 RBI, 5 R, 2 HR

  • Went 5-for-8 (.625) to lead No. 19 Arizona to a three-game sweep of Arizona State.
  • Doubled in the tying run, and hit a walk-off solo home run in the series opener (W, 3-2).
  • Scored three times, had three RBI and went 2-for-2 with a two-run home run in Saturday’s run-rule victory (13-3).
  • Had a RBI single on Sunday (W, 9-8) and made a home run-robbing catch in the seventh inning to help seal the win.
  • First career Pac-12 Player of the Week award for Altmeyer. 

ALSO NOMINATED: Tianna Bell, CAL; Ariel Carlson, ORE; Emily Jones, STAN; Megan Grant, UCLA; Abby Dayton, UTAH; Brooke Nelson, WASH.

PITCHER OF THE WEEK: Taylor Tinsley, So., P, UCLA (Lawrenceville, Ga.) >> 3 G, 3-0, 15.2 IP, 8.94 K/7, 0.00 ERA, 0.51 WHIP

  • Pitched in all three games in the sweep of No. 5 Stanford, recording three wins.
  • Threw all nine innings in Friday’s opener, striking out a career-high 15 while allowing just five hits and no walks in the victory (1-0).
  • Fanned three over four innings on Saturday, entering the game in the fourth inning and pitched out of a two-on, no-out jam (W, 9-3).
  • Retired the final eight batters on Sunday, striking out two in the 2-0 win.
  • Second Pac-12 Pitcher of the Week honor for Tinsley, who also won the award on February 26, 2024.

ALSO NOMINATED: Aissa Silva, ARIZ; Elise Sokolosky, ORE; Mariah Lopez, UTAH.

FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK: Regan Shockey, Fr., UTIL, Arizona (Chino Hills, Calif.) >> 3 G, .455 AVG, 5 TB, 3 R, 2 RBI

  • Hit .455 (5-for-11) over the weekend, scoring three times in the sweep of Arizona State.
  • Went 1-for-4 with two runs scored in Saturday’s run-rule victory (13-3).
  • Tied a career high with four hits on Sunday, drove in a pair and scored twice including the game winner in the seventh inning (9-8).
  • Fourth Pac-12 Freshman of the Week award for Shockey.

ALSO NOMINATED: Kaitlyn Terry, UCLA; Shonty Passi, UTAH; Sidne Peters, WASH.

  Player Pitcher Freshman
Feb. 12 Ariel Carlson, ORE NiJaree Canady, STAN Jadyn Glab, WASH
Feb. 19 Elon Butler, CAL Ruby Meylan, WASH Regan Shockey, ARIZ
Feb. 26 Maya Brady, UCLA Taylor Tinsley, UCLA Regan Shockey, ARIZ
March 4 Jillian Celis, WASH NiJaree Canady, STAN Ava Gall, STAN
March 11 Maya Brady, UCLA NiJaree Canady, STAN Paige Doerr, OSU
March 18 Sharlize Palacios, UCLA Regan Krause, STAN Kaitlyn Terry, UCLA
March 25 Acacia Anders, CAL Morgan Scott, ORE Kaitlyn Terry, UCLA
April 1 Rylee Holtorf, WASH NiJaree Canady, STAN Sidne Peters, WASH
April 8 Aliya Belarde, UTAH Logan Hulon, OSU Regan Shockey, ARIZ
April 15 Olivia DiNardo, ARIZ Mariah Lopez, UTAH Ava Gall, STAN
April 22 Kaiah Altmeyer, ARIZ Taylor Tinsley, UCLA Regan Shockey, ARIZ