Softball: Coogan named WAC Pitcher of the Week

Melissa Coogan's four wins last week for the Rainbow Wahine helps her earn her first P.O.W. honor.

DENVER – Hawai‘i's Melissa Coogan has been named the Western Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week. It's Coogan's first player of the week honor.

Coogan, a sophomore from West Hills, Calif., allowed only three earned runs for the Rainbow Wahine, as Hawai‘i went 4-2 on the week. Coogan went 4-0, including winning both ends of a doubleheader at Loyola Marymount. She shut out the Lions 2-0 in the second game of that twin bill. She ended the week with a 0.72 ERA with 12 strikeouts. She threw in 5-of-6 Rainbow Wahine games last week. She also earned wins against
Southern Utah and UC Riverside.

Other pitcher of the week nominees included: Maren Genow,
Tulsa.


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