MACON, Ga.—JU softball third baseman Ashley Simon was named the Atlantic Sun Player of the Week for her efforts in the Dolphins five wins this past week.
The sophomore receives the award for the first time in her career after leading the Dolphins with a .688 batting average and posting nine RBI. Simon had 11 hits in the five wins including four doubles and two home runs. Her 1.313 slugging % over the span also was tops on the team.
Simon and the Dolphins return to action Wednesday when they travel to Daytona, Fla. to take on Bethune-Cookman for the third time this season. The Dolphins have won the previous two contests 2-0 and 3-2. The single game is scheduled to begin at 4 p.m.