Thacker Earns Weekly Mid-Con Pitching Honor
Monday, March 5, 2007

Ryan Thacker

Elmhurst, Ill.—Centenary freshman pitcher Ryan Thacker has been named the Mid-Continent Conference Softball Pitcher of the Week by the league office. Thacker helped the Ladies win the Bronze Division Championship at the Georgia Tech Buzz Classic last weekend and the Maroon and White have won 10 of their last 11 games overall.


Thacker, from Alto, Texas, went 2-0 on the week with a 1.78 ERA while allowing only one walk and striking out 10 batters. Centenary went 4-1 in her five appearances and did not lose any of the four games she started. The Ladies were 7-1 over the entire week, losing only to #21 Georgia Tech on its home field.


Thacker and the rest of the Centenary squad returns to action on Tuesday when the Ladies host rival Louisiana Tech at the Centenary Softball Complex at 6 p.m.