April 03, 2006
Lindenschmidt garners GLVC honors
University of Southern Indiana junior second baseman Audra Lindenschmidt
(Evansville, Indiana) has been named the Great Lakes Valley Conference Softball Player of the Week after leading the Screaming Eagles to a 3-1 record this past weekend at the Great Lakes Regional Shootout in Wheeling West Virginia.
USI (17-12) defeated West Liberty State (5-2), Wheeling Jesuit University (8-3), and West Virginia Wesleyan College (7-6) after falling to Gannon University (4-2) to open the weekend.
In the 7-6 victory over West Virginia Wesleyan, Lindenschmidt scored the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning to lead the Eagles to their third straight win. She was 4-for-4 with a double and an RBI in that contest.
For the week, Lindenschmidt batted .533 with a home run, a double, three runs scored, and six runs batted in. She recorded a RBI in every one of the Eagles' four games, including three against Wheeling Jesuit.
For the season, Lindenschmidt leads the Eagles with a .379 batting average and 26 RBIs.
The Eagles return to action Tuesday when they host Brescia University in a 3 p.m. doubleheader. They return to GLVC action Saturday when they visit Bellarmine University.
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