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Skaggs named MSC Pitcher of the Week


PIKEVILLE - University of Pikeville junior Hannah Skaggs has been named the Mid-South Conference Pitcher of the Week. 

A Magoffin County High School graduate, Skaggs notched a pair of wins on her way to claiming the conference's weekly award. Skaggs allowed only one earned run in 13 total innings. She started the week with a complete game win against Kentucky Christian University. In the victory over KCU, Skaggs  gave up only three hits and struck out six. Then, following the win over Kentucky Christian University, Skaggs posted another complete game win over Alice Lloyd College. She gave up three hits while recording three strikeouts in the triumph over Alice Lloyd College, a regional rival. 

The University of Pikeville softball team was 8-6 through its first 14 games in the 2019 season. The Bears were facing Cincinnati Christian University in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina at press time on Tuesday. Results from the Pikeville-Cincinnati Christian softball game were unavailable at press time.  


Steve LeMaster