Goree Named Region 8 Pitcher of the Week

Goree Named Region 8 Pitcher of the Week

Morgan Goree has been named NJCAA Region 8 Softball Pitcher of the Week

She went 5-0, with a 0.56 ERA in five appearances during the voting period and helped Chipola battle through the loser’s bracket at the FCSAA State Tournament and earn a berth to St. George. Goree tossed complete-game shutouts vs. Hillsborough and NJCAA No. 16 Indian River State, the latter in an elimination game. Inheriting a 2-1 deficit, she shut out No. 9 Central Florida over the final three innings then picked up the win when Chipola rallied for a 4-2 victory. She started and held No. 7 Seminole State to one earned run in four innings in a 6-2 win that clinched a berth to the NJCAA Tournament. In 25 total innings in the circle, she allowed only 18 hits, four runs (two earned) and four walks while striking out 29.