Pitchers Maddie Roukey and Ethan Samangy are this week’s Yours Truly Athletes of the Week.
Roukey, a freshman on the Hudson softball team, had 11 hits in her last 16 at bats for a .688 batting average. She had three doubles and three RBIs. In the circle, she won her seventh game of the season and recorded 16 strikeouts in 13-2/3 innings pitched. She finished with a team-leading .468 batting average and 36 hits.
Samangy, a junior on the Hudson baseball team, has a 5-0 record with a 1.25 earned run average. He also has 27 strikeouts in 28 innings pitched. He threw a two-hit shutout against Cuyahoga Falls and allowed zero runs in five innings against Wadsworth earlier in the season. He also pitched a 4-0 shutout against the Black Tigers during sectional play and also recently defeated Twinsburg in a regular-season contest.