The Iowa Intercollegiate Conference has announced that Luther freshman Samantha Bratland has been named the league's pitcher of the week for the week ending Sunday, April 3, 2016.
Bratland went 2-0 last week improving to 11-0 on the season. She pitched 12 innings and recorded 20 strikeouts, 10 each against St. Mary's University and UW-Stevens Point. Against Stevens Point, she tossed her second no-hitter of her career and lowered her ERA to 0.84.
This marks the third time she has been named the league's pitcher of the week.
As a team, Luther is 23-1 and is ranked No. 7 in the NCAA III.