The Iowa Intercollegiate Conference has announced that Luther senior short stop Anna Strien (Cedar Falls, Iowa/Waterloo Columbus) has been the league's Position Player of the Week for the week ending Sunday, May 6, 2018.
Strien batted .666 with 5-RBIs while helping Luther capture the Iowa Conference Tournament championship for a third-consecutive year. She also drew 4 walks, had a double and hit a three-run shot in Luther’s semifinal win over Central.
In Luther’s five games last week Strien went 6-for-11 at the plate with 5-RBIs, 6-runs, 4-doubles and 1-home run. The Norse senior also set Luther’s career record for RBIs (165-currently) and doubles (55-currently).
This is Strien’s fourth Position Player of the Week honor (5/6/18, 3/4/18, 4/2/17, 3/5/17).