The American Rivers Conference (A-R-C) has announced that Luther College sophomore Courtney Cooper (Lansing, Iowa/Kee High) has been named the league's Pitcher of the Week for the week ending Sunday, March 31.
During Luther's annual spring trip to the PFX Spring Games in Clermont, Florida, Cooper posted a 4-0 record, helping lead Luther to a record of 10-1 during the week.
In four games and 21 innings of work, she had an ERA of 0.99, allowed 16 hits and only three earned runs. She posted wins over Franklin College (8-1), No. 17 UW-Whitewater (3-2), New Rochelle College (8-1) and UW-Stout (5-2). In the victory over UW-Whitewater, Cooper allowed five hits and one earned run.
She improved her season record to 6-0 with an ERA of 0.75. Luther is now 16-3 overall.