McPherson, KS – Central Christian College softball player, Lyssa Ritchhart, has been named A.I.I. Conference Athlete of the Week for her exploits on the diamond last week.
Ritchhart, a sophomore from Orlando, Florida helped lead the Tigers to a pair of victories and a season series sweep over crosstown rival McPherson College.
She was 5 for 8 in the series with a double, a stolen base, three RBI, and three runs scored. She was 4 for 5 in the second game that included the game winning hit in the bottom of the seventh inning capping off the team's second come from behind win of the day.
Lyssa and her teammates are now 6-19 on the season following a split with Sterling on Monday. They are on the road Tuesday for a doubleheader in Omaha, Nebraska against College of St. Mary.
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