UHV players receive weekly honors
By ADVOCATE STAFF REPORT
March 31, 2011 at 11:01 p.m.
Updated March 30, 2011 at 10:31 p.m.
The University of Houston-Victoria's Broc Haymon and Ashley Winegeart have been named the Association of Independent Institutions Male and Female Athletes of the Week for the week ending March 28.
Haymon, a senior from Bridge City, pitched his third straight complete game in a 7-1 win over LSU-Alexandria. He struck out 12 and allowed just six hits over seven innings.
It was Haymon's third straight game to record 10 or more strikeouts.
Winegeart, a senior from Corpus Christi Carroll, hit .500 to help the Jaguars go 5-1 against Prairie View A&M, LSU-Alexandria and Central Baptist College.
Winegeart went 7 for 14, with a triple, two doubles, scored three runs and had three RBIs with a .786 slugging percentage.
Winegeart is the third UHV softball player to earn female athlete of the week honors this season.