Junior Paiten “PJ” Turner is an Athlete of the Week for Springfield High School. This past week PJ led the #6 state-ranked Blue Devils to a perfect 3-0 week to help them maintain first place in the NLL. Offensively PJ went 6-for-10 at the plate and she scored four runs. Defensively at third base, she was part of 13 key plays for the week. Softball Coach Rob Gwozdz said of PJ, “PJ has been very instrumental in the Blue Devils’ success so far this season. Her leadership and dedication with this young team have been a tremendous asset.” Congratulations, PJ!
The Athlete of the Week awards are sponsored by the Springfield Athletic Boosters.