Ridgeland’s Kaitlyn Hill voted SBLive’s Mississippi High School Softball Player of the Week

Congratulations to Ridgeland freshman Kaitlyn Hill for being voted SBLive’s Mississippi High School Softball Player of the Week for March 29-April 4!

Hill went 4 for 4 at the plate in a 21-1 win against Canton. She also pitched 2 innings and had 6 strikeouts allowing only 1 run, finishing the game with an era of 0.00.

Hill received 44.51% of the vote, beating out Walnut’s Cadence Rolison, who finished with 31.38%. Walnut’s Elizabeth Glissen finished third with 19.04% and Northwest Rankin’s Sydney Phillips was fourth with 3.82%. There were over 41,000 votes tallied this week! 

If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email regan@scorebooklive.com or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sblivems.

Here are the other athletes who were nominated for March 29-April 4:

Holly Craft, Raleigh: Gave up just one run in 14 innings of work in the circle in back-to-back wins over Morton and Taylorsville. She gave up eight hits, issued two walks and struck out 19 batters.

Paige Kilgore, Houston: Went 7-for-10 at the plate with three doubles and three RBIs and allowed just one earned run in 13.2 innings with 29 strikeouts in a 3-0 week for the Lady Hilltoppers.

Ramsey Montgomery, Mantachie: Went 3-for-4 at the plate with two doubles, a home run and two RBIs and struck out 14 hitters in seven innings of work to pick up the win in a 12-0 victory over East Union.

Sydney Phillips, Northwest Rankin: Went 7-for-11, scored seven runs and drove in four more in a 2-2 week for the Lady Cougars.

McKaylee Polk, Senatobia: Went 4-for-8 at the plate, scored five runs and drove in another in a two-game series with Kosciusko. Also picked up the win in the second game, allowing three runs on eight hits in seven innings of work in the circle.

Cadence Rolison, Walnut: Went 14-for-15 at the plate with four doubles and drove in eight runs in a 3-2 week for the Lady Wildcats.

Celeste Study, St. Martin: Threw a no-hitter against Picayune, working all seven innings of a 2-0 win and striking out nine batters while issuing just one walk.

Megan Vinson, DeSoto Central: Went the distance to pick up the win in a 5-0 victory over Lewisburg, allowing just two hits in seven innings with 17 strikeouts and one walk. Also went 4-for-5 at the plate with two RBIs.

Savannah Wilbanks, DeSoto Central: Went 3-for-5 at the plate with a double, drove in four runs and scored five more in back-to-back wins over Barlett (Tennessee) and Lewisburg.

Elizabeth Glissen, Walnut: Glissen went 4 for 5 batting with 4 RBI’s, helping Walnut win their second game to capture the series 20-2 over Stray Horn on Thursday night. 

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