Kurtz named HCAC Player of the WeekMay 1, 2000
Erin Kurtz, a senior pitcher (Wooster, OH/Smithville), has been named the Heartland Conference Player of the Week for her efforts in three games last week.
This is the second HCAC Player of the Week award for Kurtz this season. This season she has set school records for strikeouts in a season (123), career strikeouts (355) and career wins (37). She is one win away from tying her own school record for wins in a season (12).
Kurtz is 11-4 so far this season with a 1.13 ERA. Bluffton, currently 17-13 overall and 9-5 in the HCAC, will host Heidelberg College on Tuesday in a non-league double header before beginning play in the HCAC Tournament on Friday at Franklin.
Bluffton won the 1999 HCAC Tournament Championship.