Duke, Georgia Tech Receive Weekly ACC Softball Honors – The ACC

GREENSBORO, N.C. (theACC.com) – Georgia Tech catcher Emma Kauf has been named the ACC Softball Player of the Week, while fellow Yellow Jacket Blake Neleman and Duke’s Peyton St. George were selected as Co-Pitchers of the Week.
A freshman from Lincoln, Nebraska, Kauf hit better than .500 in four of five games Georgia Tech played on the week. She leads the conference in batting average (.692), hits (9), doubles (4), total bases (19) and is tied for the lead in walks (6). She has the second-highest mark in the league in runs scored (7) and RBI (7). The leadoff hitter ranks third in the ACC in slugging percentage (1.462) and is tied for third in home runs (2).
Neleman was a major factor in Georgia Tech’s best start since 2013, tossing three complete games. She currently holds the second-best ERA in the ACC at 0.41 through 17 innings of work with the most starts (3) and the most wins