A pair of McLennan Community College baseball players and one softball player were recognized by the North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference on Wednesday.
MCC’s Bailey Horn was named the conference’s pitcher of the week and catcher Jackson Nichols won the player of the week honor. Horn, a left-hander from West, struck out seven in just four innings in the Highlanders’ 10-0 run-rule win over Angelina. Nichols hit .500 with a double and a walk-off home run.
MCC softball’s Emily Gray won pitcher of the week honors. The freshman from Florence picked up two wins over Western Texas and recorded five strikeouts in 6.2 innings.