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  • Oct. 11 - Softball vs OLLU - No Team Score - recap
  • Oct. 3 - Softball vs University of the Incarnate Word - No Team Score
  • Oct. 3 - Softball vs San Jacinto College - No Team Score
  • Oct. 3 - Softball vs Blinn College - No Team Score
  • Sep. 26 - Softball vs Laredo CC - No Team Score
  • Sep. 26 - Softball vs Trinity University - No Team Score
  • Sep. 26 - Softball vs American Freedom - No Team Score
  • May. 2 - Softball vs University of the Southwest - L 1-3 (9 Innings) - recap - stats
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Alissa Huerta and Shelby Blanar received conference honors.
Southwestern Assemblies of God Univ
Softball - Wed, Feb. 15, 2012 - by Patricia Constantin

WACO, TEXAS (Feb. 15, 2012) -- Alissa Huerta of Our Lady of the Lake University earned recognition as the Red River Athletic Conference (RRAC) Softball Player of the Week for Feb. 6-12, while the Lady Saints' Shelby Blanar was selected as the RRAC Softball Pitcher of the Week for the same dates.


Huerta, a junior outfielder from Edinburg, Texas, lifted OLLU to a double-header sweep of Southwestern Assemblies of God University (SAGU) in the first conference games of the season for both teams on Saturday. She was 3-for-6 on the day including a double, triple and three RBIs as the Saints won by scores of 8-0 and 9-1.

Huerta joined the team last year after transferring from St. Mary's University. In high school, she was a member of the All-District First-Team her sophomore, junior and seniors years. Last year, Huerta received RRAC Scholar Athlete honors. She is majoring in math and minioring in kinesiology.


Blanar, a sophomore pitcher from Pearland, Texas, didn't allow a hit in 3 1/3 innings of work to close out the second game against SAGU. She struck out three and walked one as OLLU started the season at 2-0.

Blanar is a newcomer on the Saints team this year. She is a transfer from Ranger College, where she made the Dean's List in the spring of 2010.