Gandara voted pitching HERO of the week

Gandara voted pitching HERO of the week

With a majority of the Week 7 vote, Big South Pitcher of the Week Cheyenne Gandara was voted D1 Softball Pitching HERO of the week as announced by HERO Sports News on Friday afternoon.

Gandara received 63.64 percent of the vote after shutting out Gardner-Webb with a one-hitter through six innings last Saturday, tying a program best 12 strikeouts in the 5-0 Buccaneer victory.

Also nominated for Softball Pitching HERO of the week: Cerissa Rivera (Cal State Fullerton), Megan Betsa (Michigan), Tori Free (St. John's), Rachael Knapp (Central Michigan).

HERO of the Week is a national award program that recognizes the best individual performances of the week in each division of several NCAA Sports. Nominees are posted at the beginning of each week and a fan vote determines the winner.

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