On Tuesday the Southeastern Conference announced the softball week eight players of the week.
Gators freshman catcher Jordan Roberts was named the SEC’s Freshman of the Week.
Per the SEC release:
Roberts posted a .545 batting average with six hits (including two home runs), 10 RBI and two runs scored as the Gators picked up four wins this past week, including the series sweep of No. 23/24 Arkansas. She tallied three multi-RBI games out of the four played on the weekend, which included her second 4 RBI performance of the season. Roberts leads the Gators in multi-RBI games with 10 so far on the season. She belted her fifth and sixth home run of the season, which now puts her as the leader amongst Gators in that category this season.
Roberts, from Live Oak, Florida, is hitting .329 on the season and leads Florida with six home runs. Roberts has also added 32 RBI. Roberts has played flawless defense in one of the toughest positions on the field.