Clarksville, Ark.-University of the Ozarks junior pitcher Chanceree Catlett was named the American Southwest Conference East Division Pitcher of the Week, announced by the league office on Monday afternoon.
Catlett, a 5-6 right-hander from Booneville, threw a one-hitter in 6.0 innings of work to lead Ozarks (5-3, 0-0) to a 3-0 non-conference victory over Eureka College in game one of the Lady Eagles’ midweek doubleheader. Catlett struck out four and walked two in the shutout win. Catlett held Eureka in check throughout the contest as she forced numerous ground outs and fly outs to secure the win. Catlett (3-1) sports a 2.58 ERA and leads the team in innings pitched (21.2) and is tied for the team-lead in strikeouts (14). Catlett has produced back-to-back solid outings in her last two starts. She pitched 7.0 innings and allowed only one run and struck out five in a 5-1 win over Concordia-Austin on March 4. She is a graduate of Booneville High School where she was a three-time All-Conference player and earned All-Region and All-State.