Softball Pitcher of the Week: Amber Johns, North Georgia

Softball Pitcher of the Week:  Amber Johns, North Georgia

Johns pitched 10.2 innings and did not allow a run as she went 2-0 with a 0.00 ERA at the Gulf Coast Invitational.  The sophomore from Powder Springs, Ga., struck out 16 for a 10.50 k/7 average, allowing only three walks.  She pitched 3.2 innings against Auburn-Montgomery, allowing two hits and striking out six as UNG won 5-4.  She then got the start against #3 West Florida, going the distance in an 8-0 shutout, scattering five hits and striking out 10.  Johns is one of three PBC pitchers to win two games on opening weekend and one of 10 pitchers with a 0.00 ERA.  But of those 10, she is one of two who threw 10 or more innings.

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