After being named the MVP of this past weekend’s Tiger Classic, Indiana State sophomore pitcher Taylor Lockwood has been named the Missouri Valley Conference Pitcher of the Week. Lockwood went 2-0 without giving up an earned run pitching 13.2 innings and striking out 11 batters. She is the first ISU player to earn the weekly honor since March of 2013.
The Missouri Valley Conference announced on Monday that ISU guard Bilqis Abdul-Qaadir has been named the MVC Player of the Week. The senior earned the honor thanks to a pair of outstanding performances helping the Sycamores to a 2-0 record. Abdul-Qaadir recorded her first double-double of her career at Wichita State on Sunday with 12 points and 11 assists and posted an 11 point, 3 assists and zero turnover performance vs. Missouri State.