Washington named MW Pitcher of the Week

Posted at 9:12 PM, Feb 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-28 23:12:00-05

Boise State softball senior pitcher Christina Washington was named Mountain West Pitcher of the Week, the conference announced.  It is the first Mountain West weekly honor for Washington.

Washington, went 3-0 this past weekend in Charleston, South Carolina.  She finished her weekend by throwing the first perfect game in Boise State history, going five perfect innings in an 8-0, five-inning win over Maryland Eastern Shore.

For the weekend, Washington tossed two shutouts, struck out 12 batters and sported an ERA of 1.06.

Boise State (11-2), currently on a 10-game winning streak, hosts Cal State Northridge Friday at 3:30 p.m.