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Softball: Ohio State shortstop Lilli Piper named Big Ten Player of the Week

Ohio State sophomore shortstop Lilli Piper was named the Big Ten Player of the Week, the conference announced in a release on Monday afternoon.

Piper hit .727 last weekend during the Buckeyes’ weekend sweep of Maryland, hitting two home runs — including one grand slam — and driving in eight runs. She had multiple base hits in each of the three games and had a 1.364 slugging percentage and .750 on-base percentage.

On the season, Piper leads the team in several statistical categories with a .412 batting average, 35 hits, 30 RBIs, 64 total bases and a .753 slugging percentage.

OSU host Wright State on Wednesday at 5 p.m. in its home opener after playing its first 25 games on the road.

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