Your Alabama Pro Athlete of the Week is Matt Foster. Foster was credited with 4 holds in White Sox wins this week, pitching 3.2 hitless, scoreless innings while striking out 5 batters. Foster lowered his season ERA to 0.66 and his WHIP ratio to 0.80.
Runner-up this week is Krystal Rivers. Rivers won her 4th league championship in 6 years, as Allianz Stuttgart won Germany’s Volley Bundesliga best-of-5 championship in 5 games over Potsdam. Rivers and Stuttgart survived 2 championship points in Game 4 before a straight-set win in Game 5. Rivers had a season-high 71% attack efficiency in the final game.
Others of note:
Kord Ferguson won the Men’s Discus Throw at a meet at Wichita State.
Haley Teel won the Women’s Shot Put at the Tennessee Challenge.
Davis Shore finished T-8th at the PGA Tour Latinoamerica event in Colombia.
Robby Shelton finished T-8th at the Korn Ferry Tour stop in Nashville.
Ricky Tarrant had a 17 point, 7 rebound game for Dinamo Bucuresti to tie up its quarterfinal series at 1-1.
Nick King had 17 points and 7 rebounds for Capo d’Orlando.
Bradley Sylve had 3 tackles and made a big special teams play on a muffed kick to help lead Philadelphia to a USFL win.