Your Alabama Pro Athlete of the Week is Patrick Kaukovalta. Kaukovalta won the Men’s Singles title at the TEHO Sport Finnish Tour event in Hanko. Kaukovalta, the 5-seed, defeated the tournament’s Top 3 seeds in the quarters, semis, and finals in order to win the title.
Others of note:
Dylan Ray pitched 5 scoreless innings to extending his streak of not allowing a run to 17 2/3 innings.
Sam Praytor was 4-for-7 with 2 RBI in 2 games for Jupiter.
Will Carter picked up 2 saves for York.
Morgan McCullough was 4-for-8 in his 2 games.
Montana Fouts struck out 6 batters in 2 innings of work for Team USA at the WBSC Women’s Softball World Cup.
Jiwon Jeon finished 5th at the Hartford Healthcare Women’s Championship.
Dicky Pride finished T-7th at the Kaulig Companies Championship.
Lee Hodges finished T-12th at the Genesis Scottish Open.
Frankie Capan finished T-14th at the The Ascendant on the Korn Ferry Tour.
Brandon Miller had a 26 point, 6 rebound game at the Las Vegas Summer League.
Keon Ellis averaged 15.7 points, 6.0 rebounds, 3.3 assists, and 2.7 steals across 3 Summer League games, including a 19 point, 7 rebound game.
J.D. Davison had an 11 point, 11 rebound, 6 assist game at the Las Vegas Summer League.