Hintz MVP for Augie softball
LeROY — Freshman pitcher Sarah Hintz has been named co-most valuable player for the Augustana softball team this past season. Hintz, a LeRoy High School graduate, had an 8-7 record with a team-low 2.17 ERA, while striking out 78 in 116 innings. She was fifth in the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin with a 2.24 ERA during conference play. She shared the award with senior outfielder Melissa Nelson.
Russow picks Illinois College
CORNELL — Flanagan-Cornell High School’s Kate Russow will continue her basketball career at Illinois College in Jacksonville. Russow won five varsity letters for the Falcons, three in basketball and two in volleyball.