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2020 Big Ten Player Power Ranking

(Photo by Stephen Mally via Iowa Athletics)

Softball America will rank the Big Ten's top 10 players each week of the 2020 college softball season.

See SA's updated Big Ten Player Power Ranking below.

Updated on: 3/11/2020
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    Meghan Beaubien

    Michigan P

    2020 Stats: 7-5, 1.52 ERA, 73.2 IP, 90 SO
    Beaubien continued her dominance this weekend, allowing only three runs and six hits through 10.2 innings pitched. She had 17 strikeouts in two games, with 12 of those coming in Michigan’s 5-1 win over Cal State Fullerton. Against UCLA, Beaubien struck out five Bruins and was perfect through three innings before allowing two runs in the fourth.

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    Tristen Edwards

    Nebraska OF

    2020 Stats: .434 BA, 28 R, 33 H, 10 2B, 11 HR, 22 RBI, 1.000 SLG, .482 OBP
    Edwards made the Nebraska record books over the weekend, becoming just the third player in Husker history to hit at least 40 career home runs and 40 career doubles. She was 2-for-4 with a leadoff home run in that same game. She was also 2-for-3 with two doubles and an RBI in Nebraska's loss to ASU.

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    Amber Fiser

    Minnesota P

    2020 Stats: 9-7, 2.26 ERA, 96 IP, 139 SO
    Fiser was one strike away from a perfect game in Minnesota's win over Cal Poly, giving up a single hit and fanning 11 in the process.

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    Allison Doocy

    Iowa P

    2020 Stats: 1.54 ERA, 7-2, 68.1 IP, 102 SO
    Doocy had another strong week and gave the Hawkeyes a shutout win over Ohio, allowing only three hits and one walk, while fanning four.

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    Natalie DenHartog

    Minnesota UTL

    2020 Stats: .425 BA, 20 R, 31 H, 5 2B, 7 HR, 26 RBI, .781 SLG, .538 OBP
    DenHartog was on fire at the plate over the weekend. She hit her seventh home run of the year against Long Beach State, and had seven RBI and six hits in total.

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    Nia Carter

    Iowa INF

    2020 Stats: .509 BA, 9 R, 28 H, 2 2B, 1 3B, 9 RBI, .582 SLG, .542 OBP
    The freshman had six hits in 13 at-bats over the weekend, going 2-for-2 with a walk against Loyola Chicago. Against Ohio, Carter led her team offensively, going 3-for-3 at the plate.

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    MaKenna Partain

    Minnesota INF

    2020 Stats: .354 BA, 21 R, 28 H, 7 2B, 1 3B, 4 HR, 19 RBI, .620 SLG, 14 BB, .469 OBP
    Partain hit her seventh double of the season against Cal State Fullerton. She also walked three times and was hit by a pitch against Cal Poly. Though she didn't record any official at-bats against Cal Poly, Partain collected two stolen bases and scored four runs in that game.

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    Kayla Konwent

    Wisconsin INF

    2020 Stats: .406 BA, 11 R, 26 H, 5 2B, 7 HR, 14 RBI, 16 BB, .813 SLG, .542 OBP
    Konwent is back to her powerful ways. She belted three home runs over the weekend, with one coming against Iowa State and two taking place against UMass.

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    Emily Goodin

    Indiana P

    2020 Stats: 7-7, 2.11 ERA, 89.2 IP, 86 SO
    After a week off, Goodin collected 15 strikeouts over the weekend. She had eight Ks against SIUE and also pitched a shutout against Boise State.

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    Skye Webb

    Purdue OF

    2020 Stats: .380 BA, 22 R, 30 H, 6 2B, 4 3B, 4 HR, 25 RBI, .709 SLG, 8-8 SB
    Webb had a strong weekend. She homered against Colorado State, had two RBI in Purdue's loss to Kennesaw State and collected two hits in each of her team's final two games of the weekend.


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