Hope Klicker Named SoCon Pitcher of the Week

Lefty sophomore plays a key role in CofC’s 4-0 week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – College of Charleston sophomore pitcher Hope Klicker was named the Southern Conference Softball Pitcher of the Week as announced by the league office on Monday afternoon.

Hope Klicker - CofC Softball

Hope Klicker
CofC Softball

Klicker (Walla Walla, Wash.) went 2-0 in the circle in two appearances last week, throwing complete games in both outings. The lefty recorded a 0.50 ERA after allowing just one run in 14 innings. Klicker allowed only seven hits and did not walk a single batter, while striking out 22. She did not allow an extra-base hit and held her opponents to a .143 batting average.


Klicker’s outings were instrumental in CofC’s 4-0 week with wins over Wagner and South Carolina State. The Cougars have won six straight to move to 6-3 on the season.


Klicker and the rest of the team face a tough task on Thursday, Feb. 28 with No. 4 Tennessee coming to Patriots Point for a single game. First pitch is slated for 3 p.m.