LOUISVILLE, Ky. – alabama junior pitcher Montana mistakes was named 2021 Schutt Sports / NFCA Division-I Pitcher of the Year, announced on Friday.
Fouts, a unanimous NFCA All-American first team, has gone 27-4 this season with a 1.61 ERA and led all pitchers with 349 strikeouts, the third-highest in all-time history. Alabama in one season. She threw double-digit strikeouts in 22 games, including 14 in a perfect match against UCLA at the Women’s College World Series, the fifth in World Series history and the first since 2000. She was named co-pitcher of the year SEC and SEC MVP tournament, leading the Crimson Tide to its sixth tournament title.
The Schutt Sports / NFCA Pitcher of the Year award was first presented in 2019, an additional award alongside the Player of the Year award that had been awarded since 2016. The award was voted on by members. of the National Fastpitch Coaches Association NCAA Division I All-American Committee.
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