COLUMBUS, Miss. –Cara Hopper, senior softball player, has been selected as the June 2018 Renasant Bank Player of the Month. The Steens, Miss. native closed out the 2018 softball season in epic fashion helping her team place fifth in the USCAA Small College World Series. In four appearances with one start for a complete game, Hopper pitched 18.1 innings for 29 strikeouts. She was also recognized as a 2018 USCAA All-Academic member.
During the 2018 season, Hopper held a 7-7 record with 21 appearances, 14 starts, and five complete games. She pitched 88.1 innings for 76 strikeouts and a 3.09 earned run average.
She will complete her degree in pre-physical therapy in August of 2018.