Heritage Christian freshman catcher Alyssa Benthagen hit a game-ending grand slam to invoke the mercy-rule in a 10-0 Olympic League victory over Valley Christian. This homerun blast tallied a total of 5, 924 votes this week, and has won the honor of being the SoCal Prep Legends Play of the Week.
Here’s a second look at the Play of the Week:
Final Tally (Total Votes: 9,784)
Heritage Christian’s Alyssa Benthagen hit a game-ending grand slam 61%, 5,924 votes
West Torrance’s Michael Timmerman blasts three-run HR 27%, 2,668 votes
Arleta’s Ysidra Crenshaw cuts down a Poly runner 12%, 1,168 votes
Eddie Kutt delivers timely RBI single 0%, 24 votes
NOTE: The best athletes in Southern California will be honored at the SoCal Prep Legends Awards event June 10 on ABC7 after the NBA Finals.
Also, each Athlete of the Week is announced on ABC7’s 6 p.m. evening news broadcast every Friday. Be sure to tune in!