Wabash Valley Conference sophomore Mallory Rutz, a 2015 Highland High School graduate, was one of the top hitters on a very successful Lady Warriors squad.
Rutz, a third baseman, hit a hefty .420 with a .454 on-base percentage to along with four home runs, 18 doubles, two triples, 57 RBIs and 74 runs scored to help Wabash Valley reach as high as 12th in the nation. The Lady Warriors finished with an impressive 52-8 overall record, which included a 32-4 ledger to be crowned co-champions of the 10-team Great River Athletic Conference along with Lake Land College.
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