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Eagle of the Month
Kayleigh Behymer
Kayleigh Behymer
Softball
June 1, 2017

Sophomore pitcher Kayleigh Behymer has been named the Female Eagle of the Month for May due to her dazzling performance in the Heart Postseason Softball Tournament.

Behymer went 5-0 in the tournament, including 3-0 on Saturday, May 6th to help the Eagles to their second Heart Tournament Championship in three seasons, and their second trip to the NAIA Softballl World Series Opening Round.

In the Heart Tournament, Behymer tossed a program record 36 innings over the six games, striking out 13 and walking just 4 batters. The sophomore tossed 20.1 innings on Championship Saturday, giving up just 2 runs as the Eagles went 3-0, defeating MNU in extra innings before beating Evangel twice to claim the Heart crown.

Behymer finished the season with a program record 22 victories, and is now the program's all-time wins leader with 34.