Varsity Extra athletes of the week (March 4-9)

Please email nominations to rroberts@idahostatesman.com

BASEBALL

Auggie Francis, Mountain View: The Mavericks began the 2013 season with a sweep of Timberline. In 4-3 and 11-3 victories, Francis — a sophomore left fielder — went a combined 3-for-5 from the plate with a walk, sac fly and six RBIs. He had the game-winning RBI in both games.

SOFTBALL

Sara Hingsberger, Eagle: The Mustangs defeated Boise 11-1 in five innings in the season opener for both teams. In the victory, Hingsberger — a senior first baseman who has committed to Weber State — went 2-for-2 from the plate with five RBIs. Both of Hingsberger’s hits against Boise were home runs.

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