COMMERCE — Texas A&M University-Commerce’s Katie Dean has been named the Lone Star Conference Pitcher of the Week. The award was announced Tuesday by the league.

Dean, a sophomore from Whitesboro, was an ace for the Lions in their tournament last weekend. She had two wins and a save in three appearances. Dean held hitters to just a .190 average with 11 strikeouts and an ERA of 1.80 in 11.2 innings pitched.